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Tag Archives: jordans

Conversation Piece: Get Real In The Fight Against Fakes

In the pursuit of being original and authentic in the world of sneakers, there will always be those who will attempt to duplicate someone’s idea, design, or etcetera in hopes of achieving some of the originators success. Unfortunately, as we all know, the sneaker market is now flooded with replicated pairs of some of the […]

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1 on 1 with @NightWing2303

Everybody loves Chris. No, I’m not talking about that ill fated TV show based on Chris Rock’s childhood. Let me rephrase that. Everybody loves Nightwing2303. Am I getting through to you now? Yes? Good, that’s what I thought! For the very few who still have no idea about who I’m talking about, I’m talking about […]

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10 Worst Things About Buying/Selling Sneakers Online

1. Charging Deadstock prices for Non-Deadstock sneakers. No matter how little the kicks have been worn, they have been worn. Why are you charging the same amount that I could pay for a Deadstock pair? 2. “Offer Up” If a seller lists a sneaker, and instead of listing an asking price says “Offer Up,” I […]

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Air Jordan Retro+

Air Jordan Retro+ colorways have long been a topic of debate among sneakerheads. Some love them, and some hate them. A lot of the hate comes from collectors of strictly OG colorways, while a lot of the love comes from newer sneakerheads. Is there a direct correlation between the popularity of Retro+ colorways and how […]

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Resellers: A Different View

Today in the sneaker world “resellers” are constantly ripped by the members of the community who don’t think a profit should be made of such a loved hobby and lifestyle. I see it on twitter every day and have taken part in it as well, but usually only when a price is outrageous. I see […]

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Air Jordan XIII “Squadron Blue”

We first saw pictures of an Air Jordan XIII Retro+ colorway a couple months ago, but not much was known about them. They have since come to be known as the Air Jordan XIII “Squadron Blue” and have now been given a release date of 02-09-13. What do you think of this Retro+, or just […]

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Air Jordan I “Royal”

If you’re anything like us, you have been impatiently waiting for a release date for the Air Jordan 1 “Royal.” The wait is over and the confirmed date is 02-16-13, but you may want to start planning now as many sneakerheads will be doubling or even tripling up on these classics.

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Sneaker Boxes

If you have a medium – large collection, you realize how annoying it can be to look through all the box tags to find what you are looking for. The past solution was to print pictures off Google and tape them to the boxes. While this is effective, it can be

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Air Jordan V “Grape”

The rumored Grape/Laney V’s pack from 2011 had many sneakerheads ready to empty their wallets to secure what are grails to many. But 2011 came and went, and the pack never dropped. Although that was a big disappointment, we can now look forward to the Air Jordan V “Grape” dropping by itself in May 2013. […]

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Nike Dunk High J Pack

NSW is not giving wallets a break in 2012 as they continue releasing must-have sneakers. The Nike Dunk High is a classic model coming from NSW, so utilizing the J Pack theme they used on the Nike Dunk Low J Pack was bound to happen sooner or later. Featuring the same color blocking as the […]

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Air Jordan IV “Thunder”

Sneakerheads were blindsided around 2 weeks ago by swirling rumors of a re-release of the Air Jordan IV “Thunder.” No one could confirm, but it seemed likely as 2012 is the 23rd anniversary of the Jordan IV. Well now that Marqueesole has pictures up, the rumors seem to be confirmed, and the date set for […]

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Air Jordan V “Fire Red”

The early pics of the Air Jordan V “Fire Red” 2013 retro peaked a lot of sneakerheads’ interest; especially since the Royal I’s of 2013 are releasing with the Nike Air tongue tag branding. The question many asked was whether or not JB would give the same treatment to the Jordan V heel. However, all-angle […]

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Air Jordan XIII “Bred” 2013

Another classic sneaker has been recently connected with a 2013 release date. The Air Jordan XIII “Bred” is another in a list of grails releasing in 2013, and are definitely a must-have from the lineup. Rumored to contain the 3M material that Jordan Brand left out of the 2010 Jordan XIII “Flint” retro, these will […]

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Air Jordan I “Royal” 2013

A grail for many sneakerheads, the Jordan I “Royal” was last retro’d in 2001 and was one of the last sneakers to feature Nike Air branding. The Jordan I “Banned”, with Nike Air tongue tags, release at Nike Outlets in 2011 had a lot of people suspecting a Royal I could be given similar treatment […]

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Air Jordan VII “Raptor”

September 1 is the date the controversially named Air Jordan VII “Raptors” retro for the first time since 2002. Although they technically released in the DMP VII 60+ Package in 2009, the faded and ashy panels left sneakerheads unsatisfied and wanting a true retro. The 2012 version features a Black nubuck upper with True Red, […]

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