Top 10 Dumbest Survivor Moves


The Top Ten

1 Erik Gives up Immunity - Survivor Micronesia

Definitely the dumbest move I've ever seen; if you're looking at trying to win. Was he hoping to get a date out of it or something? Actually, when you think about the fact that he was the only guy left with 4 girls heavily manipulating the direction of the game, it might have been a smart move; just to keep what little bit he had left of his sanity.

That was a stupid idea. why would he do that?

Just a stupid move. No other way to say it. Giving your immunity to another player: I've never seen that move work.

ah ha ha!

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2 Woo chooses to take Tony to the end instead of Kass - Survivor Cagayan

He could've won right there. I don't know what he was thinking. Kass was majorly hated, Tony wasn't. He choose Tony. IDEK. - dankchu


I mean it was Chaos Kass! How stupid do you have to be to bring Tony, The guy who everyone didn't hate!?!

3 James gets voted out with 2 idols - Survivor China

If you get voted out with 2 hidden immunities even if you are confident kep one play one

Does he have any commonsense what so ever

4 J.T. writes a letter to Russell and gives him his Immunity Idol - Survivor Heroes vs Villains

10/10 intelligence, mah friend


5 Tyson switches his vote and accidentally votes himself out - Survivor Blood vs Water

This wasn't blood vs water he won. He voted himself off in heroes vs villains

That was a VERY bad move, & not only did he cost himself in the show, but, he also cost Boston Rob his game too.

This should be higher than 6. One of the most stupidest things I've ever seen

Tyson WON Blood vs. Water. He voted himself out in Heroes vs. Villains.

6 Colby takes Tina to the end instead of Keith - Survivor Australian Outback

He was actually happy that Tina won.

7 Jason thinks a stick with a face is an idol - Survivor Micronesia

How could you not realize that it is just a stupid stick

Eliza: Is this a joke? This isn't the idol!
Jason: Yes it is!
Eliza: No, It's not!
Jason: Why would you think that?
Eliza: It's just a Stick!
Jason: Relax, it has a face on it.

8 Ian jumps off the pole and gives Tom a million dollars

I honestly agree with Ian's decision. If I'd sour a friendship, I'd rather jump off to rekindle it than win $1M.

9 Garrett has an open forum to decide who to vote out - Survivor Cagayan
10 Brandon gives up Immunity - Survivor South Pacific

The Contenders

11 Varner "outs" Zeke as trans - Survivor Game Changers

Completely doomed himself and essentially ruined his own life, while also potentially ruining Zeke's

Don't know where Varner was coming from. But at least he regrets it.

Just rude

12 Taylor steals food, blames Adam, gets voted off - Millennials vs. Gen X
13 Drew throws a challenge and gets himself voted out - Survivor San Juan del Sur

Again, you want numbers. If you need to throw the challenge to lose, you can just pick 'em off after the merge.

"Basically I'm a badass and a master manipulator."

Drew: I will throw this immunity challenge. I'm too good of a player.


Jeff: Drew, the tribe has spoken. (snuffs his torch)

14 Lex saves Amber for Rob in exchange for protection, gets voted out - Survivor All Stars

There's two of these on the list.

What the hell was he thinking

15 Chris Goes Home with Idol in Pocket. - survivor Ghost Island

He thought the split vote plan would work. Wrongamundo!

Your biggest rival Domenick just played a Legacy Advantage, and you still don't play your idol for an insurance policy? Unbelievable...

16 Sean's Alphabet Strategy - Survivor Borneo
17 Ken votes off David - Survivor Millennials vs. Gen X

I WAS SO MAD! If I was a jury member, that move would prevent me from voting him!

18 Manono Tribe gives up immunity - Survivor One World

Colton had an awful strategy. Couldn't he have NOT fiund the immunity idol, so we could avoid his headache? - Turkeyasylum

19 Zapatera throws a challenge to vote Russell off - Redemption Island

He was the glue that held the Zapatera tribe together.

