Official Look at the 'Italian Camo' Kobe 6 Protro

The popular colorway is slated to return in April.

Via Nike

News related to the upcoming relaunch of Kobe Bryant's signature Nike line continues to make waves, the latest rumor indicating that another original colorway of the Nike Kobe 6 is in line for a return to retail.

Originally released in 2011, the "Italian Camo" Kobe 6 is expected to be re-released for the first time next summer, per zSneakerheadz and Sneaker Files. The shoe, which referenced Bryant's Italian roots, features a camouflage-printed snake texture upper, bright crimson branding hits, and a complementary usage of black.

Outside of a few special Gigi Bryant-inspired releases, the Nike Kobe line has been on pause for the past two years. During an earnings call last month, Nike CEO John Donahoe announced that a relaunch is scheduled for August. Other recently reported releases include the "Philly" Kobe 4 and "Venice Beach" Kobe 8.

The "Italian Camo" Kobe 6 will be released during Summer 2024 for $180. Keep it locked for a first look and additional details in the months ahead.

UPDATE (03/12): Sources have confirmed to Complex Sneakers that the "Italian Camo" Nike Kobe 6 Protro will be released on April 13 for $190.

UPDATE (03/28): Official product images of the "Italian Camo" Nike Kobe 6 Protro have emerged. Currently, the rerelease is scheduled to take place on April 13 for $190. Check back soon for updates.

Nike Kobe 6 Protro "Italian Camo"
Release Date:
Color: Black/Crimson Bog-Khaki
Style #: FQ3546-001
Price: $190