How Obelix Fell into the Magic Potion When he was a Little Boy (French: Comment Obélix est tombé dans la marmite du druide quand il était petit) is a short story by René Goscinny. Originally appearing in the French magazine Pilote in 1965, it was fully illustrated by Albert Uderzo and published in an album in 1989.


The story starts off with Asterix narrating, explaining how Obelix was often bullied for not being smart and for his love of boar. After getting caught in a big punch up, Asterix decides to feed Obelix a few drops of Magic Potion. But when Obelix is still drinking, Getifix comes back and Obelix falls in the Magic Potion. Afterwards, Obelix has his revenge on the bullies.