Volumes 1-3 Recap: The Story So Far

RWBY: Volumes 1-3 Recap: The Story So Far

Catch up with Ruby, Weiss, Blake, and Yang and the story of their journey to become protectors of the world of Remnant.

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  • Bloomgamer

    8 months ago

    I sitting here waiting for it to happen!!!

    • Travman_8a FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

      8 months ago

      Right I just woke up and was like holy shit it's today 

  • Sentinels

    8 months ago

    HYPE HYPE HYPE

  • theroonco

    9 months ago

    That theme tune at the end got me so nostalgic and so hyped!

  • charliemos11

    9 months ago

    plot twist: neo actually has a deep male voice and is embarrassed so she never talks but when she finally does speak its just a shameless pun like "I'm named after ice cream but but that aint mean im sweet"

    • DragonAtPlay FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

      8 months ago

      It would be funny as hell  if she sounds like Dr. Girlfriend from The Venture Brothers.

  • PatBest22 FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    9 months ago

    Recap so far; Shit be fucked, yo.

    • theroonco

      9 months ago

      To anyone in too much of a rush to watch the whole video, PatBest22's got you covered.

  • Trollbonist FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    9 months ago

    This was a delightful shotglass of hype! :D

  • AkuNoPriestess

    9 months ago

    It's Jen Taylor/Salem Right? ;p

    • Boxer2380 FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Boxor

      9 months ago

      Actually, it's Winter's voice.

    • AkuNoPriestess

      9 months ago

      Oh, It's Elizabeth Maxwell? :P 
      thanks for the answer :)

    • UnderhandDread FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

      8 months ago

      Jen Taylor voices the "Mysterious Narrator" and Salem.

      Elizabeth Maxwell voices Winter and narrates the recap as Winter.

  • ZeroKnight709 FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    9 months ago

    Volume 4: How Yang got her groove back. 

  • ZeroKnight709 FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    9 months ago

    You know what would be cool if they can swing it. Get the Death Battle guys be in a episode. 

    • UltraZero FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold OmniGeek

      8 months ago

      Still hoping for Geoff to make an appearance, like talked about in an old AH bumper. 

    • maddog2201 FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

      8 months ago

      I want to see Jeremy and hear HAFHAFHAF! as his characters attack sound. 

  • Khronos FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Whisk(e)y Adept

    9 months ago

    Cool fights, quirky characters and dialogue, good character growth...then maiming and DEATH and a huge tonal shift.

    • UltraZero FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold OmniGeek

      8 months ago

      Vol 1, everything is awesome
      Vol 2, Ok things are starting to get serious
      Vol 3, OH GOD WHY? 

  • Ironlordthemad FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    9 months ago

    This is a fantastically well cut recap, great trailer for the series as well!

  • RWBYANG FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    9 months ago

    A nice quick recap. Only 4 more days!

  • PasvSmkng FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Worst ever, of all time

    9 months ago

    The abridged series

  • BenRG FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold No Goodbyes

    9 months ago

    Hmmm...


    Monty said that Dust =/= Magic. I admit that it's a useful and easy shorthand description but still...

    • JMcAfreak

      9 months ago

      Something can be magical without being magic. Stop arguing semantics.

  • DavidtheWavid FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    9 months ago

    I'm glad they didn't spoil too much for the newbies and people who are behind. But this new voice sounds like Salem. I really hope they didn't recast Jen Taylor. 

  • Queenagentnewtexy

    9 months ago

    awesome recap.

  • BenRG FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold No Goodbyes

    9 months ago

    Is there any point for me to keep on being a Sponsor? It seems to me that all the advantages for which I'm theoretically paying have been transferred to this premium 'First' thing. 

    • Kaiser_2am_Neo FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

      9 months ago

      Well you are actually a First Member they just changed the name from Sponsor to First Member XD 

    • DavidtheWavid FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

      9 months ago

      First is the new name for sponsors.

    • Imperf3kt FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Visual Novellist

      9 months ago

      The advantages are kind of lame anyway. Whoop-de-doo, you can see videos 24 hours earlier than the rest of the world.

      Apart from a few minor other perks, the real reason to buying supporter/FIRST, is simply to support RT financially so they can make more of the content you enjoy consuming.

    • maddog2201 FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

      8 months ago

      You also get exclusives such as Day 5, Crunch time and Theatre mode, as well as live streams, though live streams don't help me much because it's either on while I'm at work (RT podcast) or starts at 3am (Off Topic Podcast).  Worth it to me, and I'm supporting my single source of video entertainment.

  • Imperf3kt FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Visual Novellist

    9 months ago

    So... I basically just watched an advertisement for "First membership"

    • DavidtheWavid FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

      9 months ago

      Yes, how outrageous for a film company to ask for donations when 95% of their content is free.

    • Imperf3kt FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Visual Novellist

      9 months ago

      @DavidtheWavid:

      That's not what I meant, I was just saying how they're somewhat shoving it in your face a lot without actually giving you any real content. The only new thing about this recap episode, was a bit of narration.

