Asics Tiger x Footpatrol Gelsaga Anime Revival
MECHA would be proud
90’s anime got a sneaky breathe of life in this AsicsTiger x Footpatrol revival of GELSAGA, the MECHA inspired anime sneaker.
First debuting in 1991, almost 27 years later the rebirth if a classic launches in an exclusive Gift Pack in Titanium Grey and Iridium Blue colorways.
Completely reworked and modernised, the sneaker features an EVA mid sole with a sneaky Gel patch, a mesh upper for breathability and tender foot loving. What any anime character needs to ensue a battle ahead.
The classic Tiger Stripes are parently gloss, while the sneaker is a suede construction, with a terry cloth inner. Co-branding is featured on the tongue with FOOTPATROL under the Asics logo and the Footpatrol iconic gas mask featured on the lace bed, a subtle nod to its predecessor is the OG product code printer on the lace tips, TJG-487 (talk about details).
The exclusive gift pack, courtesy of Art & Craft, is exclusively for the first 25 customers across Footpatrol’s flagship stores. Containg an anime lovers wet dream with comics, stickers and a manga style robot. If you live in London why not check out the giant robot in store?
Available now at the Footpatrol London and Paris stores as well as footpatrol.com for around $150-$160. Can’t get your hands on one? Wait until August 11 for selected retailers to recieve the sneaker!
Check out another 90’s revival: The Air Max 94!