The Amazing Race Philippines Season 2 Teams and Premiere Date Revealed!

Tonight is the big night as TV5 officially launched Season 2 of the ENPRESS Golden Screen Award Winning The Amazing Race Philippines.

While a grand presscon was happening at Resorts World Manila, TV5 aired a shiny, brand new teaser officially revealing the 11 new teams, giving fans a first look at the Starting Line at Baluarte De San Diego in Intramuros and the official premiere date of Monday, October 6 at 7:30pm.

In an interview with MJ Marfori on TV5’s Aksyon earlier, Derek Ramsay revealed the Race would air Monday through Friday with weekend replays. And he promised a bigger, more exciting and drama-filled Race this season with a diverse group of teams that provided them with a lot of material. During the presscon, Derek also revealed that teams will get the chance to win up to P200,000 in each Leg. And the bigger grand prize includes not only the P2 million, but 2 house and lots from RCD Homes and 2 Kia Sportages.

And those 11 teams are:

Team Juan D, Daniel & Charlie – Pinay World Champs, Luz & Chen – Team Mr. Pogi, JP & Kelvin

Team Nerds, Vince & Ed – The Chefs, Roch & Eji – Sexy Besties, Jeck & RR

Travel Buddies, Zarah & Osang – Blondies, Avy & Tina – Dating Couple, Phoebe & Matt

Magkapatid/Siblings, Jet & Yna -n Mag-Ama/Father & Son, AJ & Jody

Here is TV5’s official team reveal teaser: Continue reading

The Amazing Race Australia vs New Zealand Season Wrap-up

It was very exciting when Seven announced that the Emmy-winning The Amazing Race Australia would be returning for a 3rd season after a one year break. But there were going to be a few changes to the Aussie franchise.

First, Seven would be producing the series in-house instead of working with activeTV who produced the first two seasons as well as worked on The Amazing Race Asia, The Amazing Race Philippines and Israel’s HaMerotz LaMillion. A little later, it was then revealed that season 3 would pit nation versus nation in a battle between Australia and New Zealand teams.

Those were definitely interesting changes to think about, but after two excellent seasons, the expectation was that TAR Australia would maintain that streak.

And now that the season is over, I will say that it certainly did. Continue reading

What Qualities Do The Amazing Race Philippines Season 2 Teams Have?

TV5 has just unveiled the latest round of teasers for The Amazing Race Philippines Season 2, premiering in one week! This time, the four promo teasers tell us a little more about the 11 new teams by grouping them into four different categories describing the qualities they have that should help them on the Race.





And FINALLY, here is the Full Trailer:

The Amazing Race Philippines Season 2 premieres Monday, October 6th on TV5.

Recap: Power Rangers (Super) Megaforce, Episode (12) 32 – “You wanna get married?”

Recap: Power Rangers (Super) Megaforce, Episode (12) 32 – United As One

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Snot drips out of Prince Vekar’s nose. Levira says he’s caught an Earth germ, but finds that it can be cured by getting human happiness injections. Good news, they’ve got the commander who can absorb human happiness, Desolar. Continue reading

Recap: The Amazing Race 25, Episode 1 – “Ow, my stupid butt hurts.”

Recap: The Amazing Race 25, Episode 1 – “Go Big or Go Home”


The milestone silver season of The Amazing Race begins with Phil standing at the first Starting Line, Bethesda Fountain. But this 25th season wlll be starting at 3am in Times Square in New York City.

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The teams each arrive in their own taxi to the cheers of TAR fans. The 11 teams are: Continue reading

Recap: The Amazing Race Australia vs New Zealand, Episode 10 – “At least we did better than the bloody Kiwis.”

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The Final Leg is here and teams are flying to Los Angeles, California, USA. Once at LAX, they must search the carpark for marked Ford Mustangs which have their next clue pointing them to Hollywood.

Along the Walk of Fame in Hollywood, teams must use a provided Polaroid camera to take pictures with three movie characters played by Australian-born actors. Continue reading

Recap: Ressha Sentai ToQger, Station (Episode) 29 – The Meeting with the Oncoming Train

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Schwarz is driving along in his Kuliner, remembering Zett sending him into the river with such great power. Schwarz believes he needs something to help him get on equal footing. Drill Ressha perhaps?

At Castle Terminal, Nero is introducing his trusted right-hand, Bottle Shadow. Marchioness Mork says everyone in the Shadow Line knows of Bottle Shadow’s deeds. She is happy that Nero appears to be getting serious, especially in eliminating Zalam and Schwarz. Continue reading

Recap: Kamen Rider Gaim, Episode 46 – The Fated Victor

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Kota pleads with Kaito, is anger all that’s left in him? Yes, Kaito says, he wants to end this world where the weak are punished and being strong is the only thing that is important. He wants the power to destroy it all.

Kota goes Kiwami Arms.

Mai is watching the alternate Kota and Kaito fighting. She sees Kota empathizes with Kaito’s pain. But that does not change the future… Continue reading