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Batman Gets A Very French Christmas

French comic anthology Spirou has announced its Christmas double-sized special, issue 3895. In which, amongst many Christmas stories give us Céline Fraipont and Pierre Bailly‘s tale of a woodland-dwelling Santa Claus  in battle with a depressed overweight Batman. Ho ho …

Eddy Paape, Golden Age Belgian Comics Creator, Passes

Born in 1920, Eddy Paape was one of the oldest of the remaining classsic Belgian school of comics. Getting an artistic reputation working with Jijé on Emmanuel, he then drew the Valhardi detective comic in seminal anthology comic Spirou from …