The Legend of Korra Episode 1 Review: Korra Dazzles in Debut

The Legend of Korra finally started and it took me so long to write a review because my brain was unfortunately fried by how truly awesome it was. I, like many, have been waiting a long time for this show and I cannot believe how great it, and Korra, is.

From the get go, the show sets the stage. A voice (who turns out to be Tenzin, Aang’s son) narrates what has happened. The four most recent Avatars, Kyoshi, Roku, Aang and Korra strut their native element stuff in order and then we are told how Avatar Aang and Prince Zuko brought peace after the 100 year Fire Nation war. They created a new world, and in this world, their crown jewel city was named Republic City. Welcome.

Instantly we know many things. It’s explained how the world is, gives us the main setting of the show and also explains that Aang is dead. Sad news, but then with that simple news we know that this show is set many years after the last one. Seventy years it turns out but either way, we are ahead of Aang’s time. Read More...


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