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New rotating sushi pens bring fun of a restaurant to your desktop

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By Oona McGee, SoraNews24

We’ve seen a lot of great Japanese stationery in our time, but this latest product just released today is one we’ll definitely be adding to our collection, as it’s a sushi pen that rotates vertically, containing both a full plate of sushi and an empty one, all in the one pen.

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As the GIF above shows, the plate of sushi atop the pen changes when the clip is clicked. It cycles through two different variations, a dish that contains sushi, and a dish that’s empty, save for the leftovers or condiments, so you can feel as if you’ve eaten a plate of sushi before moving on to another full one.

▼ There are four different pens to choose from (left to right): Tuna, Salmon, Shrimp and Salmon Roe.

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A closer look at each plate shows how much attention to detail went into the design, with every miniature morsel closely resembling the actual plate of sushi it’s based upon.

▼ Shrimp

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▼Salmon Roe

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▼Salmon

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▼and Tuna

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▼ The empty plates are just as charming as the ones that contain sushi.

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The salmon roe dish, for example, flicks past to reveal what it looks like once eaten — nothing but a dollop of soy sauce and a few pieces of roe left behind.

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▼ Once the tuna is finished, there’s a small amount of soy sauce and a mound of wasabi left over.

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Of course, the product functions as an actual pen, and it serves as a great conversation starter, especially when displayed in your top pocket.

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The Sushi Pens are set to be released at a wide range of stores, including airport souvenir shops, highway service areas, variety stores, stationery stores, and online, priced at 1,078 yen.

Source, images: Press release

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© SoraNews24

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Love it. Great revival and update of an old mechanical amusement.

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