G-Shock and Rui Hachimura Collaboration to Debut New Casio Watch
NBA rookie, Rui Hachimura, has had a successful season in the top tier of professional basketball. His success in the league is something Casio wants to capture with the latest G-Shock, a Japanese brand that tackles new challenges on the international stage. Hachimura reacts to his signature watch mentioning that “Casio has come up with an amazing watch that perfectly captures the design I envisioned. I think it goes well with various clothing styles. It was also cool to see my special “Black Samurai logo” design on the watch, as it is an important symbol to me.” Casio and Hachimura formed their partnership in November 2019 and this makes him the first basketball player to collaborate with Casio.
The new GST-B100RH is a model that was designed with the vision of Hachimura. The watch is bsed on the chronograph GST-B100, and includes a bezel combination of various materials and a large dial indicator. The watch also features a black base color with gold ion planting to the metal parts. The watch also incorporates the hachi logo which means “8” in Japanese, this represents his likeness with his name and jersey number.