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Vorque watches is a new watch brand currently in the pre crowdfunding stage to initially produce three versions of their men’s dress watch under the line name of Vorque Constantine. The watches are designed in Singapore and Hong Kong, manufactured in Hong Kong and China and use Swiss ETA 2824-2 movements.

Now there is a watch review title that makes you wonder; what does it mean? DM1936 is a military themed Asian watch company that currently offers four lines of watches under the names Air Force, Army, Navy and Tourbillon. For this review I have the Air Force model BV-138-BLE.

Draken is back with a new model release that is aiming high. After the success of the Tugela dive watch, fellow South African turned Kiwi Michael Blythe designed the Peregrine pilot watch. The tool watch sensibility returns and delivers an elegant understated design with a clever design element, the colour changing logo.

I recently had my first opportunity to attend a WatchBuys Road Show in San Francisco, California.  If you are interested in high quality German watches, particularly tool watches, I highly recommend attending these shows, if you are in the cities where they are held.

Mondragon, a watch company from Miami has a new Kickstarter campaign in full swing. Their Angel Falls tactical diver is all kinds of great. This is a hands-on review, which also includes a video review. They were kind enough to send us a watch to review and giveaway. That’s right, a giveaway! Stay tuned below on how to enter. I must make a disclaimer, I like this watch!

Havaan Tuvali is a brand new micro watch brand from Eric Yeh of Taiwan. This is his first watch currently being offered for purchase. The brand name comes from the Taiwanese aboriginal tribe language meaning “the deer’s sunset”.

The Reverie Classic is the second watch collection from Reverie, the Singapore based microbrand founded by Samuel Tay. Samuel’s design philosophy for this collection is “Shibui”, a Japanese term that translates to simplicity with subtle details that when examined shows far greater complexity.