The remaining castaways scramble to stay in the game and reach the final Tribal Council, where they present their cases as to why they deserve the million dollars and the title of soul survivor.moreless
The winner of Survivor: Blood Vs. Water is announced during a live reunion and a preview is shown of the next season's name and theme.
The Redemption Island duel determines who will be closer to re-entering the game. A test of knowledge is the immunity challenge for the remaining castaways.
The remaining castaways must take on a frustrating immunity challenge, which leads to a somewhat unique tribal council.
With an eye towards making it to the end, a small group of the remaining castaways think about blindsiding one of the group's more prominent members.
One of the remaining castaways may be forced to make a difficult choice to advance in the game.
The remaining castaways face a challenge that harkens back to the early days of the show and two tribal councils make for quick decisions to be made by some.
The latest Redemption Island Duel results in one person re-entering the game. A tribal merge causes some to rethink their plans.
One survivor distances himself from his tribe mates. A group of castaways plot to possibly blindside one of their tribal leaders.
Simmering family rivalries come to the forefront during an intense tribal challenge. One castaway's decision on what to do for the rest of the game has a tremendous impact on the remaining contestants.moreless
The first duel is held at Redemption Island with the participants trying to do well enough to stay in the game. Despite earlier declarations, one tribe member reverts back to the attitude and form seen in the past.moreless
In the season opener, two tribes are assembled composed of past contestants and their loved ones with the goal of being the sole Survivor and winning a million dollars.
The men on the Galu tribe know that "Shambo" does not fit in with the girls on thetribe and all agree to keep her around until at least the jury. The men decide to have a vote for a new tribe leader and "Shambo" receives all the men's votes.
At the Reward Challenge, Galu wins a lunch on a pirate ship and a tarp. "Shambo" decides that Laura will go with the Foa Foa tribe for a visit. Once Foa Foa arrive back at camp, Russell takes Laura aside and tries to gain her trust for a secret alliance once the tribes merge. Then, while Liz is preparing the fire she gets angry with Natalie for talking too much with Laura.
After Galu wins the Immunity Challenge, Foa Foa return to camp and Russell sets his target on Jaison instead of Liz since he gave up during the challenge. But at Tribal Council, Russell's original plan comes into action.