As you head into the weekend, catch up on sneaker news for today as we highlight 10 stories you need to know after taking a look around your favorite blogs.
BAIT x Asics Gel-Lyte III 'Basics Model 003 Nippon Blues' Preview
What: Asics Gel-Lyte III
Where: Select Asics accounts
Why You Should Care: Here’s a preview of the next collaboration from BAIT and Asics. This Gel-Lyte III is known as the ‘Basics Model 003 Nippon Blues’ edition and is set to release later this year.
[via Sole Collector]
Air Jordan 6 Retro 'Venom Green' Preview
What: Air Jordan 6 Retro
Where: Select Jordan Brand accounts
Why You Should Care: After a recent preview, here’s another look at this all-new Air Jordan 6 Retro. Known as the ‘Venom Green’ edition, no release date yet, but hit the source link below to check out even more pics. Stay tuned…
[via Complex Sneakers]
Reebok AO Pump Tongue "Air Out" Pack Preview
What: Reebok AO Pump Tongue
Where: Select Reebok accounts
Why You Should Care: This is the Reebok AO Pump Tongue. As part of the “Air Out” Pack, you can look out for these two colorways along with a red-based pair to drop later this year.
[via Nice Kicks]
Nike Kobe 9 EM Premium QS Laser Crimson/Reflective Silver-Obsidian Preview
What: Nike Kobe 9 EM Premium QS
Where: Select Nike accounts
Why You Should Care: This latest Kobe 9 EM is a Premium edition. They come in a laser crimson, reflect silver and obsidian colorway featuring a unique graphic throughout the upper. No release date yet, stay tuned.
[via Sneaker Bar Detroit]
F.C.R.B. x Nike Tiempo '94 Mid 'Studs' Pack Preview
What: Nike Tiempo ’94 Mid
Where: Select Nike accounts
Why You Should Care: F.C.R.B. has teamed up with Nike Sportswear once again on the Tiempo ’94 Mid. This ‘Studs’ pack comes in either black or navy blue featuring studs on the removable tongue. Look out for them at select Nike accounts worldwide later this month.
Packer Shoes x Asics Gel-Kayano Trainer "Vol. 2" - Release Date
What: Asics Gel-Kayano Trainer
Where: Packer Shoes
Why You Should Care: A release date is now set for the upcoming Packer Shoes x Asics Gel-Kayano Trainer “Vol. 2″ iteration. Look out for them exclusively at Packer Shoes on April 18th.
[via Sneaker News]
Jordan Melo M10 "Jordan Brand Classic" Preview
What: Jordan Melo M10
Where: Niketown NY, Flight 23 NY, House of Hoops Harlem & Fulton
Why You Should Care: In honor of the 2014 Jordan Brand Classic, two special colorways of the Melo M10 will be released, representing each team. Look out for them exclusively at select Jordan Brand accounts in NYC on April 18th.
Kanye West x adidas Footwear Collection Delayed Until Spring 2015
What: adidas Yeezi
Where: Select adidas accounts
Why You Should Care: Recently, rumors started to pop up stating that Kanye West’s first collection with adidas was set to release in June. Today we can confirm that while the first set will be completed then, they will not actually release until spring 2015.
[via High Snobiety]
Extra Butter x Saucony Grid 9000 "Aces" Preview
What: Saucony Grid 9000
Where: Extra Butter
Why You Should Care: Extra Butter is back with their latest collaboration, this time linking up with Saucony. This Grid 9000 is known as the “Aces” edition. No release date yet, stay tuned.
[via Kicks On Fire]
Li-Ning Way of Wade 2 "Code Red" - Release Date
What: Li-Ning Way of Wade 2
Why You Should Care: A release date has been set for the “Code Red” edition of the Li-Ning Way of Wade 2. Look out for them exclusively on wayofwade.com on April 14th.
[via The Shoe Game]