Survivor: Winners At War

Episode 4 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: Winners At War.


  • Rob now has tied Ozzy’s previous record of 128 days played of Survivor.
  • This is the first time since Blood vs. Water where there were five tribal councils before a swap.
    • Tyson was on both seasons.

Tribal Council

  • Tyson was voted out 7-1-1.
    • Both times he’s been voted out pre-merge he was on a red tribe with Sandra.
      • This was Sandra’s first time voting for him, as she voted for Russell when Tyson was eliminated in Heroes vs. Villains.
    • Tyson won Blood vs. Water with a 7-1-0 vote.
    • Tina Wesson was voted out 7-1-1 in episode 9 of Blood vs. Water, Tyson was one of the votes for her.
  • Sandra and Coach are the only players to be present for two of Tyson’s vote-outs.
    • Sandra was on his tribe when he was voted out in Heroes vs. Villains and Winners at War.
    • Coach was on his tribe when he was voted out in Tocantins and Heroes vs. Villains.
      • Coach didn’t vote for him at either tribal council.
  • Sandra has voted out every Tocantins returning player she’s played with and was a big part of why they went home.
    • Heroes vs Villains – she lied to Russell that Coach was targeting him in order to get the target off of her and Courtney, resulting in Coach being voted out.
    • Game Changers – Sandra knew JT was targeting her at the previous vote, so Sandra pitted JT and Michaela against each other by eating the remaining sugar from a reward they had won, JT was then voted out.
    • Winners at War – she found out that Tyson was targeting her, so she targeted him, resulting in Tyson being voted out.
      • Stephen is the only Tocantins returning player she hasn’t played with.
  • This is the first time Tyson wasn’t immune in the fourth episode of a season.
  • Tyson has been voted out the most times of all the players on this season with three times.
    • He was voted out in Tocantins, Heroes vs. Villains, and Winners at War.
  • Nick is the only player who didn’t vote for Tyson this episode.
  • Both players who were voted out of Dakal voted for Nick when they were eliminated.
  • Kim, Sandra, Wendell, and Yul are the only Dakal players who voted for both eliminated Dakal players.
  • Yul voted for Tyson during the pre-game Dalton Ross EW vote, and he voted Tyson out this episode.
  • Both winners of Blood vs. Water themed seasons (Natalie and Tyson) have been voted out.
  • Every returning player who’s returned from Tocantins has been voted out at least once pre-merge except for Stephen Fishbach.
    • Coach was voted out pre-merge in Heroes vs. Villains.
    • JT Thomas was voted out pre-merge in Game Changers.
    • Tyson was voted out pre-merge in Winners at War.
      • He was also voted out pre-merge in Heroes vs. Villains.
  • Every returning player who’s returned from Blood vs. Water has been voted out at least once pre-merge.
    • Brad was voted out pre-merge in Blood vs. Water.
    • Vytas was voted out pre-merge in Cambodia.
    • Ciera was voted out pre-merge in Game Changers.
    • Tyson was voted out pre-merge in Winners at War.
      • He was also voted out pre-merge in Heroes vs. Villains.
  • This is the first episode this season that took place over 2 days as opposed to 3 days.
  • Every vote so far this season had at least one person receive only one vote at tribal council.
    • Episode 1 – Jeremy voted for Adam.
    • Episode 1 – Amber voted for Nick.
    • Episode 2- Danni voted for Parvati.
    • Episode 3- Adam voted for Parvati.
    • Episode 4- Tyson voted for Nick, and Nick voted for Kim,
  • There was a voting triangle in this episode.
    • Kim voted for Tyson,
    • Tyson voted for Nick,
    • Nick voted for Kim,
  • Everybody that has been voted out so far has never played in a season filmed in Fiji before Winners at War.
  • Everybody voted out so far played their first season before Worlds Apart.
  • Nick and Kim have received votes at both tribal councils they’ve attended this season so far.
  • Nick never received a vote in David vs. Goliath, but he’s received a vote every time he’s been eligible this season so far.
  • In every all-returnee season in which at least one previous winner returned, a winner was the fifth person eliminated.
    • Richard Hatch in All-Stars, Tom Westman in Heroes vs. Villains, JT Thomas in Game Changers, and Tyson Apostol in Winners at War.
    • All of them have been men.
    • All of them played on their first season before Heroes vs. Villains.
    • Richard is the only one to not be on Heroes vs Villains.
  • This is the first episode of Survivor in both of Denise’s seasons where she did not go to tribal council.
  • This is the first episode this season where everyone on Sele was immune.

Reward/Immunity Challenge – “Beyond the Wheel”

  • The challenge title is based on a song by the band Soundgarden.
  • A version of this challenge was previously used in Edge of Extinction.
  • Nick did this puzzle in David vs Goliath and won.
    • His tribe lost this time.
  • This is the first reward Sele has won this season.

Edge of Extinction/Fire Tokens

  • Each player on the Edge of Extinction received one fire token for completing the task of moving 20 logs one at a time from the top of the island back to camp.
  • Nick is the first Dakal member to be willed a fire token.
    • He’s also the only Dakal member with more than one fire token.
  • Natalie has the most fire tokens with 4.
    • She’s received one fire token per episode.
  • This was the first episode this season where there wasn’t a fire token trade from someone on the Edge of Extinction to someone in the game.
    • It’s also the first episode where Natalie earned a fire token by not selling an advantage.
  • Sandra, Sarah, and Tyson have the least fire tokens with 0.
  • Everyone on Sele has at least one fire token.
  • Tyson is the only player on the Edge of Extinction with 0 fire tokens.


  • Ethan had the most confessionals this episode with 8.
  • Denise and Kim had the least confessionals with 0.
  • Every man this season had at least 1 confessional in this episode.
  • Natalie and Adam are tied for most confessionals this season with 18 each.


Episode Title

  • Sandra said the episode title “I Like Revenge” when discussing the decision between keeping Tyson or voting him out due to him targeting her.
    • This is the third Survivor episode title to have the word “Revenge”. The other two are as follows:
      • “Udder Revenge” – Episode 6 of Borneo.
      • “It Will Be My Revenge” – Episode 2 of Worlds Apart.

Written by

Rob Brodeur

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

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