so the problem with GENDERBEND and GENDERSWAP

submarinedreams:

redlanternzoom:

content warning: discussion of cissexism/cissexist slurs

SHORT ANSWER: they’re dehumanizing.

MORE IN DEPTH:

genderbender is a term that’s been around for quite a while, and it has a history of being used to fetishize trans* bodies. it assigns the…

Just noting, Buffalo Bill in Silence of the Lambs was specifically noted as being a psychotic murderer, but not trans in any way. That was, in fact, part of his psychosis, he wanted to be, so he appropraited the culture, but was not.

(Source: real-life-dipper-pines)

Anonymous

Anonymous asked:

I was wondering. Haaaave you ever heard of or played a visual novel called Dramatical Murder? ;D

actorsallusionpresents:

I just started playing it recently actually!  I’m planning on going for the Koujaku route first cause I love me a well built man in an open kimono

I wish I knew who asked this.  It feels like there was more to the story…

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