The Best Episodes of 'Naked and Afraid XL'

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Vote up your favorite episodes of Naked and Afraid XL to air.

There are so many exciting episodes of Naked and Afraid XL that suck you into the wilderness, but which ones really stand out? Do you like "No Escape" the best, or is "40 Days & 40 Nights" your favorite episode of Naked and Afraid XL? To determine once and for all what the best episodes of Naked and Afraid XL are, let's rank every Naked and Afraid XL episode from best to worst.

Naked and Afraid XL is an American reality television series that is a spin-off of Naked and Afraid that has groups try to survive in the wilderness, rather than just a couple as in the original series. Naked and Afraid XL premiered on the Discovery Channel on July 15, 2015. There has been controversy related to how real the Naked and Afraid shows are; former contestants have said that the locations are not as isolated as portrayed.

Vote up your favorite episodes of Naked and Afraid XL, and vote down any bad episodes that you really didn't enjoy, despite how much you love the series as a whole. It can be [painful/difficult/tough/hard] to put one Naked and Afraid XL episode over the other when there are so many good ones, which is why you can vote on however many episodes you like.

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  • Dead Weight
    June 3, 2018
    13 votes
    • Season: 4
    • Episode Number: 5
    • Episode Description: One camp throws itself into the lion's den to hunt for big game, while the other camp bands together for a group hunt and ends up finding a dangerous and unexpected food source.
  • Burn Notice
    June 10, 2018
    6 votes
    • Season: 4
    • Episode Number: 6
    • Episode Description: A survivalist sustains a devastating injury, then a vicious storm destroys the survivalists' food supply; both events threaten to tear apart the newly merged camp.
  • The Sickness
    August 21, 2016
    10 votes
    • Season: 2
    • Episode Number: 8
    • Episode Description: The contaminated fruit of a single tree sets off a shocking chain of events within a 24-hour period; illness and panic spread through the group, bringing into question whether anyone will make it to Day 40.
  • Hunted Humans
    May 6, 2018
    13 votes
    • Season: 4
    • Episode Number: 1
    • Episode Description: Stalked by lions, hyenas and aggressive crocodiles, 13 all-star survivalists try to survive for 40 days in Africa's sun-scorched Selati Basin; resources are scarce, and when one group scavenges meat, hungry predators stalk their camp.
  • Feeding Frenzy
    June 24, 2018
    7 votes
    • Season: 4
    • Episode Number: 8
    • Episode Description: Survivalists embark on several dangerous hunts to secure protein and prepare for their arduous extraction on the horizon.
  • Croc Shock
    May 31, 2020
    7 votes
    • Season: 6
    • Episode Number: 2
    • Episode Description: As temperatures soar, survivalists try to hunt while being hunted themselves. At Camp Murder Puddle, the group fights off a night attack by aggressive crocodiles. A team in turmoil leads to the first self-banishment of the challenge.