But Nike managed to do exactly that , the second signature model of professional basketball player , which features a design inspired by Sony's PlayStation console and its DualShock controller. When you do that, you'll feel a pulse-like haptic effect that's intended to mimic a DualShock controller. What brings the sneaker together, what makes it pop even more, is the blue, translucent Nike Zoom outsole. If you're a DualShock fan, you'll find plenty of details around here to love. I've been a PlayStation guy ever since.
There's also no word on whether we will see something for those Xbox One and Nintendo Switch fans out there who are also hoping to represent their gaming console of choice. I was crazy about the game. All in all, Nike and Sony did a great job of collaborating on a shoe that won't just be good for playing basketball, but also promises to be sought after as a collector's item for and gamers alike. Today in Cleveland, Paul George will debut his second signature shoe, the. The collection will be available January 12 on converse.
Working with Nike and PlayStation, we focused on bringing that original PlayStation inspiration to life in this new design. Also, the insole features a galaxy-themed graphic that Sony created for Nike. I began my career with Bleacher Report in 2010 and I'm now a Forbes Contributor as well as a YouTuber. The sherpa collar nods to warm slippers, and the sockliner frames an imprinted Swoosh on freshly-fallen snow. He lives in New York City with his better half. Similarly, the power should last for over 150 hours. That includes lace loops that are the same color as the controller's buttons blue, green, pink and red and a black patent leather heel tab with graphics of the cross, circle, square and triangle.
. Again, the shoes are complemented by a four-piece apparel and accessory set, this time set with glam metal era tones. The opinions expressed are those of the writer. This time around, I wanted to take the design old school, back to my earliest days of gaming. It sold out almost immediately at launch and now commands premium prices via sites like , , , and. But it appears that Sony have been working on something else a little special that might prove popular with their audience.
It's not often we see a shoe that appeals to both the sneakerhead and gamer communities. A button on the inside of the sneaker turns the lights on and off, and when you press it, it'll pulse like a PlayStation DualShock controller,. Meanwhile, the midsole is full of bright, galaxy-themed speckles that are meant to look like one of the PlayStation's dynamic wallpapers. The namesake athlete shoulders a responsibility to prove he deserves a signature shoe, and that his ideas about what makes a sneaker work in the toughest conditions of his sport stand strong. The last one was a lottery system on Nikes sneakers app and a few select stores that got a few pars. It only had a sock liner with an image render of George's avatar in 2K17, the year he was the title's cover athlete.
No one can rely on R. These are legitimate, floor-ready basketball shoes. I've been blessed to make a living discussing things I'd talk about for free. For comfort, the shoes also feature bigger Nike Zoom Air units in the front foot section which add extra cushioning. You could say the same with Nike.
That was the next big thing. In addition, the patterns and textures are extended through an accompanying four-piece apparel and accessories set. Feel free to report your experience with this brand and we will investigate. This collaboration has been a long time coming. We also take feedback from our users seriously.
The PlayStation colorway will be available on February 10. As a huge fan of PlayStation, I was honored to get the chance to collaborate on something that so many of you loved. George during Saturday's game between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Cleveland Cavaliers. This time around, I wanted to take the design old school, back to my earliest days of gaming. You can already find listings for it and , and it will likely end up and sometime in the near future.
As soon as I discovered PlayStation, I was throwing hints here and there to my dad — cutting out the clipping of a video game, cutting out the clippings of the PlayStation, leaving it on his dresser. Please spend your money how you like, you are obviously so broke on principles you must have those shoes on your feet! This collaboration is very special and personal to me. If you don't get them there, you can try select retailers including Foot Locker -- hopefully you'll get lucky. Nike claims the shoes have a life span of around 150 hours, so you'll have to be cautious about when you use the light-up feature. One thing that they provided, which was really cool, was the starry graphic from the dynamic theme that will be available for your PlayStation 4 with a code from the shoe. His passion for PlayStation was rivaled by his desire to someday have his own Nike sneakers.