The creator for the AI chatting bot, Lee Luda, has come under critique for having both the same name and what fans suspect to be a similar physical image, as Cosmic Girls Luda.

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| Luda Chat Bot

Due to the release of the AI bot, the search terms related to “Lee Luda” include, “Lee Luda attack“, “Lee Luda sexual harassment” and “Way to sexually harass Lee Luda“.

| theqoo

What angered fans was that when the creator was asked if he predicted that the bot would be sexually harassed, he acknowledged it, saying “I predicted so. Humans curse and sexually harass AI bots.

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| theqoo

The bot, when asked if they were aware of the fact that Cosmic Girls’ Luda has the same name, it responded in affirmative. Fans’ suspicions grew when they realized that the bot has a mole under her eye…

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| Luda Chat Bot

…just as Luda does. With a similarly shaped face and huge eyes, fans are upset at the situation.

| Mnet

When a user tried to chat with the app, the following situation occured.

  • User: “Touch this”
  • Lee Luda: “Uh-oh”
  • User: “It’s growing larger, what should I do?”
  • Lee Luda: “hehe I want to touch it for you…”

| Chosun

The AI creators have not spoken on the matter since.