      The rest of it seemed to be all about "HEY TRY OUT FIRST MEMBERSHIP, YOU MUST GET FIRST MEMBERSHIP, HAVE YOU GOT FIRsT MEMBERSHIP YET?"

    • DavidtheWavid FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

      9 months ago

      Considering they do that every podcast, I don't even really notice it anymore.

    • Kadoneh

      9 months ago

      @Imperf3kt It's for people who haven't watched any RWBY since the end of the series. It also acts as a good little video to show new people. If you're not a fan of the Sponsor/First thing don't have it. If they already have a planned date they want to start releasing episodes of the next series, putting up a recap video before is common sense; it builds hype and gets people interested again. 

    • maddog2201 FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

      8 months ago

      First is heaps affordable anyway, why are you complaining?

  • Fulcrum42 FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Victory!!!

    9 months ago

    RWBY Volume 4:

    Team RNJR Rises

    • jimfaindel

      9 months ago

      Can't wait for the return of team CEMN tho.

  • Terra_Lupis FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    9 months ago

    Just realised where Ozpin might be. The Dragon Isle. It's the only one without a kingdom plus it mostly looks like a desert (desolate landscape).

  • Maphix FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Matt

    9 months ago

    Did we mention Pyrrha died? Because she did.

    • JayNut FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Verified RT Scrobbler

      9 months ago

       cry

    • Snowyamur Founder of the RDDT

      9 months ago

      I was actually surprised her death wasn't mentioned here. Then again, this is a general recap, so some specifics are left aside.

    • UnderhandDread FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

      8 months ago

      This seems to be a largely spoiler-free recap.

  • DanielCoope1

    9 months ago

    this isn't a hype train... this is a hype GRIM DRAGON! Best anime ever

    • RyanSnooks FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

      9 months ago

      It's not an anime

    • maddog2201 FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

      8 months ago

      It is an anime.  They've said it is multiple times. 

  • WeissColdRose FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    9 months ago

    Soon it will be the day! 

  • halsnobordr FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    9 months ago

    Just now hit me that I was Ruby's age when RWBY started, and I'm older than any of team RWBY was at the start now. Maybe a few years will have passed, so Ruby can catch up with me!

  • Boxer2380 FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Boxor

    9 months ago

    Winter's narrating?  Interesting.

    • ShadeTSW

      9 months ago

      nah. that was salem. listen closely.

    • DavidtheWavid FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

      9 months ago

      I don't know who it is, but anyone who's played Halo should be able to tell that's not Jen Taylor. Maybe a recast Salem. Maybe Winter. 

    • Remnants_Big_Bad_Wolf

      8 months ago

      It's Goodwitch

    • Boxer2380 FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Boxor

      8 months ago

      Nope, it's not Goodwitch either.  It's definitely Winter.

    • UnderhandDread FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

      8 months ago

      Yep, that was Elizabeth Maxwell.

  • archive_scrolls

    9 months ago

    *cue* carry on wayward son?

    • RWBY_SilverEyedWarrior

      9 months ago

       *Deep breath* boi.... if you don't stop now, the feels train will commence....and it has no brakes.....

  • Reaperof1000 FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold The Dark Fox

    9 months ago

    Hype_thrusters.gif

    Yeah!

  • Morrtin04

    9 months ago

    Is it bad that watching this I got feels. 

  • ColdestTooth259 FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Like a Puma

    9 months ago

    in volume 4 I wonder if yang will learn to fight better with 1 arm if she doesn't get new 1

    • RWBimbie Keeper of Poems

      9 months ago

      How to TANK, Yang Style


      Short answer: v1-3 Yang TWO ARM fighting style:

      2021009-1473521487460-YangTank_clobber.p

      Yeah.... I am pretty sure she can do equally well that with just one arm.


      They should have had IT Adam do the voice of Yang.

      That guy is freakin huge, no way he would have lost to Neo.

    • JayNut FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Verified RT Scrobbler

      9 months ago

      even if she does get a new arm, will she be stronger...
      Her semblance is the more damage she takes the stronger she is, right, now that there is permanent physical and psychological damage is her base strength increased?

    • ColdestTooth259 FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Like a Puma

      9 months ago

      speaking of neo wonder how she feels about romans death. maybe a reaction like juzo from Tokyo ghoul lol

  • JenokChoi FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    9 months ago

    The Recap was put together very well and the transitions were very smooth. Personally, i liked the narration script and the choice of each video clip picked accordingly.

  • Snowyamur Founder of the RDDT

    9 months ago

    I'm liking this direction RT is taking with RWBY. Monty would've wanted it, and they're making it happen. Go RWBY! ruby weiss blake yang

    • DavidtheWavid FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

      9 months ago

      It's not a new direction. This is where the show was always intended to go, and it's all Monty's creation until the end of Volume 9.

  • TheSnowFox FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Lone Wanderer

    9 months ago

    There is no Awesome or amazing so I left a cool.  yang Yang for the win.

