G-Shock has built its brand on the foundation of its impressive level of durability. This is not the only factor that helped propel G-Shock to where it is today though. In order to cultivate brand loyalty, you need to create a connection with your customer base, as well as appeal to a broader audience. One of the best ways to establish brand loyalty is by providing customers with a unique offering that is exclusive to your brand, and your brand alone. This is where the prestige of a limited-edition product comes into play.
Most, if not all, watch brands have a limited-edition series that helps elevate their appeal towards casual, enthusiasts, and hardcore collectors. G-Shock also has an excellent collection of unique and stunning limited-edition watches under its belt, which we will be taking a gander today. These watches all bring a unique aesthetic element to the tested and proven build quality making some of the best G-Shock watches you can buy.
Each has its own specific appeal and backstory, but every single one comes with that universal charm that comes with a limited-edition product – exclusivity.
Best Casio G-Shock Limited Edition Watches
G-Shock “Love Me” DW5600LH-4
The G-Shock “Love Me” DW5600LH-4 was designed in collaboration with New York-based artist, Curtis Kulig. If you know your G-Shock watches, then you will be able to recognize the base model for the “Love Me” Limited Edition watch – which is the classic and simple DW5600 model. The DW5600LH-4 is a chic addition to the G-Shock catalog and will surely appeal to the younger G-Shock aficionados with its bold and playful bright red color tone.
The digital dial is sprinkled with Kulig’s iconic “Love Me” message, which is relatively simple but has that urbanite charm to it. In addition, by pressing the backlight button, the digital screen will display the “Love Me” slowly scrolling upwards. Over at the back is an imprinted image of an angel and devil. When it comes to features, everything is pretty much by the books. Overall, the “Love Me” limited-edition G-Shock watch is a simple timepiece that can be a great gift for that special someone.
G-Shock Metal Bezel GM6900B-4
This sleek limited-edition G-Shock watch takes inspiration from legends of the music industry. The strong red-tone and ergonomically designed case are enhanced by the unique transparent red resin band. It currently stands at around 49.7mm which is a pretty flexible number in terms of case diameter. The color coordination of red and black also gives the GM6900B-4 a unique and bold character, which perfectly complements the character of the larger-than-life iconic musicians.
As for features, you get all the standard functionalities found in the G-Shock DW6900 watch models such as 1/100th second stopwatch, countdown timer, full-auto calendar, and multi-functional alarms. This stunning deep red and black G-Shock watch commemorates the 25th anniversary of the DW6900 series and honors the retro aesthetic of its predecessor, such as the three-ring dials, to give it that visual retro kick.
All in all, this is a fantastic limited-edition G-Shock watch that honors its roots, while also infusing the old with the new. We definitely love the choice of vivid colors in the GM6900B-4’s aesthetics. If you are a fan of G-Shock watches, this is definitely a must-have for your collection.
G-Shock X The Hundreds Special Edition Watch
G-Shock combines their impeccable knowledge in creating the toughest watches with The Hundreds’ contemporary LA-style to form the G-Shock X The Hundreds Watch which exudes a level of urban street-smart that is synonymous with the City of Angels. The base model for this chic G-Shock watch is the tried and tested DW-5600 models, which is an iconic G-Shock timepiece in its own right.
This limited-edition G-Shock watch utilizes a sleek black matte resin case with the dial incorporating a tricolor aesthetic featuring red, yellow, and black. You will also find The Hundreds’ logo neatly displayed on the front of the watch.
In terms of features and overall quality, this limited-edition G-Shock X The Hundreds timepiece delivers everything you would expect from the rugged watch brand. It comes with a high level of shock and impact resistance, as well as 200-meter water resistance.
G-Shock Limited Edition New Era 100th Anniversary GM110NE-1A
G-Shock has made several collaborations with the New Era Cap Company, which is a testament to the excellent synergy between the two brands. For this entry, we are looking at the GM110NE-1A model with its stunning black and gold color tone. This limited-edition G-Shock model features a combination of resin and metal base with a dark gray ion-plated stainless steel bezel. Over at the back, you will find a New Era logo engraving to commemorate the company’s 100th anniversary. The New Era Cap Company was founded way back in 1920 and is currently the official cap supplier of Major League Baseball (MLB). As you would have guessed, the G-Shock Limited Edition New Era 100th Anniversary is sough-after by baseball fans.
