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The Nike Kobe 8 is the eighth signature sneaker for Kobe Bryant produced by Nike. Click in for the most up to date Nike Kobe 8 release dates, information, and colorways.

Nike Kobe 8: PEs for a Lost Season

December 5th, 2013 by | 6 comments

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Nike may have unveiled Kobe Bryant’s ninth signature model yesterday, but there are still some untold chapters in the story of the Kobe 8. Under normal circumstances, we would have seen a countless amount of Kobe 8 PEs on his feet between last season and the start of the 2013-2014 campaign, but as we all know, Kobe has been sidelined since tearing his Achilles tendon against the Warriors last April and has missed a considerable chunk of court time. As a result, several player exclusive editions of the Kobe 8 that Nike had lined up and waiting for their superstar endorser never got to experience the bright spotlight of the NBA hardwood.

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A Detailed Look at the Nike Kobe Prelude Exhibit

December 5th, 2013 by | 5 comments

nike kobe prelude exhibit A Detailed Look at the Nike Kobe Prelude Exhibit

In 2003, Kobe Bryant – a free agent in the sneaker endorsement market – signed a deal with athletic giant Nike. The first signature model would not be unveiled until 2006 when the Air Zoom Kobe 1 would hit shelves. Since then, Nike Basketball has come forward with new designs year after year – eight in total as of this date – with the entire line at the hands of Eric Avar. As we all know, the progression of the signature shoe can be seen as a natural evolution, with certain elements carrying over from one phase to another, and with a career so illustrious like that of Kobe’s, each model has its fair share of stories to tell.

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Nike Kobe “Prelude Pack” – Release Dates

December 4th, 2013 by | 29 comments

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The Nike Kobe Prelude Pack will begin releasing this Saturday, December 7th, with each model releasing every Saturday in order. Each piece is inspired by specific moments of the sneaker’s original release, with artistic patterns and graphics adorning the shoe. Continue for a detailed look and individual release info for the Kobe Prelude Pack and stay tuned to Sneaker News for more updates on the Kobe Prelude Pack and the Kobe 9.

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December 2013 Sneaker Releases

December 2nd, 2013 by | 25 comments

 December 2013 Sneaker Releases

What sneakers are releasing in December, 2013? Funny you should ask. This last month of the year has plenty of exciting pairs-the Nike Kobe 8 goes super scaly on that SS version, Jordan Brand has some Holiday Blues in the form of the Air Jordan 11 and the Air Jordan 12, and of course you can expect the requisite string of Christmas themed releases. A passing mention won’t do for you though, so make sure you get with us after the break for full release info on each pair in question. As always, bookmark this page and watch for sneaker release date updates right here throughout the month.

Updated: December 27th, 2013

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Nike Kobe 8 PP – Black/Purple PE

December 2nd, 2013 by | No comments

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Kobe Bryant just confirmed his status as “Laker for life” with that contract extension, so we can only assume he’ll stay dipped in the gold and purple as far as sneakers go. Indeed he’s recently been spotted in this Kobe 8 PP pair, one that sports a metallic Swoosh to go with the graphic midsole and understated EM upper. Continue reading to see a couple more shots of the shoes and stay tuned to see if he’s spotted in these sneakers upon his return (Although, given the timing, we wouldn’t be surprised if he’s already moving on to the Kobe 9).

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Nike Kobe 8 System SS

December 2nd, 2013 by | 26 comments

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A new challenger has just arrived attempting to grab the “Best Kobe 8″ title. Meet the Nike Kobe 8 System SS, a sneaker that gets more scaled out than any pair of Kobe shoes before it. We’re not quite sure what the “SS” here stands for (Silver Scales? Snake Scales? Snake System), but regardless of where that abbreviation lands we’re pretty certain this will end up being one of the most coveted Kobe 8s of the year. Continue reading to take a full look at the incredibly textured scaly shoe and stay tuned to Sneaker News to find out more on this upcoming Christmas release.

Nike Kobe 8 SS
Color: Black/Electric Green-Cool Grey-Metallic Gold
Style Code:
Release Date: 12/26/13
Price: $160

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Nike Kobe 8 “Green Glow”

December 1st, 2013 by | 9 comments

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While we patiently wait for more info regarding the Nike Kobe 9, the Kobe 8 has kept us plenty busy in the meantime. One of the remaining colorways on the schedule is this one, a super bright pair that combines green glow with bits of mineral teal and laser orange, all on top of a scaly pattern. The sneaker shown will be in stores for December 20th, 2013-no doubt acting as a sort of consolation prize for those who end up missing out on the coveted “What the Kobe” 8. Continue reading to get a better glimpse and tell us in the comments if you like what you see.

Nike Kobe 8
Green Glow/Mineral Teal-Laser Orange
Style Code: 555035-304
Release Date: 12/20/13

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