Asics Onitsuka Tiger Unisex EDR 78 Sneakers. Originally releasing in 1978, the edr 78 was enlightened by trail running. The durable rubber outsole features an assertive tread pattern to moderate the insole resistance, while maintaining arch support and providing optimal cushioning against impact. Featured on heel, toecap and eye stay is a synthetic suede accented by leather tiger stripes, which are stitched into the mesh side panels, providing optimum breathability and reduced weight. Since 1949, Onitsuka Tiger has created stylish sports products inspired by the Japanese values of craftsmanship and attention to detail. Through their crafts, Onitsuka Tiger brings together East and West, and demonstrates what it means to be "Made of Japan."