Quote:Nope, Crossroads bonded him to Zarathos again, and it was later stated after Crossroads that Blackheart left them bonded but suppressed Zarathos within Blaze.
Quote:In any even the Rider in Avengers 10,000BC cannot be the Rider that Reyes hosts.
You would have to remind me where that happened with Blackheart, as I do not remember. In Crossroads he was not bonded to him at the end of the issue anymore. At least if I remember right.
And in Aaron's and Way's runs it is fairly clearly stated as angelic.
After Zarathos was turned to stone at the end of Midnight Sons, Blackheart rebonds his essence to Blaze in Crossroads. After Blackheart was defeated, Zarathos was still in Blaze but shutdown by Blackheart until Zarathos began to reawaken within Blaze.