Doesn't seem dumb at first, but they lose like crazy after that. - Turkeyasylum

20 Production Casts Sierra Dawn Thomas on Survivor Game Changers Over Natalie Anderson
21 Cochran flips on Savaii - Survivor

He probably still would have lost but wouldve placed a little bit higher maybe like 7th or 6th

Cochran is the jerkiest survivor player ever!
Keith didn’t deserve to go home

22 Lex saves Amber and votes off Jerri - Survivor All Stars
23 NaOnka and Kelly quit - Survivor Nicaragua

NaOnka wouldn't have lasted much longer, because of how much of a jerk she was. But Purple Kelly had no good reason to quit. Nicaragua is "the season of the quitters", as Holly almost quit, too. - Turkeyasylum

You can tell Jeff wasn't happy. Not one bit.

24 David Day 1 picks Garrett as the weakest person on the tribe - Survivor Cagayan

Pick Jtia someone who really looks weak

25 Laura B. tells Vytas that he is going to be voted out and gets voted out instead - Survivor Blood vs Water
26 Sundra and Becky can't make fire - Cook Islands

Couldn’t even use matches correctly

27 Kass flips on her alliance - Survivor Cagayan
28 Hannah Shapiro Keeps Dave instead of Bret in final five. - Millennial vs. Gen x

Bret was the absolute worst in Millennials vs. Gen X, I'm glad he lost.

29 Malcolm fails to find an idol and gets voted off - Caramoan

This is because Andrea was following him.

30 Ulong votes out Jolanda at the 1st tribal council - Survivor Palau
31 Parvati allows Russell to take Sandra to the Final Tribal Council - Survivor Heroes vs Villains
32 Ciera flips - Blood vs. Water

Yes but then she thought she was going to be voted out at the final four if she stuck with Tyson, Monica, and Gervase. She probably would have since Tyson saw her as a jury threat and Gervase and Monica would have went along with Tyson and voted her out.

She should have just flipped earlier.

If she'd stayed with Tyson, Gervase, and Monica, she was guaranteed final four!

33 Chris won't take Jessica off his radar, gets voted off - Survivor Millennials vs. Gen X
34 Vinaka goes to rocks - Millennials Vs. Gen X

This was a voting bloc season, so flipping wouldn't affect your game too badly. Imagine if Adam drew the black rock!

35 Ted, Helen, & Jan don't form a counter alliance against Brian & Clay - Thailand
36 Ozzy gets voted off three times - Survivor South Pacific

Someone add Lauren gives part of her idol to Mike in HvHvH. And when Devon voted Mike to force a tie, only to lose to Ben in the fire-making challenge, also HvHvH.

37 Dreamz Breaks His Deal with Yau Man - Survivor Fiji
38 Lisa and Skupin vote out Abi instead of Denise - Survivor Philippines
39 Alex tells Rob C. that he is going to vote him out at the final 4 - Survivor Amazon
40 Matt aligns with Rob after the merge - Survivor Redemption Island
41 Sierra votes off Joaquin and not Joe - Worlds Apart

Joe was a much bigger threat. That, and Sierra didn't like her tribe. I was screaming at the T.V. when this happened. - Turkeyasylum

42 Mike hands back his letter at survivor auction - Survivor Worlds Apart

Yikes bad move..

43 Phillip makes the jury hate him at final tribal council - Survivor Redemption Island
44 Brendon Abandons Exile Alliance, Reveals Hidden Idol at Tribal Council, Gets Voted Out - Survivor Tocantins
45 Rotu 4 arrogantly reveals their pecking order - Survivor Marquesas
46 Stephen is voted out instead of Joe - Survivor Cambodia

Joe just won four immunities. Just 5 more from winning the game!

It was an accident. If they hadn't split the vote Stephen would be safe.

47 Brandon sides with Boran to vote out Kelly - Survivor Africa
48 Shannon asks if Sash is gay at tribal - Survivor Nicaragua

Shannons' neck was already on the damn chopping block so possibly outing someone doesn't seem like the right thing to do, does it?

49 Jeff drops out of the challenge for peanut butter - Survivor The Australian Outback
50 Stacy and Dreamz Can't Keep Quiet About Blindsiding Yau Man at the F6.
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Top Remixes

1. James gets voted out with 2 idols - Survivor China
2. Erik Gives up Immunity - Survivor Micronesia
3. Woo chooses to take Tony to the end instead of Kass - Survivor Cagayan
1. Erik Gives up Immunity - Survivor Micronesia
2. J.T. writes a letter to Russell and gives him his Immunity Idol - Survivor Heroes vs Villains
3. Woo chooses to take Tony to the end instead of Kass - Survivor Cagayan


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