After five years at the helm, Rat Queens writer Kurtis Wiebe announced he will be officially stepping down from the series. Also departing is artist Owen Gieni.
The April 2019 Image solicitation for Rat Queens Special: Swamp Romp announced the new creative team with writer Ryan Ferrier and artist Priscilla Petraites. The solicitation revealed that the pair will be taking over the ongoing series as of issue #16.
Any question of why Wiebe is leaving the series he had been on since its beginning was quickly addressed in his blog post:Continue reading “New ‘Rat Queens’ creative team announced as Wiebe, Gieni leave to form new studio”