Halloween is only 4 days away, and if you don’t plan on wearing a costume and trick or treating but still want to celebrate, we present to you our Top 10 Nike SB Halloween inspired sneakers. Some take direct influence from the special day while others feature attributes such as horror movies, blood and gore. Click below to see the full lineup, and let us know your top 10 Nike SB Halloween sneakers.
10: Nike SB Blazer High Blood Splatter
Not for the weak, Nike SB launched back in 2009 a Blazer High with a white canvas and blood splattered all over the side panels. Grey is used for the Nike Swoosh and solid red around the collar. Constructed to look like you just walked away from a horrific scene, we are sure your favorite serial killer Dexter Morgan has a few pairs in his closet.
9: Nike SB Trainer 1 Dawn of the Dead
Inspired by the classic movie “Dawn of the Dead”, the Nike SB Trainer 1 shown is inspired by the movies cover (Directors Cut). The insole features a zombie that has been decaying. The Dawn of the Dead Nike SB Trainer 1 released back in 2007.
8: Nike Dunk SB Low Black Packs
Coming in at number 8 is the 2005 released Nike Dunk SB Low Black Packs. With a predominate black suede upper, hints of orange add for the Halloween theme. The Black Packs came with three color laces, one of them being orange.
7: Nike Dunk SB Low Green Spark/Hoop Orange Halloween
Released around Halloween of 2009, the Green Spark/Hoop Orange Nike Dunk SB never had a real nickname, other than calling them “Halloween”. With black and orange in place, the insole also features a skull with a knife piercing through it.
6: Nike Dunk SB Low Pushead
Unofficial inspired Halloween sneakers, the Nike SB Dunk Low Pushead was desgined by the artist Pushead. Released back in December of 2005 (past Halloween), they came with a special box that features the artist trademark. A mixture of blood and crazed skulls make for a intense Halloween shoe.
5: Nike Dunk SB Low Toxic Avenger
If you grew up in the 1980s, you probably have seen or at least heard of the Toxic Avenger. This Nike SB Dunk Low dubbed Toxic Avenger gives tribute to the comic book made to film. Matching his outfit and mop, the SB inspired by the film Dunks released back in 2009.
4: Nike Dunk SB High Jason Voorhees
Another classic horror film inspired sneakers, the Nike Dunk SB High Jason Voorhees released in 2007. The Friday the 13th stars own “signature shoe” uses blood stained red around the toe box running up the lace loops and Nike swoosh, white on the midsole and towards the heel, and last black comes on the side panels and and tongue.
3: Nike Dunk SB High Unlucky
If this Halloween is lucky or unlucky for you, until time will tell but from the scary movie perspective, most people have an unlucky day. Coming in at number 2 is the Nike Dunk SB High Unlucky, one of the underrated SB’s. Using black uppers and hints of red, the number “13” is stitched around the to box with Vampire like font.
2: Nike Dunk SB Low Dia De Los Muertos
Commemorating Dia De Los Muertos aka Day of the Day, this pair of Nike Dunk SB Low represents the Holiday well. The Dia De Los Muertos Nike Dunk SB Low features skeletons and evil dragons. Made up of orange, purple and black which the colors are seen on Day of the Dead artwork. Released in November 2006.
1: Nike Dunk SB Low Freddy Krueger
At our number 1 spot is the Nike Dunk SB Low Freddy Krueger from another hit horror movie, “The Nightmare on Elm Street”. Sadly, this pair did not release to the general public due to Nike not having permission from Wes Craven and the movie studio. The Freddy Krueger Nike Dunk SB features his red and black stripped shirt on the toe box, side panels and around the heel, and blood splatter where brown is placed (representing his glove). If you can find a pair or already own one, you will definitely break necks on Halloween (no pun intended).