Anders Kvåle Rue began his career in the 1980s with the humor series 'Sjøormen Sjur', that appeared in Vest-Telemark Blad and Telemarkingen. In 1983, he created the satirical series 'Æsenes Reise' in Dag og Tid. He began the situation comedy 'Padde-patruljen' in Speidaren in 1984. For the Norsk Barneblad, he created the series 'Soga om Sigrid' (text Sverre Årnes) and 'Somme Kjeringar er Slike'. From 1987, he illustrated several books of 'Tuss og Troll', a classic series that was previously drawn by Jens R. Nilssen, Solveig Muren Sanden and Håkon Aasnes.