JINS Eyewear is proud to announce a special collaboration with the influential Japanese anime series Evangelion.
Created in celebration of the latest Evangelion movie Evangelion: 3.0 +1.0 Thrice Upon a Time, the special eyewear collection incorporates different motifs from the series’ characters and consists of two optical glasses and one pair of sunglasses.
The Test Type Unit 01 optical glasses is inspired by EVA Unit-01 and includes a two-piece movable hinge inspired by the robot’s movements with a hexagonal-like green temple-tip inspired by its arms. Production Model Unit-02 is the second optical glass style based off of Eva Unit-02 with frames featuring four studs to replicate the eyes of the robot, metal end pieces on the frame that represents its chest armor and a bridge that replicates the Eva Unit-02’s arm.
Special features of the Test Type Unit 01 Sunglasses include interchangeable lenses that come in a silver and a rainbow chrome colorway, and is a sporty style based off of the EVA Unit-01 robot.
Each style comes packaged in a sleek matte box featuring graphics of EVA Unit-01 and EVA Unit-02 and includes an original graphic printed soft case.
The collection launches on October 21, 2021 at all U.S. JINS retail stores and online, with prices starting at US$120.00.