Steve Purcell





Steve Purcell

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Steve Ross Purcell is an American cartoonist, animator and game designer. He is most widely known as the creator of Sam & Max, an independent comic book series about a pair of anthropomorphic animal vigilantes and private investigators, for which Purcell received an Eisner Award in 2007. The series has since grown to incorporate an animated television series and several video games. A graduate of the California College of Arts and Craft, Purcell began his career creating comic strips for the college newsletter. He performed freelance work for Marvel Comics and Fishwrap Productions before publishing his first Sam & Max comic in 1987. Purcell was hired by LucasArts as an artist and animator in 1988, working on several titles within th...more


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There was a time in my life where drawing pirates was a more central part of my day-to-day activities. Here is a sampling of a couple of skeletal pirates along with a piratey monkey character from those richly rewarding days. They are original sketches on separate sheets but framed together at 18 X 22 inches.
Late last year a hugely talented colleague of ours, Jamie Baker, had the poor luck to... Read more of this blog post »
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The Collected Sam and Max
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Brave One Perfect Day
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3.8 of 5 stars 3.80 avg rating — 46 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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Sam & Max Special Color Col...
4.7 of 5 stars 4.70 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 1992
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Tournament of Dreams: Chall...
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The Age of S&M
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The Effigy Mound: A Sam & M...
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Des Lynam: The Biography
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Corby Iron and Steel Works
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New Mutants Classic, Vol. 6
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3.98 of 5 stars 3.98 avg rating — 62 ratings — published 2011
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Avance Rápido 1 de 2
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3.0 of 5 stars 3.00 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 1992
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