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Asics has a rich history of producing sneakers and sportswear that stretches back 1949 when it produced sneakers under the name Onitsuka Tiger. The label has been going by Asics since 1977, an acronym for sana in corpore sano, which translates from Latin to mean a healthy soul in a healthy body.

Here we chronicle new and upcoming sneakers coming out of Japanese footwear brand with a focus on its retro running line, although we cover other noteworthy releases from the brand like the 2014 reissue of the Gel Spotlyte.

Check here for daily updates on new releases from the brand including Collaborations, and the latest Gel-Lyte III and Gel-Lyte V drops.

Asics Tiger Gel Diablo ‘Red Patch’ Pack – Releasing 15.09.2017

This week sees Asics Tiger drop their aerodynamic mid 1990’s runner the Gel- Diablo in a twin pack of muted tones and Orca-like color blocking, […]

ASICS Tiger Gel-Lyte III “Souvenir Jacket” x BEAMS x mita sneakers

Last year, Japan based shops BEAMS and mita sneakers united to create a themed edition of the Gel-Lyte III with Asics Tiger, dubbed “Souvenir Jacket”. […]

Asics Gel-Respector “Taos Taupe”

Asics has added a scuffed up style treatment to the suede for its latest release of the Gel-Respector. The vintage look is dressed in beige […]

On-Foot: MITA x Asics Tiger Gel Mai

In 2010, mita sneakers created an edition of the Asics Gel-Lyte III with a black leopard pattern. Seven years later, the Tokyo based shop is […]

Asics Gel-Lyte III “Martini Olive Camo”

The Asics Gel-Lyte III is sporting a camo print for its latest release. The build is formed in martini olive green over its suede and […]

Sneakerness x Asics Gel-Lyte V “Passeport”

Sneakerness has joined with Asics to produce an edition of the Gel-Lyte V inspired by the European passport. Themed after the sneaker convention’s touring across […]

Asics Gel Lyte MT: Gum Sole Pack

Last year, Asics developed the Gel Lyte MT. Using the Gel-Lyte III and Gel-Respecter to sculpt the boot themed design. For fall/winter 2017, the Gel […]

Asics Tiger Gel-Respector “Deep Teal”

Back in action since 2015, the Asics Gel-Respector has just surfaced in this teal colorway, built on a creamy sole. Full suede built, the retro […]

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