Complex's weekly series Don't Believe the Hype takes a look at what's hot and what's just hot air. Sneakers, clothes, tech, food—nothing is safe.

This week, Speedy introduces Complex staffers to Nike's brand new, light weight, highly hyped up sneaker: the React Element 87. Will everyone agree that the sneaker already touted as top five of 2018 is worth getting excited over? Or will the translucent upper only appeal to sock enthusiasts? Find out in this episode of Don't Believe the Hype.