World's 10 Geekiest Tennis Shoes
Think you’ve got geek cred? These ten pairs of custom sneakers — celebrating everything from The Dark Knight to Xbox 360 — will prove you wrong.
An homage to the classic arcade game. [Source]
The Dark Knight
Another from Diversitile, these were put into production in support of Iron Man 2, along with a similar-but-grey pair for War Machine. Gotta love the authentic look and feel. [Source]
Not sure how comfy these would be, since those are real keyboard keys affixed to the outsides. But they will certainly grab attention. [Source]
My favorite part is the “Andy” on the sole. That’s some thoughtful detailing. [Source]
They really light up, using ELastolite — the same material woven into the costumes made for Tron: Legacy.
Not terribly practical, but come on. Who doesn’t want a pair of shoes that look like game controllers? (The buttons are merely aesthetic.) [Source]