Escher Girls

Float like a butterfly, Sting like a WTF?

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still from promotional video of the Bachelor showing blonde woman in blue dress running into battle with her single-shoulder dress, her hand gripping the sword with her index finger above the guard, pressed against the blade

The Lord of the Wedding Ring?

Em submitted:

Ballroom Battlegowns! Now with 20% more fabric for all your stylish fighting needs.

Stills incoming from fb advertisement for Channel 5’s new season of ‘The Bachelor’.

screenshot of Psycho Vira from Granblue Fantasy, a robotic girl with metallic blonde hair and spherical breasts in a lowcut painted "shirt" rushing toward the right side of the picture, the text has her saying "Playboooys!"

roboobs don't work that way?

When your basketball production robot malfunctions and becomes addicted to your specialty magazine collection.

(Screenshot of Psycho Vira from Granblue Fantasy, Cygames)