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Hot on the heels (pun intended) of our earlier Power Laces posts, here is the news that Nike are looking to officially launch the Back To The Future Air Mag trainers!

See the sneak peek video above…

And the ‘behind closed doors’ invite pack below…..

Nike Invite BTTF

When Nike gives you a call at midnight, you know it’s something good. With just a few hours notice Nike flew me out to LA for “a big announcement.” When they won’t tell you what it is until you get there, you know it’s something bigger than a new colorway of Dunks.

Upon arriving in the room, I found a box waiting for me with an iPod Shuffle with a personal message from Dr. Emmett Brown:

“Welcome to Los Angeles. If my calculations are correct, over the next 24 hours you are about to see some SERIOUS SH*T!”

Inside the box was an invite from to “IT’S ABOUT TIME…an unveiling that could change the course of time” as well as metal shield glasses.

The table of goodies that included mid 80′s candy, Throwback Pepsi (forumla from 1985), and a copy ofBack To The Future all but confirmed the suspicions.

About a year ago we shared with you these documents of the Marty McFly Nike Air Mag shoes registered with the US Patent Office.

It looks like we’re getting closer to 2015 than we thought!

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It’s About Time Invitation

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Metal Shield Glasses

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Metal Shield Glasses

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Back To The Future, Throwback Pepsi, Tastes of Childhood

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Nike Air Mag

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Nike Air Mag

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Here is the story of the patent filed last year

Nike Air Mag According to the World Intellectual Property Organization’s website and Dime, Tinker Hatfield and his boys at the Nike Innovative Kitchen have filed patent papers for a shoe with an automatic lacing system, such as seen on the Nike Air Mag from Back to the Future II.

If this technology is to be used in the form of a Marty McFly inspired sneaker it would be the definition of game changer; the perfect intersection between performance and nostalgia. The movie was set in 2015; is a Nike Air Mag “Marty McFly” release on the horizon? Stayed tuned to Nice Kicks for more info!

Check out more photos of the shoes, the lacing system, and the charging system below.

RELATED: A History of Marty McFly Kicks

Nike Air Mag Lacing System

Nike Air Mag “Marty McFly” Lacing Components

Lacing System Patent

Nike Air Mag “Marty McFly” Fastening and Lighting Detail

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Nike Air Mag “Marty McFly” Electric Components

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Nike Air Mag “Marty McFly” Inner Component Detail

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Nike Air Mag “Marty McFly” Function Diagram

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Nike Air Mag “Marty McFly” Touch Closure

Lacing System Patent

Nike Air Mag “Marty McFly” Charging Stand


The Gods Have Been Pleased: Automatic Mini Donut Factory

Donut Factory!!!

It appears the Gods have been pleased for they have decided to send a taste of delicious donuts upon us humans. Automatic Donut Factory can mix, shape and cook a batch of 30 donuts at a time, the first one popping out after just 90 seconds. The machine has a see-through window so you can enjoy watching the donuts cook and rub your hands gleefully waiting for the delicacy to finally come out. Costs $150.

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