In celebration of the Smurf’s 65th anniversary, Papercutz brings readers from paper to the metaverse in this special augmented reality comic!
This Free Comic Book Day, look for the:
First-Ever Smurfs Augmented Reality Comic!
65 years ago, legendary Smurfs creator Peyo drew the first Smurf. On Free Comic Book Day 2023 (May 6, 2023), the Smurfs jump off the pages with a brand new Augmented Reality comic from Papercutz. The FCBD issue, celebrating the 65th anniversary of the franchise, will include three original stories by Smurfs creator Peyo, two of which have not been published in English before: “The Smurf from Outer Space,” and “Smurfs and the Robot X-XIII.” Among these classic pages, readers will be welcomed to enjoy a new dynamic reading experience with pages that activate through a virtual environment where people are increasingly spending more time.
"A Kiss for Smurfette" - Gargamel has hatched another dastardly plot to put an end to the Smurfs. This time, he practices a dangerous potion on Smurfette, turning her into a frog. Will Gargamel's plan work? Or will the Smurfs find a way to stop him and return Smurfette to her natural form?
"The Smurf from Outer Space" - When Lazy Smurf gets lost at night, he meets a Venutian named Brtt. After a brief conflict with Gargamel, Brtt's ship is destroyed! Can the Smurfs fix the ship of their new friend, or will Gargamel have the upper hand and finally get his revenge on his sworn enemies?
"Smurfs and the Robot X-XIII" - Brtt returns with his fiancee, chased by a robot sent from Venus because their parents don't approve of the union. The Smurfs try to help their friend, but Gargamel catches them! Will Papa Smurf and the Smurfs be able to save their friend, or will Gargamel finally destroy the Smurfs once and for all?!