Towards the end of June, news emerged about Nike's plan to relaunch The Kobe Brand in August. While many details about the collection remain undisclosed, one exciting highlight is the upcoming release of a special edition of the Air Force 1, dedicated to the legendary Black Mamba. Trusted sources like @zsneakerheadz and @sneakerfiles have confirmed that the Nike Air Force 1 Low "Kobe" will feature a Lakers-inspired colour scheme, including shades of "White," "Varsity Maize," and "Varsity Purple."
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Although the specific design and color blocking have not been unveiled yet, there's a possibility that the shoes might share similarities with the GS-exclusive release from 2009 (shown in the image above). Furthermore, the sneakers are rumored to incorporate Kobe's iconic logo and jersey number, appearing on the lateral side and tongues, respectively. Fans are eagerly anticipating the launch, eagerly waiting to get their hands on this special tribute to the basketball legend.
It is being said that this new option will be available in a range of sizes. Moreover, it will likely bear the colors of the Los Angeles Lakers. From purple to gold to white, this shoe will pay homage to Kobe’s former team. Overall, this should come as a great surprise to fans, and we’re sure many of you will enjoy these.
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The upcoming Nike Air Force 1 “Kobe Bryant” is expected to release during the Summer 2024 season. More details and photos are likely to surface leading up to the release, so sit tight and stay tuned for further updates.