With much anticipation and hype, Sole Academy was one of the retailers locally that dropped the first adidas X Dragon Ball Z collaboration with the “Goku” ZX 500 RM and “Frieza” Yung-1. Held at their BGC branch on September 29, hundreds of customers (including yours truly) joined the raffle in hopes of copping a pair.
Aside from the sneakers themselves, the boxes were showcased as well, revealing the incredible artwork for both pairs, and the bigger art when one collects all eight sneakers:
Based on the raffle, there were roughly around 20 pairs for each silhouette, proving that the Dragon Ball Z collab is one of the most coveted adidas sneakers for this year. Our EIC Carlo Ople led the raffle, and even gave a short talk about the significance of the collab to the sneaker culture.
Check out the video highlights below: