"Horror Race"
Season The Genius II
Episode Number 4/11
Episode Chronology
Previous Layoff Game
Next Land of Opportunity
Confessionals
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Horror Race is the fourth episode of The Genius II.

Main Match[edit | edit source]

Horror Race. In this game, each player would select two of five characters to support, and would earn points depending on how they finished on a virtual racetrack.

Due to the results of Tactical Yutnori, Ben had earned a 1 point advantage and Tom would receive a 1 point penalty.

Player Characters Supported Points Earned
TG2Ben.png
Ben
Vampire & Witch 4
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Brian
Vampire & Zombie 1
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Carson
Werewolf & Zombie 0
TG2Eva.png
Eva
Witch & Zombie 2
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Konstantinos
Vampire & Zombie 1
TG2Nick.png
Nick
Vampire & Zombie 1
TG2Rob.png
Rob
Mummy & Vampire 4
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Sim
Mummy & Vampire N/A
TG2Tom.png
Tom
Mummy & Witch 4
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William
Mummy & Werewolf 3

Sim was removed from the game due to chronic inactivity and as a result did not finish Horror Race. The Death Match went on as planned, and Carson selected Brian as his opponent.

Death Match[edit | edit source]

Weighted War. In this game, both players competed for points using cards of different values.

Competitor Score Result
TG2Carson.pngCarson 36 Advanced
TG2Brian.pngBrian 15 Eliminated

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • Sim is the first player to be eliminated in the middle of a match (Horror Race).
    • Sim is also the first player to be eliminated without ever being an Elimination Candidate.
    • Sim is the second player to be eliminated through irregular means, the first being CJ in Season 1.
    • Had Sim stayed in the competition, he would have received 4 points, enough for a joint victory.
  • This is the first double elimination episode.
  • All three players in the joint victory supported different characters.
    • Had the advantage/penalty from Tactical Yutnori not been in play, Tom would have been the sole winner with 5 points.
  • With Rob's victory, all players have now earned a Token of Life.
  • This is the first episode in which Konstantinos did not earn a Token of Life.
  • Carson is the first person in The Genius to become the sole elimination candidate in two consecutive episodes.
  • This is the second episode this season to feature Werewolves, the first being Daybreak Werewolf.

External links[edit | edit source]


The Genius II Episodes

ID Exchange · Daybreak Werewolf · Layoff Game · Horror Race · Land of Opportunity · Mafia de Cuba · Pair Auction · Sheriff of Nottingham · How Much is Enough? · Between Two Cities · Onitama

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