MTV’s ‘The Challenge’ is back, uniting veterans of the show, with reality stars from different franchises, who have come together to compete for a handsome reward.

“Thirty-four competitors from around the globe will battle their way through the most grueling, physical and mental challenges for their share of the $1 million prize, New rules will unfold, alliances will be rehashed and surprising twists will arise in the grittiest, most hardcore season ever,” People reported.

The Challenge: War of the Worlds, premieres Wednesday, Feb. 6, fans will see favorite veterans like Wes Bergmann, Cara Maria Sorbello, and CT Tamburello team up with rookie prospects from franchises like The BachelorBig BrotherLove IslandSurvivorAmerican Ninja Warrior, and international stars across the MTV family, including Ex on the Beach and Floribama Shore. This wont be the first time the MTV vets have engaged with people outside The Challenge realm, it is by far going to be the most interesting.

Below are is the list of all 34 players who will be experiencing that madness, hosted by none other than T.J. Lavin.


Amanda Garcia (5th Challenge)
Ashley Mitchell (4th Challenge)
Cara Maria Sorbello (13th Challenge)
CT Tamburello (15th Challenge)
Da’Vonne Rogers (2nd Challenge)
Hunter Barfield (4th Challenge)
Jenna Compono (7th Challenge)
Johnny “Bananas” Devenanzio (18th Challenge)
Kam Williams (3rd Challenge)
Kyle Christie (3rd Challenge)
Leroy Garrett (10th Challenge)
Nany Gonzalez (6th Challenge)
Natalie Negrotti (3rd Challenge)
Paulie Calafiore (2nd Challenge)
Wes Bergmann (11th Challenge)
Zach Nichols (8th Challenge)


Alan Valdez – Telemundo personalityAshley Cain – Ex on the Beach U.K.
Chase McNary – The BacheloretteEx on the Beach
Dee Nguyen – Geordie Shore
Georgia Harrison – Love Island
Gus Smyrnios – Floribama Shore
Joao Paulo Andrade – Ex on the Beach Brazil
Josh Martinez – Big Brother
Julia Nolan – Big Brother
Liz Nolan – Big Brother
Mattie Lynn Breaux – Party Down South
Morgan Willett – Big Brother
Natalie Duran – American Ninja Warrior
Shaleen Sutherland – The Bachelor Canada
Stephen Bear – Geordie Shore
Theo Campbell – Love Island
Turabi Camkiran – Survivor Turkey
Zahida Allen – Ex on the Beach

Along with the cast twist MTV announced this season they are launching “The Challenge Messenger Bot,” which will include trivia, polls, a meme generator, and more!

The Challenge: War of the Worlds: Basic Training launch special, featuring a sneak peek, will air on MTV Wednesday, January 30, at 9:00 p.m. ET.