Disney Plus has picked up the streaming rights for X-Men: The Animated Series. The popular 90s cartoon is widely regarded as one of the most faithful adaptations of the beloved comic book series. Now Lenore Zann will be reprising her role on the fan podcast X-Reads.
X-Men: The Animated Series has been one of the most engaged with Disney Plus properties. Clocking in at a whopping 15, 049 twitter engagements, it’s clear that fans are eager to connect with childhood nostalgia and the beloved television show. X-Reads aims to do just that by having Lenore Zann read from Uncanny X-Men #17, including classic Rogue dialogue brought to life by a classic Rogue.
The podcast, put on by prominent X-Men fans Chandler Poling and Chris Riley, focuses on recapping Uncanny X-Men comics and re-introducing fans to the beloved characters. They naturally offer nostalgia for those very familiar with the comics, and the upcoming recap of Uncanny X-Men #173 will be their 9th episode. Considering the guest star, it’s a must listen-to for any X-Men fan.
Uncanny X-Men #173 focuses on Rogue and Wolverine tearing through Japan to save the X-Men and Mariko. The episode features the debut of Storm’s Mohawk and ends with Wolverine’s wedding. It’s sure to be a fun listen for old and new fans alike.
You can subscribe to X-Reads on Apple Podcast, Google Play, Stitcher Radio and more! Are you planning to listen to get ready for Disney+ rewatches of the animated show? Share your thoughts with us in the comments below!
You can listen to X-Men: Reads, episode 9, November 6th 2019 at 8:00 PM PST.