Update 07-01: The ending of the Volume 9 teaser shows an Early 2023 date, officially confirming the delay.
On Thursday, June 30th, 2022, at the RTX Austin 2022 FIRST Night panel, crew members stated that Volume 9 will be releasing ‘Early 2023’.
So far no official channels have confirmed this information, but both attendees and RT staff have posted about the delay. It appears that more information will follow in Friday’s RWBY panel. In the meantime, here are all the RWBY news we have compiled from RTX.