The Ibanez MRG9 is a J CustomRG series model featuring a flamed maple top, DiMarzio pickups and an Edge Zero tremolo. It was released in 2008 together with the MRG8 and MRG10. The MRG models are specially made for the Kurosawa Gakki musical instrument stores in Japan.
The Black Charcoal finish is exclusive to this models. In total just 54 MRG9s were made.