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  • Issue #1A
    HARD Corps (1992) 1A
    Published Dec 1992 by Valiant.

    Regular edition; No Gold foil. Cover pencils by Jim Lee, inks by Bob Layton. The H.A.R.D. Way, script by David Michelinie (plot, script) and Bob Layton (plot), pencils by David Lapham, inks by Bob Layton; Maniac, Hammerhead, Shakespeare, Superstar and Gunslinger--brought back to life from a comatose state by Omen Enterprises with bleeding-edge technology neural implants that allow them to mimic Harbinger abilities one at a time; Their mission: to oppose the machinations of Toyo Harada and the Harbinger Foundation; Together they make up the elite of the Harbinger Active Resistance Division--the H.A.R.D. Corps! 36 pgs. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #1B
    HARD Corps (1992) 1B
    Published Dec 1992 by Valiant.
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    Gold Title Edition. No cover price. Cover pencils by Jim Lee, inks by Bob Layton. The H.A.R.D. Way, script by David Michelinie (plot, script) and Bob Layton (plot), pencils by David Lapham, inks by Bob Layton; Maniac, Hammerhead, Shakespeare, Superstar and Gunslinger--brought back to life from a comatose state by Omen Enterprises with bleeding-edge technology neural implants that allow them to mimic Harbinger abilities one at a time; Their mission: to oppose the machinations of Toyo Harada and the Harbinger Foundation; Together they make up the elite of the Harbinger Active Resistance Division--the H.A.R.D. Corps! 36 pgs. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #2
    HARD Corps (1992) 2

    Cover pencils by Mike Leeke, inks by Bob Layton. Vendetta On The Rocks, script by David Michelinie (plot, script) and Bob Layton (plot), pencils by Mike Leeke, inks by Bob Layton; With one of their own dead at the hands of one Harada's Eggbreakers, things are getting desperate for the team when the Harbinger Foundation tracks the team to their base of operations; But it'll take more than that to keep the H.A.R.D. Corps down as the team goes on an unauthorized excursion to get payback for Maniac! 36 pgs. $2.25. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #3
    HARD Corps (1992) 3

    Cover pencils by Mike Leeke, inks by Barry Windsor-Smith. Slaughter Street, script by David Michelinie (plot, script) and Bob Layton (plot), pencils by Mike Leeke, inks by Bob Layton and Kathryn Bolinger; Tensions run high when the team starts breaking in Maniac's new replacement; Flatline's first day back to life in the H.A.R.D. Corps may just be his last when things go disastrously wrong during his first live fire exercise. 36 pgs. $2.25. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #4
    HARD Corps (1992) 4

    Cover pencils by Mike Leeke, inks by Tom Ryder. Thunderbrawl!, script by David Michelinie (plot, script) and Bob Layton (plot), pencils by Mike Leeke, inks by Tom Ryder; The secrecy of Omen Enterprises' mission starts to take its toll on Gunslinger; Will that distraction prove fatal when the team is sent on a raid to find out what's on board the secret and heavily armed Harbinger Foundation freighter Toyo Harada is running to countries in the former Eastern Bloc? 36 pgs. $2.25. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #5A
    HARD Corps (1992) 5A
    Published Apr 1993 by Valiant.

    Cover pencils by Mike Leeke, inks by Tom Ryder. Chop Jam!, script by David Michelinie (plot; script) and Bob Layton (co-plot), pencils by Bernard Chang, inks by Tom Ryder; Bloodshot is looking for information on how he came to be, doing investigations on mobster Carboni; The H.A.R.D. Corps is on Bloodshot's trail to see if he's a Harbinger or not. 36 pgs. $2.25. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #5B
    HARD Corps (1992) 5B
    Published Apr 1993 by Valiant.

    "Comic Defense System Variant". Cover pencils by Mike Leeke, inks by Tom Ryder. Chop Jam!, script by David Michelinie (plot; script) and Bob Layton (co-plot), pencils by Bernard Chang, inks by Tom Ryder; Bloodshot is looking for information on how he came to be, doing investigations on mobster Carboni; The H.A.R.D. Corps is on Bloodshot's trail to see if he's a Harbinger or not. 36 pgs. $2.25.

