Hardware #50 (Apr. 1997):
by Jackie Ching, Wilfred Santiago

Hardware #50

Title: “Changes”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Apr. 1997

Publisher: DC Milestone Media
Written by: Jackie Ching
Art by: Wilfred Santiago

3 characters in this story:

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and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
Barraki Young Barraki Young
(lead character)
supporting character
[taught African-American Studies; Hardware's girlfriend]
DC Milestone Media 29
Hardware Hardware (Curtis Metcalf) hero
  black; The Shadow Cabinet DC Milestone Media 97
Phreaky Deac Phreaky Deac (Deacon Stuart) supporting character
  black DC Milestone Media 7

Summary (from

additional story - Barraki is getting ready to leave for Georgetown. We get an inside glimpse into the love affair between Curtis and Barraki. And how hard it is sometimes for two people who lead busy lives to connect. We see as the night goes on and Curtis fails to show up, how much a failed promise by Curtis affects her. Finally Deacon shows up to take Barraki to the train station.