Reebok is Releasing Ripley’s Shoes from ‘Aliens’

Not to be outdone by Nike’s attempts to cash in on Back to the Future, Reebok is finally releasing a version of their big science ficiton tie in shoe from the 1980s. That’s right, Reebok is finally putting out a full high top version of Ripley’s shoes from Aliens.

Previously a mid-top version of the show had been released, but this is the first time a full, movie accurate official version of the shoe will go into production. Availability won’t be announced until April 26th, which is officially “Alien Day” (as that’s apparently a thing now), but we can probably safely assume this will be a pretty limited release.

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No idea how much these will end up costing, but the answer is probably “a hell of a lot.” But when you need to run from your life from a Xenomorph, isn’t any price worth it to get the shoes that’ll help you get away from it?

Via Hypebeast

Trae Dorn

Trae Dorn has been staffing conventions for over twenty years, and is a co-founder of Wisconsin’s longest running Anime convention No Brand Con. Trae also wrote and drew the now completed webcomic UnCONventional, and produces the podcasts BS-Free Witchcraft, On This Day With Trae, Stormwood & Associates, and The Nerd & Tie Podcast. This leads many to ask when the hell they have time to actually do anything anymore. Trae says they have the time because they “do it all quite poorly.”

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