The Nike LeBron 8 returns in Retro form. The first LeBron 8 Retro colorway is a Los Angeles Lakers version celebrating LeBron James’ current team. The LeBron 8 Retro Lakers released on December 30, 2020. More colorways should be coming soon. Cross your fingers the LeBron 8 South Beach rereleases in good quantities.
Fun fact, the original LeBron 8 was the first ever LeBron shoe reviewed on our YouTube channel way back in 2010. You can watch the original LeBron 8 Performance Review here.
In this video, Chris reviews all the details of the new retro and offers a history lesson on all three versions of the LeBron 8. Click play above to watch.
What’s in the video?
In the video, Chris provides detailed information from all the usual categories, providing the in depth information you need. He supplies expert level opinions on the materials, cushioning, traction, support, and fit. Here’s some of what he discusses:
- Original style box
- V1, V2, and V3 (PS version)
- Full comparison to the original
- New tongue material
- Extra laces
- LeBron 8 Retro vs LeBron 7 Retro
- Sizing recommendations
Watch the full video by pressing play above or by clicking here to watch on YouTube.
How to Buy the Nike LeBron 8 Retro
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