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Show Discussion: One Question

By | June 23, 2022

Fridays, 8pm,Channel 4 (and all on All 4, apparently) I am ridiculously excited about One Question. There’s no time limit, no buzzers, no complicated rules. A sofa, a chat, just one question that could win our players £100k. Not only that, we give them the answer. Tricky part is we give them 19 wrong answers… Read More »

Watching Telly: Cheat

By | May 27, 2022

Just got back from Elstree for my first Watching Telly for several years. Exciting. They seem desperate for audience members, so if you’re free Friday/Saturday hit up SRO. So here’s a new show set to go out on Netflix whenever. Superficially it’s a bit like Bullshit – it basically involves answering questions and trying to… Read More »

Show Discussion: The Games

By | May 9, 2022

Monday to Friday, 9pm,ITV Well it’s been delayed several times, it’s gone through several name changes (I’m told this was going under The Real Olympics at one point when it was due to up against the actual Olympics, which is certainly a choice, then The Real Games which is terrible) before seemingly landing on what… Read More »

Bother’s Bar Plays Badly: The 1% Club

By | May 8, 2022

Surprise cash-in launch on mobile, is it any good? There’s a microtransaction sting in the tail – you need to spend 10,000 coins *every time* you want to get to the 1% questions if you want to see them again, the price of those coins and to remove the advert is 89p on Android.

Show Discussion: The 1% Club

By | April 8, 2022

Saturdays, 8:30 (ep 1), 9:30 (subsequent),ITV It’s one-half Test The Nation: The National IQ Test and one-half Everybody’s Equal, Lee Mack gives 100 people £1,000 each and challenges them to hold on to it by answering multiple choice logic questions that have been tested by a sample of the public. The questions get harder as… Read More »