Here are some of my favorite characters and a little information about them to view.
Black name = Challenge name
Green Name = Real Name
General Lee <Hayato Tani> - The "good" guy who leads the 100 Keshi-Heads hopefully to glory.
Count-Takeshi <Takeshi Kitano> - The head of the castle & also created Takeshi's Castle.
Emerauld Guards<Tadajij Kikuchi,Matsuo Bannai, Edamame Tsumami, Yurei Yanagi, Rakkyo Ide, Great Gidayu, Dankan, Third Nagasima, 'Rusher' Itamae, Gadarukanaru Taka, Hakase Suidobashi, Sintarou Mizushima> - The main henchmen who try to protect Count-Takeshi's castle.
Spud - The man dressed as a spud , if blue ball is picked in Sumo Rings they will face him.
Popcorn - 2 men who dress as Rainbow Warriors in Rice Bowl Down-Hill.
Baldy<Strong Kobayashi> - The bald man who is seen in Honey Combed Maze.
Tina Turner<Oniji Tankobo> - The other man who teams up with Kanegou in Honey Combed Maze.
Porker - The purple panted man in Sumo Rings who rarely gets beaten.
Animal<Brad Lesley> - The man often seen in honey cone maze in a black kimono , often in Parents And Children special.
Pinkie Lee<Michiru Jo> - One of the many Emerauld Guards , has a J on his pink clothing.
Pochahontis - In Wipeout on a ledge wearing a red fleece & nappy.
Strange People<Battlefield Reporters> They report the losers of the games set by Takeshi Kitano.
Man With The Paper Maiche Head<Takeshi Doll> When Takeshi Kitano was unavaliable for filming another guard , They put a head that is meant to look like Takeshi Kitano and she had to play that part.
Ollie,Rudolph<Saburo Ishikura> He was one of the first of Takeshi's sidekicks. His job consisted of thinking of new strategies and new games to stop the constestants winning and storming the castle. He rarely is seen now.
Takeshi's Sidekick<Higashi Sonomanama>Started off as the leader of the Emerauld Guards but soon was Takeshi's second in line. He is mainly seen driving the gold buggy in the "Final Showdown" with Takeshi.
Porkers Cousion<Large Fuji> Appeared in Takeshi's Castle then replaced Porker and arfter that joined as a very late Emerauld Guard.
Blondie <Umanosuke Ueda> Is seen in the game "Sumo Rings" and in "Grid Iron" at Number 92 and is a very scary and very strong man. People rarely beaten in Sumo Rings though.