Bear in mind the Razer razor that was a part of the gaming peripheral model’s April Fool’s shenanigans? Whereas the title matches, it was clearly not an actual factor as a result of its flawed design and ensuing impracticality. That being mentioned, maybe there have been sufficient individuals who preferred the thought and willed it into existence, as there’s now an actual Razer razor that’s a lot less complicated, and made by Gillette. And it’s referred to as the GilletteLabs Razer Restricted Version.
However by being less complicated and extra sensible, it has additionally turn into a bit extra boring. On this incarnation, it’s merely a Razer branding and inexperienced colourway slapped onto a GilletteLabs with Exfoliating Bar razor, itself trying like an over-engineered ProGlide razor.
In a press launch despatched to The Verge, Gillette says that this was really impressed by the aforementioned April Idiot’s joke by Razer. In a press release, the shaver model additionally mentioned that it’s greater than only a emblem slapped on high, however didn’t really say what had been the variations between the bottom and restricted version mannequin.
The report notes that the GilletteLabs Razer Restricted Version razor might be made out there worldwide on the finish of this month. There’s additionally the choice to purchase it with a inexperienced journey tin, in addition to refill blades with the identical inexperienced serpent theme. All that being mentioned, I wouldn’t depend on seeing these on our shores. It’s additionally as much as you to resolve which is the higher novelty merchandise between this and the reusable straw made by the gaming model itself.