  • Issue #6
    HARD Corps (1992) 6

    Cover pencils by Mike Leeke, inks by Tom Ryder. Mountains of Pain, script by David Michelinie (plot, script) and Bob Layton (plot), art by Mike Leeke; Shakespeare's AWOL and the H.A.R.D. Corps team is faced with a perilous decision--rescue their colleague from the nest of alien spiders in Oregon, or stop Harada from buying his own country? 36 pgs. $2.25. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #7
    HARD Corps (1992) 7

    Cover pencils by Mike Leeke, inks by Tom Ryder. The Juice of Heroes, script by David Michelinie (plot, script) and Bob Layton (plot), art by Mike Leeke; The team travels to the Oregon wilderness to infiltrate a nest of alien arachnids and their strange machines; Meanwhile, Hotshot is inducted into the corps. 36 pgs. $2.25. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #8
    HARD Corps (1992) 8

    Cover pencils by Mike Leeke, inks by Tom Ryder. The B-Team or "Some Like It Hot (Shot)!, script by David Michelinie (plot, script) and Bob Layton (plot), pencils by Mike Leeke, inks by Paul Autio; With the main H.A.R.D. Corps team recovering from injuries, the "B" Team attempts to take out Harada; When the three-member strike team ends up out of their league against a team of Eggbreakers, the "A" Team comes to the rescue; And, a rookie makes the big leagues. 36 pgs. $2.25. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #9
    HARD Corps (1992) 9

    Cover pencils by Mike Leeke, inks by Tom Ryder. The Last Days of Ditsy Duck, script by David Michelinie, pencils by Andrew Wendel and Mike Leeke (layouts), inks by Paul Autio; While Flatline and Superstar search L.A. for flatline's lost love, Virgil gets some much-needed downtime with his daughter in Colorado; When things go haywire, they'll need a little extra help to save the day. 36 pgs. $2.25. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #10
    HARD Corps (1992) 10
    Published Sep 1993 by Valiant.

    Cover pencils by Mike Leeke, inks by Paul Autio. The Killer With Clean Hands, script by David Michelinie, pencils by Ted Halsted, Mike Leeke (layouts), and Knob Row, inks by Paul Autio and Knob Row; To challenge a prehistoric menace, The H.A.R.D. Corps team storms a subterranean laboratory in the mountains of Colorado; There they find bloodshed, a carpet of bones, and a mysterious alien working in the basement. 36 pgs. $2.25. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #11
    HARD Corps (1992) 11
    Published Oct 1993 by Valiant.

    Cover pencils by Yvel Guichet, inks by Rodney Ramos. Return To Slaughter Street, script by David Michelinie, pencils by Yvel Guichet, inks by Rodney Ramos; The team put their powers to the test in a booby-trapped ghost town named—affectionately--"Slaughter Street"; With a saboteur in their midst, a routine field test turns deadly; Can the H.A.R.D. Corps survive, unmask their amorphous assassin, and more importantly, help Hotshot move into her new condo? 36 pgs. $2.25. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #12
    HARD Corps (1992) 12
    Published Nov 1993 by Valiant.

    Cover pencils by Yvel Guichet, inks by Rodney Ramos. Infocide!, script by David Michelinie, pencils by Yvel Guichet, inks by Rodney Ramos; Dispatched to a research complex in Tennessee, the team investigates a case of corporate subterfuge at Omen Enterprises, pitting them against the shapeshifting Otherman; Elsewhere, Flatline makes a startling discovery at an Iowa dairy farm. 36 pgs. $2.25. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #13
    HARD Corps (1992) 13
    Published Dec 1993 by Valiant.

    Cover art by Jade Moede. The Body Farm, script by David Michelinie, pencils by Yvel Guichet, inks by Rodney Ramos and Knob Row; When Flatline is taken hostage, the H.A.R.D. Corps team attempts a daring rescue; As rising tensions within the team come to a head, a team member falls in action. 36 pgs. $2.25. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #14
    HARD Corps (1992) 14
    Published Jan 1994 by Valiant.

