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Pleasure Model Replicants Now Available

In the 1984 movie Blade Runner, replicants were manufactured to fill an assortment of human roles - like the basic pleasure model, Pris:

It turns out that reality is not lagging that far behind. At Realbotix, they will create a your ideal robot to your specifications:

  • Face: we will generate a 3D model from a picture or recipe, and later that will be converted to a high-quality silicone face.
  • Skin: an advanced formula will be used to create a realistic feeling and looking skin.
  • Hardware: custom hardware can be added to the robot, making it capable of controlling any third-party machines or devices.
  • Software: our engineers' team is ready to customize the software to control the robot on any platform and OS.

Of course, the idea of a female or male robot used for pleasure has been around for a while in science fiction. In her 1895 story A Wife Manufactured To Order, Alice W. Fuller gives this description:

"Now, young man, what can I do for you? Want a life-companion, a pleasant one? Man of means, no doubt, and can enjoy yourself; a little fun now and then with the boys and no harm at all -- none in the least... Now, sir, I can get you up any style you want -- wax, but can't be detected."

"Do you mean to say you manufacture a woman out of wax, who will talk?"

"That's just what I do; you give me the subjects you most enjoy talking upon, and tell me what kind of a looking wife you want, and leave the rest to me, and you will never regret it...

(Read more about the manufactured wife)

Science fiction writers also created words denoting female robots and androids; see the entries for robotess and gynoid.

Thanks to @Humble Square for tweeting about this.

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