Blackwing Vol. 10001

  • Designed in collaboration with Miyamoto Sensei
  • Five-sided pencil shape (known as Gokaku in Japan)
  • Red stained "adzuki" wood finish
  • Gold imprint with kanji numerals
  • Gold ferrule, black eraser, firm graphite
  • Numeral palindrome (same backwards and forwards) in kanji and Arabic numerals
  • 10001 is the solution to one of Miyamoto Sensei's favorite puzzle equations

The latest Limited Edition Blackwing Pencil is the Vol. 10001.  The pencil honors Tetsuya Miyamoto, who invented the KenKen math puzzle in 2004. KenKen is the only puzzle printed daily alongside the New York Times Crossword. Puzzles like these inspire us to apply problem solving and logic in creative ways.



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