Casio Computer Co., Ltd. announced the 2019 model of “G PRESENTS LOVER ’S COLLECTION” as a new work of shock resistant watches “G-SHOCK” and “BABY-G” on October 16. Two types of G-SHOCK and BABY-G pairs will be released on November 22.
“Rabacore” is a classic every winter. Two types of 2019 models are based on Western tradition. Designed mistletoe symbolizing “Kiss under the Mistletoe” and angels and demons representing attractive lovers, expressing eternal love with loved ones .
LOV-19A based on white is a combination model of analog and digital. The base is “AW-591 [G-SHOCK]” and “BGA-150 [BABY-G]”. The tax-excluded price is 30,500 yen for a pair of G-SHOCK and BABY-G [two].
Both models feature illustrations with a mistletoe tree motif on the dial and gold parts reflecting the image of mistletoe on the index. It is said that the white of the main body color is “clean” and “pure”, and the bezel and index gold are used to create an elegant design.
The LOV-19B is based on black and features a pop impression of the 1990s. The base model is the square type orthodox school, "DW-5600 [G-SHOCK]" and "BGD-560 [BABY-G]". The tax-excluded price is 23,500 yen for two pairs of G-SHOCK and BABY-G.
Pixel designer Makoto Otsumu worked on the design and painted with a retro game screen-style dot picture. When you turn on the face light, G-SHOCK has a mistletoe and a devil, and BABY-G has a mistletoe and an angel. The band graphic “XOXO” [meaning kiss and hug] is accented.
Main specifications of each model [click to enlarge]