"Brain Dead" by AKIHITO - Phone Case
Fits iPhone X, XS, Xs Max, XR, 8, 7, 6, 6S, 5, SE, Plus as well as Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge, S8, S9, Plus and Note 9, 8 - just select your model from the drop down menu.
The back case is on real cherry wood, laser engraved.
★ 100% real natural cherry wood backing
★ Durable & long lasting TPU/PC sides with shock protection
★ Engineered to securely fit and completely protect your phone
★ Full access to all buttons, ports and functions. (charging, headphones and speakers)
★ Ultra-Slim and lightweight
★ Beautiful laser engraved design
★ The wood is hand treated with a mix of oils and wax which not only protect but also enhance the design
★ Special hand varnished finish for maximum protection against scratches and dirt
★ All iPhone and Samsung Note 9 cases are made in Cherry Wood + TPU (flexible rubber) that covers all sides of the case, having rubber buttons built in
★ All Samsung Galaxy and Note 8 cases are made in Cherry wood + PC (rigid plastic) that covers the corners and sides of the case leaving open the buttons, top and bottom of the case
★ Please check the photo gallery for a detailed description
"Brain Dead" Original artwork by AKIHITO (links and complete Biography below)
Working with AKIHITO was a great experience, we wanted to create and ornate gothic artwork to give homage to his incredible creation "Brain Dead", that is available as a sculpture too.
Here are some links to AKIHITO social media:
Biography of AKIHITO
Akihito was born in the Fukuoka prefecture in southern Japan. When he was young he appreciated horror movies, creatures, and the fantastic. He constructed unique creations from the images he saw. Growing up, Akihito’s parents strictly emphasized schooling and lessons over play and toys. This pushed Akihito toward more imaginative outlets and he created Gundams, cars, and creatures using materials he had at hand such as bamboo, clay, paper, and tape.
As his skills matured he began to be interested in special makeup effects. In 1997, 1998, and 2000, Akihito won first place in TV’s Champions’ Special Effects Make-up King competition. 1998 was a busy year for Akihito, at that time he won the Avante Garde make-up competition at the IMATS (International Make-up Trade Show) held in the United States. He produced an original special make-up effects fashion show in Tokyo. Also he was the main designer for the “Ultraman Cosmos”, a show similar to "Power Rangers”. Ultraman is one of the most famous character's in Japanese television history.
He has worked as a key artist and sculptor on a great number of films but most notable and recent are “Guardian of Galaxy vol2, “Jurassic world”, “Transformers”, “The Hulk”, “Alien vs. Predator Franchise”, “Alice in Wonderland”, and worked on the Academy Award winning “The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe”.