Asterix in Switzerland is the sixteenth volume of the Asterix comic book series, by René Danish: Asterix i Alperne; Dutch: Asterix en de Helvetiërs; Finnish: Asterix ja alppikukka (Asterix and the Edelweiss, or, more literally, “Asterix and the. Feb 16, This Pin was discovered by Denis Kassel. Discover (and save!) your own Pins on Pinterest. De Helvetiers Asterix Y Obelix, Cartoon Drawings, Comic Character, Astérix el Galo – Obélix y Compañía (Hachette Livre en Francia, Salvat en España.
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The Mansions of the Gods.
The added element of potential death offers a startling but refreshing moment of drama in the otherwise whimsical series.
Other stories that share a dramatic turn include Asterix and Son where the village is destroyed and Asterix and the Magic Carpet.
The Mansions helvetifrs the Hepvetiers Asterix: Following the protests of MayGoscinny started introducing more “adult” themes such as the opening “orgy” scene which parodies Helvtiers Fellini ‘s debauched Roman film, Fellini Satyricon. Archived copy as title Comics infobox image less caption Graphic novel pop Articles containing French-language text Articles with French-language external links.
The story ends with the usual banquet for the villagers and Sinisitus, making it the first banquet featuring a Roman as a guest. Later Varius Flavus comes to the village, expecting Sinusitus to be near death, either from the poison or execution by the Gauls after Asterix and Obelix have failed to return. Retrieved from ” https: Asterix in Switzerland French: He also insists that Sinusitus remain in the Gaulish village as a hostage; apparently to guarantee Asterix and Obelix’s return, but actually to protect Sinusitus from Flavus.
Realizing his life is in danger, Sinusitus sends for the druid Getafixwho instantly identifies the malady as attempted murder by poison. The painted faces, feeling of ennui, mechanical gorging of elaborate food, and sado-masochistic punishments are balanced asetrix Helvetia by the fastidiousness of the Swiss servants who keep cleaning up messes, washing whipsetc.
Retrieved 29 December Instead, the now-healthy Sinusitus marches out of Getafix’s house, and empowered by the druid’s magic potion, punches Flavus into the sky, announcing that he will now expose the corruption and sentence Flavus and Odus to their fate in the Circus in Rome. Getafix agrees to brew an antidote for Sinusitus but lacks an essential ingredient: Thus the Gauls find themselves continually chased and delayed by the Romans, wsterix are assisted by the hotel manager Petitsuix, bank manager Zurix, and some Helvetian veterans who hold a celebration at Lake Geneva.
The Secret of the Magic Potion. This album features a rare dark overtone in that the plot involves a victim of attempted murder.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This page was last helveteirs on 29 Novemberat During the celebration, Obelix is rendered senseless by plum wineand the veterans are attacked by the Roman army; whereupon Asterix and some of the Helvetians, tying themselves to Obelix and each other, obtain the ‘silver star’ from the mountainside, while the remaining Helvetians repel the Romans.
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Condatum ‘s Roman governor Varius Flavus has been embezzling a majority of the taxes he collects in order to finance a debauched lifestyle of never-ending parties, sending only a pittance to Romeuntil Quaestor Vexatius Sinusitus is sent to investigate. Asterix and the Roman Agent.
Asterix and Obelix reach Helvetia but soon run into difficulties set by the Romans, as Varius Flavus has warned his colleague in Helvetia, the equally-corrupt Curius Odus, of their arrival. Flavus, upon finding that the Quaestor will not be easy to corrupt, serves astreix food laced with poison and provides inept doctors making absurd guesses at his ailment. Views Read Edit View history. Archived from the original on Asterix The Official Website.