Volume 1Edit

The First StepEdit

I don't think sloths make a lot of noise.
—Ren, in response to Nora Valkrie's suggestion for a secret signal

The Emerald ForestEdit

I still don't think that's what a sloth sounds like.
—Ren, after Nora uses the secret signal to communicate

Players and PiecesEdit

Nora... Please... Don't ever do that again.
—Ren, on Nora's decision to ride on an Ursa


She's been having this recurring dream for nearly a month now.
—Ren, after Nora finishes her story

Volume 2Edit

Welcome to BeaconEdit

Thank you!
—Ren, to Neptune Vasilias

Burning the CandleEdit

And I you.
—Ren, to Jaune Arc
Jaune, what is this all about?
—Ren, asking why Jaune is acting out of the ordinary.

Dance Dance InfiltrationEdit

Wait, what is happening?
—Ren, expressing confusion


Team RWBY has always performed exceptionally in the field. We should be focusing on our own mission.
—Ren, reassuring Jaune

Volume 3Edit

New Challengers...Edit

Sure, why not...
—Ren, when Jaune tells him to distract May Zedong
How do I bring a flower?
—Ren, about "Flower Power"


It wasn't alone.
—Ren to Coco Adel, on how the Nevermore made it past Vale's defenses

Battle of BeaconEdit

—Ren, identifying the new Grimm

End of the BeginningEdit

The journey will be perilous, and whether we'll find answers at the end is entirely uncertain.
—Ren, to Ruby

Volume 4Edit

The Next StepEdit

But 'junior' isn't a color.
—Ren, to Nora
Well, I suppose we don't have to grow out of everything.
—Ren, about Jaune's Pumpkin Pete hoodie
He certainly does.
—Ren, commenting on Jaune cleaning up nicely


We should go. It's not safe here.
—Ren, disagreeing with the suggestion to bury the Dying Huntsman's body

Tipping PointEdit

You might think of it as Anima's Mountain Glenn, had it never been completed. Years ago, the richest members of Mistral were unhappy with how the Kingdom was being run.
—Ren talks about Oniyuri to his team
Frustrated with the council, they pooled their resources together to build their own city, with their own laws. They hoped that one day, it could maybe even become its own Kingdom. Many thought it would be the future.
—Ren talks about Oniyuri to his team
I know my parents did.
—Ren mentions his parents to his team for the first time

Two Steps Forward, Two Steps BackEdit

We're not going to find anything! We just have to press on!
—Ren, about Ruby's suggestion to scavenge for medicine


We have to be brave.
—Young Ren to Young Nora, hiding together during Kuroyuri's destruction
We never get the easy path, do we?
—Ren, to Nora, as they hike the mountain
—Ren, realizing that the Nuckelavee is heading again to Kuroyuri, where Qrow, Jaune and Ruby are

No Safe HavenEdit

For myself.
—Ren, as he decapitates the Nuckelavee
Minor Characters