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Gaming With A Twist is a Smosh Games series that airs Bi-weekly on Fidays, formerly on Saturdays, debuting on April 27, 2019. It features various cast members of the Smosh Family play a game while partaking in a challenge that varies from video to video, similar to Game Bang. The series ended on February 26, 2020, where the series was replaced by Mystery Challenge and Family Style.

Videos

 
# Name Length Released Loser(s) Winner(s) Player Format Game
1 GHOST PEPPER MARIO PARTY! 34:54 April 27, 2019 Shayne, Courtney, Sarah, Damien, Mari Matt Raub Individual Super Mario Party
2 You Scream You Win - Scream Hero Go 25:31 May 4, 2019 Lasercorn Damien Scream Go Hero
3 Most Intense Stick Fight Challenge - Stick Fight 35:46 May 11, 2019 Shayne and Spencer Damien and Mari Teams Stick Fight
4 Smash Smoothie Challenge 32:49 May 18, 2019 Matt Raub Lasercorn Individual Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
5 Mystery Crocs Challenge! - Havocado 24:58 May 24, 2019 Mari, Courtney, Lasercorn, Shayne and Damien Sarah Havocado
6* Godzilla Battle! - War of the Monsters 17:46 May 31, 2019 Damien Mari, Shayne and Lasercorn War of the Monsters
7 STICKY SLIME CHALLENGE - Nickelodeon Kart Racers 18:22 June 7th, 2019 Courtney, Mari and Lasercorn Ian Nickelodeon Kart Racers
8 GOLF WITH GUNS?! - Nice Shot 23:07 June 14, 2019 Mari Lasercorn Nice Shot!
9* MARIO KART DRINKING GAME w/ THE TRY GUYS - Mario Kart 8 Deluxe 16:06 June 21, 2019 Lasercorn & Keith Habersberger Eugene Lee Yang Mario Kart 8
10 Our Weirdest Punishment Yet? - Pummel Party 25:00 June 28, 2019 Damien Lasercorn Pummel Party
11 GRAND THEFT AUTO AVALANCHE IN REAL LIFE - GTA Online 14:17 July 5, 2019 N/A* Grand Theft Auto V
12 EXTREME HIDE AND SEEK - Black Ops 4 Prop Hunt 14:18 July 12, 2019 Shayne Damien Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
13 We Roast Each Other - Jackbox Party Pack 6 21:04 August 23, 2019 Damien, Ian, Lasercorn, Mari, Sarah and Shayne Matt and Courtney Joke Boat
14* GHOST PEPPER MARIO MAKER! w/ FUNHAUS 20:29 August 30, 2019 Smosh Games Funhaus Teams Super Mario Maker 2
15 CRAZY NERF WAR VIDEO GAME CHALLENGE 14:13 September 6, 2019 Courtney, Matt, Mari and Lasercorn Damien and Shayne Duck Game
16 MYSTERY SODA CHALLENGE 20:46 September 13, 2019 Damien and Matt Mari Individual Borderlands 3
17 (Part 1 of 2) 1-2 Switch or Dare Tournament! 21:00 September 20, 2019 Ian, Sarah, Spencer, Mari and Shayne Tommy and Lasercorn 1-2 Switch
18 (Part 2 of 2) 1-2 Switch or Dare Tournament! - Part 2 20:07 September 27, 2019
19 Lying to Each Other for 21 Minutes Straight 21:31 October 4, 2019 Sarah Matt Fibbage
20 MAZE OF PUNISHMENTS?! 28:46 October 18, 2019 N/A* Co-operative Half Dead 2
21* Killing Marshmello w/ MiniLadd 21:33 October 25, 2019 Mini Ladd Courtney Individual Fun With Ragdolls
22 (Part 1 of 2) HALLOWEEN JUST DANCE 2020 25:08 November 1, 2019 Damien and Jovenshire Sarah Just Dance 2020
23 (Part 2 of 2) SEXY SLOW DANCE PUNISHMENT 10:06 November 5, 2019
24* Pole Riding with WWE's New Day (Xavier Woods & Kofi Kingston) 15:51 November 8, 2019 Damien and Xavier Matt and Kofi Teams Super Pole Riders
AUSTIN CREED's SUPER SALTY PUNISHMENT from SMOSH GAMES 12:33
25* (Part 1 of 2) Mystery Crocs RETURN with Felicia Day 17:51 November 12, 2019 Shayne, Damian, Felicia Day, Courtney, Mari, Sarah Lasercorn Individual Havocado
26* (Part 2 of 2) EPIC Crocs Explosion 25:05 November 15, 2019
27 Things You Can't Say On YouTube 12:36 November 22, 2019 Lasercorn and Mari Shayne Use Your Words
28* Mystery Glove Challenge w/ Critical Role 23:06 November 29, 2019 Mari, Courtney, Damien, Shayne and Sam Riegel Matthew Mercer Kerfuffight
29 Mystery Baby Bottle Challenge! 15:15 December 6, 2019 Lasercorn, Mari, Sarah, Shayne and Courtney Damien Come On, Baby
30 Netflix And Chill: Christmas Edition 19:37 December 13, 2019 Ian, Lasercorn, Damien and Sarah Courtney, Mari, Shayne and Tommy Teams Netflix And Chill
31 Our First Space Battle! 21:19 December 20, 2019 N/A* Co-operative Warframe
32 80s Workout Party - Ring Fit Adventure 16:27 January 3, 2020 Courtney Damien Individual Ring Fit Adventure
33 We Dressed as Cats with Cats to Play The Battle Cats 11:16 January 28, 2020 N/A* Co-operative The Battle Cats
34* SMOSH GAMES vs. Liv Morgan, Adam Cole, Big E, Tyler Breeze & Austin Creed! 11:40 February 26, 2020 UpUpDownDown Smosh Games Teams Scream Go Hero
Punishment Smackdown with WWE Superstars 6:32

