X-POSITION: Burnham, Culver, Villalobos Spell Out "E Is For Extinction"
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Thu, March 26th, 2009
After a week away, how do the comics look? Bad. All bad. Megatron's MIA, legends fall flat, Elektra's got the ninja whamma jamma, Majestic rules patiently, the FF is stupid and too much more.
Thu, March 12th, 2009
Before taking a week off, the comics did their thing with great showings from Sunstreaker, Little Badger, Tony Stark, Kyle Baker, Irma Geddon, J.M. DeMatteis, while three DC books stink up the joint.
Thu, March 5th, 2009
If you don't so much lose, that's like winning, right? We believe so with "Secret Six," "Deadpool," "Black Lightning," "Agents of Atlas" and more ... as the Buy Pile celebrates six years of service. We're just as surprised as you are.
Thu, February 26th, 2009
Put this one in the "lose" column as the Justice Society jams in dumb elements, the Thor Clone's back (is "Clor" better than "Ragnarok?") and Mon-El's in reruns, plus, sadly, much more.
Thu, February 19th, 2009
Winning big with five jumps, including a return to form for "X-Factor," making Milestones with "Justice League of America," whimsical good times with Norman Osborn and so much more.
Thu, February 12th, 2009
Just barely winning even with six jumps because there were big, big problems from Patsy Walker, "Trinity," "Avengers/Invaders" and Blade's hairdo, plus "Whatver Happened to The Caped Crusader" and more.
Thu, February 5th, 2009
Everybody's talkin' 'bout Norman Osborn in a winning week that tries to redeem Tony Stark, smashes Autobot hopes, delivers big surprises, brings back the Agents of Atlas and wins on ambition and quality.
Thu, January 29th, 2009
Things go well with psychic spies, Latino heroes, legendary writers, ancient villains, forgotten stories and more, including the tragic end of "Final Crisis," a good look at "Buckaroo Bonzai" and more.
Fri, January 23rd, 2009
Everything's comes up Osborn in a winning week heavy from Dark Reign-fall, electricity in Suicide Slum, classical stylings from the Shadow Dimension, "Faces of Evil," manning up with Hercules and more.
Thu, January 15th, 2009
Things go badly despite three jumps ("Blue Marvel," "Prometheus," "House of M: Civil War") because of Harry Osborn and Shilo Norman getting mixed up and some dry reads dragging down the curve.
Thu, January 8th, 2009
A second big winning week in a row for the new year, as bricks get counted, Black Bolt makes a decision, El Diablo tells it like it is, Marvel gets organized, Clock King fascinates and more in this week's THE BUY PILE.
Sun, January 4th, 2009
2009 starts with a bang as a surprising eight comics made their way to the promised land on their merits alone, from Ed Brubaker's latest to Jim Shooter and Dwayne McDuffie's team books.
Fri, December 26th, 2008
Despite the unused cold gravy of vengeance, the week wins big with gunfire on multiple continents, laughing at a "Brand New Day," a finer future with fists, confusion and more to start off Kwanzaa.
Thu, December 18th, 2008
Wipe out as an ill-conceived prank centers a week of tales of adequacy, with Norman Osborn taking over, Blythe getting her wings in "Air," some surprises from Aspen and more.
Thu, December 11th, 2008
Whatever you do, do not call it a comeback for Milestone's many masterpieces, plus Gail Simone makes it good to be bad, phonomancers are back in a big way plus so much more.
Sun, December 7th, 2008
Seven comics fight their way home, including Confederates dragged into the present, the tender side of Luke Cage, Gog World Order, vengeance from Jai Nitz and much more in this week's THE BUY PILE.
Thu, November 27th, 2008
Be thankful for a week like this, where many issues demand recognition for greatness, brilliant minds bring comics to market and even New Krypton and old Asgard have something worth saying.
Thu, November 20th, 2008
Winning ways as gunfire and loyalty bring unexpected comics into the land of the purchased, while the Sentry's a sap, SHIELD can't get it right and Supergirl may have a reason for her repeated idiocy.
Thu, November 13th, 2008
Good times with the thoughts of demigods, sound effects in Gotham City, psychic powers in the espionage world and bad stories in Fabletown, plus visiting Metropolis, "Anna Mercury," Earth 616's United Kingdom and more.
Thu, November 6th, 2008
Things go well as giant robots smash, alternatee realities fascinate, assassins work for their payments plus "Ultimatum," "Final Crisis: Resist," "El Diablo," a "Transformers" spotlight on Blurr and so much more.