  • Chief117UNSC FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold RWBY

    9 months ago

    HYPE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • GENAR FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    9 months ago

    From what I got, it's sounds to me that Ruby's team will have to come to her but it seems like an interesting idea 

  • Blackhills

    9 months ago

    Anyone else watch all three volumes to get ready for the next volume?

    • RWBY_SilverEyedWarrior

      9 months ago

      it's on crunchy roll. if you dont have premium, you can watch it...with ads though. with premium = no ads

    • Flip40 FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Potato

      9 months ago

      @RWBY_SilverEyedWarrior ...or more conveniently, on Youtube?

    • Imperf3kt FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Visual Novellist

      9 months ago

      Uhh, why not http://roosterteeth.com ?

    • DavidtheWavid FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

      9 months ago

      This is like watching people in a grocery store telling each other that Kmart sells bread.

    • RWBY_SilverEyedWarrior

      9 months ago

      @Flip40 true.. very true :)

  • jimfaindel

    9 months ago

    I am sorry, but the writing on this was terrible. I already love the show, but you are not selling it to me here.

    • PhantomsCV FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

      9 months ago

      If you already love the show... then why do you need to be sold?  It might be searching for new people to watch RWBY.  

    • Invader-Jim FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

      9 months ago

      @PhantomsCV - I fucking lurve me some RWBY, I do, but I get what he means, it just felt...off. 

      Can't really say if it was the writing, the delivery or both but yea, something didn't seem right.

  • Yukito_097 FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold That Kool Guy

    9 months ago

    If you guys wanna be more like anime, you need your recaps to be entire episodes in the middle of each season. Maybe have 5 minute-long recaps at the start of each episode, too.

    • GreyGhost9036 FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Angry Beaver

      9 months ago

      and don't forget episode long monologs where one of the main characters starts telling everyone what he did and where he was when no one could find him, despite the fact no one actually asked him for his life story. And then every episode afterwards has to include a flashback to  said monologue into their fights in order to re-explain why this specific character is fighting. BUT don't forget the side friend of said main character whose reason for fighting is to fight for the exact same reason because for some reason the side character cant make up his own mind. SO that side character also needs a flashback stating their only reason to fight is to fight for or with the main character. And said flashbacks also need to be included in all fights.

    • Yukito_097 FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold That Kool Guy

      9 months ago

      Also you need pointless side characters whose only roles are to yell out the names of the main characters' attacks whenever they happen.

    • NixieShimo FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Black Kitten

      9 months ago

      @Yukito_097 , @GreyGhost9036, and @Jessegames You are all my heroes for this conversation. It's been an unfortunately crappy day and I really needed the laugh. Couldn't breath for a second there.  gavin

  • ScottJamesMe

    9 months ago

    Yea yea, that's good and all but... What about Neo?

    • lionblaze77

      9 months ago

      Neo can be summed up as Roman's awesome daughter or partner or lover (we're not sure yet). She must avenge him and carry on the torch!

    • JayNut FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Verified RT Scrobbler

      9 months ago

      I am also curious about this silent character

  • Stellerman7

    9 months ago

    Love how light on spoilers this was. Might be able to get some of my friends to watch this series with a recap like that!

  • CaboosekilledChurch FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    9 months ago

    OMFG THIS GAVE ME CHILLS

  • Daxuran FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    9 months ago

    Boy, have we come far from Volume 1...

  • WoodenGoods FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold A Box With Wheels

    9 months ago

     All aboard the hype train! CHOO CHOO!  ruby weiss blake yang

  • bri333865 FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    9 months ago

    They all used to be so happy! *Cries* Man, I am so fucking ready and yet so fucking not ready! The anticipation is killing me!  scream
    The powdered shards of my heart are yours to pulverize more CRWBY! 

  • xses FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    9 months ago

    This trailer reminded me, "hey, Blake was right..."  The enemies didn't wait for graduation, now they will likely never graduate. Except maybe Weiss if she's in school in Atlas.

  • powerati FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    9 months ago

    My heart isn't ready yet.

  • LeocantoCosta

    9 months ago

    That was more like an extended trailer saying "hey! watch all 3 seasons!" rather than a recap.

  • Arizona_Joe FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    9 months ago

    I don't have a good feeling for this season soley based on the faces the girls are making in this thumbnail. They all look like they just saw their dog get run over. I hope there's some lightheartedness and not mostly Jon and Yang's Dad.

  • Tristan_D FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    9 months ago

    I'm still going to rewatch the entire series leading up to s4, my friends think I'm crazy because I do it every year with game of thrones, I have lots of free time

  • Countryen FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold German Geeky Fan

    9 months ago

    Thank you for the refresh ... now I want to watch the previous episodes again :D

    I kinda don't like that the video addresses the "volumes" directly - ruining the moment a bit for me.

     ruby weiss blake yang

    • Adonalsium FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Oh no.

      9 months ago

      You fucking put them in the wrong order and its making me so mad

    • josoi FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

      9 months ago

      ruby weiss blake yang

      FTFY

  • lionblaze77

    9 months ago

    Romannnnn ;-;