8.5/10
81,092
177 user 25 critic

The Legend of Korra 

Clip
0:52 | Clip

Watch Now

on Prime Video

ON TV
ON DISC
ALL
Avatar Korra fights to keep Republic City safe from the evil forces of both the physical and spiritual worlds.
Reviews
Popularity
526 ( 61)

Episodes

Seasons


Years



4   3   2   1  
2014   2013   2012  
Top Rated TV #201 | 27 wins & 41 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Certificate: TV-Y7-FV Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.2/10 X  

In a war-torn world of elemental magic, a young boy reawakens to undertake a dangerous mystic quest to fulfill his destiny as the Avatar, and bring peace to the world.

Stars: Dee Bradley Baker, Zach Tyler, Mae Whitman
Gravity Falls (2012–2016)
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  

Twin siblings Dipper and Mabel Pines spend the summer at their uncle's tourist trap in the enigmatic town of Gravity Falls.

Stars: Jason Ritter, Alex Hirsch, Kristen Schaal
Justice League (2001–2004)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

Seven of the most formidable heroes form arguably the most powerful team ever.

Stars: Carl Lumbly, Phil LaMarr, Michael Rosenbaum
Phineas and Ferb (2007–2015)
Animation | Action | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Phineas and Ferb invent, scheme, and stay one step ahead of their bratty sister. Meanwhile, their pet platypus plots against evil Dr. Doofenshmirtz.

Stars: Vincent Martella, Ashley Tisdale, Thomas Brodie-Sangster
SpongeBob SquarePants (TV Series 1999)
Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

The misadventures of a talking sea sponge who works at a fast food restaurant, attends a boating school, and lives in an underwater pineapple.

Stars: Tom Kenny, Rodger Bumpass, Bill Fagerbakke
The Dragon Prince (TV Series 2018)
Animation | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

Two human princes forge an unlikely bond with the elfin assassin sent to kill them, embarking on an epic quest to bring peace to their warring lands.

Stars: Jack De Sena, Paula Burrows, Sasha Rojen
Steven Universe (TV Series 2013)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

A team of intergalactic warriors fights to protect the universe, but the combination of three highly trained beings and one quirky young boy leaves the team struggling to overcome the dangerous scenarios that are put in front of them.

Stars: Zach Callison, Deedee Magno, Michaela Dietz
Animation | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  

Two brothers find themselves lost in a mysterious land and try to find their way home.

Stars: Elijah Wood, Collin Dean, Melanie Lynskey
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  

The Dark Knight battles crime in Gotham City with occasional help from Robin and Batgirl.

Stars: Kevin Conroy, Loren Lester, Efrem Zimbalist Jr.
Danny Phantom (2004–2007)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A 14-year-old receives ghost powers and uses them to save the world

Stars: David Kaufman, Grey Griffin, Rickey D'Shon Collins
Star vs. the Forces of Evil (TV Series 2015)
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Intergalactic warrior Star Butterfly arrives on Earth to live with the Diaz family. She continues to battle villains throughout the universe and high school, mainly to protect her extremely powerful wand, an object that still confuses her.

Stars: Eden Sher, Adam McArthur, Grey Griffin
The Fairly OddParents (2001–2017)
Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

After being tortured and humiliated by his babysitter, a ten year old boy is put under the care of two fairy godparents, who can grant him almost any wish, which leads to dire consequences.

Stars: Tara Strong, Susanne Blakeslee, Daran Norris
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Janet Varney ...  Korra / ... 52 episodes, 2012-2014
Jeff Bennett ...  Shiro Shinobi - Radio Broadcaster / ... 50 episodes, 2012-2014
Dee Bradley Baker ...  Naga / ... 50 episodes, 2012-2014
P.J. Byrne ...  Bolin 47 episodes, 2012-2014
David Faustino ...  Mako 44 episodes, 2012-2014
J.K. Simmons ...  Tenzin / ... 42 episodes, 2012-2014
Seychelle Gabriel ...  Asami Sato 37 episodes, 2012-2014
Mindy Sterling ...  Lin Beifong / ... 29 episodes, 2012-2014
Logan Wells Logan Wells ...  Meelo 29 episodes, 2012-2014
Kiernan Shipka ...  Jinora / ... 25 episodes, 2012-2014
John Michael Higgins ...  Varrick / ... 22 episodes, 2013-2014
Edit

Storyline

Taking place 70 years after the events of "Avatar: The Last Airbender," this story follows the adventures of the Avatar after Aang - a passionate, rebellious, and fearless teenage girl from the Southern Water Tribe named Korra. With three of the four elements under her belt (Earth, Water, and Fire), Korra seeks to master the final element, Air. Her quest leads her to the epicenter of the modern "Avatar" world, Republic City - a metropolis that is fueled by steampunk technology. It is a virtual melting pot where benders and non-benders from all nations live and thrive. However, Korra discovers that Republic City is plagued by crime as well as a growing anti-bending revolution that threatens to rip it apart. Under the tutelage of Aang's son, Tenzin, Korra begins her airbending training while dealing with the dangers at large. Written by Nickelodeon Publicity

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Find the light in the dark.


Certificate:

TV-Y7-FV | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Official Facebook | Official site | See more »

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 April 2012 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Last Airbender: The Legend of Korra See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

DTS (DTS HD Master Audio)| Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

General Iroh, Zuko's grandson who is named after Zuko's uncle, is voiced by the same voice actor who played Zuko in the original series, Dante Basco. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Anime Abandon: Spawn (2014) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more »

User Reviews

 
Barely a sequel
30 June 2018 | by joshkej-84077See all my reviews

The reason why Avatar: The Last Airbender was so great was because it took a fairly simple good vs evil conflict, and as the story progressed, it became more nuanced and morally gray by exploring the ambitions of the heroes and villains.

The exact opposite holds true for The Legend Of Korra, where every season starts off with the potential for a complex and nuanced story, yet almost always turns into a contrived, black & white, good vs evil conflict, and every seemingly sympathetic villain turns out to be a generic Big Bad that just used the Philosophy of the Day to hide their true intentions, with Season 2 being clearest example of this.

The characters are all bland, with the possible exclusion of Korra's teacher, Tenzin. Team Avatar itself feels extremely disconnected and its members treat eachother less like best friends and more like awkward coworkers. The humor is cringey, the romance is horrific and the writing feels like Fan Fiction at times, with some ridiculous new additions to the Avatar Universe (Pokémon Spirits, Giant Demon Kites, Laser Titans and Giant Robots FFS)

Overall, The Legend Of Korra is superficially entertaining, and what it has in visual appeal, it lacks in depth and emotion. It focuses more on trying to be edgier and darker than Avatar that it completely loses focus on crafting a good story and compelling characters, thus the supposedly "mature themes" fail to leave any impact.


11 of 15 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 177 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed