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‘RuneScape Classic’ Is Shutting Down After 17 Years

After an impressive 17 years, RuneScape Classic will shut down this August. Developed by Jagex, the fantasy MMORPG has reached iconic status and still has an active user base. In a note on its blog,

Prodip Leung’s Latest Exhibition Takes You to Outer Space

Hong Kong’s Gallery by the Harbour is currently hosting Prodip Leung’s solo exhibition, “Cult From Space,” which features a series of artworks focusing on the legends and myths of ancient

Tinder Places Will Help You Find Your Coffee Shop Bae

Today, Tinder launches Places, a new feature allowing you to find common ground (in a quite literal sense) with people who frequent your favorite haunts. Tinder claims Places will “help you find

Op-Ed | Here’s What Design Critics Think of the Chunky Sneaker Trend

The views and opinions expressed in this piece are those solely of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the position of Highsnobiety as a whole. As you might already have noticed, things have

Pusha T Drops New Merch Designed by Cali Thornhill DeWitt

Pusha T is scheduled to release his much-anticipated new album, DAYTONA, on Friday. Ahead of the drop, today the G.O.O.D. Music president/rapper has launched a selection of merch coinciding with the

Ryan Reynolds & Michael Bay Team up for Netflix’s Biggest Film Yet

Netflix has been shaking up the film industry with its original movies, and most notably with Bright starring Will Smith, which garnered over 11 million views during its first three days, and notably

Idris Elba to Direct & Star in Netflix’s ‘Hunchback of Notre Dame’

Idris Elba has been tapped to star in Netflix‘s upcoming adaptation of The Hunchback of Notre Dame, The Hollywood Reporter reports. In addition to carrying the leading role, Elba will also direct and

‘Battlefield V’ Takes the Fight to World War II in Explosive Reveal Trailer

Two days after releasing a short teaser video, DICE finally reveals the debut trailer for Battlefield V. Ready to add a new entry to its storied shooter franchise, the gaming company hosted a live

The Royal Wedding Gets Hilarious “Bad Lip Reading” Treatment

We’ve seen bad lip readings of political events and various sports outings, so why not surrounding one of the most talked-about ceremonies in recent memory, the Royal Wedding? Here, Prince Harry and

Donald Glover & Michael B. Jordan Rumored for ‘Black Panther 2’ Villains

Black Panther 2 is only in the beginning stages of its life cycle and it’s already gearing up to be a classic. Recently, we’ve reported that Donald Glover played a helping hand to writing one of the

First Look at Matt Groening’s New Netflix Series ‘Disenchantment’

Matt Groening’s The Simpsons is the longest-running television series ever, and following the announcement that his new animated show would be coming to Netflix later this year, we now have our first

This Hilarious Parody Makes Fun of Rappers in Genius Videos

There’s no denying that Genius has made navigating the music world a lot easier with all of the user friendly services that are openly available to the public on its digital platform. However, that

Virgil Abloh’s Air Jordan 1 “UNC” Dropped Out of Nowhere Today

If you’ve been eagerly awaiting the release of Virgil Abloh‘s UNC-flavored Air Jordan 1, hopefully you lucked out today and took advantage of the sneaker’s surprise drop. The much-anticipated shoe was

Christina Aguilera & Demi Lovato Fight off Oppression in “Fall in Line”

Christina Aguilera has unleashed the official music video for her Demi Lovato-assisted ballad “Fall in Line.” The feminist anthem is a powerful call-to-action for women’s rights, so naturally the

Donald Glover Talks ‘Star Wars,’ Tupac, Kendrick Lamar & More

Aside from his internet-breaking video for “This Is America,” Donald Glover portrays as Lando Calrissian in the upcoming film, Solo: A Star Wars Story, slated to hit theaters on Friday, May 25. To

Virgil Abloh Is Getting His Own Apple Radio Show

Virgil Abloh has collaborated with a slew of brands over the past year-plus, as the recently-appointed Louis Vuitton men’s artistic director now has yet another accolade to add to his resume.

Op-Ed | White Hip-Hop Fans, Here’s Why You Can’t Say the N-Word

The views and opinions expressed in this piece are those solely of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the position of Highsnobiety as a whole. While promoting his book We Were Eight Years in

Here’s Everything Coming to & Leaving Netflix in June 2018

As we are nearing a new month, it’s time to take a look at everything that will be coming to and leaving Netflix. For June, your Netflix and chill sessions can be livened up thanks to standout hits

Balenciaga Tops Gucci as Kering’s Fastest-Growing Brand

To little surprise, Balenciaga is now the fastest-growing brand within the Kering group. According to Business of Fashion, millennials are largely responsible for “fueling growth across the luxury

Here’s How to Cop New Balance’s “Caviar & Vodka” Pack

Brand: New Balance Models: 1500, 770 and 991 Key Features: Mixed material construction comprised of suede, leather and mesh, enhanced with 990v3 ENCAP tooling Release Date: Saturday, June 2 Price: TBA