Takeshi's Castle (Japanese: Fūun! Takeshi-jō) is a Japanese game show that aired between 1986 and 1990 on the Tokyo Broadcasting System.
It featured the Japanese actor Takeshi (also known as Beat Takeshi) as a count who owns a castle and sets up difficult challenges for players (or a volunteer army) to get to him. 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.