Initial reports surrounding the Nike Air Foamposite One XX “Royal” had the shoe releasing before year’s end. Today, though, we can confirm that the 20th anniversary style won’t drop until January 13, 2017.
Celebrating two decades of iconic style, the “Royal” is undeniably one of the most important Nike Basketball releases of all-time. Eric Avar’s design serves as a pivotal release that changed the aesthetics course of everything thereafter. Of course worn by Penny Hardaway and the beginning of his signature collection, this release is one every self-proclaimed sneakerhead should own.
Be sure to check out the 20th anniversary “Royal” below.