This happens especially often in Dystopia , The Empire , and the darker versions of Fetish-Fuel Future , either to show how much the world sucks , or, well, just because. In the former kind, the Sex Slave is rarely a protagonist. At best, she's a Damsel in Distress for the hero to rescue. At worst she only exists as a narrative tool to show the audience that this is indeed a No Woman's Land.
In the Romanticized Abuse kind, however, she or he is usually the protagonist. Unfortunately, this is Truth in Television , although generally quite different from the fetishised fantasy. Forced prostitution in general amounts to this. Human Trafficking in particular is one of the biggest ways that people are enslaved like this. This is what actually happened to Shiro Masuda aka Amakusa in Amakusa More exactly, Shiro is captured and given as a slave to Naozumi, an already emotionally unstable Time Traveler , who made him his forced lover due to Shirou being identical to Natsuki, Naozumi's Unrequited Love.
According to Naozumi's own testimony, Shirou first attempted to understand his "lord"'s broken psyche via speaking to him politely and gently, then tried to use this to try helping his fellow Christians In Berserk , this happened to both Guts and Casca in their childhoods.
Guts was sold by his adoptive father Gambino to the mercenary Donovan for one night for three silver coins, leading to his traumatic rape.
Casca was sold by her parents to a noble who wanted a new serving girl, only for it to turn out that this was what he wanted her for. She was saved by Griffith before the bastard could rape her, but Griffith made her finish him off herself.
Unfortunately, the very same Griffith would later rape her himself after getting hooked on The Dark Side. Episode 8 reveals that old man Trancy captured many young boys to choose sex slaves from, raped most of them, and Alois ended up being his favorite sex slave right up until either he died of old age, or Alois killed him.
Also, the flashbacks in the manga to when Ciel is kept as a self-described 'pet' to the cult members has several panels that suggest this probably happened to him. What Chaka wanted to do to Yukio in Black Lagoon , after stripping her of power within the Washimine clan.
Ginji, Rock, and Revy stop him, though. Tenchi no Bokura had school girls as sex slaves. The school claimed to be teaching them the usual things, but the real purpose was to teach the all-female students to be sex slaves to their lesbian alien conquerors and be utterly alien to the concept of sex with men.
One of the many uses of the DearS. Takeya isn't happy when Ren offers to fulfill her function for him. In the manga version, the group enters a Lady Land , and the guys must dress like women to get through safely. One of the omakes in the OVA takes it to a more comedic level. A drag-queen Mitsukake apparently looks disgusting enough to have his face censored and make the rest of the cast Blue with Shock , and is still singled out to become the Sex Slave.
Then Tamahome and Tasuki drop their disguises and willingly and gleefuly volunteer to become slaves themselves, much to Miaka's chargin. Also, Soi was sold to a brothel by her impoverished family when she was a little girl. At the age of 12, she is about to be punished by her pimp for refusing to have sex with a client, but is rescued by Nakago.
She is also "used" by him for her sexual healing powers, but does so willingly out of love, even knowing that the love is more or less one-sided. The emperor of Kutou kept Nakago as a sex slave in the past. This is Nakago's Start of Darkness. This is implied to be what the slave traders truly want to do to Miaka and Yui in the beginning. Miaka tries to fight back, but is overpowered, and then Tamahome steps in. Almost happens to Kurumi Akino in Haou Airen. When she has a Heroic B.
Hakuron finds them and shoots them to death, then takes Kurumi to safety. Jonathan refuses so Captain Continental rapes him. Master of Martial Hearts: The fate of those who lose the tournament is to be Mind Raped into mindlessness and then sold into sexual slavery.
This drives the Cycle of Revenge in the series in general. In the Peacemaker Kurogane manga, the old merchant Yamatoya makes Suzu his sex slave after Suzu's master was killed and he was left all alone starving in the streets.
After being dumped, battered, and thrown out for having sex with the Unlucky Everydude who came in expecting a pet rabbit to look after, Aki-chan ends up in a new relationship with said Unlucky Everydude. In Shitsurakuen , this is mostly Fridge Logic , since we don't see what the boys do to their girls in the off-hours. Ironically, the one unambiguous case is the heroine's encounter with Reiko, as part of a Batman Gambit to save her.
Legato Bluesummers from the Trigun manga was revealed to have been one in his past Legato managed to use his strings to stop Knives from killing him at the same time, and then said he was going to let him go, so he could kill him if he wanted, but please don't.
