J.J. Kirby, also known as Juvaun Kirby, (born in 1974 in Dayton, Ohio, United States) is an American comic book illustrator and penciller. Kirby served as one of several pencillers for the second issue of the Dark Horse Comics miniseries Star Wars Infinities: Return of the Jedi. The issue was published on January 28, 2004.
In 2021, Kirby illustrated a comic cover for the thirteenth issue of the 2020 Marvel Comics series Star Wars: Darth Vader as part of the publisher's Pride Month lineup of Star Wars variant covers. Kirby's official Pride Month variant cover was announced on March 18, 2021 in an article on StarWars.com. On May 7 of the same year, StarWars.com also revealed Kirby's final design, and it was published on June 23.
The comic cover depicts Vice Admiral Rae Sloane on the bridge of a starship with her arms crossed. Outside a window, the Death Star battle station can be seen with a flash of yellow behind it.
|2004||Star Wars Infinities: Return of the Jedi 2||Penciller|
|2021||Darth Vader (2020) 13||Variant cover||Depiction of Rae Sloane for Pride Month|
- Star Wars Infinities: Return of the Jedi 2
- Star Wars Infinities: Return of the Jedi 2—Star Wars Infinities: Return of the Jedi trade paperback
- Star Wars Infinities: Return of the Jedi 2—Star Wars Omnibus: Infinities
- Star Wars Infinities: Return of the Jedi 2—Star Wars Legends Epic Collection: Infinities
- Darth Vader (2020) 13
- Darth Vader (2020) 13—Star Wars: Darth Vader Vol. 3 — War of the Bounty Hunters