The Amazing Race Philippines: DryedMangoez Edition Season 16

A good cast. Exciting tasks. Stunning locations. No horrible gimmicks. That’s all you need on The Amazing Race!

And that’s definitely what’s gotten The Amazing Race Philippines: DryedMangoez Edition to its 16th season, no problems! Woohoo!

So get ready for another Race around the world (kinda, technically).

“Naghihintay na ang buong mundo! Good luck, ingat sa biyahe… LEGGO!”


Leg 1: “It shot up my nose and mouth!”
Philippines → New Zealand

Leg 2: “You should’ve stopped it with your face!”
New Zealand → Argentina

Leg 3: “What if I get stepped on?”
Argentina

Leg 4: “Use your hips, not your face!”
Argentina → Belize

 

Recap: Kamen Rider Build, Episode 36 – Evolto Hunts the Stars

Build 36

Evolto declares it is the end of the world. But he suddenly pulls out the EvolTrigger from Pandora’s Box which also sucks out all the color from the FullBottles. Continue reading

Recap: Kaitou Sentai Lupinranger VS Keisatsu Sentai Patranger, Episode 15 – A Police Officer’s Duty

The Pats are rushed to the hospital. Continue reading

Recap: Kaitou Sentai Lupinranger VS Keisatsu Sentai Patranger, Episode 14 – The Fabricated Trap

Keiichiro is fired up to find the Gangler on Mt. Tokiori. Yesterday, the Pats were called to a school. A teacher had gone to check the conditions on the mountain for an upcoming field trip the day before and heard a monster. Continue reading

Recap: Kamen Rider Build, Episode 35 – Tower of Destruction

Build 35

Evolto henshins and says Phase 2 is complete. He takes the briefcase of FullBottles and heads inside the building to retrieve Pandora’s Box. A still weak Sento follows and is resolved to still try and stop Evolto. Continue reading

Recap: Kaitou Sentai Lupinranger VS Keisatsu Sentai Patranger, Episode 13 – The Best and Worst Day Off

In the underworld, Naiyo Kapaja visits Dogranio, She and Goche aren’t really BFFs. Naiyo asks if she can take Goche’s place by Dogranio’s side if she can take over the human world. Dogranio says sure. Continue reading

Recap: Kamen Rider Build, Episode 34 – The Separated Best Match

Build 34

Sento, Ryuga and Kazumi hurry outside and are shocked to find Gentoku holding his dead father in his arms. Evolto introduces himself as Kamen Rider Evol and the guys quickly henshin to take him on. Continue reading

Commentary: Polarizing Politics and The Amazing Race

Recently, fans of The Amazing Race online were discussing possible future locations for the series. Especially as the series is still struggling to hold on for dear life. (Though in a slightly less precarious situation now than a few months ago.)

And one long wished-for destination (and one of the few Amazing Race-producing countries in the world), Israel, was mentioned. Almost immediately several fans expressed everything from hesitation to downright abhorrence. The reason being the complex and decades-long political and social quagmire that has only gotten much more heated in even just the last few weeks. Continue reading

Recap: Kamen Rider Build, Episode 33 – The Final Weapon, Evol

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Soichi calls Sento with an offer. In exchange for Papa PM, Soichi wants the Evol Driver. He explains that the Driver is a one-of-a-kind object Katsuragi’s father was involved in creating. Before Sento lost his memory, he found it and hid it somewhere. Now, Soichi wants it within 24 hours or Papa PM will die. Continue reading

Recap: Kamen Rider Build, Episode 32 – Programmed Tragedy

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Sento hands Pandora’s Box to Papa PM and asks him to use it to negotiate an end to the war. Meanwhile, Kazumi gets a call from Nariaki who is at his family farm, wanting to offer him a deal. Kazumi must bring Pandora’s Box and FullBottles to the farm or all his friends will be murdered. Continue reading