He advises the two Spirits of Vengeance to track down supernatural allies when Danny shows the Ghost Rider a vision of Lilith and the Lilin, her demon brood who plan to rule the Earth.
Ghost Rider and Blaze 's mission runs off course a few times when they're attacked by Wolverine and the Next Wave.
The Spirits of Vengeance recruit Morbius, the Living Vampire.
Blackout allies himself with Lilith as she tracks her dirty Lilin - Skinner, Dakota, Creed, Pilgrim, Fang, Meat Market and Doc. Meanwhile, the Spirits of Vengeance find themselves up against Steel Wind and Steel Vengeance.
Ghost Rider has a distrscting confrontation with Nightmare.
The Spirits of Vengeance recruit the Darkhold Redeemers to their cause.
Lilith sends the Skinner to slow Ghost Rider and Blaze down.
The Nightstalkers (Blade, Hannibal King and Frank Drake) are recruited in preparation for the coming conflict. Their movements are also tracked by Doctor Strange.
As Lilith's plans come to fruition, Strange teleports the 'Midnight Sons' (referred to as "The Nine") to her location and her attempt to open a portal to our dimension and conquer the world is thwarted.
Follow the story in:
Ghost Rider #28
Ghost Rider & Blaze: Spirits of Vengeance #1
Ghost Rider #29 (tie-in)
Morbius, the Living Vampire #1
Ghost Rider & Blaze: Spirits of Vengeance #2 (tie-in)
Ghost Rider #30 (tie-in)
Ghost Rider & Blaze: Spirits of Vengeance #3 (tie-in)
Ghost Rider #31
- Before the battle with Lilith, Spider-Man confront Morbius in Morbius, the Living Vampire #2-4 (1992)
- Wolverine next appears in Marvel Comics Presents #109-116 (1992)
- Blaze, Ghost Rider and Dr Strange next appear when Strange helps save Danny Ketch's soul and restore him to physical form in Ghost Rider #32 (1992)
- Beast next appears in the back-up story in Uncanny X-Men Annual #16 (1992)
- The Darkhold Redeemers return in Darkhold #2 (1993)
- The Nightstalkers next appear in Nightstalkers #2 (1992)
- Morbius next appears in Midnight Sons Unlimited #1 (1993)
- Nightmare next appears in Marvel Comics Presents #117-122 (1992-1993)
- The Next Wave next appear in Silver Sable & the Wild Pack #7 (1992)
- Caretaker returns in Ghost Rider #34 (1993)
- Steel Vengeance returns in Ghost Rider & Blaze: Spirits of Vengeance #7 (1993)
- Lt Badilino makes a deal with Mephisto to become Vengeance in Ghost Rider & Blaze: Spirits of Vengeance #9 (1993)
- The arrival of the Lilin weakens the walls between dimensions allowing other supernatural creatures to break though such as the Viral Swarm during A Nightmare on Bleecker Street in Secret Defenders #1-3 (1993)
- The Midnight Sons come together again but as enemies during the Midnight Massacre beginning in Nightstalkers #10 (1993)
- Lilith next appears; the Midnight Sons clash and fail to prevent Lilith's return during Midnight Massacre in Ghost Rider/Blaze: Spirits of Vengeance #13 (1993)
- Blackout, Pilgrim, Meat Market and Fang next appear during Road to Vengeance: The Missing Link in Ghost Rider #41 (1993)
- Skinner next appears in Road to Vengeance: The Missing Link in Ghost Rider/Blaze: Spirits of Vengeance #14 (1993)
- Dr Strange becomes one of the Midnight Sons himself, when he becomes involved in the Siege of Darkness in Ghost Rider #44 (1993)
- The Darkhold Redeemers disband during Siege of Darkness in Darkhold #16 (1994)
- Ghost Rider & Blaze remain a team until Ghost Rider is killed in the final battle against the Lilith and Zarathos during Siege of Darkness in Midnight Sons Unlimited #4 (1994)
- Hannibal King and Frank Drake are killed in battle, bringing the Nightstalkers to and end in Nightstalkers #16-18 (1994)
- Ghost Rider battles the Next Wave again in Ghost Rider #56-57 (1994-1995)