happy birthday, shuriken-boy! now you are 10 years old.
back in 1993, people said: "well, you better hurry up - this new techno-craze will be over in a year or two."
shuriken boy assists bavarian comedian guenter gruenwald on his web page for germany's bavarian tv channel
thanks to jens kreitmeyer
and for your many children, visit this toy shop in paris, on rue montorgueil at rue turbigo, near the st. eustache church (metro 'les halles')
thanks to yasuko, frédéric, miki
thanks to tateno ryuichi for this great find
a retrospective of previous shuriken-boy usages, in "Druk" magazine last year
thanks to jan middendorp at fontshop belgium
even the name of this product seems to be "inspired"
by the font name?
(the old notion: imitation as the most honest form of flattery...)
thanks to richard kegler at p22
...and back to the sublime:
prominent berlin designer anna berkenbusch used shuriken boy for "berliner akzente" (berlin accents), the newsletter of the bank 'sparkasse'
thanks to katrin meyer