At The Slaughtered Bird, I reviewed Comet Press’s anthology Year’s Best Hardcore Horror Volume 1:
Taking the title at face value rather than a product of the editors’ preferences is a disquieting proposition, but we’ll go with it. There’s a great deal to be learned about the horror genre as it stands today from this collection, some of it good, some of it dismaying.
With an intro like that, the review has to be good. Click to read it!