Rising from “War of the Witchblades” Angelus follows Dani Baptiste who now has to cope with the new situation as the Angelus. The miniseries is limited to 6 issues and written by the creative team of Witchblade: Ron Marz and Stjepan Sejic. The events of this miniseries take place directly after Witchblade 131.
Angelus by Ron Marz 01：
Taking flight from the pages of “War of the Witchblades”! Danielle Baptiste returns home to New Orleans to come to grips with her new role as the Angelus, the human bearer of the primal force of Light. To complicate matters she must sort out her undefined relationship with Finch while maintaining control of the Angelus host, some of whom covet her power.
Sabine, the leader of the Angelus Warriors and servant to the Angelus, sets up a plan to dispossess Dani as the Angelus. For this she sends some of her loyal Angelus Warriors to Hell to retrieve an ancient artifact that should help her achieving her evil plan. In Hell the Angelus Warriors have to fight Cerberus the guardian of the gate leading to the inner circles of Hell.
Dani and her friend Finch moved from New York City to New Orleans, Louisiana because Dani wants to find out what she wants to do with her life, now that she is the beare of the Angelus force. Furthermore, she wants to know if her friendship to Finch is more than just a small romance. After moving into an old house they go out to explore the city. There they are attacked by a chimera but with the help with a suddenly appearing Sabine with her warriors the creature is defeated. Sabine assures Dani that they are her loyal servants. Dani wants to know more about the Angelus force and so eventually Sabine takes her to the place where the Angelus Warriors stay while Finch is left alone in the dark streets of New Orleans.
Angelus by Ron Marz 02：
Guest Appearance by The Darkness! Danielle Baptiste, the newest bearer of The Angelus, begins to explore what this new role means for her, learning what the Angelus truly is, and how it ties into our notions angels and even Heaven itself. But as she uncovers these truths, Dani begins to realize she might have surrendered any control she has over her own life.
In Hell the Angelus Warriors are confronted with the Conductor who will bring them into the inner circle of Hell where the ancient artifact is supposed to be located. In the meantime at the place of the Angelus Warriors Dani gets to know this world a little bit better. Sabine enlightens her that she eventually has to confront the Darkness. But Dani is not to happy about that since Jackie, the bearer of the Darkness, is a friend of hers. She eventually has to choose between her being the Angelus or Dani. The Angelus Warriors and her leader Sabine are not too happy about Dani having sympathies for the Darkness and the world of mankind. This is the time when Dani realizes that she totally forgot about Finch whom she left alone in dark streets of New Orleans. So she returns at the moment when Finch got rid of two thugs who wanted to rape her. Finch is able to defend herself and Dani in her Angelus form makes the thugs flee from them. At first Finch is mad at Dani but very fast they reconcile and Dani wants Finch to meet her father. At the end Jackie Estacado is seen in Chicago where he plans to pay Dani a visit in New Orleans.
Angelus by Ron Marz 03：
Since the beginning of time, the Angelus has been diametrically opposed to the Darkness. But will Danielle Baptiste, the newest bearer of the Angelus, be able to choose her own path when confronted by sometimes ally Jackie Estacado, bearer of the Darkness?
In Hell the Angelus Warriors have reached the inner circle. There they meet Tom Judge, the bearer of the Rapture, who tells them where they can find what they are searching for. It is the Wheel of Shadows but as they try to escape from Hell they are confronted by several guardians of Hell.
In New Orleans, Dani and Finch are meeting Dani´s father, a former cop and now private detective. Finch wants him to know that Dani and herself are something like a couple but Dani is not sure about her feelings towards Finch and so she thinks that it is better to remain silent about this topic. Their meeting is interrupted when Dani´s father has to leave because of his job but as it is Mardi Gras time, Dani and Finch want to visit the event. Before that Dani wants to hit the bathroom. There she is abducted by the Darklings who take her to Jackie, the bearer of the Darkness. He wants to make clear that he wants to end this before Dani starts to hear voices that tell her that she has to get rid of the Darkness. All efforts from Dani are uselesss to convince Jackie that she does not want to kill him. So a fight starts between the two right in front of the eyes of the public enjoying Mardi Gras but their fight seems to be a show for their eyes. Sabine watches the fight from a distance and refuses to come to her rescue. She wants that Dani shows she is worthy of the Angelus force. Eventually Jackie manages to gain an advantage and the Darklings overwhelm Dani.
Angelus by Ron Marz 04：
An ARTIFACTS lead-in series!
Casting The Darkness behind her, Dani moves further into the Light to accept her new role as The Angelus. But a familiar adversary is not about to let her and her companion Finch settle into New Orleans without incident! Will Dani see the vipers in her midst before it’s too late?
Angelus by Ron Marz 05：
The ARTIFACTS lead-in series reaches its penultimate issue! Just as Dani and Finch’s relationship reaches a turning point, Dani must embrace the role of the Angelus once again, finally facing down an enemy who has lurked in the shadows and plotted her doom. Forced to make a choice between her humanity and her life as the Angelus, what will Dani choose?
Angelus by Ron Marz 06：
The ARTIFACTS lead-in series concludes!
The final battle for the mantle of the Angelus reaches its climax as Dani Baptiste takes on a foe who knows her every weakness, inside and out. Will Dani have to sacrifice everything dear to her, even her humanity, to survive?
出版社：Image｜作者：Ron Marz｜插图：Stjepan Sejic｜出版日期：2009｜格式：jpg｜册数：6v｜页数：184p｜尺寸：1280×1970px｜大小：127m｜语种：英文