words // Luis Sanchez

Another round of images previewing the upcoming Black/Metallic Silver "Year of The Snake" Kobe 8 surfaces on the web today.

Dubbed the "Year of The Black Mamba" by Nike Sportswear, the Kobe 8 EXT features a black gloss-finished snakeskin upper with laser-etched Swoosh branding and Kobe Shozoku logos on both the tongue and heel. The Year of the Snake Kobe 8 EXT is finished off with a translucent outsole sitting below.

Stay tuned to Sole Collector for stateside release details for both Year of the Snake colorways of the Kobe 8 EXT by Nike Sportswear.

via hoopcity