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« The year is 50 BC. Gaul is entirely occupied by the Romans. Well, not entirely... One small village of indomitable Gauls still holds out against the invaders. And life is not easy for the Roman legionaries who garrrison the fortified camps of Totorum, Aquarium, Laudanum and Compendium..... »

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Asterix is a comic created in 1959 by the french René Goscinny and Albert Uderzo.

The adventures of Asterix take place in Gaul, the ancient name of France, but also in foreign countries. They tells the story of Asterix, a Gaul, and of his village, who resist to the roman invaders, espcially thanks to a special elixir which give them an incredible strengh.

The comic caricatures the peoples of the time(period) but also sometimes personalities or events of the contemporary world. It is a funny comic for the whole family.

Characters

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Here are some of the
comic's main characters.

Asterix
Astérix
The hero of this story.
Very cunning, a little bit irrascible,
but with a great heart.
Obelix
Asterix's best friend.
The elixir's effect
is permanent on him
because he fell into the
pot while he was a child.
Dogmatix
Asterix and Obelix's dog
who follows takes part
in their adventures.
Getafix
The village's druid
who prepares
the magic elixir.
Vitalstatistix
Asterix's village's
Chief.
Cacofonix
The village's bard,
famous for being
a vry bad musician.
The Romans
Their camps are surrounding
the gauls'village and they
often fail to invade it.
Caesar
Caesar is the famous roman
leader of the period.

Adaptations

 

Asterix has been ported on a lots of supports, animated movies, toys, candies, videogames and there is also an Asterix amusement parc.
It's a major work of the french culture, the most famous actors play in the movies or give their voices to the characters in animated movies.

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