Season 25

Episode Guide

Survivor Smacked Me in the Chops

S25 E1
Sep 19, 2012
Medically evacuated veterans Michael Skupin, Jonathan Penner and Russell Swan return to battle for the title of Sole Survivor. Meanwhile, former teen star Lisa Whelchel ("The Facts of Life") fights to shield her identity from the tribe and, despite his athletic background, former National League MVP Jeff Kent (San Francisco Giants) hits a rough patch early in the game.

Don't Be Blinded By The Headlights

S25 E2
Sep 26, 2012
Former TV teen star Lisa Whelchel reaches her breaking point early in the game, and as temperatures drop, two castaways make a risky choice to keep each other warm

This Isn't A We Game

S25 E3
Oct 3, 2012
An injury prone castaway incurs a fresh battle wound during an intense Immunity Challenge. Meanwhile, a wary castaway considers an unlikely alliance when one tribe member brings an invaluable gift to the table.

Create A Little Chaos

S25 E4
Oct 10, 2012
Fearing that they may be the next to go home, an aspiring Sole Survivor shares a shocking story from their childhood, and in an effort to escape the looming threat of elimination, sets out to find the elusive Immunity Idol.

Got My Swag Back

S25 E5
Oct 17, 2012
A twist in the game causes a shift in tribe dynamics. Meanwhile, as conditions worsen at camp, one castaway is faced with a game-changing decision. (

Down And Dirty

S25 E6
Oct 24, 2012
As castaways get down and dirty to battle it out for a fruitful feast, in an unprecedented move, opposing tribes take to the bargaining table to strike a deal mid-challenge.

Not The Only Actor On This Island

S25 E7
Oct 31, 2012
After Tandang and Kalabaw tribes merge, castaways scramble to solidify their numbers and rank in the new tribe. Meanwhile, Lisa Whelchel is confronted on her past as a former TV teen star.

Dead Man Walking

S25 E8
Nov 8, 2012
In one of the most complicated and entertaining Tribal Councils ever, a brutally honest conversation leads to surprising revelations.

Little Miss Perfect

S25 E9
Nov 15, 2012
A priceless reward proves to be a life changing experience for some Survivors, and an original alliance is tested while an unlikely friendship threatens to sway the game.

Whiners Are Weiners

S25 E10
Nov 22, 2012
Castaways compete for a luxurious spa getaway and tempers flare when one castaway returns with a full belly and a bitter attitude.

Hell Hath Frozen Over

S25 E11
Nov 29, 2012
Castaways exhaust their funds on tasty rewards while one generous castaway makes two bids for his tribemates during the hearty food auction.

Shot into Smithereens

S25 E12
Dec 6, 2012
During an emotional family reunion, an exciting reward challenge enables castaways to join forces with their loved ones. Meanwhile, at a secret meeting, an alliance devises a plan to get rid of their biggest threat. (

Gouge My Eyes Out

S25 E13
Dec 13, 2012
The million-dollar prize and title of Sole Survivor is within reach for one of the five remaining castaways. Meanwhile, a few castaways strike a final three deal while aboard a moving ship far from their fellow tribemates.

Million Dollar Question

S25 E14
Dec 17, 2012
The final four survivors scramble to secure their place at the final Tribal Council. Meanwhile, a crucial reward challenge allows castaways to compete for a highly coveted advantage.

Live Reunion Show

S25 E15
Dec 17, 2012
The 18 castaways reunite to discuss the season. Hosted by Jeff Probst.