Source: bulimia.com Is This What Video Game Women Look Like In The Real World? 2015-09-18 Fri 2015-09-18 Fri It's no secret that many popular video games feature female characters with extremely good looks and a disdain for practical clothing. Some people don't mind this and just accept it as what works in a world of fiction, while others find it as offensive over-serialization. Bulimia.com clearly sides with the latter line of thought, and has produced a set of images that spell out some of their frustrations. Bulimia.com states that "The difference between the original video game heroines and their more realistic interpretations is hardly subtle. In these images, unfeasible waistlines expand and arms and legs grow wider. Perhaps the changes are especially noticeable since most of these characters are so scarcely dressed....he perpetuation of unrealistic body imagery in the media can have decidedly negative repercussions. One could argue that the social pressures to obtain perfection are reinforced even through the depiction of video game characters. " In an effort to make people aware of this, they have touched up some iconic female video game characters with photoshop--providing a side-by-side comparison of the character and an interpretation of what they would look like with "average American woman measurements". Take a look at the ten below to see if you agree or not! Source: bulimia Source: bulimia Source: bulimia Source: bulimia Source: bulimia Source: bulimia Source: bulimia Source: bulimia Source: bulimia Source: bulimia So what did you think of their work? It's gotten a mixed reception so far. Some see it as a good way to make people conscious unfair standards, but others think the editing is a bit overboard and that there is nothing particularly wrong with the original body-types to begin with. By - grape Japan editorial staff. Source:Video game characters with average body types Tags: Video Game Characters / Video Games grape Japan Latest Is This What Video Game Women Look Like In The Real World? Related Article Tokyo Man Gives Crazy Epic Taiko Master Performance At Arcade Make Any Location into a Scene From a Video Game With ‘Hero Lens’ Key Chain Illustrator’s Clever Simpsons And Pokemon Crossover Design Goods Are Perfect For Fans Of Both One Scene In New Pokémon Movie Has Fans Going Crazy This Japanese 4-Year-Old Is A Little Advanced For His Age With Music Games Universal Studios Japan Gives Way To Final Fantasy Ride, Goods, and Food!