Asterix Omnibus Volume 8 | This Week’s Comics
Asterix Omnibus Papercutz Edition Volume 8 is the top pick from this week’s short list of new comics, manga and graphic novels. Other highlights include a new lead story in time for New Years in Archie Comic Publications’ Archie Jumbo Comics Digest #336. IDW Publishing celebrates the 10th anniversary of My Little Pony Friendship is Magic with a special edition of issue #1, and Seven Seas Entertainment continues the adventures Wonder Cat Kyuu-chan with volume 7.
ARCHIE COMIC PUBLICATIONS
Archie Jumbo Comics Digest #336, $8.99
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers #103 (Cover A Taurin Clarke), $3.99
Scooby-Doo Where Are You #119 (Cover A Derek Fridolfs), $2.99
My Little Pony Friendship Is Magic 10th Anniversary Edition #1 (One Shot) (Cover A Amy Mebberson), $7.99
Sonic The Hedgehog Scrapnik Island #3 (Cover A Nathalie Fourdraine), $3.99
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Saturday Morning Adventures #3 (Cover A Tim Lattie), $3.99
Asterix Omnibus Papercutz Edition Volume 8 SC, $14.99 **Weekly Pick**
SEVEN SEAS ENTERTAINMENT
Wonder Cat Kyuu-chan Volume 7 GN, $14.99
Asterix Omnibus Papercutz Edition Volume 8 SC – Papercutz continues the adventures of the fearless Gaul, Asterix. Collecting three graphic novels, this volume features a fishing trip gone wrong as Asterix and Obelix end up on the shores of North America, and neither will be the same. Then Obelix gets the spotlight as his delivery service gets a Roman update, and then the Gauls and Belgians unite against Caesar’s forces, but how long can this alliance last? This volume features the final story by co-writer Rene Goscinny, and a new afterword by Alexander Simmons that puts Asterix’s adventures in historical and cultural context.
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