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As we await the arrival of the Nike Kobe VIII (8) System “Court Purple/Pure Platinum-Blackened Blue-Laser Purple”, it’s only right that we drop off a few new detailed images of this forthcoming release.

Dubbed “Playoffs”, this Nike Kobe VIII (8) features a gradient purple colored upper followed by pure platinum accents across the Swoosh branding and outsole. Traditionally designed to match the Lakers’ road jerseys, what are your initial thoughts on this colorway?

Check out a few new angles below and look for these kicks to release at participating retailers like Social Status beginning May 11th.

Colorway: Court Purple/Pure Platinum-Blackened Blue-Laser Purple
Release Date: 5/11/13
Retail: $150
Product Code: 555035-500

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