Bryant didn’t take any shortcuts in becoming a five-time NBA champ. He relentlessly worked on his game, maintaining peak physical shape for 20 years. He’s a bookworm and he’s also very curious, always wanting to gain the mental advantage over everyone. He’s studied color psychology in the last few years. He associates certain words with certain colors. According to Nike: five tonal colorways representing the five emotions of the Mamba Mentality – Passion, Detached, Honesty, Fearless, and Optimism – are included in this set, with each colorway featuring pristine details that rival some of the best Kobe releases of all-time.