And then there's this bullshit. Japan is famous for its game shows that seem to be thinly disguised excuses for inflicting Geneva Conventions violation-level abuse on the contestants. Don't make me do this again. To turn on reply notifications, click here. There's no criteria where you're judged on how lovely your singing voice is or how well you emote the pathos expressed in the original version of the song.
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One would hope there's a decent reward to be had for participating in these shows -- either a cash prize or maybe the promise to release a family member from captivity.
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At least the winner got a Guinness World Record out of the deal and was hired to star in the creepiest milk commercial of all time. OK, sure this whole idea is pretty much just Make Me Laugh , with giggle-suppression replaced by a man trying to keep his gabagool from exploding. This clip perfectly encapsulates the unique Japanese ability to combine cloying, saccharine cuteness with the brutal savagery of mankind's most base desires.