Knives decided he was interesting, and asked his name , and the rest is history. This notably explains Legato's insane loyalty in the face of Knives' indifference and cruelty in really depressing terms: Knives isn't good to him, but he's better than anyone else ever was. If Dutch Wife Yuria has sex with someone, and she automatically becomes programmed to become said person's sex slave. Ninjette was intended as one for her clan. Training her to be a badass ninja first was probably a bad idea.
Her clan's intended use for her isn't as a sex slave per se; the forced sex would have been "merely" a necessary prerequisite for her bearing lots of ninja babies. Emp herself was nearly taken as one, but the Robot sent to capture her decided her butt was too big. She was more devastated by the insult than her good fortune. The Incredible Hulk features a surprising amount of this. In one story, the Maestro, an insane, evil version of the Hulk, rules the world and keeps a harem of slave girls for this purpose.
Norman Osborn has human trafficking connections of this type. In one issue of Dark Avengers , he threatens Mystique by telling her he knows of an upper-class brothel in Dubai where the men would pay top dollar for sex with a Shapeshifter.
For those who he think he was bluffing, check out his own page. The horrible things that the slavers do to the people they've enslaved hits every one of Castle's Berserk Buttons concerning mistreatment of women and children in general, resulting in one of his most brutal killing sprees. In the backstory Diana's mother Hippolyta, Queen of the Amazons, was once enslaved by the demi-god Heracles sent by Ares in his war against Athena along with her people for his sexual desires.
Athena freed Hippolyta on the condition that she would not seek revenge , but Heracles escaped anyway. In part 2 of Druuna: Morbus Gravis, Druuna and a young Bald Woman are "rescued" from the wastelands by the fascistic soldiers who police the ruined city.
Druuna wakes up in the commander's bed, and after asking him what happened to the girl she was with, is shown evidence that the girl has been forced into sexual slavery. Red Fire, Red Planet: She decided she'd had enough of Klingon sex and escaped into the Qo'noS underground where she joined a smuggling ring.
Dorothy Vallens is forced into this role after her child and husband are kidnapped by a local crime-boss Frank. Eventually, she develops a sort of Stockholm Syndrome and seems to take a twisted pleasure in Frank's rape at one point.
The titular zombie girl is used as a sex slave after a pair of teens discover her chained in the basement of an abandoned mental hospital. The discovery that she is undead only provokes her captors into even further depravity.
In Don Juan DeMarco , the titular mental patient relates a yarn about spending a year in the 'service' of a lusty Sultana. Not that he seems to've minded much. It probably helped that she kept him hidden in the Sultan's harem apparently she didn't mind sharing.
In Hitler's Madman , super-evil Nazi Reinhard Heydrich has the prettiest girls of the village of Lidice lined up against a wall. He picks the ones he likes best and has them sent off to the Eastern Front to be sex slaves in German brothels. This is the whole premise of the film Human Trafficking - the trafficking happens only to get sex slaves. In "Manos" The Hands of Fate , this is the sickening fate of the hero's wife and his child. Three or four unfortunate young blondes are locked in an attic as forced prostitutes in The Sinful Dwarf.
The "Furniture Girls" in Soylent Green. The one owned by the murder victim even becomes the love interest of Ty Thorn. According to the Expanded Universe they actually encourage sexual slavery: However, they don't seem to be doing a very good job as it's been this way for thousands of years. Because the guy who hired him didn't have enough money to pay him for the job he did for him, Terry sent the guy out the window and then sold the guy's sister into sexual slavery.
It's quite the dick move on Terry's part, cementing him as a very dark antihero, and when the sister gets out of this, she is very much pissed at Terry and goes after him for revenge. In Taken , the Papa Wolf main character must pretty much race against the clock to make sure his kidnapped daughter won't be sold into sex slavery. He's too late to save the daughter's best friend, but does manage to save his child.
In The Ten Commandments , Lilia is blackmailed into this position via Scarpia Ultimatum by Dathan, who promises not to have Joshua executed if she agrees to it and tells anyone who asks that it's consensual. Despite the type of man Dathan has proven to be thus far , he keeps his end of the bargain. However, he rejects Jefe's suggestion of simply forcing himself on her and prefers to wait until she's willing And, yes, this is all played for laughs.
Roquelaure's Beauty series features more of a sexual indentured servitude. Before they're permitted to take rulership, young nobility and royalty are sent into training as sexual slaves. It's also a means a social mobility, as commoners and lesser nobles may also submit themselves for the same treatment.
Slaves may also beg to remain so for life. Piers Anthony invokes this in Bio of a Space Tyrant, where the hero's older sister Faith gives herself up to pirates as a sex slave in order to save her fellow refugees from being destroyed.