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Coinciding with the Wimbledon tennis tournament that’s well under way right now (except when it is raining, which is a lot – Joe), Asterix fans are invited to take part in a tournament of their...

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Today we have a very special feature for you in the form of an interview with one of the most influential figures in European comics, Raymond Leblanc, a man who has worked with some of...

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At this year’s Annecy Animation Festival, no less than seven Flemish animators were selected to present their work. One of them could not go: Roman Klochkov, who is of Cazach origin, fears he will be...

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New Asterix trailer up

June 18, 2007 | 0 Comments

The trailer for the new Asterix film, Asterix and The Olympic Games, featuring Albert Uderzo and Rene Goscinny’s immortal and internationally beloved characters, has been made available online, although is seems to be more of...

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An interesting follow-up here from Kenny’s post on the tantalising prospect of possible new Corto Maltese stories we posted about back in January: according to the French literary monthly Lire, new adventures are in store...

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According to the French website Tout En BD, graphic novelist Jacques Tardi has taken up his series Adèle Blanc-Sec, nine years after its latest book was published (Le Mystère des Profondeurs). In the new story,...

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The American illustrator, animator and cartoonist Richard McGuire has designed the poster for the upcoming edition of the Flemish comics festival Strip Turnhout. This festival will be held for the thirtieth time on 14th, 15th...

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The winner of The 2007 Albert Uderzo Award for the best bande dessinée album was the first episode for “Dieu n’a pas réponse à tout” (“God doesn’t have an answer for everything”, published by Dargaud)...

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It seemed that Willy Linthout had everything a man could wish for: good health, a nice family and a career in a million. Even though his drawing skills aren’t that great, he was the artist...

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Marjane Satrapi’s feature length animated film, Persépolis, is presented to the world at the 60th international film festival in Cannes. The film, which is based on Satrapi’s graphic novel of the same title, tells of...

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