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About the TV Show

Takeshi's Castle

game show

Takeshi's Castle

First Air Date: November 01, 2002

First Aired on    :   2002
Status    :   Ended
Created By    :   Takeshi Kitano
Networks    :   Spike
Genres    :   Comedy
Seasons/Episodes    :   122 episodes in 5 Seasons

Takeshi's Castle was a Japanese game show that aired between 1986 and 1990 on the Tokyo Broadcasting System. It featured the Japanese actor Takeshi Kitano as a count who owns a castle and sets up difficult challenges for players to get to him. Contestants throw themselves into daunting physical challenges as they attempt to storm Takeshi's Castle and win the grand prize of one million yen. The show has become a cult television hit around the world. A special live "revival" was broadcast on April 2, 2005, for TBS's 50th anniversary celebrations.


Takeshi's Castle on IMDb 7.5


Seasons

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Season 5 (1)

0 episodes


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Season 4 (2005)

22 episodes


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Season 3 (2004)

30 episodes


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Season 2 (2003)

30 episodes


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Season 1 (2002)

40 episodes


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Specials (1)

10 episodes




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