As for features, the GM110NE-1A is an analog-digital watch and measures 51.9mm. It is not only shock-resistant but also comes with an impressive level of magnetic resistance as well. The watch also provides decent 200-meter water resistance. Overall, this is a well-built G-Shock watch that comes within a slick black and gold package.
G-Shock Mudmaster Burton Tie-Up Limited Edition GGB100BTN-1A
If you are a fan of snowboarding, then you are probably familiar with the Burton snowboarding brand. The GGB100BTN-1A is a Mudmaster model that was designed in association with Burton, which makes sense with its snow-covered tree camouflage pattern design. The Mudmaster watch line is known for its durability and reliability in rugged environments – making it an ideal base model for a timepiece that you can wear during snowboarding sessions. You can also find the Burton logo embossed over at the back case as well as on the band keeper.
This limited-edition G-Shock watch is also equipped with Casio’s signature Triple Sensor design, which means it comes with extra outdoor-specific features such as a digital compass, altimeter-barometer, and thermometer.
As the name, Mudmaster, implies, the GGB100BTN-1A is not only built to be shock-resistant, it is also mud-resistant as well. The watch also has a 200-meter water resistance rating to round off its outdoor capabilities.
G-Shock G-Steel GSTB300E-5A Limited Edition
The G-Steel series is one of G-Shock premiere watch lines and the GSTB300E-5A is a perfect example of why the G-Steel has this reputation. The GSTB300E incorporates a stylish disk indicator over at the 6 o’clock position of the case. Over here is where you can check the current mode and charge level. The analog-digital display complements each other perfectly with both displays taking up an equal percentage of the dial.
The case is made from carbon fiber and stainless steel and measures around 51mm in diameter. It also incorporates a Neobrite finish for optimum legibility even in the dark. As with all G-Shock watches, this one offers 200-meter water resistance. Overall, the limited-edition GSTB300E-5A effortlessly combines the signature G-Shock durability with a more sophisticated presentation in the form of its technically impressive build stainless-steel build.
G-Shock Full Metal Series AWM500GD-9A
G-Shock is not widely known as a dress watch manufacturer, but they do have some lookers in their catalog.
A perfect example of G-Shock’s versatile fashion sense is with the stunning limited-edition AWM500GD-9A model. This is a stainless-steel G-Shock watch that is as tough as it is beautiful. The overall design of the AWM500GD-9A is actually a callback to the iconic G-Shock AW500 models that were released back in 1989. The AWM500GD-9A features an analog-digital display and three-dimensional hour markers.
In regards to performance, the AWM500GD-9A is packed with some exceptional features. First off, it utilizes a multi-band 6 atomic timekeeping along with its Japanese quartz movement. This gives the AWM500GD-9A a good deal of accuracy no matter which time zone you are currently at. This timepiece also has Casio’s Tough Solar technology, which is further optimized by the inclusion of a power-saving mode. This particular limited-edition G-Shock watch efficiently blends fashion with function.
G-Shock HondaJet GWR-B1000HJ-1AJR
G-Shock partners up with the Honda Aircraft Company to design the outstanding GWR-B1000HJ-1AJR model which takes aesthetic cues from the HondaJet aircraft. The HondaJet is quickly making its mark in the aviation industry and is setting a new bar within the private jet market with its high-level design and high-end appeal.
The HondaJet GWR-B1000HJ-1AJR uses the Gravitymaster model as its base, so you can expect premium-grade material and performance to go along with that fantastic and refined aesthetic. The Gravitymaster’s build perfectly complements the HondaJet with its Triple G Resist design. This means that this timepiece excels in its impact, centrifugal force, and vibration resistance.
While the HondaJet GWR-B1000HJ-1AJR’s industrialized design gives it a heavy appearance, G-Shock circumvented this issue by incorporating a carbon monocoque material in the construction of its case. This gives the GWR-B1000HJ-1AJR top-tier durability, but with a lighter weight. You will also notice prominent lugs and crown which makes operating this timepiece a breeze. As for additional notable features, the GWR-B1000HJ-1AJR is also equipped with Tough Solar technology and 200-meter water resistance.