*1 (Godzilla Battle! - War of the Monsters) - As it was collaboration episode with Thomas Middleditch and O'Shea Jackson Jr., the results are not counted towards the official Gaming With A Twist score.

*2 (MARIO KART DRINKING GAME w/ THE TRY GUYS - Mario Kart 8 Deluxe) - As it was collaboration episode with the Try Guys, the results are not counted towards the official Gaming With A Twist score.

*3 (GRAND THEFT AUTO AVALANCHE IN REAL LIFE - GTA Online) - Due to the nature of the game, there was no winner or loser.

*4 (GHOST PEPPER MARIO MAKER! w/ FUNHAUS) - As it was collaboration episode with Funhaus, the results are not counted towards the official Gaming With A Twist score.

*5 (MAZE OF PUNISHMENTS?!) - Due to the nature of the game, there was no winner or loser.

*6 (Killing Marshmallo w/ Mini Ladd) - As it was collaboration episode with Mini Ladd, the results are not counted towards the official Gaming With A Twist score.

*7 (Pole Riding with WWE's New Day (Xavier Woods & Kofi Kingston)) - As it was collaboration episode with UpUpDownDown, the results are not counted towards the official Gaming With A Twist score.

*8 (Mystery Crocs RETURN with Felicia Day, EPIC Crcos Explosion) - As it was collaboration episode with Felicia Day, the results are not counted towards the official Gaming With A Twist score.

*9 (Mystery Glove Challenges w/ Critical Role) - As it was collaboration episode with Critical Role, the results are not counted towards the official Gaming With A Twist score.

*10 (Our First Space Battle! - Warframe Empyrean) - Due to the nature of the game, there was no winner or loser.

*11 (We Dressed as Cats with Cats to Play The Battle Cats) - Due to the nature of the game, there was no winner or loser.

*12 (Punishment Smackdown with WWE Superstars) - As it was collaboration episode with UpUpDownDown, the results are not counted towards the official Gaming With A Twist score.

