The vagina video game that was too racy for Apple
Your app doesn’t need to look R-rated to get thrown out of the App Store.
That’s the lesson learned by the creators of La Petite Mort, an app that describes itself as an “abstract erotic musical simulation game,” whose pixelated images and racy sound effects were too much for Apple.
Created by Copenhagen-based Lovable Hat Cult, La Petite Mort is a game that aims to simulate the female orgasm. Yes, really.
Calling it a game may be a bit of a misnomer. The app consists of four “abstract audio-visual landscapes” each of which represents a (heavily pixelated) vulva. “Gameplay” consist of dragging your finger slowly around the screen and using the corresponding musical effects to guide your movements. There are no points or levels but players are unable to unlock various “experiences” based on their movements. Read more…