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Donald Duck is king in Germany

The comic featuring Donald and family is still one of Germany's bestselling after 50 years, with five million copies sold annually

Donaldists gather regularly to pore over and dissect the latest comic together, noting inconsistencies in the colourful drawings between editions or to ask probing questions about the solar system in Donald's world.


MICKEY Mouse may be Disney's top star in most parts of the world, but in Germany, Donald Duck is king.

More than 50 years after the cartoon featuring the hot-tempered duck arrived in the land of Goethe, it remains one of the bestselling comic...

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