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But perhaps victory is in the simpler things that you've long forgotten. Things that require a smaller, more honest soul.
~ Ozpin


Ozpin is the headmaster of Beacon Academy. He is introduced in the episode "Ruby Rose", inquiring Ruby Rose about where she learned how to fight, her future goals, and her desire to join his school. He is frequently seen with his cane despite having no visible motor impairment.

In secret Ozpin runs a group which consists of several individuals whose goals are keeping the people of Remnant safe from both the Grimm and other unseen threats to peace. Known members include Professor Ozpin, Glynda Goodwitch, Qrow Branwen, General James Ironwood and the headmasters of Shade and Haven Academies.

At the beginning of "The Next Step", it is indicated that the villains believe Ozpin to be killed by Cinder's hand, though in "Of Runaways and Stowaways", doubt is cast on this when Salem interrogates Cinder about the matter once more. In "Family", Ozpin speaks to a Mistral farmhand named Oscar Pine through a connection later revealed in "Punished" to be that their souls have combined.

Powers and Stats

Tier: 7-A | High 7-A

Name: Ozpin

Origin: RWBY

Gender: Male

Age: Thousands of years old (Varies physically depending on who his soul is merged with)

Classification: Human, Huntsman

Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Immortality (Type 6, though this isnt applicable for combat), Able to manipulate and use his Aura (Ki/Chi) defensively (Enhances his natural durability), offensively (Enhances his striking power and sharpens his senses), and to unlock the Aura of another person, Forcefield Creation, Highly skilled in hand-to-hand combat, Afterimage Creation, Power Bestowal, Magic

Attack Potency: Mountain level (Fought equally against Cinder Fall with the Fall Maiden's powers and visibly injured her) | Small Island level (A substantial portion of his power was used to give all four of the Maiden's their power, only leaving him somewhat weakened as a result)

Speed: Massively Hypersonic+ (Easily blitzed Cinder with the Fall Maiden's powers before she could react, was too fast for Cinder to land a hit on him on-screen)

Lifting Strength: At least Class M (Superior to Qrow Branwen and by extension is far stronger than Ruby Rose and her physically stronger teammates)

Striking Strength: Mountain Class | Small Island Class

Durability: Mountain level (Tanked attacks from Cinder Fall with Fall Maiden's powers), higher via Forcefields | Small Island level

Stamina: High

Range: Extended melee range with his cane

Standard Equipment: His cane

Intelligence: High (Ozpin has thousands of years of combat experience due to merging his soul with countless others in order to protect Remnant. He secretly runs a group whose goals are keeping the people of Remnant safe while managing a top-tier high school, is a capable strategist and leader, has the ability to persuade even volatile personalities to co-operate with his plans, and knows the right balance of firmness and kindness to get the desired results from his subordinates)

Weaknesses: Continual use of his Aura will cause it to decay to the point where he can be left weakened or even incapacitated.

Key: Weakened | Prime/The Wizard


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