Kim Newman is a 3D animator at Rooster Teeth Productions. She animated several key scenes from RWBY Volume 3, including the death of Pyrrha Nikos, and performs motion capture for various characters. She also supplied additional voice acting for Dew Gayl in the RWBY Volume 3 episode "New Challengers..." and the Higanbana Waitress in Volume 4. She streams her art on her Twitch channel . In December 2017 she was promoted to Assistant Lead Animator for RT Animations, and exited RWBY following Volume 5 to serve as lead animator on the upcoming gen:LOCK.