Popular game show Tipping Point has turned 10 years old! The show was created exclusively for the UK audience and the first episode was launched on 2 July 2012. Who would have thought that a game and quiz show, based on a classic 2p arcade machine, would live on and be a game show favourite for over a decade? The show is still mesmerizing a large audience and just the other week, a contender managed to make headlines with the win of the highest jackpot of £10,000 – Congratulations Claudia and congratulations Tipping Point!
To celebrate these milestones for Tipping Point, Gala Bingo has compiled a chronological list of memorable game shows, and a guide on where you can stream some truly classic moments, that have lived with the viewers through the decades.
The post invites readers on a trip down memory lane by looking at 6 decades of game shows in the UK: Do you remember The Krypton Factor, The Adventure Game or Keep It in The Family?
Here is a selection of golden classics available on Netflix and Prime Video:
Game and competition shows available on Netflix in the UK:
- Wheel of Fortune (1983)
- Ready Steady Cook (1994)
- Men on a Mission (2015)
- Naked Attraction (2016)
Game and competition shows available on Prime Video in the UK:
- The Challenge (1998)
- Fear Factor (2002)
- The Block (2003)
- 8 out of 10 Cats (2005)
- Would I Lie to You? (2005)
- Wipeout (2008)
- 101 Ways to Leave a Gameshow (2010)
- Million Dollar Money Drop (2010)
For the complete list and a closer look at some of the 10 of the biggest shows between 1960-2020, please see the blog post here.