What an incredible past two weeks of boot releases we have had! A multitude of brands have stepped up and dropped some pretty impressive special edition boots, some lightweight and others with leather uppers. Each release has its own unique set of unique characteristics to match their limited edition prices, providing players with options that will have you looking fresh on pitch.
Since there has been so much going on, we wanted to run through a recap and get you caught up, with details on where you can still pick up remaining pairs.That is, of course, as long as players are still available.
Let us know in the comments below if you have a favorite from the bunch.
Nike Mercurial Vapor “Tech Craft”
Release Details: Tech Craft is back, 2 years after the last time Nike used it on one of their signature releases. The Vapor 13 Tech Craft features a supple k-leather upper that has been crafted from the DNA of previous releases. The application of a leather across the upper is intended to deliver a more responsive touch on the ball. [READ MORE]
Nike NJR Mercurial Vapor “Speed Freak”
Release Details: As per his playing style, NJR knows a whole lot about speed. On the field, it’s a fast flick, a quick drop of the shoulder, a blazing run up the wing. Off the field, it’s a passion for racing culture and the world’s fastest cars. The Neymar Jr. Mercurial Vapor “Speed Freak” brings the two together into one piece of performance art. Mercurial, meet motorsport. [READ MORE]
Release Details: adidas announced the release of of a new limited collection boot in the form of X99.1. You might recall the adizero 99g released a few years back, adidas’ lightest boot ever released. This version drops in at a slightly heavier 6.5oz, but they follow the same mantra as the original only with a more durable design, ready for game time. [READ MORE]
adidas Predator 19.1 Leather
Release Details: adidas has finally delivered a Predator 19.1 in the US that features a delicious k-leather vamp. This is a statement boot, with the principles of touch and control added to the finesse of a finely crafted upper. [READ MORE]
Puma FUTURE “Grizi-10-Years”
Release Details: Puma and Antoine Griezmann have teamed up to co-create a new boot that celebrate the 10th year of this professional career. And there is no doubting that the “Grizi 10-year edition” is a very happy boot! The ‘Yellow-Alert’ upper colorway on the FUTURE 4.1 features a show-stopping Smiley forefoot graphic and his ‘Play with a smile’ motto on the outsole. This is a direct nod to his positive outlook on the game. [READ MORE]
Mizuno Morelia Neo II “Beta”
Release Details: Mizuno has released a statement boot announcing their reintroduction to the speed boot category. Introducing the lightest ever Morelia, the Neo II Beta, that is limited to just 3500 pairs worldwide. This is somewhat of a strip-down model of the Morelia with some radical changes, as Mizuno modify their tried and trusted K-leather upper. Instead, this beta version features a much thinner K-leather leather through the forefoot and a fiber weave material through the midfoot and heel. [READ MORE]
adidas Nemeziz 19+ LE ADV
Release Details: Released as part of the adidas Polarize Pack that dropped earlier this summer, we have actually been left waiting for the official US release of this limited edition Nemeziz 19+ colorway. But it has finally arrived! This is a release that highlights true innovation through color, with the laceless boot taking on a dramatically flavorful rainbow effect through the TensionTape upper. Wild, but pretty spectacular. [READ MORE]