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Mr Kihachiro Onitsuka founded the forerunner of ASICS, Onitsuka Co. Ltd., in 1949 in Kobe, Japan. He started manufacturing basketball shoes in order to meet the needs of the nation’s rising basketball stars. The first shoes were designed with a recessed sole to simulate action of an octopus’ suction cup. 2012 they are still in the sneaker game, they are one of the leaders in the collabo projects, but besides that they also got a very steady collection.