Tokyoflash Kisai Night Vision Wood Is a New Angle on Minimalist Design

Tokyoflash Kisai Night Vision Wood Is a New Angle on Minimalist Design

The Tokyoflash Kisai Night Vision Wood is one of the more unusual watches we’ve seen. That’s saying a lot when you think about all the unusual designs Tokyoflash offers! This watch looks like the company forgot to add the watch face and hands; it is an illusion, but telling time is just a button push away.Tokyoflash Kisai Night Vision Wood Is a New Angle on Minimalist Design  Tokyoflash Kisai Night Vision Wood Is a New Angle on Minimalist Design

The Tokyoflash Kisai Night Vision Wood is made from real wood, and it comes in either dark sandalwood or maple with a matching band. The octagonal face of the watch looks like it is blank.

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Push the top button on the watch and blue, red or green LEDs illuminate and reveal the time. Push the bottom button and you get the date and an alarm function. As the company explains,

The minimal appearance of Kisai Night Vision Wood will have people wondering why your watch has no hands. Press the button and all will be revealed. LEDs concealed beneath the wood surface will shine through to display the time. Easy to read at a glance, the watch has time & date functions, an alarm and a light-up animation. Choose from dark sandalwood or maple wood with blue, red or green LEDs.

The Tokyoflash Kisai Night Vision Wood in action

 

Kisai Night Vision Wood is available at the special release price of $109 until Thursday, May 8th at 11am Japan time. Get yours here.

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Dan Cohen
Having a father who was heavily involved in early laser and fiber-optical research, Dan grew up surrounded by technology and gadgets. Dan’s father brought home one of the very first video games when he was young and Dan remembers seeing a “pre-release” touchtone phone. (When he asked his father what the “#” and “*” buttons were his dad said, “Some day, far in the future, we’ll have some use for them.”) Technology seemed to be in Dan’s blood but at some point he took a different path and ended up in the clergy. His passion for technology and gadgets never left him. Dan is married to Raina Goldberg who is also an avid user of Apple products. They live in New Jersey with their golden doodle Nava.