It’s been two seasons now that Johnny “Bananas” Devenanzio has been off “The Challenge” and his large character has actually made his absence felt on the show. In the newest episode of his podcast “Death, Taxes and Bananas,” nevertheless, the multi-time champ made it appear fairly seemingly that he’ll be again on our screens subsequent season.
Kyle Christie was Bananas’ visitor this episode and it ended with the “Spies, Lies and Allies” finalist telling Bananas, “Come again to ‘The Challenge,’ try this. It’s humorous now, we might simply rip on folks. People have gotten worse than if you had been there at defending themselves now, so it is even funnier. No one’s acquired any character, it is nice!”
Bananas stated, “The drawback although, Kyle, is that if CT or I are there, you are by no means gonna win.” Kyle laughed, “I do not care about successful. Does anybody really go to win? I do not go to win.” Bananas then added, “Alright then if I’m going again, that can be [the goal], to make enjoyable of individuals and to lose.” Kyle stated if he could make folks like Bananas snort, that is his win: “All I wanna do is make folks snort, I do not care about cash.”
Bananas then wrapped up the show by thanking Kyle for coming and the 2 made plans to see one another quickly, consistent with Bananas filming an episode of NBC’s “1st Look” in Ireland. Bananas then added earlier than signing off, “And there is a good probability that you’re going to be seeing me again on the subsequent ‘Challenge’ as nicely, there’s somewhat teaser for you.”
Bananas Recently Said He Misses ‘The Challenge’ & His Chances of Coming Back Are Good
The teaser is not utterly out of left area for the seven-time champion, as he is beforehand stated that he misses “The Challenge” and want to return. In the autumn of 2021, he stated the probabilities of seeing him once more on the show within the “close to future” are good, though at the moment he stated “All Stars” can be extra seemingly.
He informed Us Weekly, “I miss ‘The Challenge.’ … It was this routine that I used to be in and now that I have not achieved it in shut to 2 years, it is one thing that I miss and it is one thing that I’d most likely actually get pleasure from doing once more.”
The “Total Madness” champ has been much more linked to the show over its final season and “All Stars 2” attributable to his podcast, “Death, Taxes and Bananas.” He’s used that platform to interview “Challenge” stars and break down the episodes, however he is additionally made it no secret that he isn’t a fan of the current path “The Challenge” has taken.
The ‘Challenge’ Legend Said He Thinks the Format Is Too Complicated & Should Go Back to Simple Concepts
Bananas has mentioned with varied company the newest couple of seasons of “The Challenge” and he is made it clear that he thinks there are some points with it. “‘The Challenge’ goes the best way of the buffalo, my pal. It’s making a speedy descent in direction of extinction and it is considerably painful to observe,” he informed Scott Yager and Derrick Kosinski on “Challenge Mania.”
He stated previously, the idea was at all times easy, whether or not it was “Rivals” or “Exes,” and it made it simple to know and observe for followers. Lately, although, Bananas stated the show has moved away from that and added so many twists that they’re now not stunning they usually’re simply complicated.
The seven-time champ stated if he had been to return, he would not need to “do it half-a**” as that will “cheapen” his legacy. He defined that he’d love to return to the show if the timing allowed, and added, “I feel it is what ‘The Challenge’ wants somewhat bit, too, is a few steerage.”