Taken from the G-Shock Facebook Info Page :
These new models revive the legendary DW-001 model design that first appeared in 1994 and quickly became a hit with young people who like their fashion with a bit of an edge. They take the distinctive round shape of the DW-001 and dress it up with a variety of exciting colours. The metal mesh insert band not only allows for the passage of air while the watch is being worn, it also creates a fashionable look.
There isn’t a lot more to say on this one, other than it is total Marmite, you either love it or hate it, so far I’d say about 50% of my friends like it, the other 50 % deeply hate it. I though love it!