REVIEW: Hardcore Reloaded #4 -- "A Recipe For High Octane Excitement"

REVIEW: Hardcore Reloaded #4 — "A Recipe For High Octane Excitement"

(Image Comics, creative team: Brandon Thomas, Francis Portela, Leonardo Paciarotti, Thomas Mauer) The first thing you'll notice and likely love about this book is its crisp, detailed sense of spectacle. If you liked Juan Jose Ryp, the visuals presented by Portela, Paciarotti and Mauer will likely tickle your fancy. Then let's look at Brandon Thomas' […]

Unreleased SEGA Genesis Title Coming to a New Retro Console

When the new Mega Sg console is eventually released, it's going to have a long-lost hidden SEGA Genesis gem included with it known as Hardcore. Back in October 2018, we talked about a new retro console being made by Analogue, which will have multiple options for you to play old SEGA games in an HDTV/4K […]

Hardcore #1 Had Potential but Failed to Live Up To Its Namesake

Although we had high expectations for Hardcore, the reintroduction of the body-drone government program stumbled at the gate with issue #1 from Image Comics. Robert Kirkman and Marc Silvestri originally created the concept of Hardcore as part of Top Cow's Pilot Season, debuting back in April of 2012. This event started in 2007 and allowed […]

In One Week, In Two Weeks

Next week in comics… the first issue of Dancer, a new Justice League, Glory, Manhattan Projects,  Hell Yeah and Locke And Key, Kirkman and Silvestri's Hardcore, a new Avengers Vs X-Men, Versus, Secret Service, Adventure Time, Lady Death and Sixth Gun… and then in two weeks a new Guild, Resident Alien, Night Of The Owls […]

Preview: Robert Kirkman, Marc Silvestri And Brian Stelfreeze's Hardcore

It was meant to come out two years ago. It didn't. Now Top Cow have made it available to retailers without going through the usual channels. Which means it is going to arrive to many as a complete surprise – if they get it at all. This is Hardcore, the new/old comic created by Walking […]

Robert Kirkman And Marc Silvestri's Hardcore About To Be Published By Surprise

We recently reported the rise of Avengers Vs X-Men sales after hitting the market. The following chart shows that in detail, with issue 4 getting more advance reorders than any other comic book, closely followed by AVX #2 and then variant covers of Avengers Vs X-Men #4 again, then more AVX tie in Avengers and […]