Survivor 41

Episode 12 Stats

Rob Brodeur breaks down all the latest stats!

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Each week Inside Survivor contributor Rob Brodeur will be collecting various Survivor-related statistics and information based off the latest episode of Survivor 41.

Reward Challenge – “Beach Front Bay Bash”

  • DeShawn, Erika, and Xander won the reward challenge.
    • Xander has participated in the three most recent rewards.

Immunity Challenge – “Dizzy Miss Lizzy”

  • Ricard won his third individual immunity challenge.
    • He’s the second LGBTQ+ player to win more than two individual immunity challenges in one season.
      • The first was Rafe Judkins in Guatemala.
        • If Ricard wins the next challenge he will tie Rafe for most individual immunity challenges won by an LGBTQ+ player with 4.
  • This challenge was previously used in Island of the Idols.
    • It’s only been won by men: Dean in Island of the Idols and Ricard in Survivor 41.
    • Both times this challenge was used, it was in the penultimate episode of the season.

Tribal Council

  • Danny was voted out 4-0 after a 3-3 tied vote.
    • This was the first tribal where he received votes against him.
    • This is the third tied vote this season.
      • It’s the second tied vote that started 3-3 and ended with a 4-0 vote.
      • All three tie votes this season had three votes for two separate people.
  • Danny received votes from all three remaining Luvu members.
  • Danny is the 4th player voted out on day 23.
    • Adam Klein in Winners at War is the most recent.
    • Michelle Schubert in Millennials vs. Gen X was the first.
    • All four players voted out on Day 23 were on either a red or black tribe when they were eliminated.
      • Danny & Julia (Edge of Extinction) were on red tribes.
      • Adam & Michelle were on black tribes.
  • Danny is the highest ranking first time player who is affiliated with the NFL.
    • Gary Hogeboom, 7th Place – Guatemala
    • Jimmy Johnson, 18th Place – Nicaragua (NFL Coach)
    • Steve Wright, 10th Place – Redemption Island
    • Grant Mattos, 8th Place – Redemption Island
    • Brad Culpepper, 15th Place – Blood vs. Water
      • Brad made it to second place on his second season, Game Changers.
    • Tyler Fredrickson, 7th Place – Worlds Apart
    • Alan Ball, 15th Place – Heroes vs. Healers vs. Hustlers
  • Since the merge portion started, nobody from the same starting tribe has been voted out back to back:
    • Sydney: Luvu
    • Tiffany: Yase
    • Naseer: Luvu
    • Evvie: Yase
    • Shan: Ua
    • Liana: Yase
    • Danny: Luvu

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  • Deshawn had the most confessionals this episode with 11.
  • Ricard had the lowest confessional count this episode with 2.
    • This is the first episode where Heather had more than 2 confessionals.
      • Each time her per-episode confessional count increased, it was by double.
        • She had 2 episodes with 1 confessional, then her next 2 episodes she had 2 confessionals. This episode she had 4 confessionals.
  • Shan still has the highest confessional count this season with 51.


Episode Title

  • The episode title “Truth Kamikaze” was said by Xander when voting for Deshawn.

Written by

Rob Brodeur

Rob hails from Boston, MA. He studied Architectural Engineering at college and has been following Survivor since the first season. Rob is married and has a dog named Snoopy. He also used to host Survivor ORGs (Online Reality Games) on Facebook. Rob writes Inside Survivor’s weekly Survivor Stats feature.

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