The most notable Ghost Rider all through the historical past of Marvel Comics, Johnny Blaze, was exiled to the underworld not way back, charged with taking on for Mephisto because the king of hell. He could not prefer it a lot, however Johnny is in control of hell and might’t rejoin the opposite riders again on the floor, leaving Robbie Reyes because the “main” Ghost Rider getting used within the present books. However, there are nonetheless different riders on the market, they simply have not seen the highlight a lot over the previous few years. Thanks to the occasions of Absolute Carnage this week, a couple of Ghost Riders took middle stage as soon as once more, with one in every of them assembly their finish by the hands of Cletus Kasady.
WARNING: This article incorporates main spoilers from Absolute Carnage: Symbiote of Vengeance #1! Continue studying at your individual danger…
In Absolute Carnage: Symbiote of Vengeance, a tie-in to Marvel’s Absolute Carnage occasion, Johnny Blaze sends an astral projection to Earth to seek out fellow Rider Danny Ketch. He asks Danny to seek out Alejandra Jones, one other Rider residing in South America. She performed host to a Symbiote at one level so she’s a goal for Carnage, Johnny desires to verify she’s protected.
Long story quick, Danny finds Alajendra and so they struggle Carnage collectively, but it surely would not finish nicely for Alejandra. Carnage accomplishes his mission, ripping out her backbone and consuming it to be able to add her Codex to his rising assortment. She’s despatched to the part of hell reserved for Spirits of Vengeance the place she meets up with Johnny. He finally ends up serving to her possess a small girl within the village the place Carnage discovered her, preventing off the villain and conserving the opposite individuals protected. That course of solely lasts a short while, although, and Alejandra returns to hell.
The ebook ends with Johnny telling Alejandra he has a few Spirits he desires her to fulfill, revealing a whole military of earlier Ghost Riders. This in fact units up the brand new Ghost Rider sequence launching later this 12 months.
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