Women in Planescape: Torment are objectified and hyper-sexualized

Body types and dresses in Planescape: Torment, as well as sections from Planescape: Torment’s “vision statement” document draw a sexist picture.

Characters and Races from Planescape: Torment. All have huge breasts and are wearing bathing suit-like clothing.

Female in-game character and group profiles, copyright 1999 Interplay(?)

“I don‟t wear pants! Now, that’s entertainment.”

“babes,” as in, “TRUCKLOADS OF.”

Tons of Total Babes: This game will have lots of babes that make the player go “wow.” There will be fiendish babes, human babes, angelic babes, asian babes, and even undead babes. These babes will be present without nipple-age and will all regrettably behave within the TSR Code of Ethics.

and more babes

Babes: Think babes. Then think more babes.

No, it’s not equal is an article about sexism in comics and describes problems that PS:T happens to share with them.

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2 Responses to Women in Planescape: Torment are objectified and hyper-sexualized

  1. wilbefast says:

    Wow, so it’s not even accidental: it’s an explicit part of the design document! Interesting to see that even “classic” games fall victim to our “bro culture”.

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