It’ll keep the islanders on their toes. Although it’d be a bit of a worry if any of them go into this show blind to the ways of reality TV shows: nothing is ever as straightforward as it seems. But if there was a lesson to be learned from last year, it’s that slinging in new people equals fireworks, so it’s no wonder they’re keen to get moving on it early.
The changes might not end there for this first episode either. Last year’s series saw the men line-up and wait to decide which girl took their fancy, with many chopping and changing much like they couldn’t decide what food to have at a buffet. But with more girls than guys this year it looks like the power is with the females and is likely that they’ll have their pick.
Whether that would lead to a less awkward opening is debatable. Perhaps they’ll be worse. All’s fair in love and war as they say.
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