Lucifer is the name of the Devil figure found in the Christian Bible,[3] but the truth and lines are blurried, with many demons posing as Satan[1][14] while capitalizing on the human belief of a single lord of evil, "Satan",[11][14] many of those sometimes merging into a gestalt entity,[1] and many sharing and usurping each others' identities.

Please see the general "Satan" page for more details.

Lucifer was originally an angel but was cast out to Hell after having led a rebellion against God.[15]

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Lucifer was originally an Angel of Heaven.[15]


According to one story he is responsible for leading an army of angels to banish the demonic N'Garai from Earth[15][1] approximately one million years ago.[16]


For more information on this event, please consult the War in Heaven age.

At some point afterwards Lucifer led a rebellion of up to one-third of the angelic host in an attempt to take over heaven from God. His revolt failed. Lucifer accused God of loving his human creations more than the angels that lie in heaven. As punishment for his attempted takeover he and his lieutenants Beelzeboul, Kazann, Olivier, Pazuzu, Xaphan and others were all cast cast down into Hell where they became demons. Lucifer eventually rose to claim dominion over a realm of hell in the shadows, became known as the Prince of Lies,[1] and announced his new name as The Devil.[citation needed] Though some speculate to whether the Devil is actually real since he has not been seen for millennia.[17]

Still having the form of an angel, Lucifer/Marduk was proposed the Covenant by God, and defied him, stating that as a supreme being, he could change the rules whenever he wished. God consequently agreed to step away.[10]

Modern Age

Ghost Rider

According to Johnny Blaze's memories,[18] when Blaze performed a ritual to summon the Devil trying to save his adoptive father, Crash Simpson, from cancer, Lucifer appeared to Johnny and accepted to make a pact with him, removing the cancer from Simpson. However, Crash died soon afterwards in a motorcycle accident during a performance at Madison Square Garden. Lucifer would eventually return to Blaze, wanting to bring his soul with him to Hell.[2][18] However, behind the scenes, the rebel Archangel Zadkiel decided to use that situation as an opportunity: unwillingly summoned by Roxanne Simpson, he bonded the Spirit of Vengeance named Zarathos to Johnny Blaze, giving birth to the Ghost Rider, the new incarnation of Heaven's black-ops soldier.[19]

Lucifer eventually employed a minor demon, who was already on Earth as the Satan's Servants leader Curly Samuels, into posing as Blaze's father Crash in order to take his soul back to Hell.[20]

Escaping from Hell

After Johnny Blaze died,[21] he ended up in Hell, where his soul was tortured by Lucifer.[6] Since the Rider was able to escape Hell without the need of being summoned by someone,[22] Lucifer tricked Blaze into taking the demon with him while he was escaping from Hell.[6] However, where Lucifer arrived on Earth, he split into 666 different fragments which possessed recently-deceased corpses. As one of the bodied died, the fragment of its strength would increase the power of the other fragments. This way, Lucifer was planning to have a complete full-form on Earth, which was enough to kill and destroy forever the Ghost Rider.[22]

Lucifer's fragments had possessed several corpses,[21] including the recently killed Steven Levins, also known as the Jack O'Lantern.[23]

Before his plan could be completed Ghost Rider made one of the hosts brain dead tricking Lucifer into fighting him at only half of his power. Once that host was defeated and before it could full materialize in the last host, the last host was killed sending Lucifer back to hell.[citation needed]

Power Grid [24]
Energy Projection
Fighting Skills
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Lucifer possesses vast supernatural power, which is apparently inherent within him.[citation needed]

Superhuman Strength: Lucifer possesses a degree of superhuman strength. He is capable of using his magical powers to augment his strength, but to an unknown degree.[citation needed]

Superhuman Speed: Lucifer is capable of running and moving at speeds greater than even the finest human athlete.[citation needed]

Superhuman Stamina: The various mystical energies flowing through Lucifer's body augments his musculature so that it generates virtually no fatigue toxins during physical activity. As a result, Lucifer possesses almost limitless superhuman stamina.[citation needed]

Superhuman Durability: The tissues of Lucifer's body, while similar in appearance to a human's, are considerably tougher and more resistant to injury than the tissues of a human being. Lucifer's body is virtually invulnerable to conventional injury. He is capable of withstanding great impact forces, high caliber bullets, exposure to temperature and pressure extremes, and powerful energy blasts without sustaining injury.[citation needed]

Regenerative Healing Factor: Despite his superhuman durability, it is possible to injure Lucifer. However, his unique physiology and mystical energies enable him to rapidly recover from almost any form of injury. He is capable of regenerating almost any damaged or destroyed tissue, even missing limbs.[citation needed]

Immortality: As a demon, Lucifer is functionally immortal. He is immune to the effects of aging and is immune to all known Earthly diseases and infections. Lucifer is also beyond the need of food, water, or oxygen. If killed, he will merely reform in hell.[citation needed]

Magical Manipulation: He can use this magical energy for various effects only a few which have been shown. Known abilities include the ability to project hellfire, shapeshift, and sense lying in others.[citation needed]

Ensnare Astral Bodies: Lucifer also possesses certain powers enabling him to capture and detain the astral bodies (sheaths of the soul) of recently deceased human beings.[citation needed]

It is not known if Lucifer has jurisdiction over all the souls of humanity's recently deceased, though one source claims that Death itself is in league with Satan. It is not yet known what the prerequisite conditions are for him to be able to manipulate a human soul, nor are the precise means by which he accomplishes the feat. Apparently these conditions require that the human being in question willingly agrees to submit to Lucifer's will or at least be among the damned. A human cannot free himself from Lucifer's will unless one has a force greater then Lucifer helping (In Johnny Blaze's case Lucifer was apparently at half strength), it is also unknown is Lucifer can retain is control over someone over long periods. Lucifer does not feed on souls as other demons tend to do.[citation needed]

Netherworld Dimensional Power Tap: It is unknown if Lucifer can draw power from hell like other hell lords or if his power diminishes the longer he is away.[citation needed]


Lucifer is a master manipulator.[citation needed]


For unknown reasons, perhaps due to conditions of his banishment, Lucifer is trapped in hell. He cannot leave it under his own power like other demons or hell-lords. At best he can only send an apparition. To escape from hell, he requires the aid of an outside force.[citation needed]

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