madcurry's avatar


10 Watchers43 Deviations

Deviation Spotlight

Artist // Film & Animation
Super Llama: Llamas are awesome! (10)
My Bio
I am a Philadelphia based cartoonist. I am currently story boarding a short film starring Anonimous Rat. I am also developing comics and animation series about cats living in a boarding house during the second great depression. Someday I may return to human characters, but right now it is all about Cats and rats!

Favourite Visual Artist
Bill Sienkiewics, Burke Breathed, R. Crumb, E. C. Segar, Go Nagai, Leiji Matsumoto, Osamu Tezuka, Monkey Punch, Naoki Urasawa, John K., Lauren Faust
Favourite Movies
Dead Ringers, Naked Lunch, Deep Red, Playtime, Dellamorte Dellamore, My Neighbor Totoro, Straw Dogs, Short cuts, Dawn of the Dead, Galaxy Express 999, Coonskin
Favourite TV Shows
Ren & Stimpy, Mighty Mouse, The Prisoner, The Venture Bros., My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic, Black Adder, Home Movies, Space Battleship Yamato, Macross, Gatchaman, Lupin III, Sym-bionic Titan, Invader Zim
Favourite Bands / Musical Artists
Roxy Music, Sparks, Scott Walker, David Bowie, David Sylvian, Robin Hitchcock, J. G. Thirlwell, Chrome Cranks, King Crimson, Tom Waits, Talking Heads, Ornette Coleman, Ennio Moricone, Bela Bartok
Favourite Books
The Long Goodbye, Naked Lunch, Naoki Urasaw's Monster, Grendel, Cerebus, Bone, Bakuman, Sandman,
Favourite Writers
Raymond Chandler, William S. Burroughs, Phillip K. Dick, P. G. Wodehouse, Douglas Adams, H. P. Lovecraft, Mat Wagner
Favourite Games
Shin Megami Tensei series, Resident Evil series, Dragon Quest series, Legend of Zelda series, Disgaea Series, anything developed by Treasure
Favourite Gaming Platform
Nintendo DS
Tools of the Trade
Toonboom Animate Pro and Storyboard Pro, Sketchbook Pro, Illustrator, Photoshop, Final Cut Pro, Tombow <HOMO-GRAPH> MONO HB pencil, crow quill, sumi brush, Strathmore 500 series bristol board, Holbien Acryla Guache
Other Interests
spicy food, goodyear welted footwear, cocktails, toys, space travel, zombies, demonology
After accidentally buying a house (don't ask, unless you like long-winded babbling), I was forced to put all of my projects on hiatus for about eight months. I always find it hard to get projects restarted after such a long lapse, so I was looking for something to kick-start my enthusiasm. I'm now settled into my new basement studio, dubbed "The Speakeasy" by everyone who sees it. There is a full wet bar in the same room as my drafting table. Oh, and also, a very classy WC complete with a urinal. I have the best stereo setup I've had in ages, with my vinyl collection actually in the same room as my turntable. I could not be happier with my w
Join the community to add your comment. Already a deviant? Log In
My new web-comic Kitty's Cats has launched! The launch image is here on deviantART, but please drop by the site to say hello! Happy Halloween everyone! Kitty's Cats website:
Join the community to add your comment. Already a deviant? Log In
I just returned from SPX 2012. It was colossal this year and I had a great time! It was a real treat to get to talk to some of my favorite cartoonists on the planet, including Ren&#233;e French, Chris Ware, Jaime & Gilbert Hernandez, and Frank & Becky. The collection of new talent was astounding in it's quality and variety, and I really enjoyed meeting everyone! I was handing out a preview mini-comic of my new web-comic Kitty's Cats that will be launching this Halloween. You can find some preliminary sketches of some of the characters in posted in my gallery. You can bookmark the site for launch at:
Join the community to add your comment. Already a deviant? Log In

Profile Comments 19

Join the community to add your comment. Already a deviant? Log In
Thank you for the watch and thank you for visiting me and Shmorky's table at SPX!
It was a pleasure meeting you both. I wish I had more time to chat!
Hey Robert, How you been? Thanks for watching!
Hi, Chris! I've been doing well, and am very busy getting back into comics. Just had a blast at SPX 2014. How have you been?
Happy birthday!
Thanks! Sorry I missed this at the time. Happy new year!
Hey Mad! I tracked you down here from the Funny Animals Comic Group on Facebook. The world needs more funny animal comics!