Asterix is a French comic book. English translations are currently published by Orion Children's Books.
- Asterix and the Picts: 03 Dec 2014
- Asterix and the Missing Scroll: 26 Oct 2016
- none scheduled
Irregular series of graphic albums.
Asterix-The title character, a small, plucky quick-thinking Gallic warrior who lives in Gaul (Aincent France) during the time of Julius Caesar and the Gallic Wars, who gets super-strength from a magic potion created by Getafix, a druid.
Obelix-Asterix's sidekick and best friend. Fell into a cauldron containing the super-strength potion as a child and can't drink any. Works in the menhir quarry of the village, but lives for hunting and eating wild boars and going on adventures with Asterix.
Asterix and the Missing ScrollEdit
This is the current issue, and therefore no story information will be posted about this issue. Please check your local comic shop for copies of this issue.
Asterix and the PictsEdit
Leftover Useful InformationEdit
- Inspired several movies, both animated and live-action
- Parc Asterix is a popular amusement park in France it rivals Disney in popularity.
- Rene Goscinny-writer, 1959-1977
- Albert Uderzo-artist,1959-, writer, 1977-2013
- Jean-Yves Ferri-writer, 2013-
- Didier Conrad-artist, 2013-
First appeared in serial form in 1959 in the French magazine Pilote.
Future Publication DatesEdit
- Asterix and the Picts: 24 Oct 2013