Gwen Darcy 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 a member of Team NDGO along with Nebula Violette, Dew Gayl, and Octavia Ember.
She is voiced by Mylissa Zelechowski in the English version, and by Konomi Fujimura in the Japanese version, who also voiced Neon Katt in the same series.
Gwen has mostly pale skin with brown eyes and black hair. Her outfit consists of a black, gray, and lavender dress with armor plates on the side that hold her throwing knives. She also wears light gray stockings with pale gray ballet flats
Gwen participates in the Vytal Festival with the rest of Team NDGO where they take on Team SSSN in the tournament. Gwen mostly faces Scarlet David who hoists her up onto a mast, as Gwen attempts to keep her dress up only for some of her throwing knives to fall out as Scarlet narrowly avoids them, and later is freed after Scarlet is eliminated but is eliminated with the rest of her team when Neptune Vasilias electrifies the water. Later Gwen fights in the Battle of Beacon against invading Grimm, White Fang troops, and Atlesian machines infected with the Black Queen virus, however during the battle Gwen and the rest of Team NDGO get on one of the evacuation transports after Nebula cites Beacon as a lost cause.
- Before the Dawn