The world´s most famous travelling reporter sets out for the Middle East in his latest adventure. Boom! Doctored petrol is blowing up vehicles all around the country. Determined to find the culprits, Tintin heads for the Middle East, but he is in for a nasty shock when he encounters a familiar face in the desert.
When the Getafix runs low on oil needed for warding off Julius Caesar and his army, it is villagers Asterix and Obelix´s quest to find more ´´black gold´´ from the deserts of the Middle East.