Are you anxious to watch the sequel to the beloved Nickelodeon animated series, Avatar: The Last Airbender? During Nickelodeon's annual upfront presentation (held on March 14th previewing 650 episodes of new content to the TV industry), the premiere date for the re-titled series, The Legend of Korra, was announced!
The Legend of Korra, in which the mythology of the beloved animated franchise from Avatar: The Last Airbender creators Michael Dante DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko continues. The series centers around a new Avatar named Korra, a 17-year-old headstrong and rebellious girl who continually challenges and bucks tradition on her quest to become a fully realized Avatar in a world where benders are under attack. The half-hour series will debut on Saturday, April 14, at 11:00 a.m. (all times ET/PT), as part of Nickelodeon's Saturday morning block (8AM-Noon), which has been the number-one destination for Kids 2-11 for 12 consecutive years and currently delivers more than three million total viewers each week. The Legend of Korra will air regularly on Saturday at 11:00 a.m.
Along with that announcement a new trailer was released:
If this is not enough to get you pumped up and ready for April 18 then maybe some of the development art will do the trick (below). Are you excited to enter the gates of Republic City and witness the latest Avatar's journey?
The Legend of Korra will debut on Saturday, April 14, at 11:00 a.m. (all times ET/PT)