- Sundancer publishes a hardback, black-and-white English version of Tintin in the Land of the Soviets.
- Mammoth publishes a colour English version of The Broken Ear.
- Mammoth publishes a paperback, colour English version of Explorers on the Moon.
- The video game Tintin on the Moon is released for PC.
- In the National Center of Comic Strips and Pictures in Angoulême, France, a bust of Hergé is inaugurated, courtesy of Chang Chong-Chen.
- The Hergé Foundation erects a vast exhibit titled Tintin, 60 Years of Adventures.