On this day, two giants in the chronograph field who came together to revolutionalize the art of watchmaking are set to launch a truly exceptional and exciting product. The Swatch and Omega Bioceramic MoonSwatch ‘Mission To Moonshine Gold ‘ wristwatch. One of the newest watches for men in 2023. Get ready for another out-of-this-world reveal from the Swatch Group!.
Following the astronomical success of last year’s MoonSwatch, the Swatch Group teased a sequel on its Instagram over the weekend. Almost precisely one year after the release of the 11 watches for men that brought many people closer to the renowned watch brands, Omega and Swatch is announcing a new addition.
Brace yourself for the second chapter!. Set to drop today March 7, 2022, in four very exclusive selections of locations around the world. This deluxe MoonSwatch creation will only be available at the Paradeplatz in Zurich, Switzerland. The Tokyo Stock Exchange in Tokyo, Japan. The Piazza Affari in Milan, Italy; and The Royal Exchange in London, UK. While Omega has been tight-lipped about the launch, one thing’s for sure: this is a watch you won’t want to miss.
Widely regarded as one of the most influential watch brands since the 19th to 21st Centuries, Swatch and Omega are one of the most prestigious watchmakers in the world. And they have joined forces to launch the newest watches for men that combines the best of both worlds.
What We Know About The New Swatch And Omega Watches For Men
The new watch, called the Mission To Moonshine Gold, is a truly remarkable timepiece that combines the cutting-edge technology and craftsmanship of Omega Speedmaster watches. With the playful, funky innovation that Swatch is known for. The watch is not just a stunning piece of jewelry. But it also serves as a reminder of the important role that no-holds-barred creativity plays in our everyday lives.
From the teaser video on Swatch’s Instagram, we got some hints that the new version will be decked out in Omega’s proprietary 18-karat yellow gold alloy. And boy, were we right?.
Forget regular gold, we’re talking Moonshine Gold – the revolutionary alloy from Omega that has quickly become very successful. This patented creation has since made its mark in Omega’s storied history. And now it’s the star of the show in the brand’s latest mission.
Drawing inspiration from Omega’s recent releases, which include the stunning hunter-green dial and black bezel with subdials, the new Mission to Moonshine Gold is set to turn heads. As well as making waves in the world of luxury timepieces. Unlike traditional metals, this softer version is said to be resistant to fading over time. Thus, ensuring each timepiece remains as striking as ever.
The Swatch and Omega ‘Mission To Moonshine’ Features
The MoonSwatch Mission To Moonshine watch is indeed a true collaboration, and it shows in every aspect of its design. The Bioceramic MoonSwatch face features a distinctive arrangement of numbers, symbols, and subdials that are inspired by Omega’s Speedmaster.
The watch also features impressive Swatch trademark designs and attention to detail. The watch has a stunning black zirconium oxide ceramic dial. With striking 18K gold “Moonwatch”-style hands finish that is sure to catch the eye of anyone who sees it. Engraved on the face in amazing calligraphy are the trademark Speedmaster and MoonSwatch. With Omega and Swatch logos right under noon. Each hour is represented by the same unique Speedmaster symbol. And the minutes are represented by a series of dots and lines, but what sets it apart is the seconds hand.
The Mission To Moonshine watch has a seconds hand made of Omega’s patented Moonshine Gold. Which was specially manufactured during the full moon of February. The watch is made from the finest materials, and every aspect of its design is carefully considered. To ensure that it is not only beautiful but also functional.
The Basic Features
Brand: Omega X Swatch
Model: MoonSwatch Mission to the Moon
Case Material: BioCeramic
Dial Color: Black
Water Resistance: 30m
Caliber: Quartz chronograph movement
Functions: Hours, minutes, seconds, chronograph
Additional Details: Seconds hand has Omega Moonshine Gold coating
Is the Mission To MoonSwatch Limited Edition?
The MoonSwatches phenomenon has not just taken the world by storm. But it has left many in anticipation whenever there’s a new edition to the collection of watches for men. Today’s launch of the Mission to Moonshine Gold timepiece is the talk of the town. However, only a select few will have the chance to get their hands on this latest addition. MoonSwatch enthusiasts shouldn’t expect to find it at just any store anytime soon.
As it seems the Swatch Group is looking to tighten its control on the hype surrounding the release. After last year’s frenzy left stores overwhelmed, they’re well within their rights to tease us. Although Mission To Moonshine is not a limited edition, it’s not available online.
However, those who wish to purchase this hunk of a timepiece will keep their fingers crossed till the next full moon. Only then will they be available in other locations aside from the ones on the list above. Which are London, Milan, Tokyo, and Zurich.