What many have referred to as the Nike Kobe VIII (8) System “Milk Snake” for several weeks, we now know it’s official nickname: “Red Boa”.

Inspired by the enormous red tail boa constrictor, this signature model will make its way to retailers this weekend in an official university red, sail, noble red, and pearl grey colorway along with the addition of a solid white outsole and signature Kobe branding throughout.

Priced at $140, look for the Nike Kobe VIII (8) System “Red Boa” at all participating Nike Basketball locations beginning this Saturday, July 27, 2013.

Colorway: University Red/Sail-Noble Red-Pearl Grey
Release Date: 7/27/13
Retail: $140
Product Code: 555035-601