At first glance I thought it was a new Onion.
The Gesshin Uraku white #2 270mm is about as good quality that you can get in that price range. Sharpening Yanagiba Carbons is fun once you learn it.
Can you recommend me any brands in particular?
I had one , very good knife ,very good price
I don't think it would be fair to put that knife in that category, It is designed for kids, I am teaching my 3yo daughter how to push and pull cut , although