More kicks than a baby in a mother's stomach. Our chains excite no Feds, but we are Nike heads. And adidas heads, Reebok, New Balance, Tretorn, you name it. Led by our bearded TV star guru Russ Bengston, and the new crew of Gerald Flores and Matt Welty (with special props to the indomitable Nick Engvall), this is the Best of Complex Sneakers 2013.

Quickstrike: Dikembe Mutombo Discusses the Return of the adidas Mutombo (August 23)

Was Nike CEO Wrong About Kanye West and the Air Yeezy? (November 25)

The Worst Instagram Sneaker Cliches (September 25)

25 Iconic Sneakers Done in Rival Brand Colorways (August 5)

Nike Air Yeezy 3: Designer Brett Golliff Imagines the Future (June 18)

Drake Signs to Jordan, Kanye Officially to adidas: What Does It All Mean? (December 4)

Interview: Rasheed Wallace Talks Nike Air Force 1s (May 31)

10 Misconceptions of Sneakerheads From Mainstream Media (May 7)

Why Miley Cyrus Should Never Be Considered a Sneakerhead (September 25)

Ranking the Air Jordan Line From 1 to XX8 (October 16)