Previously on Avatar: The Last Airbender: “Zuko, you fucked up.” That’s it. That’s the “previously on.” Season three. LET’S DO THIS, MOTHERTRUCKERS.Read More
Avatar: The Last Airbender
I AM SO ANGRY RIGHT NOW.Read More
In which we meet Stepford Zuko.
One more episode until the season finale!Read More
Can't the show just... go live in the Spirit World and come back later to give important advice?
Avatar fans may well have paused in whatever they were doing yesterday, some time between 5 and 6pm Eastern Time, as they suddenly felt sad for no reason that they could figure out. This may have been because of NYCC's Legend of Korra panel, the last major con appearance of the cast of the show during the tenure of the Avatar franchise.Read More
Yeah, split up. That always works.
Aang is reunited with Appa, and nothing will be wrong ever again! Right?Read More
We go from tearbending angst to animal abuse to complete and utter creepiness the variety of which I did not expect to find in a show on Nickelodeon. Avatar is on a roll.Read More
This used to be a happy kid's show.
Hello and welcome to the new Friday edition of Avatar: The Last Airbender newbie recaps. Last week's episode (singular, because I need emotional space for both these two) was a heartbreak and a half. Surely this episode will be easier to get through?Read More
Plus requisite Homestucks.
As a follow-up to making us cry about fictional animals, Sara Goodwin (dammit, Sara) took some cosplay pics for us at last weekend's Ramencon 2014 in Merrillville, Indiana. There are substantially fewer tears to be had this time around, though looking at anything Prince Zuko-related does make me emotional. Avatar fans, you know how it is.Read More
They all go to heaven, though, don't they?
What is it with heartbreaking animals in movies, books, and TV? It's getting to the point that whenever an animal is introduced into the cast of something I'm watching or reading, I start waiting for the other shoe to drop.Read More
I'm emotionally compromised.
For reasons of emotional turmoil, I'm only recapping one Avatar episode, "The Tales of Ba Sing Se," this week. If you've seen it and next week's episode, "Appa's Lost Days," you'll know why I need a break in between.Read More