For the original Winter Maiden, see Winter (maiden).
Winter Schnee is the elder sister of Weiss and Whitley Schnee and a Specialist in the Atlesian Military’s Special Operatives unit. She is first mentioned in “A Minor Hiccup“. She first appeared in the series itself in the episode, “It’s Brawl in the Family“.
Despite being the eldest child, Winter’s right to inherit the Schnee Dust Company was abdicated upon her decision to join the Atlesian Military.
After being wounded in “The Enemy of Trust“, Winter chose to stay with Ironwood rather than go with Weiss and her friends, but she allowed them to escape to give them a head start. Thus, she has since become a sympathetic antagonist for Ruby’s Group.
Winter is a tall and fair-skinned young woman with slate-blue eyes. She wears her white hair tied up in a bun, high on the left side of the back of her head, while her bangs are shaped around the right side of her face, a small curled lock of hair reaching almost to her…