Looks like Phobia & co. got out of town just in time.

Yes, this is all canon. Inconsequentia is the new Cuckoo Kingdom. The king is dead. Long live the Cuckoo King. More importantly, that royal guard who wanted to be friends with Phobia but changed his mind once he learned she wasn’t sexually available is a pet bird chained to a perch forever now.

 --DaisyFM