Asterix and the Picts

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After 8 years Asterix is back in this 35th book.

After the death of scriptwriter René Goscinny, in 77, artist Uderzo continued the books alone. Still alive, has has now passed the responsibility to a new illustration team – Jean-Yves Ferri and Didier Conrad – still overseeing production.

Asterix and the Picts takes place in theScottish Highlands and although there are no news of referendums, kilts will be in fashion.

Out today. For the big fans find it here