January 19, 2012 BY John Kim / 11
Nike Basketball ain’t playin’ when it comes to packaging their unique releases kicks in special edition boxes. Starting with the limited Nike LeBron 9 ‘China’ box that dropped a few months back to the KD IV ‘Nerf’ that transformed into a working basketball hoop, the creative minds behind these structural works of art have made it difficult for consumers to decide whether its the shoes or the box that deserves all the praise. We recently showed you detailed shots of the special box for the Nike Zoom Kobe VII ‘Year Of The Dragon’, and these new images have given us yet another look at what might be the best Kobe box ever erected. Of course, there will be some competition, like the Kobe V ‘Humidor Box’ for the ‘5 Rings’ release, or even the wooden box done by Premium Goods 3.5 years ago. Continue reading for another look and let us know if this is the coolest box you’ve ever seen! via Kenlu.
I think my love for red made me like these that much more.. and then the packaging topped.. once in a lifetime type of box right here!