Once a yakuza... Always a yakuza.
Ask any anime fan, and they'll tell you: cartoons in Japan are different from their localized counterparts. Last night on Japanese TV, the issue was explored for the Japanese viewing public, who was surprised to learn that English language versions of anime are edited.
Beat Takeshi isn't just a comedian. Or an actor. Or a writer. Or a filmmaker. Or a variety show host. Or a video game designer. He's also an artist.
In 1986, Japanese comedian and actor Beat Takeshi designed a video game. A very hard video game.