|“||I should have died there. I thought I was going to die, but I didn’t. We didn’t die. There’s a reason for that. I’m going to make my life count. I’m not going to waste this chance.||„|
|~ Nolan Porfirio|
Nolan Porfirio is a minor hero in the animated web series RWBY and a major supporting character in the novel RWBY: Before the Dawn. He is a member of Team BRNZ and the last surviving member of said team.
He is voiced by Aaron Marquis.
Nolan appears as a teenage male with magenta hair, amber eyes and slightly tan skin. Nolan's attire consists of a white shirt with a black hoodie and jean jacket vest over it, pink sunglasses tucked into the collar of his shirt, black fingerless gloves, black boots, and ripped magenta jeans with a bandage of some kind over his left pant leg.
In Before the Dawn he is described as being thinner with dark shadows below his eyes.
Nolan is first seen attending the Vytal Festival at Beacon Academy along with the other members of his team, Brawnz Ni, Roy Stallion, and May Zedong as they take on Team JNPR in the tournament with Nolan facing Nora Valkyrie, and later the whole team is eliminated by Nora. Later the Nolan along with he other students fight in the Battle of Beacon against invading Grimm, White Fang, and Atlesian machines infected with the Black Queen virus, with Nolan being the only member of his team not killed in the battle.
RWBY:Before the Dawn