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This is an incomplete (and constantly growing) list of television series that have been censored.

E4Edit

  • Big Bang Theory- Strong language and drug references was removed from the show and sexuality was toned down.

Channel 4Edit

  • 100 (TV show) - Violence was toned down.
  • Big Bang Theory- Strong language and drug references was removed from the show and sexuality was toned down.
  • Futurama - Violence was toned down, sexuality was toned down and some language was removed.
  • Simpsons - Some adult humor, langauge were removed and sexuality was toned down.
  • Smallville - Violence was toned down.

WGNEdit

  • Cops- Strong language and nudity was censored.

HBO AsiaEdit

  • Game of Thrones-Nudity, violence and strong language are censored in India.

FunimationEdit

YTVEdit

Disney XD Latin AmericaEdit

Disney XD AsiaEdit

  • Gravity Falls- Crude language was cut.
  • Kaitou Joker- Scenes that was considered inappropriate, dark sub plots was removed and the violence was tonned down.

9Go!Edit

MBSEdit

TeletoonEdit

TV TokyoEdit

  • Cowboy Bebop- 12 episodes were pulled from the TV broadcast after complaints about its graphic content.
  • Kare Kano- A scene showing intercourse is cut from the TV broadcast, it was added back into the home video release.

AnimaxEdit

  • Earth Maiden Arjuna- One of the episodes was pulled from broadcast TV due to controversial material

Fox KidsEdit

  • Tiny Toon Adventures- One episode was banned to due alcohol use.
  • Silver Surfer - In the comics Thanos loves lady death, in the show lady death is  changed to lady choas this is due to the show not being allowed to say the word death.
  • X-Men - The dark phoenix saga is censored, in the comics when the phoenix destorys a solor system everyone in it dies. In the cartoon no one lives in that solar system.

Disney XD Edit

  • Naruto Shippuden - The show was censored due to the Disney XD wanting a PG-TV rating.
  • Yo-Kai Watch - The show was censored due to the Disney XD wanting it to be more family friendly.

Discovery ChannelEdit

  • Colony - Strong language was bleeped out in the TV broadcast.

Tokyo MXEdit

  • Akame ga Kill - Scenes that showed strong violence, gore or blood was censored with black bars on the TV broadcast this was done in order to make it less violent.
  • Big Order- Nudity was censored.
  • Black Lagoon - Strong language was censored on broadcast TV.
  • Deadman Wonderland - Scenes that blood or gore were covered up by black bars. Strong language and nudity were censored in order to make it less offensive.
  • Manyū Hiken-chō- Nudity was censored.
  • Terra Formars- Violece was tonned down.
  • Tokyo Ghoul- Scenes that showed strong violence, gore or blood was censored with black bars this was done on the TV broadcast in order to make it less violent.
  • Tokyo Ghoul Root A- Scenes with strong violence were blured.

StarzEdit

  • Black Sails - When the Pilot was realsed on youtube it was censored in order to get a TV-14 rating. Strong language and nudity was removed from that version the DVD and TV broadcast had it uncensored.
  • Spartacus - Some nudity was removed and some of the more graphic sex scenes was cut from the TV broadcast version, but it was added back in the Blu-ray.

AMCEdit

  • Breaking Bad- Nudity was censored on the TV broadcast was removed in order to get a TV-14 rating, the F-word was also censored. This was latter added back into the show on the DVD release.
  • Preacher - The F-word was censored, it is uncensored on the DVD release, Blu-ray release, iTunes, and amazon video.

Comedy CentralEdit

  • Drawn Together - Nudity and strong language was censored on the TV broadcast, the DVD is uncensored.
  • Futurama - Strong language is censored on both the TV broadcast and the DVD, was censored in order to get a TV-14 rating.
  • Reno 911! - Strong language are bleeped out on the TV broadcast, but the DVD is uncensored.
  • South Park - The f-word is censored, and in episode 201 the image of Muhammad. Strong language on the dvd's are uncensored, but the image is muhammad is censored on both the TV and the DVD.

