It's official. There's a new addition to the flagship Jordan Brand franchise. The Air Jordan XX9 was unveiled today in New York and 'heads got a peek at what's next for the storied basketball sneaker line. Every time the Jumpman debuts a new technology platform, there's always a mixed reaction to the sneakers' radical designs. The 29th iteration of the Air Jordan evolves the brand's Flight Plate midsole technology, while introducing a new woven upper for performance.

At the press junket, Tinker Hatfield took the stage with Michael Jordan, and spoke about the process of making the XX9. Before you make that decision to cop or not, here's Everything You Need to Know About the Air Jordan XX9.