New Season of the Legend of Korra to premiere on September 13th.The Legend of Korra is an animated television series that premiered on the Nickelodeon in 2012. It was made by Bryan Konietzko and Michael Dante DiMartino as a follow-up to their series Avatar: The Last Airbender.
The series’ hero is Korra, a 17-year old girl from the Southern Water Tribe and the re-embodiment of the Avatar after Aang’s death. Korra has mastered all four elements; fire, water, earth and wind. Unable to master the element of wind she learns from Tenzin who Aang and Katara’s son who lives near Republic City with his wife and children. Korra is strong willed and possess a fiery attitude; proves difficult to instruct in the traditional air bending and learns to harness her air bending abilities through professional bending matches. She meets Mako and Bolin of the Fire Ferrets and joins their team, after the league made an exception to allow the “Avatar” to compete. The friendship between the teammates grows, especially between Mako and Korra who then realize that the friendship between them is something more.
With Mako’s help during an anti-bending, equalist rally, Korra discovers that Amon the antagonist has the power to remove a person’s bending ability. Amon is the eldest brother of Councilman Tarrlok. While imprisoned by his brother whose real name is Noatak. Tarrlok reveals the brothers were taught to blood bend by their father a former criminal Yakone, who 42 years ago was captured by Aang and his blood bending was taken permanently. Noatak over time surpasses his father a runs away, after protecting his younger brother from their father who tries to force the two to do battle.
During the final confrontation with Amon/Noatak Korra losses all her abilities, but while trying to save Mako Korra regains her air bending. Amon is uncovered after plunging into the water.
Korra is approached by the spirit of Aang and the avatars of the past, and her manipulation of all elements is restored. She restores the bending of everyone in Republic City.
The second season Book Two titled spirits begins September the 13th on Nickelodeon.The previous season currently airs on Nicktoons.