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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 #21: 25 Mar 2020

Current IssueEdit

Rat Queens #22: 21 Oct 2020

Next IssueEdit

Rat Queens #23: 25 Nov 2020


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

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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 (#1-15): Owen Gieni. Writer (#16+): Ryan Ferrier. Artists/Covers (#16+): Priscilla Petraites & Marco Lasko.

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 #23: 25 Nov 2020
Rat Queens #24: 30 Dec 2020

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