The Battle for Heaven Begins in "Ghost Riders: Heaven’s on Fire" #1!

Tue, July 7th, 2009 at 2:48pm PDT

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CBR News Team, Editor

Official Press Release

The renegade angel Zadkiel finally conquered the celestial city of heaven and now the only obstacles in his way are the Ghost Riders! Danny Ketch and Johnny Blaze, the two remaining Spirits of Vengeance, must team up to stop Zadkiel in Ghost Riders: Heaven’s on Fire #1! The Write Stuff acclaimed scribe Jason Aaron (Wolverine: Weapon X) joins with rising star artist Roland Boschi for an action packed supernatural epic! As the two wayward brothers join forces, their only hope to save the world may be… the antichrist? The race is on as Zadkiel and his obsequious minions act to thwart Biblical prophecy by killing the newly born antichrist! This is the perfect jumping on point for fans new and old who’ve been captivated by Aaron’s lauded Ghost Rider series! Plus, don’t miss two covers by superstar artist Jae Lee!

See what critics are saying about Jason Aaron’s thrilling run on Ghost Rider:

“Jason Aaron has been writing the best Ghost Rider comics in history over the past year and a half, and I want to see what he has planned for the epic conclusion.” – Timothy Callahan, ComicBookResources.com

“This is as good as it gets. You really need to pick this comic up. Hell, you need to go back and pick up Aaron's entire run. You won't be sorry.” – Paul Brian McCoy, Comicsbulletin.com

“Fantastic… Aaron continues to showcase his ability to keep a book consistently readable.” – Daniel Crown, IGN.com

Marvel urges retailers to check their orders on all Ghost Riders: Heaven’s on Fire issues, as the series is highly anticipated by fans and critics alike. What can Johnny Blaze and Danny Ketch do to bring down the ever powerful Zadkiel? Watch the thrills and twists unfold—and explode—in Ghost Riders: Heaven’s on Fire #1!

GHOST RIDERS: HEAVEN'S ON FIRE #1 (of 6) (JUN090535)
GHOST RIDERS: HEAVEN’S ON FIRE #1 (of 6) VARIANT (JUN090536)
Written by JASON AARON
Penciled by ROLAND BOSCHI
Cover & Variant Cover by JAE LEE
Parental Advisory …$3.99
FOC – 7/14/09, On Sale – 8/5/09

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TAGS:  ghost rider, jason aaron, jae lee, marvel comics

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