Syfy Edit

  • Akria - Nudity is censored and strong language was censored.
  • Battlestar Galatica - Some scenes were removed from the TV broadcast due to time constraints.
  • Bitten - Nudity is censored on the TV broadcast, the DVD is uncensored, it order to get a TV-14 rating.
  • Caprica -  Nudity and violence is censored in the pilot order to get a TV-14 rating the dvd has it uncensored.
  • Continuum - Strong language is censored on the TV, the DVD and Netflix are uncensored.
  • Ghost in Shell - Nudity and strong language was censored when it aired on the Saturday anime block when it was the sci fi channel.
  • Spartacus -Due to the TV network standards nudity and strong language was censored on the TV broadcast.
  • Stargate SG-1 - Nudity was removed and violence was tonned down in order to get a TV-14 rating. It is uncensored on the DVD's.
  • The Magicians - The TV broadcast censored strong language.
  • The Expanse - The TV broadcast censored strong language.

Kids' WB Edit

  • Baby Looney Tunes- In this episode baby daffy is swearing, the swears are censored though the noice of a rubber duck as a result you do not know what swear word he uses.
  • Pokemon- Some episodes were banned, and violence was toned down for the TV broadcast.
  • Tiny Toon Adventures- One episode was banned due to alcohol use.

CBSEdit

  • Dexter-The show was censored in order to air with a TV-14 rating, bloody images were cut, nudity was removed, strong language was censored, and sexual situations. The word Fuck was changed to frickin and mother lover.
  • Looney Tunes- Due to the networks standards some episodes were banned, and violence was toned down.
  • Without a Trace - Due to one of the episodes contanting explicit sexual material, the FCC fined CBS.

ABCEdit

  • Looney Tunes- Due to the networks standards some episodes were banned, and violence was toned down.
  • Gargolyles- The episode Deadly force was banned, but they latter released a censored version.
  • The Real O'Neals- Profanity is bleeped out.

BBCEdit

Spike Edit

  • Afro Samurai- Strong anguage was comeplty removed from the TV broadcast, some blood and violence was removed, and some minor swear words was censored. The DVD version is uncensored.
  • Blade: The Series- The TV version was rated TV-14 but to achieve that rating many scenes were edited or removed, any scene with nudity, graphic violence or strong language were removed. Spike latter released a unrated edition on DVD's.
  • Cops- Nudity and strong language are censored, in order to get a TV-PG/TV-14 rating.
  • Ren and Stimpy: Adult Party Cartoon- Strong language was bleeped out on TV broadcast, but the DVD is uncensored.
  • Stripperella- Nudity is blurred out on the TV broadcast, but it is uncensored on the DVD.

Fox Edit

  • American Dad- When American Dad was on FOX many of the episodes were censored due to the networks strict standards on language but its uncensored on DVD.
  • Bordertown (2016 TV Series) - Strong Language is bleeped out on TV.
  • Cops- Nudity and strong language are censored.
  • The Cleveland Show- Strong language is bleeped out on TV but the DVD is uncensored.
  • Family Guy- When Family Guy airs on fox many of the episodes are censored due to the networks strict standards on language. Some episodes were completely removed, one such episode was the abortion episode, but the DVD is uncensored.
  • Futurama- Strong Language is censored on both the tv broadcast and the dvd.
  • The X-Files- The episode Home was removed from the network, due to being rated TV-MA for graphic violence and blood and banned from television, but it's featured on DVD.

TBS Edit

  • American Dad- Nudity was censored and some sexual references and strong language was cut of the TV broadcast version in order to get a TV-14 rating. The word shit is was uncensored due to being on a different network, the dvd's are uncensored.

4Kids Edit

  • Kirby: Right Back at Ya!- Some violence, achole use, guns, profanity, weapons and bathroom humor were cut.
  • Ojamjo Doremi- Violence, death and achole use were cut.
  • One Piece- Perhaps 4Kid's most notoriously censored title; it was heavily cut and modified to remove its dark elements and violence in order to get a TV-Y7-FV rating. Now that the show is owned by FUNimation, they releases the show uncut with a TV-14 rating.
  • Sonic X- Due to the show targeting a TV-Y7-FV rating, some violence was toned down and some sexuality was toned down.
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2003)- One of the episodes was  banned due to graphic violence.
  • Yu-Gi-OH Duel Monsters- Any scenes that showed strong violence were toned down, any mention of death was removed from the show and replaced with different words to keep the show more family friendly, any scenes with wine were changed to juice, and all guns on the show were removed. The character outfits were modified to be more kid friendly. Due to these changes the show was rated TV-Y7-FV.

