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Recap / Total Drama Xtreme Torture

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The campers are put though extreme sports challenges while Bridgette and Gwen search for the writer of a mysterious love letter.


  • Big "NO!": Heather gives one when Harold still stays on despite her trying to get him to lose.
  • Brick Joke: At the beginning of the episode, a bear is seen stealing marshmallows from the camp, said marshmallows are later squashed when Leshawna rides the moose, and Heather later lands on the bear, who took the time to get more marshmallows.
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  • Cheaters Never Prosper: Partially averted. Heather tried to cheat by cutting Harold's rope, but before she could do that, her top came off and Harold got distracted by it. Heather still got him eliminated, but not intentionally.
  • Clingy Jealous Girl: Right when Harold was leaving, Leshawna notices that Harold mentioned seeing boobies. Once she realizes that it was Heather's, she proceeds to chase her.
  • Crack Ship: In-Universe. Everybody is shocked that Harold is Leshawna's admirer.
  • Crouching Moron, Hidden Badass: To everyone's surprise, Lindsay outperformed Duncan, since she was determined to win the showers for the team.
  • Distracted by the Sexy: Harold loses the challenge after getting a eye-full at Heather's boobs.
  • Drives Like Crazy: Chris flies the plane way to close to the ground, and then crashes into a stone pillar during landing.
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  • Explain, Explain... Oh, Crap!: When discussing whether Harold saw Leshawna's boobs, she assures he didn't see them, but then demands to know who's boobs he saw, leading to her attacking Heather.
  • Funny Background Event: While Gwen and Bridgette were trying to find the author of the love letter, Leshawna was riding the wild moose in the background.
  • Graceful Loser: Harold, as he leaves with his head held high, reflecting on how he loved, lost, and saw boobies.
  • Hidden Depths: Harold turns out to be a skilled writer.
  • I Was Beaten by a Girl: Chris kept mocking Duncan for loosing against Lindsay, while he kept replying that "She was determined".
  • Last Minute Hookup: Harold and Leshawna, right before the former leaves the island.
  • The Load: Owen is this in the first challenge, sleeping on the sofa bed meant for Trent to land on.
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  • Love Letter Lunacy: A minor version with Gwen and Bridgette's search for a mystery love letter writer. They both come up empty handed, and find out that the letters were to Leshawna... from Harold, of all people.
  • Red Eyes, Take Warning: The moose's eyes turn red after Leshawna pets it on the head.
  • This Cannot Be!: Heather's reaction to Harold staying onto the skidoo after such a long time:
    Heather: That's impossible!
  • Wardrobe Malfunction: Heather's top got stuck in a tree branch and came off while she was trying to cheat by cutting Harold's rope.

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