2019 is the year of Urban

2019 is the year of Urban

On February 27, 2019 ” Urbanus: the Vuilnisheld’ in the halls. It is a crazy animated film for young and old that takes place in the of the pot way that they are pulled Urbanus-universe of Tollembeek.
Tollembeek must be one of the most famous villages from our stripgeschiedenis. This year, celebrate the Tollembekenaars, together with their inventors, Willy Linthout and Urbane, their 35th birthday. Since the publication of the first album “The Fritkotmysterie” at the end of 1983, signed, and came up with Willy Linthout and Urban more than 175 absurd stories with the crazy inhabitants of Tollembeek. Multiple generations of fans grew up with the naughty comics, which has almost 10 million copies were sold.

That they in Tollembeek not averse from a party, to know the loyal fans already. But the feestcomité of the stripgemeente is very busy: the 65th anniversary of Willy Linthout is just washed away or they should all prepare for the 70th anniversary of Urbanus on June 7, 2019.

Fortunately, there are enough parties with them, too.
With Urban, Underground Familiestrip’, an exhibition of the surreal and disturbed world of Urbane, brings the comic strip museum in Brussels is a beautiful homage to the comic book. The exhibition can be visited from 11 december until 26 may 2019.

By the Publisher on december 5, with ‘Flying Tower’ is already the 181st semiannual strip. On 6 February following number 182 (“The Billenknijpertje’) and from 11 February, is the history of the Urbanusstrip (a reference book of Tom Wauters) in the shops.

The filmrelease ‘Urbanus: the Vuilnisheld’ brought yet another stripfans on the idea of Urban in the flowers: on Sunday, march 17, in cooperation with Ketnet in Comics Station of Antwerp, the indoor amusement park in Antwerp-Central around popular Belgian cartoon characters, an Urban animatiefilmdag with plenty of other activities organised in the presence of Urbanus and Willy Linthout.

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