History ChannelEdit

  • Vikings- Violence and nudity were either toned down or completely removed to get a TV-14 rating. The uncensored Blu-Ray discs are rated TV-MA.

Cartoon Network USA Edit

  • Baby Looney Tunes- One episode was banned from broadcast TV, swearing was censored.
  • Blue Dragon - Sexual references were removed, and some violence was censored in order to get a TV-Y7-FV rating.
  • Cow and Chicken - Sexual references and some crude language were cut.
  • Dexter's Laboratory- The episode rude removal was banned due to the use of swear words.
  • Dragon Ball  - All sexual references were removed some language was removed, the nudity on the show was censored, and the violence was toned down, blood was digital removed, and any mention of death was removed or altered.
  • Dragon Ball Z -Blood was removed, language was removed and any mention of death was removed from the show.
  • G-Force Guardians of Space - Violence was toned down.
  • Gundam 0083- Violence was toned down, alcohol was removed, and any reference towards death or killing was removed.
  • Justice League UnlimitedThe episode Task Force X ccould use the term suicide.
  • Looney Tunes - Some episodes were removed from broadcast tv due to racism, some of the violence was removed in order to be more family friendly.
  • Mobile Fighter G Gundum - Some scenes were modified in order to make it more family friendly.
  • Mobile Suit Gundum- Nudity was censored.
  • Mobile Suit Gundum: The 08th MS Team- Violence was tonned down, blood was digitally removed, swear words were muted or changed to other words, sexuality was tonned down, and nudity was removed.
  • Mobile Suit Gundum Wing- Violence, profanity and any reference towards killing or death was removed.
  • MGM Cartoons- Some episodes were removed from broadcast TV due to racism, some of the violence was removed in order to be more family friendly.
  • Naruto- Alcoholic drinks, mild language, mild sexual situations, and  blood and death remain but they were reduced. The uncensored dvd adds it back in.
  • Neon Genesis Evangelion- Alcoholic drinks were cut, some characters were completely removed. Language was censored, nudity and sexual innuendo were removed from the usa broadcast.
  • Outlaw Star-Nudity was censored, violence was toned down, clothing was digititaly added in and altered, sexural themes were censored and one of the episodes was nothing aired due to sexural themes.
  • Pokemon- Some episodes were banned from television.
  • The Powerpuff Girls- One episode was banned from televison.
  • Stoked! - Crude Language was removed.
  • Sailor Moon- Some blood was digitally removed, nudity was removed, and sexual situations were censored
  • Space Ghost Coast to Coast- Strong language was bleeped out of the TV broadcast and some scenes were modfied in order to be more family friendy.
  • Tenchi Muyo! - Nudity, Profanity and blood was censored on the network due to wanting to make the anime more family friendly.
  • Tom and Jerry-  Some of the violence was removed in order to be more family friendly and some episodes were banned.
  • The Amazing World of Gumball - The TV show was censored in the usa in order to get a TV-Y7-FV rating, some of the violence was tonned down.
  • Tiny Toon Adventures- One episode was banned due to alcohol use.
  • Total Drama Island- Crude language was censored and nudity was burled out, and sexual innuendo was cut.
  • Total Drama Action -Sexual innuendo and strong language was removed.
  • Total Drama World Tour -Sexual innuendo and strong language was removed.
  • Total Drama Revenage of the Island -Removed some references to other companies.
  • Total Drama Presents: The Ridonculous Race -Any reference to death was removed.
  • The Big O- Violence was tonned down, blood was digitally removed, alcohol was removed and smoking was removed.
  • Voltron- Violence was tonned down, blood was digitally removed and any reference to death was removed.

