What kind of merch do you come up with for a series that already has all the merch? That’s a big conundrum for the folks behind anime like Neon Genesis Evangelion, which has been plastered on pretty much everything over the years since its 1995 debut. So, it’s only natural that the next step takes EVA-inspired designs to a craft room near you.
Nikken Cutlery has two craft scissors on the way, with models representing Evangelion Unit-01 and Unit-02. The collaboration with JAMMY’s A.T.FIELD EVANGELION WORK brand is due out on July 5, with each pair of scissors priced at ¥2,500, or about $23.
Here’s a closer look at both: