At the end of this year, the iconic anti-heroes of the Marvel Comics Wolverine, Weapon X And Ghost Rider l, the Spirit of Vengeance – will unite to become the “Weapons of Vengeance”.
The House of Ideas has officially announced Ghost Rider/Wolverine: Weapons of Vengeancewhich arises from the writer Benjamin Percy (Wolverine, Ghost Rider) and by the artist Geoff Shaw (Thanos, Guardians of the Galaxy). The mini-event will kick off in August with the release of Ghost Rider/Wolverine: Weapons of Vengeance Alpha #1with cover by Ryan Stegman. The story will continue in Ghost Rider #17 And Wolverine #36 before ending in Ghost Rider/Wolverine: Weapons of Vengeance Omega #1.
“Writer Benjamin Percy he has proven to be a master of creating spine-tingling sagas for anti-heroes Marvel harder. This summer, he’ll be gathering his hits up Ghost Rider And Wolverine in an explosive new crossover: Ghost Rider/Wolverine: Weapons of Vengeance!”. Marvel’s official statement reads.
A match made in hell
In Weapons of Revenge Alpha, Percy and Shaw “will reveal the first encounter between Wolverine And Johnny Blaze! When Logan was still learning what it meant to be a X-Man and Johnny still reeling from his demonic transformation, the two fought side by side against a terrifying supernatural menace. Now, in the present, Wolverine is on the run after the shocking events of Fall of X, while Johnny is following a path of destruction. Their paths will collide again when their enemy from the past resurfaces deadlier than ever! Ghost Rider And Wolverine Do they have what it takes to defeat them once again? And what secrets will they uncover when their hunt leads them to an ultra-secret, hellish branch of the infamous Arma Plus program?”
“Wolverine it is metal. Ghost Rider it is metal. Together, adamantium and chromium weigh like HEAVY METAL!”. Percy said. “Do you know that Metallica and Iron Maiden have toured together, smashed their songs, cried in music videos? This is kind of like that. I write the scores that Geoff Shaw brings to life with pyrotechnics and guitar. A lot of fun awaits you, I assure you. This story, Weapons of Vengeance, not only unites Logan and Johnny in the present, but also tells the story of their first meeting (never seen before!). Here are the quick liner notes: When Wolverine investigates the possibility of a new Weapons Plus program, which he experiments with and specializes in Hell’s arsenal, he finds himself enlisted as a weapon of vengeance. And the only one who can stop him is Johnny Blaze. Start the engines, snap the claws.”
Written by Benjamin Percy and illustrated by Geoff Shaw, Ghost Rider/Wolverine: Weapons of Vengeance Alpha #1 will go on sale in August 2023 in the United States.