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The Buy Pile - 6/5/2014

The Buy Pile - 6/5/2014

Two thinkers show how to work around the biggest and the strongest in adventures in divinity and assassination, yet three bad book drag the week down.

The Buy Pile - 5/29/2014

The Buy Pile - 5/29/2014

The "mad" Titan navel gazes fruitlessly while Thunderbolt Ross wastes time in a week of comics that tries, but ultimately lets you down.

The Buy Pile - 5/22/2014

The Buy Pile - 5/22/2014

It's a good week for bad people as Darth Maul leaps into the limelight, while Image delivers three great creator-owned titles that combine bloodshed and brainy.

The Buy Pile - 5/15/2014

The Buy Pile - 5/15/2014

Megatron makes a capable captain, bickering brothers spice up a heist, the new Ghost Rider handles action well & Puss in Boots makes for an unlikely hero.

The Buy Pile - 5/8/2014

The Buy Pile - 5/8/2014

Everything's coming up Loki as Miles Morales lets us down, Cyclops and Red Sonja tug at our heart strings and apparently Mister Terrific kills the future.

The Buy Pile - 5/1/2014

The Buy Pile - 5/1/2014

An indie comic sensation creates another page turner, Comicraft's franchise product goes full Miramax and Megatron becomes an Autobot.

The Buy Pile - 4/24/2014

The Buy Pile - 4/24/2014

Jack Bauer's back, Uatu relates to Nova and creator-owned ideas swing for the fences and connect with plain talk sci-fi and presidential politics meeting punk music.

The Buy Pile - 4/17/2014

The Buy Pile - 4/17/2014

Jimmie Robinson's indie sensation heads home while Spidey goes traditional, an Autobot makes her mark and Larime Taylor's serial killer has a plan.

The Buy Pile - 4/10/2014

The Buy Pile - 4/10/2014

Kurt Busiek and Felipe Smith deliver fantastic new ideas as a magician par excellence and Marvel's new spirit of vengeance move towards becoming icons.

The Buy Pile - 4/3/2014

The Buy Pile - 4/3/2014

Loki steps between the cracks and Marc Spector gives you all the action you can handle while Hal Jordan, Quantum & Red Sonja give it a heck of a try.

The Buy Pile - 3/27/2014

The Buy Pile - 3/27/2014

The column's 9th anniversary at CBR sees Otto Parker fall down and a fan community again suffer an unfair, unprovoked attack, even as "Catwoman" shines.

The Buy Pile - 3/20/2014

The Buy Pile - 3/20/2014

Nothing bad meets nothing good enough to buy, though brave showings came in from "Witcher," "Daredevil," "Superman Unchained" and more.

The Buy Pile - 3/13/2014

The Buy Pile - 3/13/2014

Shockwave's plan becomes clear, Carol Danvers & Winged Victory show the boys how it's done, a vengeful Horseman chases fate and an unknown X-Man saves the day.

The Buy Pile - 3/6/2014

The Buy Pile - 3/6/2014

A witty, political new series from Max Bemis leads a winning week that had no truly bad comics and ambitious attempts from Warren Ellis, Mark Millar and more.

The Buy Pile - 2/27/2014

The Buy Pile - 2/27/2014

A winning week - barely - with good times for bad people from Image Comics while Aquaman goes to his high school reunion. Really.

The Buy Pile - 2/20/2014

The Buy Pile - 2/20/2014

Eisner favorites phoned it in and most of the week's other comics just kind of showed up for roll call without doing anything special.

The Buy Pile - 2/13/2014

The Buy Pile - 2/13/2014

The Mouse House of Ideas stepped up the game with a brilliant new take on Jennifer Walters and a mixture of mutants and corporate espionage that worked well.

The Buy Pile - 2/6/2014

The Buy Pile - 2/6/2014

A pair of lethal and determined women honed by science move past their opposition in a nearly effortless manner in a week that wins.

The Buy Pile - 1/30/2014

The Buy Pile - 1/30/2014

The fall of a Superior Spidey, Superman's moral dilemmas and British folly made it more than a chore to get through this week's stack.

The Buy Pile - 1/23/2014

The Buy Pile - 1/23/2014

Three comics make the jump, from Gotham City confessions to Cold War leftovers, plus an innovative new indie all beating out the the usual suspects.

The Buy Pile - 1/16/2014

The Buy Pile - 1/16/2014

As "Astro City" keeps hitting its stride and "Egos" steps up with bold new ideas, Thor, Otto Parker and "Grimm Fairy Tales" fail dramatically.

