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The Buy Pile - 5/28/2015

The Buy Pile - 5/28/2015

A team of travel-weary Transformers pre-mourn the passing of one of their greatest, perhaps to beat the rush for a winning week.

The Buy Pile - 5/21/2015

The Buy Pile - 5/21/2015

The swan song for the Dynamite detective makes the week a win - barely - as "Convergence" is like a Bataan Death March and "Secret Wars" loses focus.

The Buy Pile - 5/14/2015

The Buy Pile - 5/14/2015

Darth Vader continues to shine, Jonathan Hickman makes a big Heroclix match work as a story, and, yeah -- that's a gorilla playing the drums. Rock on.

The Buy Pile - 5/7/2015

The Buy Pile - 5/7/2015

Peter Parker and Bass Lass lead off a week of hilarity and heroism where great collections and nothing going wrong lead to a fantastic Six-o de Mayo.

The Buy Pile - 4/30/2015

The Buy Pile - 4/30/2015

Quirky robots on a spaceship can't beat the insanity of "Multiversity" nor the Iron Man/Cap slapfighting that's been going on since "Civil War."

The Buy Pile - 4/23/2015

The Buy Pile - 4/23/2015

The Thrillbent creator re-teamed with his longtime collaborator, and a college freshman finds the true key to answering the threat of Galactus.

The Buy Pile - 4/16/2015

The Buy Pile - 4/16/2015

The fifth issue of the noirish detective series is another gem in a crossover-heavy week.

The Buy Pile - 4/9/2015

The Buy Pile - 4/9/2015

Vader goes off the reservation, Megatron's strongest believer has a plan and an "Astro City" hero finds his happy ending.

The Buy Pile - 4/2/2015

The Buy Pile - 4/2/2015

Friendship and family take center stage as an adaptation of a science fiction giant’s work dazzles and Damian Wayne shows how to make superheroing cool.

The Buy Pile - 3/26/2015

The Buy Pile - 3/26/2015

As we celebrate ten years worth of columns at this site, nothing made the jump for a week of comics that's mostly a mass of "meh."

The Buy Pile - 3/19/2015

The Buy Pile - 3/19/2015

Mark Waid gives us the Leia we deserve, Superman gets down to earth and Squirrel Girl again proves her excellence in a week of winning comics.

The Buy Pile - 3/12/2015

The Buy Pile - 3/12/2015

Marvel has the biggest wins and the only disappointment as Carol Danvers and Kamala Khan stand side by side with John Shaft for a winning week.

The Buy Pile - 3/5/2015

The Buy Pile - 3/5/2015

Giant robots find real tenderness while "Saga's" star-crossed Capulets and Montagues struggle to locate the same against the backdrop of intergalactic war.

The Buy Pile - 2/26/2015

The Buy Pile - 2/26/2015

Palpatine's apprentice makes his presence known while Matt Murdock has a good day and barely knows what to do with it in a week that skids and crashes overall.

The Buy Pile - 2/19/2015

The Buy Pile - 2/19/2015

A new Action Labs book makes its mark while Dan Slott and Mike Allred take Marvel's Silver Surfer to all new heights.

The Buy Pile - 2/12/2015

The Buy Pile - 2/12/2015

A fantastic new indie shares a tale of humor, action and deftness while "Astro City" loses half a step, plus swings and misses from "Darth Vader" and "Secret Six."

The Buy Pile - 2/5/2015

The Buy Pile - 2/5/2015

Time travel goes well and the Rebel Alliance brings it in a galaxy far, far away. Even Hulk's failure to be very smart can't throw this week this off the track.

The Buy Pile - 1/29/2015

The Buy Pile - 1/29/2015

Oni Press delivers a a king's daughter's unconventional tale while Matt Fraction's inter-dimensional intelligence agent returns as a sci-fi Ray Donovan.

The Buy Pile - 1/22/2015

The Buy Pile - 1/22/2015

Loki is confronted with the truth, and Ivar: Timewalker finds a companion in a week that goes right -- until Red Sonja sees a lightsaber.

The Buy Pile - 1/15/2015

The Buy Pile - 1/15/2015

Marvel's anticipated "Star Wars" satisfies in a huge way, "Astro City" gets the job done and Kamala Khan meets Phil Coulson in an entertaining week of comics.

