Ken Meyer Jr. was born in Isabella, Puerto Rico, as the son of an American airforce man. He moved a lot when he was a kid, eventually ending up in Savannah, Georgia. He went to college in Utah, and after that he tramped through the USA. He became a game card illustrator and comic artist, and has worked for publishers such as Marvel, Dark Horse, Eclipse, Image and Caliber. He drew the comic series 'Kilroy is here', written by Joe Pruett. After living in San Diego for nine years, he moved to Fairfax.