Meanwhile, It's Showtime! host Karylle said she doesn't want to dwell on the notion that there's a competition.
"We're not here to compete with anyone, we are just going to continue making people happy.
"And I think yun talaga yung point, e.
"Pag masyado mo kasi inisip yung ratings, medyo mali yung goal, di ba?
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Her co-host, Vhong Navarro, seconded, "E, talagang mga institusyon na 'yan. Mahirap na silang gibain."
Eat...Bulaga! host Ruby Rodriguez welcomed the new show with open arms.
In a recent interview, she stated, "Huwag naman nating maliitin, maganda ang Showtime. I mean, before Bulaga!, we also see it. So, we watch it also. And it's fun also to watch.
"Maybe we could do better, if we're doing good already.
"Maybe we could do better pa."
A competition is not always bad because it tends to bring out the best in the people involved.
And who's going to benefit in the end? The Pinoy viewers, of course.
In the meantime, let us sit back and enjoy the changes that recently happened...and are yet to happen.