Thu, October 30th, 2008
Even stevens as the hammer comes down, girls go mild and Fat Cobra makes his triumphant return, plus "Sword," "Final Crisis: Rage of the Red Lanterns," some "Secret Invasion" titles and lots of unpredictable surprises.
Thu, October 23rd, 2008
Winning by a nose as Megatron hands out the beatdown, Matt Murdock wrestles with guilt, the Joes go to guns, plus "Unknown Soldier," "She-Hulk," great quotes, crazy ideas and plots gone awry.
Thu, October 16th, 2008
Not bad but not good as the DC rules the roost as far as purchases go and there's a lot to not like with schizophrenic scions, Avengers-less "Avengers" and a surprise from Jimmy Olsen.
Thu, October 9th, 2008
This week's Buy Pile motto is "step up your game," as former also-rans make it to the big leagues with "Deadpool," "Drafted," "Secret Six," "Rex Mundi" and an all-league performance from "The Invincible Iron Man."
Thu, October 2nd, 2008
A by-the-book (or is that "buy the book?") solid showing led by a return to Neopolis, Marvel making some smart moves and another showing by Jonathan Hickman, plus "Terror Titans," "Cable" and more.
Thu, September 25th, 2008
Six jumps lead a winning week in comics heralded by Norman Osborn's gunfire, Blue Beetle's politics, Orson Randall's style, Saturn Girl's betrayal, Deadpool's whimsy, Gepetto's tour and so much more.
Thu, September 18th, 2008
Another winning week led off by smirking mechanoids, Grant Morrison's Superman and flames and heroism in Asgard, plus "meh" ratings passed out proliferately and sadness with the Sentry, amidst so much more.
Thu, September 11th, 2008
Another big winner with Skrulls in San Francisco, Lanterns chasing a death threat, Brubaker getting his noir on, Jonathan Hickman doing it again and the triumphant return of Wade Wilson.
Mon, September 8th, 2008
A winning week shows up with Spider-Man knowing his role, Matt Fraction hitting his stride, Bill Willingham finishing things up, Larry Hama and Gail Simone calling it a comeback and more goodies to share.
Thu, August 28th, 2008
DC dominates a week featuring five jumps as T'Challa breaks it down, Captain Cold lives up to his name, Braniac 5 "takes care of it," Matty gets more political and much more.
Thu, August 21st, 2008
"Happiness is never grand," and this week wins in all the little details with Layla Miller back in the future, Frenzy making a big impression and Brother Matthew stepping off the web.
Thu, August 14th, 2008
Scraping by with the win alongside another one from Jonathan Hickman, an electrifying surprise, some TV guys as well as "Secret Invasion," "Final Crisis: Revelations" and Grant Morrison swipes ... from himself?
Thu, August 7th, 2008
Things go well as Tony Stark improvises, Jack of Fables feels like Rockwell (the singer), Ed Brubaker noirs it up in Criminal" and Kyle Baker makes a surprise appearance while Hannibal puzzles over a handful of books this week.
Thu, July 31st, 2008
An all-jump week is a winner in a big way as Jonathan Hickman goes to space, Cary Bates keeps a secret, Harvey Dent votes for chaos, T'Challa does that T'Challa thing while some other things get messy in the 50s.
Thu, July 24th, 2008
The Skrulls strike back while Norman Osborn gets drunk, Parco Delgado goes missing, "Trinity" almost has an idea as does Mark Millar with "War Heroes" and so much more on the eve of Comic-Con International.
Thu, July 17th, 2008
Things don't go well in a week with the return of Larry Stroman, a new Bird of Prey, Ultimate Agatha Harkness revealing her secret and finding out that Skrulls are really cool and just misunderstood. Really!
Sun, July 13th, 2008
Even late, things manage to go well as Ezekiel Stane makes a big impression, the Penguin finds love, Megatron kicks butt and Chuck daydreams, plus reviews of "Trinity," "Secret Invasion" and more.
Thu, July 3rd, 2008
Things go well with a war in the land of stories, mercy for the elderly, crashing windows and the whimsy of youth, plus the return of Gary Phillips, Ambush Bug's editorial policies and more.
Thu, June 26th, 2008
That didn't go well for The Buy Pile this week, as a lengthy drive helped set the tone for one pedestrian collection of comics, from The High to The Sentry, with Hank Pym Skrulling it up quite nicely and quite consistently.
Thu, June 19th, 2008
Things went well as five comics made the jump and two more easily could have, while even Wheelie makes something of himself, Logan deals with the Hulk's grandkids and one Chimera tries to become somebody.