The Buy Pile - 1/9/2014

The Buy Pile - 1/9/2014

"Quantum and Woody" finds its footing as Natasha Romanov grapples with guilt. Only Benedict Cumberbatch manages to be a problem in a week that wins big.

The Buy Pile - 1/2/2014

The Buy Pile - 1/2/2014

Other than "Fables," the week's a wash with a mountain of "meh" in the middle, as the new year opens with talky Avengers & sappiness from Superman.

The Buy Pile - 12/26/2013

The Buy Pile - 12/26/2013

The newest crime foibles from the maker of "2 Guns" leads off the Kwanzaa week festivities as the biggest names from the Big Two are predictable.

The Buy Pile - 12/19/2013

The Buy Pile - 12/19/2013

Image dominates this week's purchases as Brian Vaughan & Fiona Staples' space opera masterpiece and Larime Taylor's inviting psychodrama head home.

The Buy Pile - 12/12/2013

The Buy Pile - 12/12/2013

Busiek & Anderson retain their form, "Watson & Holmes" steps up and Boomerang turns out to be pretty entertaining, while other disappoint.

The Buy Pile - 12/5/2013

The Buy Pile - 12/5/2013

"Quantum and Woody" hits its stride and way too much happens for the Autobots and Decepticons, while "Spawn" spins a tale you don't wanna hear.

The Buy Pile - 12/2/2013

The Buy Pile - 12/2/2013

Two bold, new stories appear, even whilst a controversial comic continues to capture a niche and Marvel's crossover predictably concludes.

The Buy Pile - 11/21/2013

The Buy Pile - 11/21/2013

The Superior Spider-Man steps up his game in a big way while an attempt to recapture the magic of "Casanova" lets you down.

The Buy Pile - 11/14/2013

The Buy Pile - 11/14/2013

Another wonderful "Astro City" story while the would-be Peter Parker breaks all the rules makes it wonderful in a blemish-free, winning week.

The Buy Pile - 11/7/2013

The Buy Pile - 11/7/2013

A darker shade of Avengers works it out, an illustrated novella tells a tantalizing tale and somebody's excited about their first comic hitting Previews.

The Buy Pile - 10/31/2013

The Buy Pile - 10/31/2013

A stunning week of comics starts with an indie superhero gem, brilliance from Vaughan & Staples, nuanced anti-terrorist struggles & a Winchester-worthy supernatural tale.

The Buy Pile - 10/24/2013

The Buy Pile - 10/24/2013

Thrilling crime storytelling hits the mark while Barry Allen screws up his big moment, Tony Stark fails at everything and an Image title debuts badly.

The Buy Pile - 10/17/2013

The Buy Pile - 10/17/2013

"Fables" #`134 is one of the most effective comics in years while the last testament of Rewind spotlights the truly broken nature of some Transformers.

The Buy Pile - 10/10/2013

The Buy Pile - 10/10/2013

Take a trip through many eras of amazing in "Astro City" and find out the secret struggle between Soundwave and Shockwave while Hal Jordan fails more than eever before & Bobby Drake makes a kid lose his feet. Really!

The Buy Pile - 10/3/2013

The Buy Pile - 10/3/2013

Cobra and G.I. Joe are two great tastes that go crazy together while Prince Charming never hesitates, Lark & Rucka's post-apocalyptic family tragedy continues to astound and Jamal Igle does everything right.

The Buy Pile - 9/26/2013

The Buy Pile - 9/26/2013

Two companies with names that start with "I" showed up big time as giant robots shock, love finds a way even in deep space, Texas justice endures and you simply have to see "Sex Criminals" to believe it.

The Buy Pile - 9/19/2013

The Buy Pile - 9/19/2013

Legendary Fable Snow White brings the thunder in a momentous confrontation with her sister while a new symbiote fails to thrill and "Dial E" calls the wrong number in a week that wins by a thin margin.

The Buy Pile - 9/12/2013

The Buy Pile - 9/12/2013

This week, the Riddler surprises and another tale of "Astro City" dazzles you with the mundane while Lobo-In-Name-Only gets "Twilighted" & "Infinity: The Hunt" ignores Jimmy Woo's nationality.

The Buy Pile - 9/5/2013

The Buy Pile - 9/5/2013

The hard-to-kill Prince Charming uses talents not involving romance or swordplay while Tony Chu's sister showcases skills that'd make Layla Miller jealous, all while DC makes comics of Wiki entries for Villains Month.

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