hot  /  reviews  /  video  /  blogs  /  forum

Final Fantasy VI shoes: Perfect for geeks and skaters

7:00 PM on 06.29.2012 // Allistair Pinsof
  @DtoidAllistair

The Vans and Square Enix partnership that no one asked for just became a reality. Well, sort of. An Etsy seller made these lavish, detailed shoes depicting memorable scenes from the beloved Final Fantasy VI (or Final fantasy III to us Super Nintendo-owning Westerners). These leather painted puppies go for $200, but with small sizes (Men: 10, Women: 8), these shoes are for petite feet only.

She isn't messing around with this stuff! Here's a more thorough description from the seller:

The left shoe has Locke, Edgar, Terra, and Celes in their battle stance. Celes is setting up her attack as all the characters are boarded on a zeppelin. The left side shows an opera house where Mog is whimsically putting on a show. The easter egg is the older Kefka from the beginning of the game in the audience. The right side displays a travel map background where Locke is roaming to his destination. The very back is the action interface that allows what option the characters have while showing how much life is left.

The right shoe has the final form of Kefka with the luminous, cloudy background. Also, the flaming mountain prior to Kefka's final form shows the destruction of the world it has become. The quote is from the game as you meet him in the end of the game. The right side is the first stage of Kefka while the left is the second stage of Kefka. The back is the map of the World of Balance before it reaches it's final world after Kefka's destruction.

You can check out these shoes, along with her Kirby, Mario, and Megaman shoes on her Etsy page.

The Amount Of Detail In These Final Fantasy VI Shoes Blows My Mind [Game Informer]

Photo Gallery: (4 images)
Click to zoom - browse by swipe, or use arrow keys




 Reblog (or) Blog Reply

Allistair Pinsof,
 Follow Blog + disclosure DtoidAllistair

This blog submitted to our editor via our Community Blogs, and then it made it to the home page! You can follow community members and vote up their blogs - support each other so we can promote a more diverse and deep content mix on our home page.



Get more destructoid:   We're indie-run, blogging for the love of it, and our site will always be free. Optionally, you can support us and get: (1) Faster pages from our cloud server (3) Wide(r)screen (3) No big ads on Dtoid, Japanator, Tomopop, or Flixist (4) Auto contest entries, and (5) Dibs on betas & downloads. Try it out

 Setup email comments

Unsavory comments? Please report harassment, spam, and hate speech to our moderators, and flag the user (we will ban users dishing bad karma). Can't see comments? Apps like Avast or browser extensions can cause it. You can fix it by adding *.disqus.com to your whitelists.


  Around the web (login to improve these)




Back to Top


We follow moms on   Facebook  and   Twitter
  Light Theme      Dark Theme
Pssst. Konami Code + Enter?
You may remix stuff our site under creative commons w/@
- Destructoid means family. Living the dream, since 2006 -