Game show finally returns after COVID-19 hiatus
G4 give me your price can finally resume after a brief interruption. In late May, it was reported that the show’s finale could not go ahead as planned after its host, Twitch streamer Austin Show, tested positive for COVID-19. But, now that he has recovered, the final can continue as planned.
Saturday, the streamer announced on Twitter that he tested negative for COVID-19, adding, “I’M FREE!!!” A few days later, G4 shared their lineup slate for the upcoming week, which included give me your price. The series will return for its finale Thursday at 5 p.m. ET. give me your price features Austin Show as host alongside fellow Twitch streamers Will Neff and JustaMinx. As for the content of the game show, the three hosts present unique items that have been offered for sale on the Internet and the contestants must then guess their values.
It’s a STACKED week on G4.
– G4TV (@G4TV) June 6, 2022
The game show’s Season 1 finale was originally scheduled to take place on May 19. However, due to cast availability issues, it was pushed back to May 26 (it was later revealed that JustaMinx was unavailable for filming due to his participation in Creator Clash, a celebrity boxing tournament in Tampa, Florida). Once again, give me your price ran into trouble when the Austin Show tested positive for COVID-19. On Twitter, he wrote to his fans that he had tested positive for the disease following a recent trip to Florida. At the time, he noted that he was feeling “good” and his symptoms were “rather mild”. The host went on to joke, “I’m never going back to Florida State either.”
As Austin Show was unable to participate in the filming of the finale, it was forced to be pushed back. He wrote in a later message that “as a result of this no give me your price final tomorrow. I had a really great cast and I’ll try to keep that together for when I’m better.” give me your price launched in February. To break the news, Austin Show released a statement expressing his excitement at the opportunity, saying, “I’m thrilled to be partnering with G4 to not only utilize my hosting skills on their platforms, but also to join as a creative executive the goal of developing and growing G4’s presence on Twitch.”