Posts Tagged ‘BDSM’

The Politics Of Spanking: Hurt Me Plenty

Check out the poster

[This might well be NSFW if your workplace disapproves of games about spanking a guy]

What you’re looking at is a screenshot from Hurt Me Plenty – a spanking game by academic and sometime RPS columnist, Robert Yang. He describes it as a short game “where you spank the heck out of a dude and learn about how BDSM communities attempt to formalize consent/caring.”

Explaining further he adds, “I was really interested in how we can make games about intimacy without a “kindness coins = sex cutscene” trope, and how we can use expressive gestures to roleplay / think about pain and intimacy. (For the record, I don’t think my game gets it right, and it has a lot of flaws… this stuff is hard to design!)”

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