This page also indexes the recap pages for the mini-series World of Remnant, whose episodes were scattered throughout Volumes 2-4 of the main show.
Warning: On these recap pages, all spoilers will be left unmarked, including for FIRST-exclusive content.
Main ShowThe web animation show that began the entire franchise. This started with four trailers that were released prior to the start of the show, each one centred one member of the titular team.
Young Ruby Rose is accepted into Beacon Academy, which trains students to become Huntsmen and Huntresses. After arriving at the academy, she and her sister, Yang Xiao Long, are paired with Weiss Schnee and Blake Belladonna. Together, they must work as a team so they can survive their battles with Remnant's monsters, chiefly the Grimm.
Many episodes in Volume 1 were split into two half-length parts, which were released and numbered separately, but combined for the DVD and Blu-Ray release. The list below reflects the original numbering, but each split episode has a single recap page.
- "Ruby Rose"
- "The Shining Beacon"
- "The Shining Beacon, Part 2"
- "The First Step"
- "The First Step, Part 2"
- "The Emerald Forest"
- "The Emerald Forest, Part 2"
- "Players and Pieces"
- "The Badge and the Burden"
- "The Badge and the Burden, Part 2"
- "Jaunedice, Part 2"
- "Forever Fall"
- "Forever Fall, Part 2"
- "The Stray"
- "Black and White"
A new semester and new challenges keep Team RWBY busy, as they train for an up-coming tournament and try figuring out their enemies' intentions.
Team RWBY competes with the world's trainee Huntsmen in the Vytal Festival Tournament for the honour of their Kingdom. As a dire threat looms over the horizon, the adult Huntsmen must wrestle with a terrible dilemma, one that leaves Beacon forever changed.
Several months after the Vytal Festival and the devastating loss of Beacon at the hands of the villainous Salem, everyone moves forward. Separated from her fellow teammates, Ruby joins forces with Jaune Arc, Nora Valkyrie and Lie Ren of Team JNPR. They travel to Mistral in a quest to learn more what Salem's faction is after.
- "Volume 4 Character Short": Features Ruby
Whether hero or villain, everyone's plans seem to involve Haven Academy. With Team RWBY finally reunited, they and Team JNR must search for a way to prevent yet another catastrophe as the academy becomes the stage for a climactic showdown.
- "Volume 5 Character Short": Features Weiss
- "Volume 5 2nd Character Short": Features Blake
- "Volume 5 3rd Character Short": Features Yang
After the battle at Mistral, Team RWBY is tasked with a crucial mission, so they decide to travel to the closed-off Kingdom of Atlas. However, before they can do so, they must contend with startling new information that could jeopardize the mission.
- "Volume 6 Character Short": Features Adam
With Teams RWBY and JNR finally entering Atlas, they must figure out who are friends and foes as they try forging alliances that can withstand the machinations of Salem's forces.
Salem's faction finally begins to carry out the full extent of their plans as they begin their invasion of Atlas. Teams RWBY and JNR must rescue as many lives as possible and prepare the rest of Remnant for the oncoming war.