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Johnson, Matthew (Translator)

Overview
Works: 85 works in 176 publications in 1 language and 1,757 library holdings
Genres: Graphic novels  Comic books, strips, etc  Comics (Graphic works)  Horror comic books, strips, etc  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc  Fiction  Fantasy comics  Interviews  Fantasy comic books, strips, etc  Horror comics 
Roles: Translator
Classifications: PN6790.J33, 741.5952
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Matthew Johnson
Clamp Mokona's okimono kimono by Mokona( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CLAMP artist Mokona shares her love of the traditional Japanese kimono in this un and lavishly illustrated book full of drawings and illustrations, interviews (including an interview with Ami of the J-pop duo Puffy AmiYumi), and even short manga stories from the CLAMP artists
Gantz. Hiroya Oku works by Hiroya Oku( Book )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A new game begins! The masochistic orb Gantz has gathered a new crew of ordinary citizens to play within its dangerous plot. The new draft picks and returning survivors are thrown headfirst into a new game promising a far more lethal prey. This time their target is a strange robot in the guise of famed Japanese folk singer Tanaka Seijin, but what monstrous alien form lurks beneath this crooning facade? Kei, Masaru, and Kishimoto, now seasoned pros of this diabolical death match, have to decide whether it's in their best interest to let this new batch of recruits in on the details and pitfalls of the game, or use their previous assignment's scars to their advantage."--Publisher description
Gantz by Hiroya Oku( Book )

in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two teenagers, struck and killed by a subway train, find that their new "lives" are controlled by a sadistic alien
Giganto Maxia by Kentaro Miura( Book )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"One hundred million years after the Great Destruction, life hangs on in the wastelands with human, demi-humans, and massive creatures fighting for survival. With the Empire of Olympus using colossal beasts to crush their adversaries, only gladiator Delos, mystic Prome, and the titan Gohra they become can hope to stem genocide and heal the shattered Earth"--
Drifters by Kohta Hirano( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inside a world of magic full of elves, hobbits, dragons and orcs, there is a great war being waged, using warriors from human history as chess pieces in a bloody, endless battle
Blood blockade battlefront by Yasuhiro Nightow( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the interdimensional maelstrom of New Jerusalem-- what New York used to be before it went to hell, literally!-- the agents of Libra quietly keep the lid on the paranormal pressure cooker. When agent Klaus Reinhertz tracks the source of the super-drug Angel Scale, he is drawn into a deadly game with a mob boss from the Beyond: Win and have your dreams come true, lose and have your mind absorbed by the alien godfather!"--Publisher's web site
Blood blockade battlefront by Yasuhiro Nightow( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Traffic in New York has never been a picnic, but with the Big Apple destroyed and rebuilt as the dimensional-gate madhouse known as Jerusalem's Lot, gridlock is a little more complicated. When the city's forty million jailed paranormal criminals are about to be set loose by a monster truck--literally, a monster truck--the superagents of Libra may have to contend with a rush hour of apocalyptic proportions!"--Darkhorse.com
Gantz by Hiroya Oku( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blood blockade battlefront by Yasuhiro Nightow( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

14 yrs+
Drifters by Kohta Hirano( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Graphic Novel. Heroes from Earth's history are deposited in an enchanted land where humans subjugate the nonhuman races. Samurai warriors Shimazu Toyohisa and Oda Nobunaga aid the elves in their struggle, but a greater threat grows in the north, where the Black King and his Ends have set out to decimate the planet. But chaos creates opportunity, and Nobunaga has his own visions of conquest! From Hellsing creator Kohta Hirano, Drifters is an all-out fantasy slugfest of epic proportion!
Blood blockade battlefront by Yasuhiro Nightow( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hellsalem's lot - the former Big Applegone to otherworldly hell - has crime problems like any ohter city... well, not exactly like them. One of the Lot's yakuza gangs is looking to up-armor for its local turf battles, and dealers from the Beyond can provide serious arcane firepower that may be more than even the special agents of Libra can handle!"
Blood blockade battlefront by Yasuhiro Nightow( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A bacteria-sized crime fighter is on the trail of a microscopic terrorist hiding inside Libra agent Leo Watch's pal Real, and any threat turns poor Real into a titanic monstrosity. Leo's job one is to get the mini cop inside Real to even the odds before Jerusalem's Lot becomes a parking lot!"--Darkhorse.com
Gantz by Hiroya Oku( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Having finished his killing spree through Shinjuku, Izumi takes Tae hostage to lure Kei to the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building for a showdown. Both die in the shootout, but find themselves back at the apartment. This time the mission pits them against dinosaurs. Kei's back is against the wall, as he is ordered to get at least fifteen points even though he doesn't have his suit. Izumi, back in his element in the world of Gantz, starts going after the aliens on his own"--Page 4 of cover
Gantz by Hiroya Oku( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dinosaurs. Seriously, can the frantic world of Gantz get any more scary? How about a giant doughboy with crazy fangs and a strange outie bellybutton? Yeah, it's not just scary; it's a very strange world for Kei and whomever is unlucky enough to die when Gantz is gathering random people and animals for a new mission. At least this time the Gantz crew have a sweet new weapon! It's an awesome uni-motorcycle thing! And one of the characters uses a massive space samurai sword."--Page 4 of cover
Gantz by Hiroya Oku( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Life is complicated for Kei Kurono, possibly the horniest teen in Tokyo. So far he's had to deal with sleeping next to a sad but excessively cute and endowed girl who asked to be his "pet"; the fact that he's apparently really a fax copy of himself -- the real version having died in the first volume; and falling out of the sky after being dropped by some sort of alien eagle"--Publisher's web site
Trigun Maximum omnibus by Yasuhiro Nightow( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With Vash the Stampede's brother Knives' power growing exponentially and the shattered wreckage of Earth's spacefleet littering the planet Gunsmoke, Vash must lay everything on the line to prevent the apocalypse his crazed brother is determined to deliver! Holding nothing back, Vash goes toe-to-toe with Knives in a final cataclysmic confrontation, with the future of humanity and his home planet hanging in the balance."--
Gantz by Hiroya Oku( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Kei, Masaru, and the buxom Kishimoto try to reinsert themselves into their old lives. However, they're all transported back to the inescapable condo where the whole mess started. Then a new group of civilians are added into the mix. In the disorientation of the new arrivals, Gantz spills the beans on their new alien extermination target."--Publisher's web site
Gantz by Hiroya Oku( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sometimes big things come in small packages. And our Gantz hero, Kei, might want to consider that ..."--Page 4 of cover
Gantz by Hiroya Oku( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A gang of vampire guys ... who can grow samurai swords from their very flesh! And to add to it, these vampire yakuza guys might not even be aliens! This isn't a mission. These guys seem to know who is working for Gantz, and are coming after them. On the streets where they work and live. In the daylight. All of a sudden the wall between everyday humanity and Gantz's nighttime, extradimensional hunts is crumbling. What will Kei and the others do? Can they regenerate when they're injured outside of a mission?"--Publisher's web site
 
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