The series 19th edition finds a new batch of 20 castaways left stranded on the South Pacific island nation of Samoa. They are immediately split into two tribes: Galu and Foa Foa. Next, without a word spoken between each other they elect a chief who will be in charge of making all the tribes decisions. A tribal council will be held and the first person eliminated.
A game in the style of rugby gets out of hand with one player being ejected. One castaway will get the chance to have a meet and greet with the other team, but it does not go too well. Meanwhile, Russell L. continues to make life difficult for the Foa Foa tribe. Tribal council sees another player voted off the island.
One harmless member finds the tribe has turned against them after one clever lie. One tribe's chief makes a controversial decision lands him in the crossfire back at camp.
One of the tribe members make a revelation which stuns the castaways. The game may change for one determined castaway, and Russell considers outing one of the allies.
As a new power player emerges, Russell tries to regain control of Foa Foa.
With a relentless rain storm battering the island, both tribes are forced to be creative in finding ways to weather the elements.
One castaway makes a secret deal and new friends with the opposing tribe as they visit their island.
Fearing that he is next on the chopping block, one castaway gives a shocking performance at Tribal Council