Razer x BAPE – a compare done in cult consumer heaven
Razer and A Bathing Ape (BAPE) strictly announced their initial collection of products with prices and recover dates to boot. This will be a cross-brand arrange of situation, with singular book BAPE x Razer products aplenty. The initial set of equipment includes t-shirts, a hoodie, a backpack, Opus, Goliathus V2 Speed, and DeathAdder V2. This partnership is set to be called a A GAMING APE collection.
Razer usually teamed adult with BAPE to emanate a singular book set of produces for recover in Dec of 2020. The initial set of equipment seem to be labelled comparatively identical to what they’d be labelled differently – and a integrate additional 10 dollar bills. For instance a Razer x *A Bathing Ape® DeathAdder V2 will cost we around $90 instead of a customary (non-Bape) iteration is $70.
• Razer x *A Bathing Ape® DeathAdder V2: $89.99 USD / €99.99
• Razer x *A Bathing Ape® Goliathus V2 Speed: $39.99 USD / €49.99
• Razer x *A Bathing Ape® Opus: $299.99 USD / €299.99
• Razer x *A Bathing Ape® Rogue 15-inch Backpack: $179.99 USD / €199.99
• Razer x *A Bathing Ape® Full Zip Hoodie: $385 USD / €385
• Razer x *A Bathing Ape® Camo Team Tee: $179 USD / €179
• Razer x *A Bathing Ape® Black Tee: $115 USD / €115
• Razer x *A Bathing Ape® White Tee: $115 USD / €115
If you’ve never seen a BAPE shirt or any arrange of product from BAPE before, know this: The pricing isn’t unexpected. A hundred dollars or some-more for a t-shirt from this streetwear code is flattering standard.
The arise of Razer and a team-up with BAPE go hand-in-hand. As Razer transitioned from gaming-only to gaming lifestyle brand, it was usually a matter of time before cross-branding began with nominal brands. Razer has been flourishing a cult following given their entrance in 1998. BAPE’s been flourishing a cult following given 1993.
Above you’ll see any of a peripherals enclosed in this initial launch. Below you’ll see a several opposite pieces of wardrobe that’ll be expelled during a same time.
The some-more one thinks about a situation, a some-more one wonders how this arrange of team-up hasn’t happened before. Cross your fingers this isn’t a one-off arrange of collaboration.
NOTE: The electric eye-piercing greens shown in a images above seem to be somewhat some-more practically toned if we demeanour during Razer’s central “lifestyle” photos, as you’ll see here:
The recover date for a A GAMING APE collection is Dec 4, 2020. This eventuality will start during 6PM PDT. That’s also Dec 5, 11AM JST, as this eventuality crosses a ocean. There will be a special RAZERSTORE LIVE streaming eventuality for a products on Dec 3 during 6:30 PM PDT.