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LOOK: Nintendo-inspired Nike Jordan 4 up for grabs at over P60,000

By: -Content Strategist
/ 08:52 PM July 17, 2017

Image: Freak Sneaks official website

For some Nintendo fans, anything labeled with the company’s signature logo or inspired by one of its products becomes an instant must-have.

One such item is a new pair of Nintendo-themed Nike Jordan IVs from a company called Freak Sneaks, which specializes in creating custom shoes. It’s inspired by the classic Nintendo Entertainment System game console color scheme.

The custom shoes also feature the console’s controller buttons in the back of the shoes, which the company claims can be pressed.


Image: Freak Sneaks official website

There will only be 10 pairs available of the Jordan “Nes” IV and the price for a pair is set at $1,250 (about P63,000). It’s a steep price tag for a custom item, considering a standard Air Jordan 4 Retro from the Nike store is listed at $139.97 (about P7,000).

Image: Nike official website

On the other hand, resell value for certain color themes of the Air Jordan 4 Retro can go up to around $900 (roughly P45,500). Add that to the limited run of the Jordan “Nes” IV, plus the extensive customization, and the asking price starts to look reasonable.

Image: Screen Grab from Sole Collector

Freak Sneaks also released the Jordan “Us Super Nintendo” IV NBA Jam Edition which has the same price and is still in stock.

Image: Freak Sneaks official website

If you’re a big Nintendo fan and still have cash to spare after buying Switch plus games and accessories, this could be a good addition to the collection. JB


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