How did the dumbest game show ideas ever make it onto the airwaves? We’re looking at the most outrageous, insane and poorly thought out game shows that ever made it to television. Not every gameshow can be a winner. WatchMojo ranks the dumbest game show ideas. What do you think is the dumbest game show idea? Let us know in the comments!

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  1. Oh, you sweet American summer children, you should really have checked out Naked Jungle. Any unfortunate Brits reading this comment thread will know what I mean.

  2. What, no mention of Release the Hounds from the UK? Contestants have to solve weird puzzles in groups of three to shorten the distance one runs at the end. That end part? One contestant has to run a distance and cross a finish line before a group of hounds drags his or her to the ground. It was just weird and then some…

  3. Number 1 easily should have been Deal Or No Deal. That show is terrible. It is just a game of luck and greed. No skill of any kind needed and they dragged it out so long for just one contestant

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