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The 2 Slut Line: Promiscuity and Female Protagonists

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  1. Aeon Elpis says:

    Characters in Dragon Age and Dragon Age 2 have sex, both inside and outside of relationships.

    *Spoiler alert for DA2*

    Most of the stories in the second one involve sex in loosely defined relationships. Sexuality seems fairly flexible — I succeeded in having one character sleep with both a woman and a man. I didn’t try for a third but it seems possible, particularly because characters can sleep with prostitutes.

    • Aeon Elpis says:

      Just remembered that Mass Effect 2 has sexual encounters with multiple characters in it, too — both are BioWare games.

  1. December 7, 2012

    […] We’ve talked about this issue before, in slightly different terms, in Alex Layne’s article The 2 Slut Line: Promiscuity and Female Protagonists where Alex discusses the line of a woman crossing from strong/powerful to slutty. Unfortunately, […]