Wow. That escalated quickly. A couple of weeks ago, it was radio silence on the next Avatar. Then came the leaks. Then came the official trailer. Now, IGN reports Legend of Korra: Book Three - Change will debut Friday, June 27th at 7pm on Nickelodeon. More after the jump.
You've seen the fan trailer for The Legend of Korra - Book Three: Change. Now seen the genuine article as Nickelodeon offers an early look at what they're promising is "an epic new season filled with new characters, adventures and more!" Check it out after the jump.
Legend of Korra co-creator Michael Dante DiMartino recently posted photos of the sound mixing booth with excited note exclaiming "Can’t believe we’ve finished an entire season’s worth of shows. We’re so proud of everyone who worked so hard to make Book 3 the best season of Korra yet!"Along with this, fan Bigby Wolf has put together an unofficial trailer for the upcoming season based on footage that has sneaked out. Get a look after the jump.
In a new video, PBS Idea Channel asks "Are Avatar: The Last Airbender and Legend of Korra Anime?" Now, you may have a quick, two letter answer to the question, but there are interesting elements to the discussion. Get a look after the jump.
The second round of The Legend of Korra was a bit rough in terms of scheduling, ratings and fan reaction. However, series co-creator Bryan Konietzko found the time to get back onto Tumblr and offer a taste of what's to come in Book 3, and this look ahead might sure up some of the ambivalence left by Book Two: Spirits. Check it out after the jump.
Nickelodeon's rapid wrap of Legend of Korra: Book 2 got a bit faster today. Episodes “Night of A Thousand Stars” and “Harmonic Convergence” were scheduled to air tonight at 8/7c on Nick. The network then promised fans that they'd offer the final two episodes online if they reblogged a message from voice actress Janet Varney 10,000 times. And the goal was quickly achieved. More after the jump.
After a brief hiatus, Legend of Korra is back this week at another new time. Co-creator Bryan Konietzko notes that the plans are to finish Book 2 of the series this month with Nickelodeon running one episode this week and next, then burning off the final four in hours blocks Novembers 15th and 22nd. More after the jump.
They really love keeping Korra fans on their toes, don't they? The latest scheduling quirk to be aware of is that on, Friday, October 18th, Nickelodeon will be airing's The Legend of Korra's “Beginnings Part 1 and Part 2″ 8 p.m. After that, the show is on hiatus until November 1. More after the jump.
TV rating for Legend of Korra started remarkably weak, and just got more concerning since then. Korra’s second book premiered on Friday, September 13 at 7:00pm to an average of 2.6 million total viewers for the hour-long opener. The second week dipped to 2.2 million viewers and the third move up slightly to 2.4 million viewers. Then came week four, in which the bottom fell out. More after the jump.
The wait is over. The Legend of Korra book 2 debuts Friday, September 13 at 7 p.m. on Nickelodeon. Set six months after the first Korra series, books 2 partially take place at the South Pole, but along with exploring the Southern Water Tribe, the focus is mainly on the mystical "Spirit World" and the history of the Avatar lineage and mythology. Get a look after the jump.
Later even than some of the voice actor were expecting, The Legend of Korra - Book 2: Spirits is now slated to kick off on Nickelodeon·this September. Beyond a new trailer for San Diego Comic Con, it was also announced that The Walking Dead's Steven Yeun joins the cast as Wan, the first Avatar, who story from 10,000 years in the past features into two episodes. More after the jump.
Back in March, Janet Varney, voice of Korra herself Tweeted that she suspected that Legend of Korra would be around"mid-April." It didn't quite make that time frame, but Nickelodeon is evidently gearing up for Book 2 with new preview footage posted on IGN. Get a look after the jump.
A key rationale for last weekend's Free Comic Day is to get potential comics/manga readers, particularly younger ones, to visit their local comic shops. As such, most publishers take their time offering digital versions. Dark Horse now has a chance to release theirs, meaning that you can grab a digital copy of their Mai Avatar story, any of this year's comics, or ones from prior Free Comic Days. More after the jump.
Free Comic Book Day is a single day - the first Saturday in May each year - when participating comic book shops across North America and around the world give away comic books absolutely free to anyone who comes into their stores. Viz is participating in the May 4 event with Dragon Ball & Rurouni Kenshin Restoration preview and It's An Ugly Doll Comic & Other Stuff. Dark Horse's offering includes a Mai Avatar: The Last Airbender story. Get a look after the jump.