WorldCat Identities

Romita, John

Overview
Works: 413 works in 704 publications in 6 languages and 19,406 library holdings
Genres: Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc  Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Young adult works  Fantasy comic books, strips, etc  Juvenile works  Illustrations 
Roles: Creator, Illustrator, Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Draftsman, ilt, Interviewer, Artist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 741.5973
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Kick-ass by Matthew Vaughn ( Visual )
30 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dave Lizewski es un estudiante de instituto que pasa desapercibido por todos, aficionado a los cómics, de donde saca un día la idea de convertirse en un superhéroe, aunque no tenga superpoderes, no haya seguido un duro entrenamiento y ni siquiera tenga una significativa razón para ello. Pero la vida de Dave cambiará para siempre cuando se encuentre con un par de locos vigilantes y forje amistad con otro joven luchador contra el crimen, Red Mist
Kick-Ass by Mark Millar ( Book )
27 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dave Lizewski, a teenage comic book enthusiast, decides to become a superhero despite having no powers or training. Outmatched by New York's hardened criminals, Dave knows that what he's doing is dangerous, maybe even stupid, but with his superhero secret identity gaining fans, he has the itch, and it isn't going away
The Avengers by Brian Michael Bendis ( Book )
14 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After hearing a warning about the children of the Avengers from Kang, who has returned from the future, Captain Steve Rogers assembles a team of the Avengers to deal with the threat, including Iron Man, Captain America, Spider-Man, Thor, and Spider-Woman
Kick-ass 2 by Jeff Wadlow ( Visual )
10 editions published in 2013 in English and French and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dave og Mindy har lagt deres alter egoer Kick-ass og Hit-girl på hylden og forsøger, at leve en normal teenager tilværelse. Men deres gamle nemesis Red Mist huserer stadig under sit nye velklingende navn The Mother Fucker, og snart må de to igen trække i superhelte kostumerne
The Amazing Spider-man : coming home by J. Michael Straczynski ( Book )
25 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A compilation of comics in which Spider-man, struggling to balance his dual lives, meets a mysterious man whose powers mirror his own, and faces an ancient evil
Eternals by Neil Gaiman ( Book )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the adventures of the Eternals as they awake one by one from a strange dream and must come to terms with the fact that they are not ordinary people
Kick-ass 2 prelude : Hit-Girl by Mark Millar ( Book )
16 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mindy Mccready has mastered a hundred ways to kill a man. Her father, the superhero known as Big Daddy, made sure of that. She's used her skills to wipe out mobsters, super-villains, and more. So why does facing the popular girls at middle school feel like her toughest challenge yet? With Big Daddy now gone, Hit-Girl tries her hardest to make good on a 'normal' life with her mom and stepdad. So she strikes a deal with fledgling superhero Kick-Ass: She'll train him to stay alive, if he'll teach her how to fit in with the other girls at school. But with a new mafia don on the rise, being normal may just have to wait." -- Jkt
World War Hulk by Greg Pak ( Book )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Exiled by a group of Marvel "heroes" to the savage alien planet of Sakaar, the Hulk raged, bled, and conquered through the pages of the "Planet Hulk" epic, rising from slave to gladiator to king. Now the Hulk returns to Earth to wreak his terrible vengeance on Iron Man, Reed Richards, Dr. Strange, Black Bolt - and anyone else who gets in the way! Stronger than ever, accompanied by his monstrous Warbound gladiator allies, and possessed by the fiercest and purest rage imaginable, the Hulk may just tear this stupid planet in half!
Captain America by Rick Remender ( Book )
4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Arnim Zola's ambitions leave Captain America stranded in the upside-down territory known as Dimension Z. With no country and no allies, what's left for the Sentinel of Liberty to protect? Just the one thing that his foe values most...Zola's son! Steve has saved the boy's life, but can he keep him alive against the savage barbarians of Phrox - with the fate of a world hinging on his victory?"--Page 4 of cover
Daredevil : the man without fear by Frank Miller ( Book )
