Web Video / The Game Show Reviewer

"Howdy all, I'm your Game Show Reviewer, reviewing the game show greats, and the occasional dud!"
Game Show Reviewer's Tag Line

The Game Show Reviewer is a reviewer of... well, game shows. Possibly the only review show that focuses on game shows. "The Game Show Reviewer" is a plot-driven review show similar to Atop the Fourth Wall. The story revolves around a computer virus infected-time traveling fighter plane that for some reason usually lands the lead character in close proximity of a game show studio, usually leading to his reviewing of it.

In 2017, two other side shows were added to the lineup. "The Many Themes Of...", which focuses on game show theme songs and set designs, and "5 Minute Reviews", which is a short and sweet game show review


    Game Show Reviewer Episodes 
  • 1. Legends of the Hidden Temple
  • 2. Supermarket Sweep
  • 3. Pyramid
  • 4. Press Your Luck
  • 5. Top 10 Unforgettable Game Show Moments
  • 6. The Price is Right Part I
  • 7. The Price is Right Part II
  • 8. Card Sharks
  • 9. Family Feud
  • 10. Jeopardy!
  • 11. The Carmen Sandiego Game Shows
  • 12. $hopping $pree
  • 13. Nickeldoeon GUTS
  • 14. Nick Arcade
  • 15. Double Dare (Nickelodeon)

     "The Many Themes Of..." Episodes 
  • 1. Jeopardy!
  • 2. Pyramid

     5-Minute Reviews 
  • 1. GSN's The Pyramid
  • 2. Double Dare '76
  • 3. Deal or No Deal

This series provides examples of:

  • Berserk Button: Try not to mention Pyramid 2002 around the Reviewer...
  • Catch Phrase: The Reviewer has more then a few it seems...
    "Howdy all, I'm your Game Show Reviewer, reviewing the game show greats and the occasional dud..."
    "And...Welcome Back/Everyone!"
    "And I'll see you...Next Time!"
  • Caustic Critic: Averted. The game shows reviewed on the show are usually very popular and big successes. There are exceptions to every rule though…
  • Our Time Machine Is Different: Tempest One, a retrofitted fighter plane from the future (circa 2260)
  • Our Time Travel Is Different: Never really explained how it works...and it doesn't really work that well at first anyways...
  • The Reveal: In the Family Feud episode it's revealed that Cmd. Sara Stormer is a game show reviewer and is out to destroy the Game Show Reviewer to be the only Game Show Reviewer. This is complete with her own title sequence were she calls the Game Show Reviewer "a renegade." She not a very good one as she skips over every game show host of Family Feud after Louie Anderson because she call them "filler." The Game Show Reviewer has to fill the audience in on the others, especially host Steve Harvey and the funny answers that almost rival the Dawson era.
  • Self-Deprecation: He has often poked fun at the fact that he isn't as popular as some other reviewers.
  • Video Review Show

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