JINS glasses, which are supposed to block blue light from televisions, PCs and Smartphones, looked to grab some anime and manga fan eyes this weekend with an Akihabara kick off for the line of One Piece limited frames. Gravure idols Anri Sugihara and Tama Mizuki, comedian duos Non Style (Akira Ishida and Yuusuke Inoue) and Peace (Yuuji Ayabe and Naoki Matayoshi) cosplayed as the Straw Hats for the event.
UPDATE: A new video shows the cosplayers in action
On the 10th, the cosplay crew were stationed in "human sized vending machine" to interact with shoppers.
One Piece: Limited by Jins fashion spectacles are available now in Japan, sold at the price 4,990 yem. .Nine designs are available, each themed after a different One Piece main character.
There are differences based on whether the associated character are Devil Fruit users... Luffy, Robin Chopper and Brooke are high contract, brown-ish lenses, reducing 50% of the light, while, Nami, Usopp, Sanji, and Franky are more transparent, clear lenses, reducing 35%.
Luffy, Nami, Zoro, Usipp and Sanji have web exclusive variant colors.
A complete box is 44910yen.
Special incentive straps are also being offered.
Alternative cosplayers appeared followed the opening days...