Over 35 years since its inception the Superstar is adored all over the world. The Superstar 2 features a luxurious suede upper with distinctive animal embossing. Iconic rubber shell toe offers durability. Herringbone outsole for traction. 12.00 oz. The Superstar was introduced in 1969 as the first low-top basketball shoe to feature an all-leather upper and the now-famous rubber shell toe. It quickly became a favorite of NBA players and has been in production ever since. Full grain leather upper for comfort and soft feel. Shell toe for durability. Herringbone outsole for grip.