Everyone knows Hercules is the toughest of the tough, but how well do you really know the star of The Legendary Journeys? You love this weekly dose of eye-candy, but do you know how it all began? The answers are all here. Now for the first time ever, get a behind-the-scenes look at how a handful of made-for-TV movies became a runaway syndicated phenomenon. Learn the answers to such tantalizing tidbits as: How did a real-life sword wound come close to cleaving Sorbo's career? (page 12) On which episode did we first meet Xena, the Warrior Princess, and why was she trying to kill Herc? (page 54) What prompted co-executive producer John Schulian to leave the show after nearly three years? (page 29) Why, out of three potential motion pictures, did Kevin Sorbo choose to star in Kull: The Conqueror? (page 3) What red-caped superhero almost stole Kevin Sorbo before he could assume the role of Hercules? (page 6) How does Sorbo see himself compared to such impressive predecessors as Arnold Schwartzenegger and Lou Ferrigno? (page 8)The answers to these questions, and many, many more, are here for the taking. Hercules X-Posed includes an Internet directory and a complete encyclopedia of the Herc universe! Meet the real Hercules and join the adventure.