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G-Shock Lends Some Bold Colors To Men’s Street Style Watches

G-Shock watches’ norm is the signature black colorway which is cool because they are, after all, rugged timepieces, but if you are going score in the street style department, colors are essential. TBH, purists will not settle for anything else other than the standard black, or maybe occasional camo colorway. However, for everyone else who are open to bold colors, G-Shock has recently announced new, vibrant colorways for two popular men’s street style models for this holiday season. The models are GA800 and the model that recently made history, DW5600. Continue reading G-Shock Lends Some Bold Colors To Men’s Street Style Watches

G-Shock Bagged Its First Guinness Title After A 25-Ton Truck Rolled Over It

We all know how tough CASIO G-Shock watches are, but to the folks over at CASIO, it ain’t good enough to be known as tough if it does not have a formal recognition, such as one from the world’s foremost authority on cataloguing and verification of world records, Guinness World Records. For decades, G-Shock watches are synonymous with toughness and therefore, they are the go-to super rugged timepiece, but it is only in recent months that it has put one of its watch to test, by taking on the challenge for the title of Heaviest vehicle to drive over a watch. Continue reading G-Shock Bagged Its First Guinness Title After A 25-Ton Truck Rolled Over It

G-Shock Joins Hands With Sankuanz For Limited Edition “Tundra” Watch

G-Shock lovers, take note. CASIO G-Shock has come together with Chinese fashion label Sankuanz to release a limited edition GA700. The GA700SKZ-7A, also referred to as “Tundra,” boasts a bold polar camouflage color scheme comprising of white, green and dashes of pink on the bezel and the band, conceived by Sankuanz design lead, Shangguan Zhe. The colors lent to the watch was said to be inspired by the snowy mountains and tundra found in the northernmost parts of the world and a representation of the Sankuanz’s designs feature in the brand’s latest collection. Continue reading G-Shock Joins Hands With Sankuanz For Limited Edition “Tundra” Watch

CASIO Marks 35 Years With Limited Edition G-Shock Wrist Watches

CASIO has unveiled a new collection of limited edition G-Shock wrist watches ahead of its 35th anniversary. The collection includes four existing G-Shock models, including GW500 (GW5035A-1), GG1000 (GG1035A-1A), GA700 (GA735A-1A) and GA100 (GA135A-1A), and a brand new model, GA800 (GA835A-1A), which will in matte black finish, especially developed in celebration of the brand’s 35th years. The watches will sports a gold IP band keeper with the words “SINCE 1983” and gold IP case back decorated with G-Shock 35the anniversary logo. Continue reading CASIO Marks 35 Years With Limited Edition G-Shock Wrist Watches

Robert Geller Designed G-Shock Arrives In Stores In July For $420

You know CASIO G-Shock? Of course you know. Now, do you know Robert Geller? The German-born American fashion designer? Yeah, that dude who had previously partnered on five consecutive runway presentations at New York Fashion Week: Men’s. Well, if you are fan of both brands, or simply a G-Shock collector, you’d be glad that the two brands have come together to create a limited edition G-Shock watch under the G-STEEL line, said to be “inspired by the urban elements in Tokyo.” If you don’t already know, Geller has this thing for Japanese culture and have had spent the last ten years producing his label’s ready-to-wear collection in Japan. Continue reading Robert Geller Designed G-Shock Arrives In Stores In July For $420

CASIO’S NEW EDIFICE Timepieces Offer Accurate Time Thru Your Smartphone

Most traditional timepieces suffer from the same problem and that’s time accuracy. Some watchmakers get around this by designing watches that syncs with either GPS or atomic clock, both of which Casio has explored, but now the Japanese watchmaker has gotten smarter with its new EDIFICE timepieces, EQB501. Not because it uses Bluetooth SMART, but because that short range wireless connectivity module there, together with Casio’s Mobile Link Technology, allows the watch to connect to a smartphone at a push of a button. Continue reading CASIO’S NEW EDIFICE Timepieces Offer Accurate Time Thru Your Smartphone

Gold HammerTone Is The Most Opulent G-SHOCK Yet In Both Looks And Price

Casio G-Shock watches are built rugged and never known to be exorbitantly priced. However, years ago, the Japanese watchmaker ventured into the premium timepiece market with MR-G series, with current models commanding anything from 2-3K but today, the brand celebrates two decades of MR-G by upping its premium status to a whole new level with the G-SHOCK MR-G Gold Hammer Tone Hybrid GPS Watch (MRGG1000HG-9A). Continue reading Gold HammerTone Is The Most Opulent G-SHOCK Yet In Both Looks And Price

G-SHOCK Gets The Maharishi Treatment For The Fourth Time

We are witnessing a what could be a collaboration addiction between Casio G-SHOCK and UK-based pacifist military design label Maharishi. Yes. That Maharishi, again. Not that we are tired of the wonderful collaboration, but our wallets certainly won’t be too please because, not surprisingly, the resulting product, the G-SHOCK x Maharishi GDG1000MH-1A, is pretty tantalizing and this means, it beckons us to dish out exorbitant sum for it, well, as far as G-SHOCK goes, that is. And how much are we talking about? $850. Ouch. Continue reading G-SHOCK Gets The Maharishi Treatment For The Fourth Time

2nd-Gen G-SHOCK G-STEEL Introduced, Look Less Formal But Still As Sleek

We love how Casio gave G-SHOCK watches the metal treatment and this second generation only serves to reinforce the idea that G-SHOCK can look good in steel and you need not to look silly with a G-SHOCK timepiece when in suit/shirt and pants. Announced for Spring, this second wave consists of four watches all featuring G-SHOCK trademark toughness, along with unique layered guard structure of metal and resin on the bezel and layered dials for the 3D look. Of the four watches, two models are paired to solid resin band (GST210B-1A and GST210B-4A) and two sports resin bands with printed metal crystal pattern (GST200CP-2A and GST200CP-9A). Continue reading 2nd-Gen G-SHOCK G-STEEL Introduced, Look Less Formal But Still As Sleek

Thanks To Casio, The World Will Get Its First Rugged Smartwatch Soon

So far, smartwatches are mainly designed for urban warriors. You know, people who are unlikely to bash through bushes and things like that. You can’t expect Apple Watch to go white water rafting, can you? Absolutely not. The price itself is a warning for you not to let go beyond the comfort the urbanized environment. Thus, there’s exist a void and today, Casio stepped in and fill up that void with Casio WSD-F10 Smart Outdoor Watch. It is a smartwatch designed specifically for adventurers and outdoorsmen, powered by the easy-to-use and intuitive Android Wear. Continue reading Thanks To Casio, The World Will Get Its First Rugged Smartwatch Soon