Rooster Tooth has moved a few of its widespread content material, together with most Purple vs. Blue seasons, off the YouTube platform solely and onto its personal web site. Rooster Tooth senior author and showrunner for RWBY Kerry Shawcross posted a video on Thursday asserting the change, explaining that “YouTube income is simply not chopping it for us proper now.”
Shawcross stated Rooster Tooth additionally moved Camp Camp to the positioning, the place episodes will proceed to be ad-supported and free to look at. He added Rooster Tooth will get “roughly 5 – 10 instances extra worth” from advertisements it runs by itself web site, including that “animation’s exhausting and it’s costly.”
He didn’t say particularly what was moved or when, however a number of threads on Reddit from the second half of September say that many of the Purple vs. Blue collection appeared to have disappeared from YouTube.