Real Name: Romero (full name unrevealed)
Occupation: Autopsy specialist
Group Membership: None
Known Relatives: Unidentified children
Base of Operations: New York City, New York,
First Appearance: Daredevil I#296 (September,
Powers/Abilities: Romero was a trained
History: (Daredevil I#296) – Autopsy specialist Romero was assigned to investigate the death of Izanami, a ninja of the Hand. Frustrated about being home late to see his kids, Romero prepared to get to work as Savini yelled at him. Izanami shockingly returned to life and snapped Romero's neck.
Comments: Created by D.G. Chichester, Ron Garney and Al Williamson.
It's worth noting
that Romero, a guy who works with dead bodies, is likely an homage to
George Romero, noted zombie movie filmmaker, whose special effects guy
on "Dawn of the Dead" and "Day of the Dead" was Tom Savini, whose name
seemingly inspired the name of Romero's co-worker Savini in DD#296. -
Profile by Chadman.
Romero has no known connections to:
(Daredevil I#296) – Savini ordered Romero, an autopsy specialist, to conduct the autopsy on Izanami, a Hand ninja. After Savini left, Izanami revived and killed Romero.
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Daredevil I#296, p14, pan3 (Romero, main)
Daredevil I#296, p14, pan2 (Romero, face)
Daredevil I#296, p14, pan1 (Savini)
Daredevil I#296 (September, 1991) – D.G. Chichester (writer), Ron Garney (penciler), Al Williamson (inker), Ralph Macchio (editor)
First Posted: 06/07/2019
Last updated: 06/07/2019
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