The first official images from Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance have just been released and we've included them for you to see.

The sequel is directed by Mark Neveldine and Brian Taylor, and is expected to be darker and scarier in tone. The movie is scheduled to be released on February 17, 2012 and stars Nicolas Cage, Idris Elba, Johnny Whitworth, Ciaran Hinds, and Violante Placido.

Source: Empire