    Cover pencils by Yvel Guichet, inks by Rodney Ramos. The Trouble With Midnight, script by David Michelinie, pencils by Yvel Guichet, inks by Rodney Ramos and Winston Blakely (backgrounds); The team grieves, but it's time to get back into action!; The team infiltrates a Harbinger base to find out what could be disrupting their cybernetic implants and come face to face with technological wizard Earl "Midnight" Simkus and the Star Squad; Plus, could Superstar's death have been an inside job? 36 pgs. $2.25. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #15
    HARD Corps (1992) 15
    Published Feb 1994 by Valiant.

    Cover pencils by Yvel Guichet, inks by Rodney Ramos. Midnight's Choice, script by David Michelinie, pencils by Yvel Guichet, inks by Rodney Ramos and Knob Row; Prison Break! The team is captured by Earl "Midnight" Simkus, and Hotshot uses her powers of persuasion to stage a daring escape; Secrets are unraveled once the news of Toyo Harada's coma comes to light. 36 pgs. $2.25. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #16
    HARD Corps (1992) 16
    Published Mar 1994 by Valiant.

    Cover pencils by Yvel Guichet, inks by Rodney Ramos. Mangy Mouse Is Missing, script by David Michelinie, pencils by Yvel Guichet, inks by Rodney Ramos, Andrew Wendell, and Peter Palmiotti; The Omen Corporation has a new member, a defector from Dr. Silk's Webnet; When a covert extraction is needed the H.A.R.D. Corps goes in; But what should be a cakewalk quickly turns into an all-out battle against the ninjas of Webnet! 36 pgs. $2.25. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #17
    HARD Corps (1992) 17
    Published Apr 1994 by Valiant.

    Cover pencils by Yvel Guichet, inks by Rodney Ramos. Send In The Amorines, script by Jorge Gonzalez (Plot) and Bob Layton (Script), pencils by Rik Levins, inks by John Dixon; It's H.A.R.D. Corps versus the Armorines, Round 1!; When the Armorines lure the team to an abandoned airfield in the swamps outside Miami, the two powerhouses face off. 36 pgs. $2.25. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #18
    HARD Corps (1992) 18
    Published May 1994 by Valiant.

    Cover pencils by Rik Levins, inks by John Dixon. Ghosts, script by Jorge Gonzalez, pencils by Rik Levins, inks by John Dixon; The battle continues as the Armorines take the fight to Omen Ranch!; But what will the consequences be when the connection between the Armorines and H.A.R.D. Corps are revealed? 36 pgs. $2.25. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #19
    HARD Corps (1992) 19
    Published Jun 1994 by Valiant.

    Cover pencils by Rik Levins, inks by John Dixon. Hard Decisions (Bad Omen Part 2), script by Maurice Fontenot, pencils by Rik Levins, inks by John Dixon; Can the H.A.R.D. Corps gain the upper hand in their fight against the Harbinger Foundation?; With Toyo Harada's life hanging in the balance, the team faces down a new group of Harbingers; War is coming between these superpowers, but can anybody truly win? 36 pgs. $2.25. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #20
    HARD Corps (1992) 20
    Published Jul 1994 by Valiant.

    Cover pencils by Rik Levins. H.A.R.D. Retribution [Bad Omen part 4], script by Maurice Fontenot, pencils by Rik Levins, inks by John Dixon; It's all-out war as the Harbinger Foundation invades Omen Ranch!; Will Livewire tip the balance of battle to Toyo Harada?; Divisions within the H.A.R.D. Corps come to a head even as lives are on the line. Bob Layton discusses his Executive Editor, Kevin VanHook. 36 pgs. $2.25. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #21
    HARD Corps (1992) 21
    Published Sep 1994 by Valiant.

    Cover pencils by Rik Levins, inks by John Dixon. Midnight's Run, script by Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning, pencils by Jordi Ensign, inks by John Dixon; Ambushed by Star Force!; When the team tries to celebrate Flatline's birthday, some uninvited guests crash the party, leaving rescue duty up to Hammerhead and his new crew of rookies. 36 pgs. $2.25. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #22
    HARD Corps (1992) 22
    Published Oct 1994 by Valiant.

