Nike's PlayStation Sneakers Are Back [Update]

Nike's original and super-limited 2006 release of some PlayStation-branded AF1s became something of a cult classic, so this week they're bringing them back.

I always thought they looked like clown shoes myself, and they aren't a patch on Nike's other PlayStation effort for 2018, the light-up PG2.

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But this re-release has changed up the colour scheme, and they’re now a much more tasteful affair.

There are also some new touches to the shoes, such as the addition of DualShock controller icons to the soles and heel (and hints of them showing in the swoosh on the side).

They’re retailing for $US200 ($264) to select customers on Nike’s SNKRS app, but the reality is that if you want a pair of these, you’re going to need to pay a lot more than that via resale.

Update June 13 - Added official images from Nike.


Comments

    I'm looking at these trying to work out how they relate to the PS brand....

      OK well these def weren't the sneakers that were here when I commented. These I can see how they're related to the PS brand.

    Oh hell yeah, copping these for sure. Air Forces are probably the only pair of Nikes I genuinely like to wear. It's the classic design with a beautiful colorway. I dig it.

      AF1 are amazing. i have been exclusively wearing them for over 10 years now. they are some of the most comfortable and durable shoes i have ever worn. I never used to understand why people would pay more than $20 for a pair of shoes till i started wearing them lol.

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