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Post Apocalyptic Scavenger by prepsage Post Apocalyptic Scavenger by prepsage
POST-APOCALYPTIC SCAVENGER

Maximillian Hux, known simply as Hux on the street, is unique in his semi-retirement from the scavenging profession. Talented in dealings with those who would buy, he shrewdly extracts the best prices for his found stuff. Hux’s profits became so enormous (matching the growing ache in his legs, though he would never admit it to anyone) that he decided to try full retirement. A week later he was back in the back alley, realizing that he could not stay away from the work he loves.

So Hux treats himself to a new toy: the latest model of The Cherry Picker, a line of mechanical “foraging aids” manufactured by Hobo Co. Hux’s Cherry Picker 4000 comes equipped with a storage unit larger than past models, as well as more accurate sensory gloves made of the finest kidskin leather (culled from a REAL goat, not the cloned kind).

Hux is a loner. Harboring a natural distrust of people that often helps him get the best prices for his junk, his only friend is a scruffy mutt named Bernard, a found object himself that Hux met one day behind a butcher shop.

Written by: Tess-Tricks [link]
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InsanityStudios Featured By Owner Aug 23, 2013  Hobbyist
This is beyond awesome, great artwork!! :D
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vertebrae242 Featured By Owner Apr 1, 2011   General Artist
prepsage ...

Great job on this image.

;)

+FAVED+
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BradNowacki Featured By Owner Feb 27, 2011
Are you a fan of FMA because the man riding looks a lot like Gluttony, but all in all another one i like a lot
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proverbialcheese Featured By Owner Aug 14, 2009
The new new beetle? Das Mech
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countevil Featured By Owner Jul 10, 2009   Filmographer
I expect it's the red, but this really reminds me of Akira.
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Mow-Your-Damn-Lawn Featured By Owner Apr 25, 2009  Student Artist
Super sweet buddy. Awesome concept and execution. The back story is cool as well. Nicely done.
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Azimel Featured By Owner Dec 17, 2008
Not only is the design super cool but the little dog really adds something to this. I love it.
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lionheartboy Featured By Owner Dec 11, 2008
EXTREMELY COOL.... D:D
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Zortje Featured By Owner Dec 6, 2008  Student Interface Designer
Really nice, makes me think of that dude from Spider Man 2 :giggle:

Really great :)
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GrandpappyDirt Featured By Owner Dec 5, 2008  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Sweet! And his little dog is a nice touch.
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