Twists/Punishments

 
Video Twist
GHOST PEPPER MARIO PARTY! The loser of each mini game must spin the "lazy susan of chocolate", with some of the chocolates containing Ghost Pepper Powder. If the play eats a Spicy Chocolate, they are out.
You Scream You Win - Scream Hero Go The second round was a creative round where the players used different sources (such as Twitter, fan comments and impressions) during their turn,
Most Intense Stick Fight Challenge - Stick Fight Players were in teams of two, with one player wearing brackets on their thumbs and one player wearing them on their fingers. Whenever a team died, they had to swap players.
Mystery Smoothie Challenge For each different character in Super Smash Bros, there is a correlating food that is matched up with them. The loser of a certain round must drink these blended up ingredients. A Chaos Round saw whoever lost drink a smoothie with all of the ingredients blended into it.
Mystery Crocs Challenge! - Havocado After each round, the first person to get three losses had to put their feet in crocs filled with various condiments.
Godzilla Battle! - War of the Monsters The loser had to dress up as a dinosaur and attack the city of Tsunopolis.
STICKY SLIME CHALLENGE - Nickeolodeon Kart Racers Each player must play through a round of Kart Racing while their control is submerged in slime.
GOLF WITH GUNS?! - Nice Shot The loser had to spin around a dizzy stick 10 times then try to shoot moving targets with a Nerf Gun.
MARIO KART DRINKING GAME w/ THE TRY GUYS - Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Shots were drunk in the first two rounds to give real world power ups. The final round saw a new power up shot and all players had to finish their slush before they could complete the race.
Our Weirdest Punishment Yet? - Pummel Party The loser was vacuum packed into a bin bag and beaten with by bats.
GRAND THEFT AUTO AVALANCHE IN REAL LIFE - GTA Online The player was held back by elasticated bands whilst the rest of the cast threw foam bricks at the player.
EXTREME HIDE AND SEEK - Black Ops 4 Prop Hunt The winner got an advantage (being able to go home early) in a real life game of Hide and Seek.
We Roast Each Other - Jackbox Party Pack 6 Whilst telling their jokes, the players had to act like they were doing a stand up set.
GHOST PEPPER MARIO MAKER! w/ FUNHAUS The loser of each round had to eat a chocolate coin containing ghost peppers. The losing team overall had to eat another coin.
CRAZY NERF WAR VIDEO GAME CHALLENGE Whist one team member is playing the game, their partner is trying to shoot their opponents character on the television to stop the opponent from moving for 3 seconds.
MYSTERY SODA CHALLENGE Every time a player was downed or used their special power, they had to drink a shot of unusually flavored soda.
1-2 Switch or Dare Tournament!, 1-2 Switch or Dare Tournament! - Part 2 The loser of each round had to do a punishment selected by the winner.
Lying to Each Other for 21 Minutes Straight The group played Fibbage Enough About You where the truths were based on personal answers.
Killing Marshmello w/ MiniLadd - Fun With Ragdolls The winner won a box of Saltines.
HALLOWEEN JUST DANCE 2020, SEXY SLOW DANCE PUNISHMENT Players were dressed in costumes to celebrate Halloween. The two losers had to dance to Time of Our Lives from Dirty Dancing.
Pole Riding with WWE's New Day (Xavier Woods & Kofi Kingston), AUSTIN CREED's SUPER SALTY PUNISHMENT from SMOSH GAMES The two losing teams had to speak like a wrestler whilst having a mouthful of saltines.
Mystery Crocs RETURN with Felicia Day, EPIC Crocs Explosion The loser of each round had to put their feet in crocs filled with various condiments.
Mystery Glove Challenge w/ Critical Role The loser of each round must put on a polyvinyl glove with an unknown edible substance inside, similar to the "Mystery Crocs" challenge. Matt Raub has even cut small holes in the glove, so other players and viewers can see what is inside.
Mystery Baby Bottle Challenge! The loser of each round must drink from a baby bottle filled with odd food.
Netflix And Chill: Christmas Edition Whenever a player guesses wrong, they must put ice down their pants. The overall losing team must also put ice down their pants.
Our First Space Battle! - Warframe Empyrean The game was played on a "spaceship".
80s Workout Party - Ring Fit Adventure The players were dressed in 80s workout gear, whilst the winner received a $25 Olive Garden gift card.
We Dressed as Cats with Cats to Play The Battle Cats The players were dressed as cats whilst playing the game in a cat cafe.
Punishment Smackdown with WWE Superstars - Scream Go Hero The losing team had to play an electric shock game.

Statistics

# Name Wins Losses Diff.
=1st Damien 6 6 0
=1st Matt 3 3 0
3nd Jovenshire 0 1 -1
=4th Ian Hecox 1 3 -2
=4th Spencer 0 2 -2
=6th Courtney 2 6 -4
=6th Lasercorn 4 8 -4
=6th Sarah 2 6 -4
=6th Shayne 3 7 -4
10th Mari 3 9 -6

Additional statistics

Name Individual wins Team wins Joint wins Individual losses Team losses Joint losses Longest winning streak Longest losing streak
Courtney 0 1 1 1 1 4 1 2
Damien 4 2 0 2 1 5 2 3
Ian 1 0 0 0 1 2 1 1
Jovenshire 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
Lasercorn 3 0 2 1 2 6 1 3
Mari 1 2 1 1 1 7 1 4
Matt 2 0 1 1 1 1 1 3
Sarah 2 0 0 1 1 4 1 3
Spencer 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2
Shayne 1 2 1 1 1 5 1 1
Tommy 0 1 1 0 0 0 2 0

Performance Rating

# Name Total Points Games Played Points Performance Rating
1 Noah 9 10 90%
2 Tommy 24 27 88.89%
3 Damien 92 122 75.41%
4 Matt 44 60 73.33%
5 Keith 7 10 70%
6 Courtney 70 104 67.31%
7 Shayne 69 104 66.35%
=8 Mari 74 116 63.79%
=8 Lasercorn 74 116 63.79%
=10 Sarah 44 76 57.89%
=10 Ian 33 57 57.89%
12 Spencer 8 16 50%
13 Olivia 4 10 40%
14 Jovenshire 5 16 31.25%

Note: Points were based on the scores they got on all of their Gaming With A Twist, for example, if one gets first place, he gets 6 points (depending on the number of players). If it's teams, the number of teams times the number of members (Team 1 with 2 members placed 2nd, then 2*2=4).

No. of Players

1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th 10th
10 (Individual) 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
9 (Individual) 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
7 (Individual) 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
6 (Individual) 6 5 4 3 2 1
4 (Individual) 4 3 2 1
3 Teams of 2 6 4 2
2 Teams of 4 8 4

Trivia

  • This series was never given a official name when it debuted, but was referred to as Gaming With A Twist in Mystery Smoothie Challenge.
    • In November 2019, a playlist was created on Smosh Games, officially confirming the series name.
  • In January 2020, Mystery Challenge debuted, based on previous "Mystery" videos released as part of Gaming With A Twist.
  • Damien has appeared in every episode so far.
    • A full list of appearances can be found here.
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