Survivor: Millennials vs. Gen X - Jeff Pitman's recaps

Ep.14: Adam's evening

Episode 14: Adam's evening

Published: December 20, 2016


Jeff Pitman takes a look back at Adam's deserving win, Hannah's and Ken's undershown games, some surprising numbers in not voting people out, and the overall success of Survivor: Millennials vs. Gen X.

Pre-Ep.14: Jury jeopardy

Pre-Episode 14: Jury jeopardy

Published: December 12, 2016


Jeff Pitman, Andy Baker, and Pat Ferrucci join the Survivor Blogoverse prediction game, facing off against their compatriots at Inside Survivor, Reality Blurred, and the RHAP blogs in trying to forecast the jury votes of Millennials vs. Gen X.

Ep.13: Fun, painful, beautiful, amazing

Episode 13: Fun, painful, beautiful, amazing

Published: December 9, 2016


Jeff Pitman examines the intersection of enthusiastic, good-spirited gameplay and touching personal drama that has elevated this season above standard reality-competition fare, as exemplified in Episode 13 of Millennials vs. Gen X.

Ep.12: From Adam to Zeke

Episode 12: From Adam to Zeke

Published: December 5, 2016


Jeff Pitman looks at the rise of Adam and the fall of Zeke, the curious case of Will, and the four leading contenders for the win after Episode 12 of Millennials vs. Gen X.

Eps.10-11: Wasted opportunity

Episode 11: Wasted opportunity

Published: November 29, 2016


Jeff Pitman somehow finds things to complain about (but also praise, obviously) with the excellent double-episodes 10 & 11 of Millennials vs. Gen X. Plus vidcaps.

Ep.9: Game changers?

Episode 9: Game changers?

Published: November 21, 2016


Jeff Pitman examines three Survivor-altering developments you may have missed in Episode 9 of Millennials vs. Gen X. Plus vidcaps.

Ep.8: Heartwarming - The Millennials finally find their goat, then set him free

Episode 8: Heartwarming - The Millennials finally find their goat, then set him free

Published: November 13, 2016


Jeff Pitman explores the briefly interesting but ultimately underwhelming merge, the emerging goat, the live-grenade advantage, and the purple bootee from Episode 8 of Millennials vs. Gen X.

Ep.7: Smoked by Jay

Episode 7: Smoked by Jay

Published: November 8, 2016


Jeff Pitman sorts through the blindside in Episode 7 of Survivor: Millennials vs. Gen X, ponders the merge, then distracts you with vidcaps.

Game 7: The Cubs, stats, and Survivor

Game 7: The Cubs, stats, and Survivor

Published: November 6, 2016


Jeff Pitman basks in the reflected glory of a Cubs World Series win, and reflects on how watching every Cubs game one summer long ago was the reality TV of its time.

Ep.6: Free of shipping

Episode 6: Free of shipping

Published: November 1, 2016


Jeff Pitman ponders showmances, Michaela's comparable players, and surprising strategists in Episode 6 of Survivor: Millennials vs. Gen X. With requisite vidcaps.

Three strikes

Episode 5: Three strikes

Published: October 25, 2016


Jeff Pitman weighs (again) the pros and cons of Survivor's apparent infatuation with swapping into three tribes, as featured Episode 5 of Survivor: Millennials vs. Gen X. Plus vidcaps, of course.

The Wright move

Episode 4: The Wright move

Published: October 17, 2016


Idols, idols everywhere (but no goats), as Jeff Pitman discusses their surprisingly effective discovery and use during Episode 4 of Millennials vs. Gen X. With vidcaps.

Summit of groans

Episode 3: Summit of groans

Published: October 10, 2016


Jeff Pitman summarizes the risible summit (and associated detritus) from Episode 3 of Survivor: Millennials vs. Gen X in words, commentary, and of course, a vidcap gallery.

Love and doctors

Episode 2: Love and doctors

Published: October 3, 2016


Jeff Pitman dives through the surprising Episode 2 of Millennials vs. Gen X, hooking rings on showmances, medical visits, idols, underperforming superfans, superperforming Michelles, and of course, the vidcap gallery.

A whirlwind of windbags

Episode 1: A whirlwind of windbags

Published: September 26, 2016


Jeff Pitman's quick trip through the extended premiere of Millennials vs. GenX includes brief takes on the episode, theme, and standout contestants. And then, a triumphant (harrumphant?) return of the vidcap gallery.

Cast projections: Sure, go ahead and laugh

Pre-season: Millennials vs. Gen X cast projections

Published: September 15, 2016


It's the semi-annual tradition that nobody anticipates, reads, or remembers, as Jeff Pitman assigns the contestants' million-dollar prospects to one four tiers of win likelihood: Likely, Possible, Unlikely, and Impossible. Again.


Other TDT recaps:

Jeff Pitman has been writing Survivor recaps for far too long. Here are some you probably will regret reading...


Survivor: Winners at War | Island of the Idols | Edge of Extinction | David vs. Goliath | NZ: Thailand | Ghost Island | Heroes v. Healers v. Hustlers | Game Changers | Millennials vs. Gen X | Kaoh Rong | Cambodia | Worlds Apart | San Juan del Sur | Cagayan | Blood vs. Water | Caramoan | Philippines | One World | South Pacific | Redemption Island | Nicaragua | Samoa | Gabon | China | Fiji | Cook Islands | Palau | Vanuatu | The Amazon | Thailand | Marquesas | Africa


See also: The full True Dork Times index of past seasons.