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Survivor: Season 25

Philippines 2012

  • 2012-09-19T20:00:00-04:00 on CBS
  • 45 mins
  • 11 hours, 33 mins (15 episodes)
  • United States
  • English
  • Reality

Survivor: Philippines is the 25th season of Survivor. It premiered on September 19, 2012.

15 episodes

25x01 Survivor Smacked Me in the Chops

  • Season Premiere

    2012-09-19T20:00:00-04:00 — 63 mins

Medically evacuated veterans Michael Skupin, Jonathan Penner and Russell Swan return to battle for the title of Sole Survivor. Meanwhile, former teen star Lisa Whelchel ("The Facts of Life") fights to shield her identity from the tribe and, despite his athletic background, former National League MVP Jeff Kent (San Francisco Giants) hits a rough patch early in the game.

Former TV teen star Lisa Whelchel reaches her breaking point early in the game, and as temperatures drop, two castaways make a risky choice to keep each other warm.

25x03 This Isn't a We Game

  • 2012-10-03T20:00:00-04:00 — 42 mins

An injury prone castaway incurs a fresh battle wound during an intense Immunity Challenge. Meanwhile, a wary castaway considers an unlikely alliance when one tribe member brings and invaluable gift to the battle.

25x04 Create a Little Chaos

  • 2012-10-10T20:00:00-04:00 — 42 mins

Fearing that they may be the next to go home, an aspiring Sole Survivor shares a shocking story from their childhood, and in an effort to escape the looming threat of elimination, sets out to find the elusive Immunity Idol.

25x05 Got My Swag Back

  • 2012-10-17T20:00:00-04:00 — 42 mins

A twist in the game causes a shift in tribe dynamics. Meanwhile, as conditions worsen at camp, one castaway is faced with a game-changing decision.

25x06 Down and Dirty

  • 2012-10-24T20:00:00-04:00 — 42 mins

As castaways get down and dirty to battle it out for a fruitful feast, in an unprecedented move, opposing tribes take to the bargaining table to strike a deal mid-challenge.

After Tandang and Kalabaw tribes merge, castaways scramble to solidify their numbers and rank in the new tribe. Meanwhile, Lisa Whelchel is confronted on her past as a former TV teen star.

25x08 Dead Man Walking

  • 2012-11-07T20:00:00-05:00 — 42 mins

In one of the most complicated and entertaining Tribal Councils ever, a brutally honest conversation leads to surprising revelations.

25x09 Little Miss Perfect

  • 2012-11-14T20:00:00-05:00 — 42 mins

A priceless reward proves to be a life-changing experience for some Survivors, and an original alliance is tested while an unlikely friendship threatens to sway the game.

25x10 Whiners Are Weiners

  • 2012-11-21T20:00:00-05:00 — 42 mins

Castaways compete for a luxurious spa getaway and tempers flare when one castaway returns with a full belly and a bitter attitude.

25x11 Hell Hath Frozen Over

  • 2012-11-28T20:00:00-05:00 — 42 mins

Castaways exhaust their funds on tasty rewards while one generous castaway makes two bids for his tribemates during the hearty food auction.

25x12 Shot into Smithereens

  • 2012-12-05T20:00:00-05:00 — 42 mins

During an emotional family reunion, an exciting Reward Challenge enables castaways to join forces with their loved ones. Meanwhile, at a secret meeting, an alliance devises a plan to get rid of their biggest threat.

25x13 Gouge My Eyes Out

  • 2012-12-12T20:00:00-05:00 — 42 mins

The million-dollar prize and title of Sole Survivor is within reach for one of the five remaining castaways. Meanwhile, a few castaways strike a Final Three deal while aboard a moving ship far from their fellow tribemates.

25x14 Million Dollar Question

  • 2012-12-16T20:00:00-05:00 — 92 mins

The Final Four Survivors scramble to secure their place at the Final Tribal Council. Meanwhile, a crucial Reward Challenge allows castaways to compete for a highly coveted advantage.

25x15 Philippines Reunion

  • 2012-12-16T20:00:00-05:00 — 34 mins

The 18 castaways reunite to discuss the season. Hosted by Jeff Probst.