Kobe Bryant And Nike Move On From Numbered Signature Shoes With The Kobe A.D.

November 1st, 2016 by

RATE THIS
4.06 / 5 (164 VOTES)
RATE THISRATE THISRATE THISRATE THISRATE THISRATE THISRATE THISRATE THISRATE THISRATE THIS 
Loading...Loading...

Today, Nike officially unveiled the Kobe AD, the first post-retirement shoe for Kobe Bryant. Unlike other Black Mamba-branded performance basketball models like the Venomenon line, the Kobe A.D. is indeed considered a signature shoe. Technically, you’re looking at the Kobe 12, but Nike is doing away with the numbered system and the Kobe 11 is the last numbered signature shoe you’ll see from the Black Mamba – for now.

It’ll take some getting used to because every other signature line in history has progressed by way of numbered volumes, but with Kobe as the centerpiece, it shouldn’t be too much of an adjustment. It’s also a clever way to differentiate from the pool of signature shoes that currently populate the basketball market. This new development also leaves us to imagine what Nike will call the Kobe A.D. shoe after this installment, or what a Flyknit-laden “Elite” model could look like!

The Nike Kobe AD will release on Nike.com and Nike SNKRS on November 22nd with an MSRP $160.

Nike Kobe AD

Style Code: 852425-010
Release Date: November 22, 2016
Price: $160

Load next page (2/2)
Loading...

Filed under: Featured Kobe Upcoming Sneakers

Tags:

latest posts
Loading...
Load more posts

Get the latest News and Releases to your inbox

New Videos

Jordan Holiday 2017 Preview by SneakerNews

How MJ and Gatorade's "Be Like Mike" campaign came to life by SneakerNews

Popular Posts

739976

Nike SNKRS To Release Full OFF WHITE “The Ten” On November 20th by Sneaker News

739018

Official Release Dates For Three Upcoming adidas YEEZY Boost 350 v2 by Sneaker News

738275

Closer Look At The Nike Air Vapormax Plus In White And Grey by Nick Del Bene

732693

Jordan Holiday 2017 Release Date Guide by Sneaker News

738066

Up Close With The adidas YEEZY Boost 350 v2 “Beluga 2.0” by Sneaker News

Top Categories

  • Select Category

Archives

Sneaker Archive

MENU