Escher Girls

Float like a butterfly, Sting like a WTF?

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ad for "Aura Kingdom" with a white haired anime boy pointing at a blonde haired anime girl on the right foreground in a pink top with boobs and belly window and a frilly skirt her torso is coming out of her hips looking very wormy

Worm girls need their breathable armor

Submitted by anon

The obvious reason for the boob and torso window is that worm girls need to breathe through their skin.

(Ad for Aura Kingdom, Aeria Games)

card art from Legends of Runeterra of Lux with red hair in a ponytail holding her staff wearing an orange and black private school type uniform, she is standing in a centaur pose with her back bent at 90 degrees

Rubber Lux

cryabee submitted:

The new card back for Lux in the card game Legends of Runeterra. I really hope her spine is okay

art for Sahaquiel from Rage of Bahamut of an anime girl with short brown hair with her butt facing us flying in the air as her torso is snakey and twisting away

Disconnected twist-top angel

Submitted by anonymous

It looks like her waist wings are out of control and twisting her torso off her butt. D:

(Card art from Shadowverse, CyGames)

card art from High School DxD game of Rias Gremory (red haired anime girl) in a white dress and panties and a white bikini top, she is in a boobs and butt pose with the audience viewpoint up at her butt

Here comes the bride's disconnected butt

In Escher Girl weddings, the bride disconnects and throws her butt into the crowd and whoever catches it will get a boobs and butt wedding in their near future.

(Card art of Rias from High School DxD mobile game, Marvelous Inc.)

cover of Warlord of Mars: Dejah Thoris #12 with Dejah (pink skinned dark haired woman wearing a purple sash over her breasts and a purple thong) holding a gun and kneeling in a boobs and butt pose with her back bent at over 90 degrees

A snakewoman of Mars

Martian snake women or "masnaomen" control Mars at the highest levels.

(Cover of Warlord of Mars - Dejah Thoris #12, Dynamite Entertainment)

cover of Lady Rawhide vs Zorro #3 comic with Lady Zorro (black haired woman holding a sword in a red top and black pants) with Lady Rawhide (brunette in a white and red outfit) who is sitting down but her right leg appears to be detached from her waist and her left leg pushed in too deep

Runaway legs in the wild west

I think Lady Rawhide's legs are falling off. D:  That must have been a brutal fight.

(Cover of Lady Rawhide & Lady Zorro #3, Dynamite Entertainment)