Points given or taken away depending on how violent/cool or stupid you are.
Given: Guy1 "You know any good rock bands?"
Guy2 "Yeah, Slipknot!"
Guy1 "Sweet, You get 5 hardcore points."
Taken Away: Guy1 "Hey im gonna hit my head on this wall!"
Guy2 "Well that's 12 hardcore points to you but im taking away 6 for stupidity."