Monday, May 11, 2009 | 11:39am
Just 4 Kicks: Nike Unveils Wolverine Inspired Sneakers
Woverine gets his claws on the Big Nike;Sabretooth slashes his way to the Air Max 95
Nike has unleashed a pair of box-office blockbuster ‘X-Men Origins: Wolverine’ themed kicks. The two nike Nike designs getting the treatment are the Nike Big Nike High and Nike Air Max `95.
The Nike Big Nike High is modeled after Woverine‘s classic uniform taking style cues from the colors and designs of his uniform and accents the sneaker with claw slash marks from Wovie’s admantium claws. The colors consist of yellow leather, blue, black, and red. These joints retail for $100 and are availble at sneaker boutique/website Proper.
The Air Max `95 is themed after Wolverine’s arch-rival Sabretooth. The design takes its cues from Sabretooth attire in the comics using the sme colors he sports in the pages of Marvel Comics’ ‘X-Men.’ The colors are orange, burgundy, black, and white. These kicks retail for $160 and are also available at Proper.
In battle between the two kicks…which pairs of kicks would you cop?