1. hype beast 453 up, 74 down love ithate it
A Hype Beast is a kid that collect clothing, shoes, and accessories for the sole purpose of impressing others. Although the individual may not have a dime to their name they like to front like they are making far more then everybody else. Equipped with mommies credit card the Hype Beast will try his hardest to make sure he has every pair of Nikeâs he saw Jay-Z wearing on 106 & Park.
Te kid you see waiting 10 hours in line for the newest garbage BAPE is putting out. Thats Hype Beast.
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by Langox510x Apr 27, 2006 share this
2. Hype beast 4 up, 13 down love ithate it
A person who wears bright ass shoes and wears flannels new era hats stussy lrg the hundreds ten deep nike sbs vans skinny jeans levis and other fitted clothing
oh yea and beanies that arent all teh way on their heads and shows there hair line
by bomb diggety fresh Feb 24, 2009 share this
Founder Kevin Ma
Categories urban fashion
First issue January 2005
Hypebeast is an online magazine for streetwear, sneakers and urban fashion. It features daily updated news, features, and editorials. It is also home to over 20 bloggers that write about urban aesthetics. The magazine was originally launched in January 2005 as a Blogspot web log, but moved to its own domain in March 2005. In 2007 it received an average of 100,000 monthly visitors, making it one of the most popular urban fashion publications on the web.
The magazine's stated goal is to be a "one-stop news source for internet-savvy street fashion enthusiasts frustrated with having to browse multiple sites to keep up with the latest information." It has become a major aggregator of urban fashion content on the web, and is the source for many of the images posted on fashion blogs across the web. Format Magazine, another major streetwear publication, alone has used over 600 hypebeast images in its news feed. It has been reviewed by various blogs as one of the most authoritative and user friendly sites of its kind.
 Original Meaning of Hypebeast
The name hypebeast is used ironically as the title of the magazine. It originally refers to a streetwear enthusiast who is only interested in having the latest trends.