It's Official – The New Asterix Is Released On 22nd October 2015

Forget Star Wars #1. Forget Attack On Titan. The best selling comic book on 2015 will be released on October 22nd. The 36th, and as yet unnamed, volume of Asterix.


The last volume, Asterix And The Picts, also by Jean-Yves Ferri and illustrated by Didier Conrad. sold out its first French print run of two million in its first week and its worldwide first print run of five million was soon snapped up as well.

There is nothing that can quite prepare the comic market for another Asterix book. But… you have a little under nine months…

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