Nike Zoom Kobe VIII (8) EXT "Year Of The Snake" in the black and metallic silver color way. The chinese New Year has passed and as we embark on the Year Of The Snake as always Nike brings us a selection of Chinese New Year themed sneakers. This year being the "Year Of The Snake" it is only fitting that the Kobe VIII (8) got the attention with the Black Mamba himself endorsing them. This model is a Nike Sportswear Kobe VIII (8) release that features a mostly black snakeskin upper with metallic silver accents and a translucent blue rubber outsole. These were a very limited release so be sure to add it to your collection today.