Japanese Game Shows are known for their weirdness, bizarre nature, and for being off the limits. These game shows often put the participating contestants in staggeringly humiliating situations. They can be funny, they can be brutally disgusting, these game shows embrace weirdness to the full extent. So here is the 5 Weirdest Japanese Game Shows That Actually Exist.
5 Weirdest Japanese Game Shows That Actually Exist
It is a famous Japanese game group in which the members of girl group AKB48 playing the dodgeball. Now that sounds exciting, but truly it isn’t! Because whoever gets hit by the ball has to pay a penalty which surely isn’t pleasant. The comedy duo ‘Bad Boys’ decide the penalties for the girls, and the penalties are very very gross.
2. Sokkuri Sweets
The meaning of the word ‘Sokkuri’ in Japanese is ‘look-alike’. In this game, the contestants have to bite into everyday objects and items, the contestants believe that these items are made up of cake, but that’s not always the case.If the contestant makes the right choice then he gets to taste the sweetness of cake, if they don’t…well then you get a long lasting good taste of everyday objects in your mouth.
This is a very scary and a very bizarre game show. The game is pretty simple, you’re asked seven questions on a specific subject or topic, you are given 30 seconds to answer the questions. And to get to the questions, you need to make it up a wall that inclines more and more as you go up, and then you’re completely mummified, you’re dumped into a coffin.
4. Let’s Go To The End Of The World!
Nippon Television Corporation Network created this game show, it is known as ‘Sekai no Hate Made ItteQ!’ in Japanese. For example in this picture, Ayako Imoto who is wearing a sailor suit school uniform and have thick painted eyebrows was tasked to confront the wildlife. She’s put in a Plexiglas predator box and she’s being attacked by a wild grizzly bear WOW!
You might have seen numerous American Shows where music plays in the background while you’re asked to answer the question and if you don’t answer, you lose. They stand above a bottomless pit, the contestants have to answer the questions while their room starts filling up with water. So the contestants have to answer the think of the answers under some very scary circumstances.