As part of the http://tokyo-mbfashionweek.com/en/”>Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Tokyo, some of the leading local designers had the opportunity to showcase their collection at the supporting event, http://tokyo-mbfashionweek.com/en/the13th/event/02_versustokyo”>VERSUS TOKYO. Fellow participants of this show included http://freshnessmag.com/tag/mastermind-japan/”>mastermind JAPAN, http://freshnessmag.com/tag/phenomenon/”>PHENOMENON, SASQUATCHfabrix, FACETASM, soe, DISCOVERED and plumpynuts, who are all at the forefront of the Tokyo men’s wear. On the outdoor runway, http://whiz.jp”>WHIZ gave a preview of the upcoming Spring/Summer 2012 collection for the first time to eager crowd. Designer Hiroaki Shitano took references from US military and work wear, while at the same time mixing custom designed fabrics adding hint of originality. The whole runway show video and photos can be seen after the jump.