Higround, makers of enthusiast-grade gaming keyboards has introduced its collaboration with Gundam Wing, in a shocking new capsule drop set for launch on December 9.
Higround solely not too long ago launched their Summit 65 keyboards. Nonetheless, they’re prepared for what seems to be their ultimate drop for the yr. This time round, the 100 Thieves-owned boutique peripheral model is teaming up with Gundam Wing. This follows from their collaborations with manufacturers like PRIX and Sonic the Hedgehog.
These keyboards look completely attractive, and have that “Higround” look about them, whereas nonetheless retaining a retro-nostalgia really feel with reasonable use of translucent plastic.
What’s included within the Higround X Gundam Wing capsule?
- 1x Higround Summit 65
- 2x Higround Basecamp (White & Blue colorways)
- 3x Keycap units
- 2x Mouse mats
- 1x Jelly bag
- 2x Items of attire
The brand-new collaboration shall be launched on December 9, 2022 at 12 PM PT on Higround’s web site.
The Summit 65 is supplied with a brand-new variant of its graphic Geo switches. Dubbed “Skinny Ice”, with a lighter actuation whereas retaining the identical clean linear efficiency as its commonplace variant. It is going to even have PBT keycaps and a weighted brass medallion with a customized Gundam design.
The Basecamp collection boards have two colorways, White and Blue. They arrive with all the incredible options that we’ve laid out in our evaluate. together with sound-dampening foam for that “thocky” contact. Each board can even include a customized quantity serial quantity plate.
Drop celebrates “constructing and creating”
Higround acknowledged that the drop has taken inspiration from the pastime of creating Gundam mannequin kits. This additionally extends to the capsule’s field designs, that are paying homage to the long-lasting mannequin kits. They’ve additionally created a 90’s styled poster, which appears just like the Gundam mannequin adverts of previous.
Higround makes parallels to the gunpla neighborhood in its press launch. Each hobbies contain creating, customizing, and being inventive.
Gundam Wing additionally matches effectively into Higround’s MO of getting incredible keyboards with a retro contact, as we beforehand noticed with its Sonic the Hedgehog launch.
What’s Gundam Wing?
Gundam Wing is a mecha anime made in 1995, and is part of the titanic Gundam franchise. Within the late 90s, Gundam Wing exploded in recognition because of being aired on Toonami, and now it stays one of the vital iconic anime exhibits of the 90s.
We’re nonetheless reviewing Higround’s most up-to-date Summit 65 launch, so we’ll be sure you let you recognize precisely what we consider their newest efforts very quickly.