The Return of Asterix

Fans of the Asterix comic book series will be glad to know that the first book in four years will be released in October 2005. The Sky Falls On His Head is the 33rd book in the series, which features the escapades of the Gallic warrior with the yellow moustache.

Illustrator Albert Uderzo announced the book release in a special ceremony in Brussels, Belgium.

The series is set in a 1st century village where holding off the Romans is the primary activity.