Supreme is Prepping Upcoming “Akira” Collaboration

By Staff  |  10/02/2017

Akira x Supreme

Iit appears Supreme is prepping yet another anticipated collaboration. This time, it's going to excite both streetwear fans and anime lovers.

While the brand has yet to officially announce this collab, famed screenwriter/director Katsuhiro Otomo recently revealed that a collaborative Akira x Supreme capsule is in the works.

Otomo, the creator of the iconic Japanese mange series, made the announcement over the weekend during a televised interview at Tokyo's GALLERY X BY PARCO.

マッハ55号がデザインするアニメ・音楽・書籍の世界20年展 “THE MACH55GO WORKS 55x20” Gallery X BY PARCO 大友克洋先生と上杉さんのトークショウ!! シュプリーム×大友克洋×河村康輔のコラボ情報解禁!! いろいろ飛び出したヤバいトークショウでした! #55x20 #シュプリーム #supreme #大友克洋 #AKIRA #katsuhirootomo #parco #mach55go #マッハ55号 #uesugiworks

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According to HypeBeast, he turned down the opportunity for a Supreme collaboration a number of times in the past before finally agreeing.

Details are unclear, but word is, the Supreme x Akira collaboration may be dropping as soon as this month.

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