Asterix at the Olympic Games

Alternative title(s)
Antiquity gameEAG†
ReleaseNov 9, 2007
DeveloperÉtranges Libellules
Platform(s)PlayStation 2, Nintendo DS, Wii, Windows; Xbox 360 (2008)
ModeSingle-player, multiplayer
GenreSports game; platformer; hero-based
SettingGaul (50 BCE)
Notable charactersBBrutus, Caesar


Lowe, D. (2009). ‘Playing with Antiquity: Videogame Receptions of the Classical World’ in D. Lowe & K. Shahabudin (eds.), Classics for All: Reworking Antiquity in Mass Culture. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Press, 64-90.

Additional keywords

Goscinny, Uderzo, movie tie-in (Astérix aux Jeux Olympiques, 2008, Frédéric Forestier & Thomas Langmann), comic book

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