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Cover to Rat Queens #1

Rat Queens is published by Image Comics. Current price per issue is $3.99.

Publication DatesEdit

Last IssueEdit

Rat Queens Special: Swamp Romp: 10 Apr 2019

Current IssueEdit

Rat Queens #16: 19 Jun 2019

Next IssueEdit

Rat Queens #17: 31 Jul 2019


Irregular series.


Main CharactersEdit

  • Hannah Vizari - Rockabilly Elven Mage
  • Violet Blackforge - Hipster Dwarven Fighter
  • Dee - Atheist Human Cleric
  • Betty - Hippy Smidgen Thief


  • Sawyer Silver- Guard Captain, reformed assassin
  • Lola - City Guard Sergeant
  • Braga - Peaceful Orc Barbarian
  • Tizzie - Prim & Proper Wizard, leader of the Peaches
  • Orc Dave - Quiet Orc Druid, part of Four Daves
  • Dave - Gnome Illusionist
  • Dave - Desert Ranger
  • Dave - Dwarven Fighter


  • Old Lady Bernadette - shopkeeper
  • Gerrig Lake- leader of the Merchant's Guild

Minor CharactersEdit

  • Faeyri - Betty's romantic interest, who doesn't want all that adventuring drama
  • Barrie Blackforge - Violet's brother

Other Characters/Places/ThingsEdit

  • Palisade
  • Abandoned Wizard's Tower

Recent StorylinesEdit

Rat Queens #16 Edit

This is the current issue, and therefore no story information will be posted about this issue. Please check your local comic shop for copies of this issue.

Rat Queens Special: Swamp Romp Edit

Rat Queens #15 Edit

Rat Queens #14 Edit

Rat Queens #13 Edit

Rat Queens #12 Edit

Rat Queens #11 Edit

Rat Queens Special: Neon Static Edit

Rat Queens #10 Edit

Rat Queens #9 Edit

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Rat Queens #7 Edit

Rat Queens #6 Edit

Rat Queens Special: Orc Dave #1 Edit

Rat Queens #5 Edit


Trade PaperbacksEdit

  • Rat Queens, vol. 1: Sass and Sorcery - Collects vol. 1 #1-5. "Who are the Rat Queens? A pack of booze-guzzling, death-dealing battle maidens-for-hire, and they’re in the business of killing all god’s creatures for profit. It’s also a darkly comedic sass-and-sorcery series starring Hannah the Rockabilly Elven Mage, Violet the Hipster Dwarven Fighter, Dee the Atheist Human Cleric and Betty the Hippy Smidgen Thief." - WorldCat - ISBN 1607069458 - Kindle
  • Rat Queens, vol. 2: The Far Reaching Tentacles of N'rygoth - Collects vol. 1 #6-10. "While Dee may have run from her past, the bloated, blood-feasting sky god N'rygoth never really lets his children stray too far." - WorldCat - ISBN 9781632150400 - Kindle
  • Rat Queens, vol. 3: Demons - Collects vol. 1 #11-15. "Having survived the end of the world, the Queens follow Hannah back to where it all began: Mage University. A long perilous journey awaits the Rat Queens as they attempt to find out what happened to Hannah's father while battling their own demons." - WorldCat - ISBN 9781632157355 - Kindle
  • Rat Queens, vol. 4: High Fantasies - Collects vol. 2 #1-5. "Palisade is still a rat-infested hell hole, and Violet, Hannah, Dee, Betty, and the brand-new Queen, Braga are the only hope of saving it! It’s been a long time since they’ve done a good slaughter, so join them as they get back to the basics of killing monsters and drinking away the profits!" - WorldCat - ISBN 9781632158994 - Kindle
  • Rat Queens, vol. 5: The Colossal Magic Nothing - Collects vol. 2 #6-10 & Orc Dave Special. "Palisade has a new resident: a strange wizard who wants to end the suffering of others. As the Queens disappear one by one, Betty uncovers a terrifying truth that finally reveals the events following Hannah’s imprisonment in a magical void." - MAY180229 - WorldCat - ISBN 9781534306776 - Kindle



Leftover Useful InformationEdit

Creative TeamEdit

Writer/Creator: Kurtis J. Wiebe.

Volume 1Edit

Artist/Covers: Roc Upchurch.

Volume 2Edit

Artist/Covers: Owen Gieni

Publishing HistoryEdit

  • Volume 1: #1-16, 2013-2016
  • Volume 2: #1- , 2017-present

Future Publication DatesEdit

Dates subject to change at the whims of the publisher or distributor. Please see the Diamond Shipping Lists for current information.

Rat Queens #17: 31 Jul 2019
Rat Queens #18: 11 Sep 2019

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