Hard-Traveling Fanboys Podcast #167: The Longbook Hunters — X-Men Grand Design

X-MONTH concludes as the boys take a look at cartoonist Ed Piskor’s attempt to condense the X-Men’s complex history into a chronological comic book — X-Men: Grand Design. Taking a look at the X-Men’s first decade of existence, the book chronicles their formation and battles against the likes of Magneto and Juggernaut. Do the boys dig Piskor’s work, or does it fail in its task? Find out in this brand new X-citing episode!

Mile-mannered reporters by day, Greg Phillips and Nick Duke share an intense love of comic books that has made them the Hard-Traveling Fanboys. Over the course of their travels through comicdom, they have encountered numerous stories via the wonder of trade paperbacks and graphic novels. Once a month, Nick and Greg will review one of those collections in The Longbook Hunters.

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