American Gladiators by Mitchell Haaseth/NBC Photo American Gladiators by Mitchell Haaseth/NBC Photo

Who ordered the additional cheese platter? After just two original broadcasts, NBC has asked for a second season of its newfangled American Gladiators competition series, which last week premiered to 12 million total viewers. The Gladiators' first season is slated to conclude in mid-February, says Variety. No word on how quickly Season 2 would brighten our doorstep.