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OrchidGear® is a product brand of the Yugumo Corporation that became available in YE 45. The brand's product lineup consists of clothing, personal gear, survival, and exploration gear.

OrchidGear® Brand
Corporation Yugumo Corporation
Established YE 45
Products Clothing and other gear.

History and Background

Going into YE 45, the Yugumo Corporation became a process of transformation toward an expanded corporate structure and organizing their product lines into brands. The OrchidGear® brand was proposed by Motoyoshi Arisu in honor of her mother Ketsurui-Motoyoshi Katsuko, who had been given the title of the 'Evening Orchid of Yamatai'. The first product in the line was the OrchidGear Gravity Boots and several other products are planned to follow it.

Most OrchidGear® products can be produced with Yugumo Fabrication Systems.

Major Production Locations

The brand's major production locations include:


The current products in the OrchidGear® line are:

Products Planned

Products planned1) for the near future are:

  • OrchirdGear® Planetary Ranger - Water Purification Systems (Personal and Camp Sized)
  • OrchirdGear® Planetary Ranger - Plasma Igniter - Harsh conditions firestarter
  • OrchirdGear® Planetary Ranger - Sleeping Bag
  • OrchirdGear® Planetary Ranger - KAIMON version Science Pad and Kit
  • OrchirdGear® Planetary Ranger - Portable Fusion Stove
  • OrchirdGear® Planetary Ranger - Smart Cookware

Discontinued Products

Products that have been discontinued are:

  • None at this time.

Live Catalog

Products currently available for purchase are listed below.

#Year ReleasedProduct ImageNomenclaturePageDescriptionPrice (KS)
1YE 45YU-G2-SeriesOrchidGear Backpacks and ToolbagsOrchidGear Backpacks and Toolbags are created for carrying gear, tools, and other materials. They are used like any other backpack or toolbag with zippers and internal compartments. The bags are coated in Varihue which allows customers to customize the colors of the materials.100.00 KS
2YE 45YU-G1-1OrchidGear Gravity BootsGravity Boots designed originally for use with the RHI Type 43 "Megumi" Environmental Skinsuit. The design utilizes layered Kinugoshi-ko and polymer as well as thin Durandium Alloy plates for reinforcement.250.00 KS
3YE 43Type 43Type 43 Yugumo Corporation UniformsYugumo Corporation Uniforms300.00 KS
4YE 43Yu-W1-2AYugumo E2 Energy PistolAn energy pistol sidearm.1 ,000.00 KS


The Yugumo Corporation offers the following warranty.

Our outdoor clothing and gear come with a comprehensive warranty designed to ensure your satisfaction and peace of mind. The standard warranty period for our products is two years from the date of purchase. This warranty covers defects in materials and workmanship under normal use and conditions. It applies to outdoor clothing, footwear, and gear, including but not limited to:

  • Clothing: Jackets, pants, shirts, and other apparel.
  • Footwear: Hiking boots, trail running shoes, and outdoor sandals.
  • Gear: Tents, backpacks, sleeping bags, and other outdoor equipment.

What's Covered

The following is covered:

  • Seam and stitching failures.
  • Zipper malfunctions.
  • Fabric and material defects.
  • Delamination of waterproof/breathable layers.
  • Hardware (buckles, snaps, etc.) defects.
  • Insulation performance issues.
  • Sole detachment (for footwear).
  • Manufacturing defects.
  • Welding or bonding failures.

What's Not Covered

What is not covered:

  • Normal wear and tear.
  • Damage due to misuse, abuse, or accidents.
  • Damage from prolonged exposure to extreme conditions (e.g., prolonged UV exposure, extreme temperatures).
  • Modification or alteration of the product.
  • Damage from improper care, cleaning, or storage.
  • Third-party repairs or alterations.
  • Cosmetic imperfections that do not affect product performance.

Claim Process

If you believe your outdoor clothing or gear is covered under this warranty, please follow these steps:

  1. Contact our customer service team through our designated channels.
  2. Provide proof of purchase, including the date and location of purchase.
  3. Describe the issue in detail and, if possible, provide photographs.
  4. Our customer service team will assess the claim and provide further instructions.

Resolution Options

Based on the nature of the claim and the warranty assessment, we offer the following resolution options:

  • Repair: We will repair the product at no cost to you.
  • Replacement: If repair is not possible, we will replace the product with an equivalent or similar item.
  • Refund: In rare cases where neither repair nor replacement is feasible, we may offer a refund.

Additional Information

The warranty is non-transferable and only applies to the original purchaser. Proof of purchase is required for all warranty claims. Shipping costs associated with warranty claims may be the responsibility of the customer.

Yugumo Corporation is committed to providing high-quality clothing and gear that can withstand the rigors of the great outdoors. This warranty reflects the company's confidence in its products and its dedication to its customer's outdoor adventures.

OOC Notes

Andrew created this article on 2023/10/04 17:51.

This article was approved by Wes on 2023/10/04.2)

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