The Hard Times wiki last edited by ruckus24 on 12/08/13 04:12PM View full history

The year is 2031. The United States has fallen to pieces after a series of social and economic disasters known as the year of the domino. The American government and the heads of most of the big corporations have relocated to Hammarskjold Center on Mars (temporarily of course). The Megacorporation known as The Plex now owns everything, and the humans in the major population centers live in massive arcologies known as Plexmalls.

Every Saturday night at the Chicago Plexmall, the local outlaw biker gangs get doped up, liquored up and attack. Into this mess walks Reuben Flagg, newly drafted into the Plex's peacekeeping force, The Plexus Rangers. Reuben quickly figures out that the gangs are being hypnotized into attacking by subliminals planted in their favorite television program Bob Violence. With a little help from his new friends he preempts Bob Violence, and for the first time in five years the status quo is changed.

User reviews Add new review

5 (0)
4 (1)
3 (2)
2 (0)
1 (0)

3.33 stars 3.33/5 Stars Average score of 3 user reviews

See all user reviews

This edit will also create new pages on Comic Vine for:

Beware, you are proposing to add brand new pages to the wiki along with your edits. Make sure this is what you intended. This will likely increase the time it takes for your changes to go live.

Comment and Save

Until you earn 1000 points all your submissions need to be vetted by other Comic Vine users. This process takes no more than a few hours and we'll send you an email once approved.