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Looking at ‘The Legend of Korra’ as a Synthesis of Superhero Stories
When the long-awaited follow-up series to Avatar: The Last Airbender, The Legend of Korra, premiered on Nickelodeon in April, it was clear that creators Michael Dante DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko were trying something new. The world of Avatar, with its grounding in East Asian mysticism and dynastic Chinese history, had evolved into a more modern, democratic, 20th-Century culture...
Faith Erin Hicks Pays Comic Tribute to ‘A Wrinkle in Time,’ ‘Alien’ and More
Faith Erin Hicks is gradually colonizing my brain. Apparently, it wasn't enough that she created The Adventures of Superhero Girl, which details the events, both fantastic and mundane, in the life of an entry-level superhero; or that she wrote Friends with Boys, her recently released First Second book about formerly homeschooled girl navigating the perils of high school while being haunted by a g
Gene Yang on the ‘Avatar: The Last Airbender’ Comics Leading to ‘Legend of Korra’ [Interview]
Avatar: The Last Airbender is easily one of the greatest animated shows of all time. Even after the show's three-year arc came to a satisfying conclusion, I wanted more. Fortunately, the creators of the show were happy to oblige: Not only does the world of the show return with the debut of the new animated series Avatar: The Legend of Korra on April 14, but Dark Horse has been releasing a series o
Parting Shot: 3 New ‘Legend of Korra’ Videos Emerge for ‘Avatar: The Last Airbender’ Sequel
Three new videos have emerged for Nickelodeon's upcoming The Last Airbender: Legend of Korra, the sequel to the much-beloved Avatar: The Last Airbender cartoon. Set 70 years in the future after Avatar, the upcoming animated series follows a spirited protagonist named Korra who has mastered Earth, Water and Fire-bending -- all of which she uses to kick some serious butt in the new clips -- on her
‘The Last Airbender: Legend of Korra’ Comic-Con Teaser Arrives Online [Video]
Nickelodeon let loose its first animated look at the 70-years-later sequel to Avatar: The Last Airbender this past week at Comic-Con. Created by the original Avatar team of Michael DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko the new series, The Last Airbender: Legend of Korra, introduces viewers to protagonist Korra, a powerful teenaged bender who has mastered Earth, Water and Fire-bending and is on a journey t
Make Your Own Geeky LEGO Minifigures with the BrickJournal Customization Guide
If you've been reading ComicsAlliance for a while, you're probably already aware that there are very few things we love more than customized LEGO creations. The idea that you can take something as simple as a toy brick and make virtually anything is one that I love to see in practice, and the same goes for the the simple but universal LEGO Minifigure that's been tricked out over the years to be ev

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