Originally Posted by NarcissistZero
Mouse aim is better, but not more hardcore.
Mouse is a better tool for hardcore fps players to use. It is easier to learn, and has a higher top margin for skilled use. And hardcore players always strive to use everything to max their potential in a game. Which means that if there was a choice, mouse would be better. But there isn't one and they just have to do with what is available.
Why fps gaming on console has taken off, is because analog stick is good enough. And consoles are easy to use, have easy to access multiplayer, much fewer technical issues and a big user base.