20 Pinups of Sexy Anime Girls Playing Videogames
1. If you’ve spent enough time on the Internet you’ve probably seen pinup art like this:
illustration via @_OSUK2
2. As we speak the genre remains strong (yup, that’s a Nintendo Switch)
illustration by Boris
3. While some artists push the sexiness to the point of pornographic
illustration by attyuu
4. Others focus on the isolation and relaxation of the player
illustration by vashperado
5. Obviously, women play videogames and watch anime, they aren’t unicorns
illustration by CrunchCrunch
6. There might be a sexy woman in her underwear playing videogames in their apartment READING THIS RIGHT NOW.
7. Some recurring themes you begin to notice are junk food, copious fandom references… and lingerie
Illustration by Peel
8. It makes sense that infusing the pictures with recognizable objects makes the characters seem more relatable and approachable
illustration by @_OSUK2
9. Anime designs live and die by how much their intended audience “falls” for them
illustration by Lou
10. It’s like a weird twist on the “swimsuit model straddling a Ford Mustang” cliche for the modern era
illustration by soon
11. Perhaps it reflects a desire for human intimacy in a technologically isolated world?
illustration by kachima
12. A juxtaposition between sexiness and the innocence of childhood memories?
illustration by usagi-age
13. You see these everywhere, from destop backgrounds to YouTube thumbnails
illustration by aobato_kobato
14. This might be too much overanalysis, sometimes a drawing is just a drawing
illustration by Isutsuse
15. Sometimes a butt is JUST a butt…
illustration by lokmanlam
16. Anime characters live in fanciful worlds, so seeing them in mundane settings can be interesting (also butts)
illustration by ninopal
17. Games are a part of peoples’ lives and art reflects that
illustration by naruko hanaharu
18. But come on there’s SOMETHING more happening here
illustration by Aokabike
19. This is NOT an attempt to ring the “shame” bell, these are cool pictures made by cool artists.
illustration by vofan
20. But sometimes it’s interesting to take a step back and think about why certain images are so appealing to so many people.
illustration by Dry-Man