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Spoilers for the first four volumes of RWBY are unmarked.

The sheer number of memes generated by the RWBY fandom has become so much that each 3-volume arc now has its own page. In addition, Volumes 3 and 7's folders are split into two because of their sheer size, and Volume 8 has been split into two separate folders due to the two-month hiatus that occurred halfway through the volume.

Memes originating from RWBY Chibi are listed on that show's YMMV page.


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  • This is the day we've waited for. Explanation 
  • Aura Explanation 
  • Cyborg Jaune Explanation 
  • Kerry Who? Explanation 
  • Dishwasher can see the future! Explanation 
  • And, to the surprise of no one, X is Y. Explanation 
  • Describing the series via references.Explanation 
  • Potatoes. Potato Explanation 
    • Now an Ascended Meme, with the Grimm Eclipse game's lowest quality setting being "Potato" (albeit "potato" video quality is a joke all by itself).
  • Combat Skirts Explanation 
  • ORA ORA ORA ORA ORA Explanation 
  • Entire Team. Explanation 
  • Bellabooty. Explanation 
  • The idea that the world of Remnant is populated entirely by homosexuals. Explanation 
  • "That was Mojojoj fast" Explanation 
  • Weiss you useless lesbian! Explanation 
  • Best girl Explanation 
  • We crashed the servers... again. Explanation 
  • Red Sun Explanation 
  • (Adjective) Weiss Explanation 
  • To Be Continued Explanation 
  • On that day, humanity received a Grimm reminder... Explanation 
  • Pyrrha plushExplanation 
    • The Great One Explanation 
  • The RWBY War of 2017Explanation 
  • Ground Rules, G R O U N D R U L E S Explanation 
  • "Looks like they've been taking tips from ArcSys." Explanation 
  • Fans telling Monty Oum that he needs to get some sleep. Explanation 
  • "God DAMNIT, Barb!" Explanation 
  • Jaune has a Mexican cousin called "Juane". Explanation 
  • Character X is trapped on the moon and is writing a Moon-Log. Explanation 
  • Scarletisms Explanation 
  • Drunkle Qrow Explanation 
  • Everyone is Neo Explanation 
    • You thought this would be [X] but it was me, Neo! Explanation 
  • Cinder is a BBA/17 years old. Explanation 
  • The Law of Mercury/Neo/Adam Explanation 
  • Overall, there's almost an unspoken rule that characters have the same personality as their voice actors. Explanation 
  • HAP HAP! Explanation 
  • Calling Ironwood "Daddy." No, seriously. Explanation  Turns out the animators weren't much different.
  • Adam the Edgelord. Explanation 
    • "It's time I got what I deserved." Explanation 
  • "I've always wanted a litter!" Explanation 
  • Mam of the year Explanation 
  • Where's Mercury? Explanation 
  • Cinder did nothing wrong Explanation 
  • Beehaw! Explanation 
    • Yorse Explanation 
    • "Don't worry, we're safe." Explanation 
    • Hiatuses be like "Bonjour" Explanation 
  • Cinder's overly elaborate costume budget Explanation 
  • Weiss the jobber. Explanation 
  • Pyrrha is a CanadianExplanation 
  • "Oh grapes!"Explanation 
  • Cinder is a Yandere Explanation 
  • Hiatus Madness Explanation 
    • Earband BlakeExplanation 
    • Yeecaw Explanation 
  • Trust the transcripts! Explanation 
  • When's the soundtrack? Explanation 
  • "Hey did you know RWBY is in Doctor Sleep?!" Explanation 
  • "Baby!" "NO!" Explanation 
    • Tall Wife, Small Wife, Wife Prime Explanation 
  • Things that will happen before a full Ruby and Blake conversation: Explanation 
  • Blake Biladonna Explanation 
  • The Schneenis Explanation (NSFW) 
  • Arryn the gremlin Explanation 
  • "Neo is the most popular character because she doesn't talk." Explanation 
  • "Half the plot is caused by people loving Blake... and I can understand that." Explanation 
  • Is this Summer?Explanation 
  • Oscar LimeExplanation 
  • Cinder's nine fansExplanation 
  • Buzz buzz, buzz buzz...Explanation 
  • The Merch Shipping Saga Explanation 
  • Liveblog LoveExplanation 
  • YirdExplanation 
    • YanimalsExplanation 
    • Did Yang Xiao Long hatch from an egg? Explanation 
  • Penny's HRT Glow-upExplanation 
    • Ruby loves the Robo-Booty Explanation 
  • Team YANG Explanation 
    • Gunther is a God Explanation 
  • Here we are living in fear and it's AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAExplanation 
  • Spam the catgirl/Happy Birthday Blake! Explanation 
  • Kdin, Robin Hood Lore ExpertExplanation 
    • Maid Marian should have been a lion.Explanation 
    • Robin Hood is a himboExplanation 
    • "When am I going to see a badass Maid Marian?" "Aren't you already voicing one?" Explanation 
  • Atlesian Pizza EttiquiteExplanation 
  • Cinder/Mercury can't read Explanation 
    • Cinder's secret language Explanation 
    • Emerald teaching Cinder and Mercury how to read Explanation 
  • Winter dyes her hair/Black-haired Winter Explanation 
  • Emerald was Ruby's first crushExplanation 
    • Gee Ruby/Weiss/Blake/Penny, how come Rooster Teeth let you have two girlfriends?Explanation 
  • Like imagine you’re under attack by nightmare monsters and the person who saves you is Paris Hilton, that’s gotta be wild, right?Explanation 
    • Team RWBY canonically consists of Paris Hilton, an ex-PETA member, a disgraced athlete, and Some Girl who only became relevant when announcing the most disturbing news update of the decade. And it’s the Some Girl who’s in charge of everyone.Explanation 
  • Yang's thumbstroke of loveExplanation 
  • Buff YangExplanation 
    • Buff RWBYExplanation 
  • Somebody get Eddy off Twitter!Explanation 
  • Qrow just keeps adopting kids!Explanation 
  • Maiden Thigh-HighsExplanation 
  • Homestuck comparisonsExplanation 
    • Cinder is VriskaExplanation 
  • Chibi told us!Explanation 
  • i like ur bow. it goes gr8 with ur............ PA JAM JAMS Explanation 
  • Yang's Coconut Wife/Bloconut Explanation 
    • YangoExplanation 
    • FRWBYExplanation 
    • Lime Ren Explanation 
  • Jaune gets a harem.Explanation 
    • Or notExplanation 
  • Princess MaynonokeExplanation 
  • RWBY KebabExplanation (spoilers) 
  • Yang can't be a lesbian, her boobs are too big!Explanation 
  • Pin the blog on the lesbian/Form the MegaYang!Explanation 
  • is rwby worth watching (I hate women)Explanation 


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  • Hot For Teacher playing whenever Glynda shows up. note 
  • "I want to go home. I want to look at pictures of puppies on the internet." note 
  • That defies physics!note 


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