MTV’s The Challenge is back for 2019 with a brand new season ‘War of the Worlds’!

Season 33 of the reality competition is returning with 34 contestants ready to fight it out, attempt to survive ’til the very end and potentially win one million dollars.

So when does The Challenge season 33 start? How many episodes are there?

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When Does The Challenge Start?

The 33rd season of The Challenge launched on Wednesday, February 6th.

The show will continue to air on MTV at 9/8 c.

The competition sees the veterans vs the prospects, which includes people from a variety of different TV shows.

How Many Episodes Will be in Season 33?

The Challenge: War of the Worlds will air for 13 episodes.

The show starts in February and will end on Wednesday, May 1st.

Aptly named ‘War of the Worlds’, the 2019 show will see America’s best known Challenge players go up against contestants from all over the world.

The Challenge: War of the Worlds Cast

The 2019 Challenge cast is made up of the following…

The 16 Veterans:

Amanda, Ashley M, Cara Maria, Chris ‘CT’, Da’Vonne, Jenna, Hunter, Johnny Bananas, Kam, Kyle, Leroy, Nany, Natalie N, Paulie, Zach and Wes.

And the 18 Prospects:

Alan, Ashley C, Bear, Chase, Dee, Georgia, Gus, Joao Paulo ‘JP’, Josh, Julia, Liz, Mattie Lynn, Morgan, Natalie D ‘Ninja’, Shaleen, Theo, Turabi ‘Turbo’ and Zahida.


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Helen Williams
Helen Williams

After studying for her BA in Journalism at Solent University, Helen went straight into writing for GRV Media as years of binge-watching the Real Housewives of Atlanta finally started to pay off. Helen has been with the company for over three years, writing about reality TV and specialising in USA and UK content. Outside of work you’ll find her rustling up Nigella’s latest recipes, or at the beach walking her dog.

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