11 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and French and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A fire burns deep within Matt Murdock. He was raised by a single father, an over-the-hill prizefighter with one last chance to make it good-- a chance that cost him his life. Taunted and tormented by children while growing up, Matt's life was irrevocably altered after he was blinded by radioactive materials while saving the life of an old man. The payoff? An unbreakable will and a keen intelligence, helping focus the super-senses he was blessed with during the accident."--P. [4] of cover
The amazing Spider-Man by Marc Guggenheim ( Book )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's the climax to a year's worth of Spider-Man stories as questions are answered and Spidey's new world is rocked to its core. Who's the person terrorizing people as Menace? Who's behind the Spider-Tracer Killings? Who's going to be the Mayor of New York City? Marc Guggenheim and John Romita Jr. have all the answers
Black panther : wild kingdom by Reginald Hudlin ( Book )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A graphic novel in which T'Challa, the warrior king of a technologically advanced African civilization called Wakanda, battles an invading force led by Klaw, the man who killed his father
Civil war by J. Michael Straczynski ( Book )
11 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spider-Man faces a stranger who will change how he views himself, the events of September 11, Aunt May discovering his identity and Dr. Octopus in California
Captain America by Rick Remender ( Book )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Steve Rogers is dead! Long live Captain Zolandia! Captain America has spent twelve years as a fugitive wandering the desolate wasteland of Dimension Z, battling the Zola virus that threatens to strip him of his humanity and traveling with a boy he has raised as his own. The Sentinel of Liberty brings the fight back to Dimension Z's godlike oppressor Arnim Zola when Cap becomes the last remaining hope for the native species, the Phrox. A soldier with no nation waging a one-man crusade to stop the spread of Zola's consciousness in this world and his own, can Captain America turn the tide in the odd war of this backward realm? Battling savage mutates, Zola's own twisted take on a super-soldier, Captain Zolandia, and even his own adopted son, Steve Rogers stares death in the face and makes the hardest decision of his life when he pays the deadly price for escape from Dimension Z!" -- page 4 of paperback edition
New ways to die by Dan Slott ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spider-Man encounters new threats as his world is turned upside down--and villains such as Norman Osborne become a hero--and he is forced to deal with Mister Negative, Venom, and the Thunderbolts, who come to New York to take the Webcrawler down
Days of future past by Chris Claremont ( Book )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Relive the first journey into the dystopian future of 2013
The amazing Spider-man by J. Michael Straczynski ( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vowing to always use his amazing abilities to protect his fellow man, Peter comes to understand--in the wake of the tragedy at the World Trade Center--that not all heroes possess great powers. Also, Aunt May discovers Peter's greatest secret, setting a new status quo for the wallcrawler and the woman who raised him. Full color
Avengers vs. X-Men by Christos Gage ( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The world-destroying Phoenix Force is back -- and this time, the Avengers are intent on stopping it. Cyclops and his X-Men have other ideas. To Captain America, the Phoenix threatens doom. To Cyclops, it could mean slavation. Marvel's two greatest leaders wage war, with the Phoenix's chosen host -- Hope Summers -- caught in the middle. As the fate of a girl trained from birth to be a mutant savior hangs in the balance, how far are Captain America and Cyclops willing to go? The answer lies in a battle so big no one world -- no one series -- could contain it!" --Provided by publisher
Amazing Spider-man : happy birthday by J. Michael Straczynski ( Book )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spider-man and his superhero friends spend his birthday doing battle with a collection of transdimensional creatures--a battle that culminates in a trip through time
Wolverine by Mark Millar ( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wolverine may be back in S.H.I.E.L.D. custody, but at what cost? As the X-Men mourn their fallen teammate in a funeral befitting a hero, Hydra celebrates the coronation of a new leader. And the reign of terror continues, as The Hand picks off the meta-humans, one by one... Will Wolverine be deprogrammed in time to stop the carnage? Plus, the secret origin of the Gorgon!
 
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Alternative Names
Romita 1956- Jr
Romita, John
Romita, John Jr
Romita, John ml
Romita, John S.
Romita, John Sr
Romita, Jr.
Romita, Jr. 1956-
Romita Jr., John
ロミータ, ジョン・Jr.
Languages
English (185)
French (12)
Spanish (3)
Polish (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Danish (1)
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