|“||I must object. They should not fight each other. We're teammates, and we have to learn together. This just undermines the goal.||„|
|~ Arslan to Xanthe Rumpole on her teaching methods|
Arslan Atlan is a minor hero in the animated web series RWBY and a major supporting character in the 2020 novel RWBY: Before the Dawn. She is the leader of Team ABRN.
She is voiced by Ami Naito in the Japanese dubbed.
Arslan appears as a dark skinned teenage female with olive green eyes and spiky platinum blonde hair with a red hairpin and wears a yellow robe with a black tube top, black pants, sports tape and/or bandages wrapped slightly above her feet and on her arms, black shoes, A red bead necklace, and a red sash with a white symbol on it.
Arslan participates in the Vytal festival with her team: Bolin Hori, Reese Chloris, and Nadir Shiko. During the tournament Arslan and her team take on Team RWBY and are ultimately defeated. Arslan and her team take part in the Battle of Beacon against invading Grimm, White Fang soldiers, and Atlesian machines infected with the Black Queen Virus with Arslan and her team being observed slaying a Death Stalker. After the fall of Beacon Arslan and her team returned to Haven Academy but were given a vacation by the headmaster Leonardo Lionheart. After the Battle of Haven Arslan and her team transferred to Shade Academy in Vacuo along with Team SSSN.
RWBY: Before the Dawn