Escher Girls

Float like a butterfly, Sting like a WTF?

This is a blog to archive and showcase the prevalence of certain ways women are depicted in illustrated pop media, such as how women are posed, drawn, distorted, and/or sexualized out of context, often in ridiculous, impossible or disturbing ways that sacrifice storytelling.

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cover of white widow #6 with a black widow spider on top of a white haired girl in a white skintight costume, her legs are thrust up while her torso is bent backwards so she is almost folded in half backwards

Foldable boobs and butt girl

The black widow spider is being neat and tidy by folding its prey to put away in a drawer until she's ready to eat.

(Cover of White Widow #6, Absolute Comics Group)

cover of Elektra black and white with Elektra in a boobs and butt pose

Elektra: Blood, Boobs and Butt

Submitted by Anonymous

She's doing a boobs and butt pose in the middle of trying to shake off the blood.

(Cover of Elektra: Black and White #2, Marvel Comics)

cover of Grimm Fairy Tales #60 with a green haired girl with white glowing eyes and green "hands" covering her breasts, her ribs are showing and her torsos appears almost paper thin and bent 90 degrees

Taffy woman and grabby plant hands

Submitted by anonymous

If you don't care about global warming, plants will grab your boobs and suck your organs out.

(Cover of Grimm Fairy Tales #60, Zenescope Entertainment)

comic cover of Anita Blake The Laughing Corpse #2 from Marvel, showing a blonde woman in a pink mini dress that shows cleavage leaning on an old chubby man with white hair, the woman is bent sideways at her waist so her butt is 90 degrees to her chest

Snake centaur with a gun

She has the magical ability to channel the weapon she's holding and that's why she's turning into a gun shape.

(Anita Blake: The Laughing Corpse #2, Marvel Comics)

cover of Batman: Urban Legend #11 of Batman swinging to the left facing the viewer and Zatanna with her arms outstretched doing magic, going to the right in a boobs and butt pose

Sboob dna ttub Esop!

Zatanna casting a boobs and butt illusion spell to distract people from Batman's attack.

(Cover of Batman: Urban Legend #11, DC Comics)