The white band evokes Ito Odoshi and the bezel is engraved with the tiger design
TOKYO, Oct. 19, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Casio Computer Co., Ltd. today announced the launch of a new addition to the MR-G series, the G-SHOCK brand's flagship line of shock-resistant watches, for celebrate the 40th anniversary of the G-SHOCK brand. Honoring the Shougeki-Maru: Gaikabuto helmet, the MRG-B2000SG features the helmet's maedate crest with a tiger pattern and evokes the white ito odoshi, signifying the strong determination of a samurai warrior who remains true to his own convictions. This very special watch is offered in a limited edition of only 700 pieces worldwide.
. Overlapping armor plates joined with white thread.
In its shock-resistant construction, the MRG-B2000SG embodies the bold determination of the Shougeki-Maru: Gai helmet and features a white band complemented by a bezel engraved by a master goldsmith.
The bezel captures the helmet's maedate shield with a fierce tiger design, a symbol of strength, engraved by goldsmith KOBAYASHI Masao. Tiger stripes are expressed in a unique rock vein relief pattern that varies in size and shape.
The pure white band evokes the look of the white ito odoshi of the helmet, representing a pure, unadulterated tone and embodying a sense of bold determination, the will to be true to oneself. The bracelet is made of fluoro rubber, providing a flexible fit on the wrist, excellent durability and stain resistance.
The case, made of titanium material, is ionic plated in dark silver and finished with a deep layer hardening process to increase hardness and highlight the crystalline pattern. These finishes give the watch a robust appearance, while reproducing the color of the helmet. The metal plaque commemorating G-SHOCK's 40th anniversary on the side of the case and the screw heads set with rubies, the jewel of passion and success, add special touches befitting a special commemorative watch.
. The rock grain relief pattern is made by chiselling indentations into the surface of the metal.
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