Survivor Tocatins is especially pleasing this season as we get our
first exposure to the intentional color coordination of each team in
the clothes they are wearing:
In previous Survivor seasons, the contestants wore whatever worn out clothing they brought from home.
Not this time.
On Tocatins, the survivors are dressed in the same hue and tone so they are immediately recognizable with their team alliance.
We like that sort of ongoing semiotic branding
of the show. The effect is subtle, but effective, and we don’t care
that CBS had to provide the contestants proper clothing to pull of the
The “colors of alliance” make the entire series richer.