‘RWBY’ Creator Monty Oum Has Died

RWBY creator Monty Oum tragically passed away yesterday. He had spent a week in a coma after having an allergic reaction during a medical procedure. He was only 33 years old.

Instead of sending gifts or flowers to the family, it’s been reccomended instead to:

[D]o something creative. Use your imagination to make the world a better place in any way that you can. If you know Monty like we do, then you know he would certainly be doing that if he were able to

RWBY has certainly left an impact on the nerd community, and his contributions will certainly be missed.

Via Roosterteeth

Trae Dorn

Trae Dorn has been staffing conventions for over twenty years, and is a co-founder of Wisconsin’s longest running Anime convention No Brand Con. Trae also wrote and drew the now completed webcomic UnCONventional, and produces the podcasts BS-Free Witchcraft, On This Day With Trae, Stormwood & Associates, and The Nerd & Tie Podcast. This leads many to ask when the hell they have time to actually do anything anymore. Trae says they have the time because they “do it all quite poorly.”

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