Written and illustrated by: Uderzo
Original title: L’Odyssée d’Astérix
Published by: Les Editions Albert René
First album edition: 1981
Phoenician merchant Ekonomikrisis has forgotten the druid Getafix’s order for rock oil – an essential ingredient in the magic potion. So Asterix and Obelix go prospecting for black gold in the Middle East.
Can they also outwit the Roman secret agent Dubbelosix and his amazing folding chariot, equipped with all the latest spy gadgets?