Adult-Swim Edit

  • Aqua Teen Hunger Force - Strong Language and nudity is censored, asshole was censored until season 3, shit was censored until season 10, The first six volumes are still censored but on the Volume 7 and Aqua Unit Patrol Squad 1 DVDs, the profanity is uncensored but the nudity is still censored.
  • Akria - Nudity was censored and F word was censored.
  • Black Lagoon - The F word was censored on the show.
  • Blue Gender - The anime was censored in order to appeal to a boarder audience, nudity, sex and graphic violence were completely removed.
  • Check it out! with Dr. Steve Brule - Strong language and explicit dialogue is censored both on TV and DVD. Shit was censored at first, but it is uncensored after the first two seasons.
  • Code Geass- The nudity in the anime was removed.
  • Cowboy Bebop- Drug references were cut, crude language was removed and all sexual references were removed. Blood effects were so digitally removed. Three episodes were pulled from the TV broadcast.
  • Deadman Wonderland - Scenes with nudity was censored and strong language was removed.
  • Ghost in the Shell: Stand Along Complex - F word is censored
  • Inuyasha - Nudity and sexual innuendo were censored.
  • Kill La Kill - Nudity and sexual situations were censored.
  • Metalacolypse - Strong Language and Nudity is censored both on TV and the first two seasons on DVD, but it is uncensored on Seasons 3 and 4 on DVD and Blu-ray. Violence was also extended on the season 3 DVD as well
  • Neon Genesis Evangelion- Alcoholic drinks were cut, some characters were completely removed. Language was censored, nudity and sexual innuendo were removed from the usa broadcast.
  • Paranoia Agent- Nudity and strong language and anything reference to religon has censored.
  • Parasyte - The scene were Migi turns into a penis is cut.
  • Rick and Morty - Strong Language is censored on tv, but its uncensored on DVD/Blu-Ray. Shit is usually uncensored on TV, but some of it is censored.
  • Robot Chicken- Strong language such as fuck and cunt is bleeped out on TV but uncensored on DVD/Blu-Ray, asshole was censored until season 2, and shit was censored until season 7.
  • Space Ghost Coast to Coast- Strong language was bleeped out on the TV, it remains censored on the DVD.
  • Samurai Champloo - Due ti the networks standards some language and nudity was cut.
  • Sailor Moon- Some blood was digitally removed, nudity was removed, and sexual situations were censored.
  • Sealab 2021- strong language were bleeped out in both tv and DVD.
  • Squidbillies - Strong language such as fuck is censored on both TV and DVD. Goddamn was censored until season 8 and Shit was censored until season 9.
  • The Boondocks- Strong language such as fuck is censored but its uncensored on DVD, Asshole was censored until season 2, Pussy was censored until season 3, and Shit is uncensored in season 4.
  • Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann - Nudity was censored.
  • Trigun- Strong language was cut, nudity was removed and violence was tonned down.

BBFC Edit

  • Angelic Layer- acommentary track was trimmed to remove the word 'retard' in order to receive a PG certificate.
  • Braceface - (volume 4) - A use of the word 'spaz' was removed in order to receive a PG certificate.
  • Gunbuster - (episode 2) - 36 seconds of sexualized nudity/imagery cut in order to receive a PG certificate.
  • Guyver- (episode 12) - Unknown 20 seconds of cuts made to receive a 15 certificate.
  • Lizzie McGuire- (volume 2) - Scenes of children electrocuting adults cut in order to receive a U certificate.
  • Street Fighter V- (volumes 1 and 2) - Cuts made to strong violence in order to receive a 12 certificate.
  • Urusei Yatsura- (volume 4) - Scene involving nunchucks removed in order to receive a PG certificate.

Cartoon Network Australia Edit

GameTap Edit

Amazon Insert Video Edit

  • Stargate SG-1- Nudity was removed, and the violence was tonned down in order to get a TV-14 rating.

NBC Edit

  • Hannibal- One of the episode's was pulled from the network due to the episode having a teacher teaching students how to kill, and banned from television, it is on dvd release, blu-ray release, hulu, and itunes.

FX Edit

FXX Edit

FSK (Germany) Edit

  • Bible Black- Cut further than necessarily from its uncensored hardcore adult version in order to receive a 16 rating.

KMRB (South Korea) Edit

Nickelodeon Edit

  • Looney Tunes- Some scenes that showed strong violence were cut.
  • Rocko's Modern Life- Due to standards changing over time, scenes that were originally broadcast with a TV-Y7 rating have been edited in later reruns to maintain the same rating.
  • The Ren and Stimpy Show- Due to standards changing over time, scenes that were originally broadcast with a TV-Y7 rating have been edited in later reruns to maintain the same rating.
  • Tiny Toon Adventures- One episode was banned due to alcohol use.

NicktoonsEdit

USA Network Edit

  • Burn Notice - Some scenes were cut due to the runtime.
  • Mr. Robot - Strong language was muted on the TV broadcast.
  • Sailor Moon - Some blood was digitally removed, nudity was removed, and sexual situations was reduced.

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