This fall, RWBY fans will have the exclusive opportunity to be the first to see the newest episode of Volume 6 during the “RWBY Volume 6 Premiere” one-night event. This exclusive cinema event will feature the premiere of the first episode from“RWBY Volume 6” along with several chapters of Volume 5 to catch fans up on all the western-style anime action from the creators of RWBY.
Tickets for “RWBY Volume 6 Premiere” can be purchased atand participating theater box offices beginning on August 17.
Fathom Events and Rooster Teeth present “RWBY Volume 6 Premiere” in approximately 400 select movie theaters on Thursday, October 25 at 7:30 p.m. local time, through Fathom’s Digital Broadcast Network (DBN). For a complete list of theater locations, visit the Fathom Events website (theaters and participants are subject to change).
“We’re thrilled to partner with Fathom again for the premiere of RWBY Volume 6,” said Gray G. Haddock, head of animation at Rooster Teeth. “Events like this premiere allow the RWBY community to celebrate the launch of a new volume together, and that’s really special.”
RWBY, created by the late Monty Oum for Rooster Teeth, is set in Remnant, a future-fantasy world filled with monsters bent on destroying humanity. Fortunately, the kingdoms of Remnant have risen to combat these forces by training powerful Huntsmen and Huntresses at academies around the planet. Ruby Rose, Weiss Schnee, Blake Belladonna, and Yang Xiao Long are four such Huntresses.
The first episode of RWBY was released on Rooster Teeth’s website in July of 2013, and since become a viral hit. Volume 2 was released in July 2014, Volume 3 in October of 2015, and Volume 4 in October 2016. Volume 5 Chapter 1 debuted in 2017 at cinemas nationwide, presented by Fathom Events and Rooster Teeth.
“Fathom is proud to bring this popular anime series back to theaters nationwide,” Fathom Events CEO Ray Nutt said. “Fans don’t want to miss this opportunity to view Volume 6 Chapter 1 alongside other passionate fans.”