While the news has been somewhat overshadowed, this week Feroumont’s Spirou adventure Fantasio se marie (“Fantasio Gets Married”) started its serialization run in the Journal de Spirou #4068. Oh, and the upcoming album version has a new cover: see above! So let’s have a look at a little teaser… (SPOILERS, of course)
These two pages are actually from next week’s installment, available early to subscribers. The first part starts with a flashback to WWII, where we learn that there’s a necklace with magic powers. In the present, that necklace is stolen by a mysterious, female thief from the office of Madame Gallantine, a fashion publisher, right under the noses of Spirou and Fantasio. Fantasio is engaged to be married to Mm. Gallantine’s daugher, Clothilde, and is therefore moving out of the house he has been sharing with Spirou. And that’s where we pick it up:
This apparently means moving in, and to say Spirou isn’t quite used to living with a girl is an understatement… But Seccotine’s investigative talents quickly prove themselves useful. Perhaps Spirou has indeed found his new partner?