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The TinTin Shop

The Heartlander Tourist

Raise your hands if you grew up on a diet of TinTin and Asterix. TinTin and Asterix were popular English graphic novels for young readers in 1980s/90s Singapore.

The Adventures of TinTinSource

The equivalent for mandarin was an the translated version of Japan’s Slam Dunk.

Herge’s TinTin was one of the most popular European comics of the 20th century and has been translated into more than 70 languages. Unlike it’s french counterpart (Asterix, which was set in Roman Gaul), TinTin is set largely in the 20th century, it’s plot straddle across a variety of genres, such as fantasy, adventure, sci fi, mysteries and political thrillers.

Apparently, TinTin is not popular in the USA… why is the US always different… 😉

The TinTin craze was not just restricted to comics, it was also made into a cartoon.

I just discovered the cartoons on youtube and I’m enjoying vegging out in front…

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1 Comment on The TinTin Shop

  1. // 10/02/2016 at 10:20 // Reply

    What a cool idea


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