Number_i on the cover of “NYLON JAPAN GLOBAL ISSUE04” released on November 15th (from left) Yuta Kishi, Sho Hirano, Yuta Jinguji (C) NYLON JAPAN
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The story that begins on the cover is a photo letter sent to readers by the group, composed of stylish and energetic creatives that seem to point to a bright future for the trio. It is a heart-warming love letter where you can visually feel the ongoing energy of the three members, and the artwork that condenses each member’s individuality, drawn with the reader in mind, is also noteworthy.
On the other hand, the guys cover story is a series of ephemeral and beautiful visuals that seem to contain the reader’s emotional feelings. A world of LOVE & PEACE and soft emotion that makes you fall into the illusion that you are looking through the filters inside the heads of the people who support Number_i members, believing that they are “existences like light that help us step into tomorrow.” unfold.
The keywords are “a totem pole created by three people having fun in the garden”, “three expressions of “?” given by each member”, and the last part of the story is “Sho Hirano receiving a love letter from a reader on behalf of the members” ”A facial expression that captures the heart of the person. The inside page is a total of 36 pages, and the highlight is a long interview packed with their fresh feelings over 10,000 characters. Through a double-sided story, the charm of the three people is portrayed to the fullest through a conceptual composition that makes them feel like they are communicating with each other in love.
In addition to fresh fashion pages from New York, the inside pages feature a lineup of artists who are active globally. In addition to editorials featuring interviews with world-renowned rapper/hyper pop singer Shygirl from NYLON FRANCE and electropop musician SHYE from NYLON MANILA, music and culture media “VI/NYL” will feature interviews with people who will lead the next generation. Upcoming international artists will be introduced all at once.
All pages of this global issue will be bilingual (Japanese and English), and sales overseas are also planned. In addition, a special feature on Number_i will be published in the overseas edition of NYLON (magazine/web).