Though by now, owing to some years worth of model proliferation, there are many ways to define a G, this here new (US-only?) release GD400-1B2 offers a most definitive reply to the interested uninitiated's question: "What's this thing called a G-Shock?"
In answer, you just show this one and further tell that you start with a big case and quickly cover it in a multifaceted, serious tar black resin bezel to which you attach a resin band of equally serious, matching darkness. Then you tastefully highlight that with measured splashes of color in one or three spots and for good measure you then of course finish it off with, you guessed it, BULLBARS! It being a digital with a no-nonsense light only solidifies its G-Credentials that much more.
What makes a G