The release of the Nike Kobe AD “Big Stage” will serve as the culmination of the year since Kobe’s retirement and it looks as golden as it can be.
Nike Kobe AD Big Stage
Color: White/Metallic Gold-Metallic Gold
Style Code: 852425-107
Release Date: June 3, 2017
There is actually some history attached to the Nike Kobe AD “Big Stage.” It has the same color scheme usually associated with the Nike Kobe 5 Big Stage that was released in 2010. That was the same year Kobe led the Los Angeles Lakers to a finals win against the Boston Celtics.
Features and Design
The Nike Kobe AD “Big Stage” presents a perfect color combination of white as well as metallic gold. The upper is made from white engineered mesh leather. The shoelaces is also made from material of the same shade of white. This is in direct contrast to the metallic gold outsole and back midsole that evokes images of Kobe’s heydays in the court. A metallic gold Nike Swoosh logo is also threaded into the outer quarters of the shoe. The material of the sole is made from gum rubber, which makes it perfect for frequent basketball games.
Nike Kobe AD NXT “Black/White” Release
In other Nike Kobe AD news, the Nike Kobe AD NXT Black “Black/White” colorway will also be released. An attempt to appeal to sneakers fans who want to use their shoes both on and off court, True to its name, this product will come in a black and white colorway, composed of a lightweight Flyknit shroud and a White Zoom Air sole feature. It will be in stores on Saturday, June 3, for a reported $200. One of the most noticeable feature of this model is the black Nike Swoosh logo that contrasts against the icy white sole.
Nike Kobe AD “Big Stage” Release
The release date of the Nike Kobe AD “Big Stage” will be on Saturday, June 3. The re-issue of this classic will be introduced to the market for the price of $160. While this amount is a bit on the high end of expectations on how Nike Kobe Ads are priced, but knowing the history attached to the iconic design, this is more than reasonable.
All in all, the Nike Kobe AD “Big Stage” may seem like just another attempt to cash in on Kobe’s popularity, but it is actually a perfect way to celebrate the career of one of the world’s most popular basketball players. It comes just a year after Kobe’s retirement, too, so it is pretty much timely. So, if you are among the millions of Kobe’s fans out there, this shoe is your perfect choice.
More exciting Nike releases has yet to arrive. So, you better stay tuned.