A men's magazine founded in 1953 by Hugh Hefner. Playboy is one of the world's best known brands. The magazine has a carefully crafted image representing a fantasy lifestyle of beautiful women, expensive cars, and a luxurious lifestyle.
Playboy Magazine is published monthly and features photographs of beautiful nude women, along with various articles on fashion, sports, and consumer goods, and often short fiction as well.
The magazine is owned by the Playboy Enterprises, a publicly traded corporation worth a few hundred-million dollars.