The main characters

Asterix and Obelix Poisson (Fish), Yep! Fish in this overview because it's a very important ingredient in many stories. You like to know what the fish so often causes? Click on the fish to find out...
Obelix, Asterix's inseparable friend. A menhir delivery-man by trade; addicted to wild boar. Obelix is always ready to drop everything and go off on a new adventure with Asterix - so long as there's wild boar to eat, and plenty of fighting. Fish
Asterix, the hero of these adventures. A shrewd, cunning little warrior; all perilous missions are immediately entrusted to him. Asterix gets his superhuman strength from the magic potion brewed by the druid...
Panoramix
Panoramix (Getafix), the venerable village druid. Gathers mistletoe and brews magic potions. His specialty is the potion which gives the drinker superhuman strength. But Panoramix (Getafix) also has other recipes up his sleeve... Abraracourcix
Abraracourcix (Vitalstatistix), the chief of the village. Majestic, brave and hot-tempered, the old warrior is respected by his men and feared by his enemies. Abraracourcix (Vitalstatistix) himself has only one fear; he is afraid the sky may fall on his head tomorrow. But as he always says, 'Tomorrow never comes.'
Assurancetourix
Assurancetourix (Cacofonix), the bard. Opinion is divided as to his musical gifts. Assurancetourix (Cacofonix) thinks he's a genius. Everyone else thinks he's unspeakable. But so long as he doesn't speak, let alone sing, everybody likes him...


Other returning characters

Cetautomatix
Cetautomatix (Fulliautomatix), the ironmonger. Hates the smell of fish and has an allergy to music in particular when it comes from our non-musical bard Assurancetourix (Cacofonix). iOrdralfabétix
Ordralfabétix (Unhygienix), the local fish monger. Famous for his 'fresh' fish he gets from Lutetia (Paris) although the village is located in Bretagne within a stone's throw from the sea.
Pirates
the Pirates, are always in an unpleasant position. Only once did fortune come their way. Falbala
Falbala (Panacea), here together with Idéfix (Dogmatix) Obelix's dog. She appears in several stories. Here role is not very important or it must be in the heads of Asterix and Obelix themselves.
Cleopatra
Cleopatra, the world's most famous Queen of Egypt. Caesar and Panoramix (Getafix) can't resist here. Or is it her nose? And what a nose... A pretty nose!
Julius Caesar, at the time of the stories the most important Roman. Dreaded by many but also loved by his legions. Conqueror of the entire Gaul. Entire? Well except a small village we all know so well... Caesar
Bonemine
Bonemine (Impedimenta), the wife of Abraracourcix (Vitalstatistix), the chief. She got a pretty strong mind but is always faithful to here husband. Agecanonix
Agecanonix (Geriatrix), the old veteran of Gergovia. For his age still alert especially when it becomes to pretty woman...