The Buy Pile - 1/8/2015

The Buy Pile - 1/8/2015

Two theme song-driven protagonists lead off a winning week of comics, plus promising signs from "Ant-Man" and "IXth Generation."

The Buy Pile - 1/5/2015

The Buy Pile - 1/5/2015

The year's last week ends on a good note as many things you love from Marvel's current TV show find their way to Earth-616.

The Buy Pile - 12/29/2014

The Buy Pile - 12/29/2014

The year's penultimate week of comics turned out to be a tough one as no comics made it home, and Jason Todd's Christmas turned out terrible.

The Buy Pile - 12/18/2014

The Buy Pile - 12/18/2014

Optimus Prime and Megatron shine, but Marvel can't field a lead of color who's good at their job, and Roy Harper is a drunken super genius - or something.

The Buy Pile - 12/11/2014

The Buy Pile - 12/11/2014

Kurt Busiek and Brent Anderson do what they do best, while Peter Parker helps the everyman and trades blows with Dr. Bong.

The Buy Pile - 12/4/2014

The Buy Pile - 12/4/2014

A splendid week of comics as the hits keep coming from Gallifrey, Harlem and Spartax, while literally nothing was truly bad - you just can't beat that.

The Buy Pile - 12/2/2014

The Buy Pile - 12/2/2014

Despite a very effective speculative fiction yarn and a time travel tale from Cybertronians, last week was a hard one to be thankful for.

The Buy Pile - 11/20/2014

The Buy Pile - 11/20/2014

The best Peter Capaldi performance of the year, Loki makes a hilarious hero and this week's "Astro City" shows you how to grab somebody by the feels and never let go.

The Buy Pile - 11/13/2014

The Buy Pile - 11/13/2014

A dour week of comics as nothing really rocked, Bucky Barnes trips, "Evil Empire" runs out of surprises and more issues impede the idea of a Wednesday haul.

The Buy Pile - 11/6/2014

The Buy Pile - 11/6/2014

John Layman's foodie franchise, two Guardians of the Galaxy, a friend of vampires & insane animal men win the week.

The Buy Pile - 10/30/2014

The Buy Pile - 10/30/2014

Crack into the head of the Decepticon leader, catch up with Vaughan and Staples' space opera and Darryl Makes Comics in a big, winning week of comics.

The Buy Pile - 10/23/2014

The Buy Pile - 10/23/2014

"Lazarus" heads home while "Memetic" changed the rules of warfare, Hobgoblin's got a new line of work and the origin of Cybertron's Primes is revealed.

The Buy Pile - 10/16/2014

The Buy Pile - 10/16/2014

James Howlett's "death" headlines a week of unfavorable periodicals as Miles Morales gets his banter on, and Red Sonja squares off against lightsabers. Wait, what?

The Buy Pile - 10/9/2014

The Buy Pile - 10/9/2014

"Astro City" dazzles with its sheer mastery of the form, "Batgirl" goes full-on millennial and a new Image book has an amazing take on fantasy and loss.

The Buy Pile - 10/2/2014

The Buy Pile - 10/2/2014

Nothing was really great or terrible, though "Concrete Park" tried, Victor Von Doom got sweet revenge and "Gotham Academy" tries to make teen angst work.

The Buy Pile - 9/25/2014

The Buy Pile - 9/25/2014

Loki, Transformers, and Red Sonja all swung and missed, while "Saga" has a rare issue where it's just good and not amazing.

The Buy Pile - 9/18/2014

The Buy Pile - 9/18/2014

A group of giant robots find far more emotional resonance than you would likely expect while asking questions they didn't want answers to.

The Buy Pile - 9/11/2014

The Buy Pile - 9/11/2014

This week, Hyperion finds his place in the world, a college rivalry goes horribly awry and a girl raised by a cult becomes somebody making her own decisions.

The Buy Pile - 9/4/2014

The Buy Pile - 9/4/2014

A fascinating trip in experimental storytelling, time traveling Hunter Rose, a prison world with entertainment veterans guiding the way & madness meets NASA.

The Buy Pile - 8/28/2014

The Buy Pile - 8/28/2014

A Top Cow Pilot Season winner delivers a simply stunning finale, Megatron investigates and Brian K. Vaughn and Fiona Staples show how things fall apart.

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