They have a firm brush side, and that help them to live longer. The colors are just beautiful too. All our items are Brand New & 100% authentic. All products are quality checked. I will be glad if you use it.The item "Copic offical ciao 36 color A, B, C, D, E set Sketch marker pen Anime" is in sale since Monday, July 4, 2016. This item is in the category "Crafts\Art Supplies\Drawing & Lettering Supplies\Art Pens & Markers". The seller is "jp2015-matub" and is located in kawaguti-si, Saitama-ken. This item can be shipped worldwide.