Kamikaze Cue Tips are 9 layer cue tips composed of the finest premium hand selected Japanese pig skin. Japanese pig skin is the most suitable leather used for creating premium cue tips. The leather fibers and pores from this leather absorb and hold chalk extremely well. This allows for great cue ball control, fewer miscues, and extreme "English." 100% Japanese pig skin tips are well known as the best material available used to create cue tips. These tips are accessible to you at 50% - 75% savings compared to other Japanese layered tips that are overpriced because of brand name popularity.