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Who are you rooting for this Sunday for the Big Game? If you’re a football fan and a prepper, we thought you might appreciate the ultimate tailgating vehicle that doubles as a pretty incredible B.O.V. (bug-out vehicle for the non-preppers in the crowd). While filming our web series Selling Survival, we met so many amazing…

In case you missed it, our first web-spin-off show, Selling Survival, just released its 15th and final episode. So… if you need to catch up, head on over to sellingsurvival.com and watch the complete web series at your leisure. We had a blast traveling across the country to various preparedness and survival expos filming the…

Joe has been prepping for six years and has enough food to feed 24 people for two years. His stockade also includes 1500 gallons of water and a global communications system. He believes a “wiper” (a code that instructs a computer system to self-destruct) will take out the country’s telecommunications systems. One of his current…

On the latest episode of Selling Survival, Brooklyn is catching up with Doomsday Preppers veteran Snake Blocker. Snake has a host of Apache defense products, and he’s about to give Brooklyn a quick lesson in knife fighting as a self-defense skill. Some things didn’t make the webisode though, so check out these behind-the-scenes photos from…

With the upcoming premieres of American Blackout and Doomsday Preppers later this week and early next, we’re beginning to feel a little unprepared over here – in fact, my weekend plans may include figuring out a 72-hour food and water storage plan.  But how have others been affected by shows like these?  We posed the…

No power, no phones, no water, and little hope. What would you do if your world went dark? American Blackout tells the story of a catastrophic ten-day power outage that wipes out the U.S. After cyber criminals take out the nation’s power grid, American Blackout follows five groups – a group of students trapped in…

With Doomsday approaching, it’s important for Brent and his crew to have valuable resources ready to sell. And what’s going to be more valuable than gold when the grid goes down? Liquor, of course. Tonight on Doomsday Castle, the team skirts the law to learn an old moonshine maker’s secret recipe. Containing fermented grain and…

For prepper Alex, the ultimate weapon is a pack of Slovakian German Shepards. Not only can they guard against intruders, but they each act as an alarm system, companion, and hunter. To Alex, the dog is all these important things in one, something that technology can’t replicate. It’s his choice defense because, as he says,…

You don’t have to spend lots of money to make a functional rain catchment system. With found materials, prepper David Appleton creates a simple system to catch rainfall. Materials You Need: Old Gutter, cleaned  Pipe Trash Can, cleaned Duct Tape Drill What good will it do? Collecting rainwater can be used for gardening, livestock, irrigation,…

Meet the MaGeddons—your not-so-average family looking for the perfect home to ride out the end of days. And while the MaGeddons story may be a ruse, there is one family who is not kidding. Meet Brent Sr., the father of 10 who truly is fortifying his castle home in order to survive Armageddon. Don’t miss…

     NOTHING BRINGS A FAMILY TOGETHER LIKE ARMAGEDDON Castles have been hailed throughout history as the ultimate homes for kings and noblemen, shielding them from invasion by neighboring enemies. But for American prepper Brent Sr., this relic of medieval times represents survival if his greatest fear comes true — an electromagnetic pulse (EMP), where the…

With the second season of Doomsday Preppers officially wrapped, we have met nearly 50 different kinds of preppers getting ready for a variety of disasters. The practical preppers have scored almost every prepper and the leaderboard is finally complete! Where does your favorite prepper fall on the leaderboard and who is taking home top honors?…

Guest Post By: Survivor Jane We need to start thinking the ‘MacGyver’ way of survival. You know that ‘80’s TV show where the main character; a secret agent, escapes from bad guys by using everyday items he finds around him – like making a plane out of palm leaves, duct tape and bee honey to…

Excited about the brand new episode of Doomsday Preppers tonight at 9P, Let Her Rip? We only have a few more new episodes remaining this season—and with time running out—we thought we’d help out with some interesting facts and information about what it can take to be a prepper. Enjoy! Brad

Doomsday preppers are all over the place, so the Redneck Team decides it’s going to make its own version of an apocalypse shelter that’s completely mobile.  The guys design a bulletproof bunker that’s portable and can be broken down into a series of backpacks.  But when the local prepping group challenges them to a field…

Tonight on Doomsday Preppers, Meet Jeff Bushaw, a full-time prepper in Vancouver, Washington, who fears the eruption of the Yellowstone super volcano. Approximately 600-miles from his home sleeps a volcanic caldera that measures 34×45-miles. If it were to blow, and it has, America would be crippled and the ramifications would have catastrophic global consequences. In…

Can’t get enough Doomsday Preppers?  Feening for even more preps?  Can’t wait to break down the latest episode with your friends? Now, thanks to our just announced partnership with IntoNow from Yahoo!, all that and more is at your fingertips.  Not familiar with IntoNow?  Well here’s the scoop. IntoNow is a mobile app that recognizes…

Calling all preppers! National Geographic Channel is prepping for season two of Doomsday Preppers! If you are actively preparing to survive any cataclysmic event, email us at prepperscasting@sharpentertainment.com. In the spirit of OPSEC, all names and information will be kept confidential.