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At $200 you are getting to the point where you could commission a black smith to make you a knife. I have no knowledge of his pricing but OP commissioned /u/t1978_sach to make his knife in the gif, it might be worth sending him a PM if you're interested.
If you don't want to wait for someone to make you a knife, I think this is your best option [link]
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I absolutely love Shun cutlery. High quality, insanely sharp out of the box. Something like this would fit your price point...
It's a $185 Shun 8" Chefs Knife.
Edit: $185 not $180.
Is this the same knife?
Turns out his is the paring version, I have the full size version. But mine is this knife.
Oh, hey, that looks spot on! ty =)
Nice Kit. How do you like the G2 Chef's knife? I use a 8" Shun Premier.
I am a huge fan of Shun. This one is pretty much the same as this but they both work great. That is just to give you an image and price range, pretty much anything they make is great. I'm sure you can easily find a sushi knife or cleaver.