    Cover pencils by Rik Levins, inks by John Dixon. Chokehold, script by Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning, pencils by Jordi Ensign, inks by John Dixon; Hammerhead and his new recruits save the day, but not before the battle with the Star Soliders takes out downtown Santa Fe! Profile of Stu Suchit, a colorist for Valiant. 36 pgs. $2.25. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #23
    HARD Corps (1992) 23

    Cover pencils by Rik Levins, inks by Bob Layton. The Gathering: Part 4: Unholy Alliance, script by Maurice Fontenot and Jorge Gonzalez, pencils by Jordi Ensign, inks by Frank McLaughlin and Jenifer Marrus; The H.A.R.D. Corps teams up with the Armorines and X-O Manowar to battle the Spider Aliens high about the Earth! Chaos Effect, Pt. 14; cont'd between X-O MANOWAR #33 / SOLAR #38. 36 pgs. $2.25. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #24
    HARD Corps (1992) 24
    Published Dec 1994 by Valiant.

    Cover pencils by Rik Levins, inks by John Dixon. Ironhead, Ironheart, script by John F. Kelly, Mike Leeke (idea), and Dave Chlystek (idea), art by Ralph Reese; The H.A.R.D. Corps recruits a new member, but will the ex-boxer Ironhead be able to let go of his old life soon enough to surive his new one? Profile of Raphael Soler, production assitant at Valiant. 36 pgs. $2.25. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #25
    HARD Corps (1992) 25
    Published Jan 1995 by Valiant.

    Cover pencils by John Calimee. Bring Me the Head of Earl Simkus, script by Mike Baron, pencils by Steve Ellis, inks by Richard Space; At last, Director Heydrich of the H.A.R.D. Corps has gotten his hands on the Omega Power of Toyo Harada!; But what will Heydrich do with it?; And what does Earl Simkus have to do with it?; And why does Heydrich only want his head? 36 pgs. $2.25. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #26
    HARD Corps (1992) 26
    Published Feb 1995 by Valiant.

    That's Earl, Brother, script by Mike Baron, pencils by Steve Ellis, inks by Rudy Nebres; The team has been sent to kill Earl Simkus, but plans change when Earl reveals the truth behind their recruitment into the H.A.R.D. Corps; Meanwhile, Heydrich uses the newly acuqired Omega Power to takeover Omen Enterprises for his own ends. 36 pgs. $2.25. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #27
    HARD Corps (1992) 27
    Published Mar 1995 by Valiant.

    Cover art by Val Mayerik. Generation Gap Part 1 of 4, script by Mike Baron, pencils by John Calimee, inks by Rodney Ramos and Phyllis Novin (additional inks); Heydrich trains his replacement team to kill the original H.A.R.D. Corps crew!; Can Earl Simkus get the original team's powers back online in time to beat them? 36 pgs. $2.25. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #28
    HARD Corps (1992) 28
    Published Apr 1995 by Valiant.

    Cover art by Val Mayerik. Payback; [Generation Gap part 2], script by Mike Baron, pencils by John Calimee, inks by Rodney Ramos and Phyllis Novin (additional inks); An icnreasingly more unhinged Heydrich implements his hostile takeover of Omen Enterprises; But he's got an ace up his sleeve when the original team comes looking for revenge and it's codenamed Payback! 36 pgs. $2.25. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #29
    HARD Corps (1992) 29
    Published May 1995 by Valiant.

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    Cover art by Val Mayerik. Bad Son Rising; [Generation Gap part 3], script by Mike Baron, pencils by John Calimee, inks by Rodney Ramos and Phyllis Novin (additional inks); Hammerhead's long lost son has joined the H.A.R.D. Corps and is looking for a lethal family reunion!; And the head of Omen Enterprises turns to an unlikely ally for help against the rogue Heydrich- Toyo Harada! Interviews with Steve Massarsky, Bob Layton, and John Hartz, three of the people behind the "Birthquake" event. 36 pgs. $2.25. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #30
    HARD Corps (1992) 30
    Published Jun 1995 by Valiant.

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    Cover art by Grey. Over the Top, script by Mike Baron, pencils by Mike Leeke, inks by Mike DeCarlo; It's Gunslinger and the original H.A.R.D. Corps team in a final showdown on the high seas against the rogue and Omega Powered Omen Enterprises director Sigmund Heydrich; But with Heydrich taking mental possession a nuclear missile armed aircraft carrier this fight just turn out to be their last. Editorial from Bob Layton talking about his tenure at the newly dubbed Acclaim Comics. 36 pgs. $2.25. Cover price $2.25.