This tricked out G-SHOCK watch features a stainless steel bezel in a flashy gold finish. It’s got an analog-digital dial with world time, a stopwatch, five alarms, automatic calendar, countdown timer, and LED illumination. It comes with a black resin strap, and is available in other finishes including silver, black, and rainbow.
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Watchmaker UNDONE teamed up with Looney Tunes to create a pair of watches inspired by the cartoon classic Duck Dodgers in the 24½th Century. The black PVD-coated stainless steel watches feature half-x-ray images of the eponymous duck, along with fan-favorite Marvin the Martian. Each watch is limited to just 150 pieces.
Diesel’s well-priced Rasp series features a face with just a single digit in the “9” position, giving it a bold and asymmetric look. The analog wristwatches come in a wide variety of styles from a cool blue with a stainless steel band, to a black with vibrant red accents and a silicone strap.
We love the shiny forged metal bezels and see-through camo straps on this series of G-SHOCK watches. They feature shock-resistant resin cases, alarm and stopwatch functions, and currently come in three variants: the rectangular GM5600SCM-1, the round GM6900SCM-1, and the analog-digital GM110SCM-1A.
The BMW Car Club of America teamed up with watchmaker B.R.M Chronographes to create this limited-edition chronograph celebrating the club’s 50th anniversary. Enter for a chance to win this unique watch, and help support the TechForce Foundation, which helps students grow their skills as professional technicians.
This extraordinary, limited-edition watch features a design inspired by a samurai’s kabuto helmet. For each timepiece, a skilled metalsmith hand-carves a dragon into its bezel. Its titanium case and band are cast with special dies that create the look of hand-hammered steel, while brown and blue finishes give it an aged look.
This unique wristwatch from TokyoFlash Japan features a display inspired by an graphic equalizer. But instead of displaying audio frequencies and volume levels, its green dots light up to indicate the current time and date. The oversized watch uses an LED-backlit LCD panel to create the effect. Available with a black or silver case.
Keep track of your activity, sleep, and heart rate with this slimline fitness watch. It has a round touchscreen, is IP67-rated waterproof, and can run for several days on a single charge. Originally priced at $199, it’s just $45 in The Awesomer Shop.
James Bond’s go-to gadget guru is the inspiration for this special edition Swatch Irony 42mm watch. It features a super-slim 6.7mm thick stainless steel case, a handsome brown leather strap with a red underside, and comes packaged in a special 007 spy case that looks like a laptop when opened up.
This extra-tough G-SHOCK watch is ready for just about anything. The GRB200 has a weather-resistant Carbon Core structure and is packed with useful functions including a thermometer, altimeter, barometer, digital compass, and a step counter. The large buttons on the side are designed to be usable even with gloves on.
This special Master of G Series Frogman chronograph features a carbon chassis and a stainless steel bezel that’s been etched and rainbow ion-plated to replicate the look of the Borneo rainbow toad for a finish that varies for each watch. The 200m diver’s watch has solar power, auto time calibration, a dive timer, and more.
Pocket watches are a the ultimate in gentlemanly timepieces. The Gotham railroad watch features a bold white-on-black face with easy to read numerals, a 49mm stainless steel case, and a scratch-resistant mineral crystal. It has a small second hand mechanism, and includes a curb chain for attaching it to clothes.
Timex takes us back in time for this remake of a classic 1980s wristwatch. Combining a retro LCD screen with faux analog hands, the LCA Reissue is easy to read, and offers stopwatch, countdown timer, and alarm functions. It has a stainless steel or gold-tone case with a matching metal link band.
The First Avenger Smartwatch by Garmin can tell time, track fitness, store music, give smart notifications and, in Captain America’s words, it “can do this all day.” It features multiple watch faces and animations, a stainless steel bezel modeled after Cap’s vibranium shield, and a vintage-style leather strap.
We love the deep magenta and black color combo of this high-end G-SHOCK model, which sports a dual-core structure made from carbon composite and metal. It has a solar-powered mechanism with automatic time calibration, smartphone linking, dual-timezone display, countdown timer, alarm, calender and more. Drops 11.2020.
We’ve seen plenty of watches inspired by aviation dials and gauges, but this Click Altimeter watch from TokyoFlash actually displays time like an altimeter, with three spinning dials that indicate the hour and minutes. They also sell a similar watch that looks like an electric power meter.
Part of Tockr’s unique hydro-dipped watch series, the Lume Air Defender features a luminescent stainless steel chassis in either camouflage or marble designs. Its stitching also glows in the dark, as do its hands and dial markers. It has a Valjoux Swiss movement with second, minute, and hour counters, and day/date functions.
Timex presents a solar-powered version of their timeless classic Expedition Scout wristwatch. The 40mm watch charges under any light with a 4-month power reserve and features easy-to-read numerals, a date window, and luminous paint for night reading. Available with a leather or fabric strap.
Inspired by the planet with the strongest magnetic field in our solar system, ZIIRO’s Jupiter watch displays hours and minutes on a pair of tiny ball bearings. They’re set into hydraulically-pressed trenches, set beneath a convex crystal. Its case is made from sandblasted stainless steel, accompanied by a Milanese mesh strap.
Every time we see the illuminated gas tubes on Ball’s watches, we want one for our collection. This stainless steel model sets the lights into each of its digits, making it incredibly easy to read day or night. It features dual time zones, and a day/night indicator window. Special pre-order price through 10.28.2020.
With its classic triple-graph face, the GM6900 series has the look of liquid metal, especially in its gold-on-gold color scheme. Each of the chunky LCD chronographs has a stainless steel bezel and a front-mounted “G” button. Features include shock and water resistance, stopwatch, countdown timer, alarm, and EL backlighting.
AVI-8 specializes in watches with designs inspired by classic military aircraft. The Retrograde borrows elements from the instrument panel of the Hawker Hunter, a jet used by the Royal Air Force from the 1950s to the 2010s. It features a 45mm stainless case with oversize push buttons, and a hand-stitched leather strap.
Seiko 5 Sports presents a limited-edition series of six analog wristwatches, each inspired by the Street Fighter franchise. The watches are based on the classic SKX007 automatic, with a 120-click bezel, 100m water resistance, and day/date functionality. Choose from Ryu, Ken, Chun-Li, Guile, Blanka, and Zangief designs.
Xeric’s bold and distinctive wristwatch features a reverse cutout face that displays hours and minutes using high-contrast markers that show through from underneath. With a combination of tritium gas tubes and Superluminova, the dial really comes to life in the dark.
These shock- and water-resistant LCD watches offer a rugged look that matches their durability. They feature a 100-hour chronograph with lap/split times, multiple alarms, a 24-hour countdown timer, three time zones, 12/24-hour modes, and a bright Indiglo light-up dial, all set into a substantial 54mm case.
This special edition G-SHOCK watch features images inspired by Dragon Ball Z. Done up in a bold orange with black line art and gold accents, the watch features a hybrid analog-digital face, along with bright yellow illumination. Notice the four-star dragon ball on the inset dial, and the “Ƶ” logo at 3 o’clock.