Return of Podcasting!
With the recent excitement about Korra’s (potential) airing, along with a regular barrage of news, The Avatar Portal is hoping to resume podcasting! But we’d like to hear from you! What would you like us to talk about? Do you have any questions or comments about anything Avatar-related? What should we debate, discuss, and ponder?
Let us know! Who is your favorite Legend of Korra...
Nick Confirms Korra for "Later this Year" and...
dongbufeng: From IGN: The wait for new episodes of The Legend of Korra has been more difficult for fans, since that show aired its 12 episodes with nearly no breaks last year, but has been gone for quite some time. Fans have the comfort of knowing there are still three more “Books” to go in the series, but so far, we haven’t been given a debut date for Book 2. That didn’t change today, as Nick...
Actual Korra Related News - It's About Time
Hello fellow Hotman! It’s about time I was able to write up something Korra related. Though it’s not what you want to hear, it shows that there is indeed progress on the horizon. At an Animation press event, Nickelodeon announced that Legend of Korra will air later this year, and showed those in attendance a short action clip from season two. What does this mean? Legend of Korra will...
AP's Forum Resurrected
Well everyone, thanks for bearing with me this last month. I’ve put in my time between a long work day and commute, but I think it finally paid off. The forum seems to be alive once more! However, as we have mentioned, we are minus all our data and new members since August. If your account or hard work has been lost, I deeply apologize. I will make every effort to prevent this from ever...
AP to be back up Soon
Sorry all for the trouble, our server hosts are experiencing technical difficulties. I have contacted them and hope to resolve the matter soon.
Be Careful of Spoilers! A "The Search: Part 1"... →
I, personally, avoid spoilers like the plague, so I hope everyone will forgive me for not being knowledgeable of anything under the cut. However, given the discussion above, I have to say that I am incredibly pumped and looking forward to having a copy of the book for myself! I’m betting that it will have a cliffhanger at the end, though, as per the trolling that Avatar contributors seem to...
And the Winner is...
(Ba dung ching) Our t-shit giveaway has ended! I’d like to let everyone know that our t-shirt contest has ended. Thank you all who joined in and congrats to our two winners: Angela of West Babylon, NY and Travis of San Mateo, CA! You will be contacted shortly on how to claim your prize. Be sure to check back here on AP for the return of Korra and more fun from us.
New Legend Of Korra Character?
From Alyson Stoner’s personal website, we can see that she’s voicing a new character “Opal” in the upcoming season! [source] So who do you guys think Opal is? Share your thoughts with us on our tumblr, chat, or forums!
T-Shirt Giveaway in the final stretch
Hey all, you sign up for our T-Shirt giveaway yet? No?! Then join our forum, follow our Tumblr, and above all e-mail us your contact info here: theavatarportal.org[at]gmail.com. Just emailing us nets you an entry to our contest, but joining the forum or following our tumblr then emailing us gets you two entries! Check our previous post for the legalese. Contest is open for the next week, so join...
Finally I find myself free to share this with our followers: Our New Year’s Giveaway! T-Shirts.com has teamed up with AP to give away 2 (count em, 2!) Korra pro bending shirts from their site. Here is the shirt. Pretty awesome of them to offer this! Here are the ground rules for the contest: 1) We will randomly select 2 winners and email the winners. From there, they will submit their...
New year's give away!
You read that right, we have a give away to start the new year for our fandom. T-shirts.com is giving away two of their Korra t-shirts for you guys! Because of personal issues, I am away from my computer, but details will follow soon. Stay tuned for how to enter.
Website to be back up shortly, and more!
Sorry all, our site will be back up very shortly. Just a quick thing to fix up then it will be fine as usual. Edit: Be sure to check back later today for some awesome new years news for everyone!
Let the Holiday Season be opened!
They say sports unites people. I say “AP unites people!” Ever since we’re on the web we’ve seen, and welcomed, people from all backgrounds, nationalities and religions. Today, AP is truly a multicultural community where everyone goes along with each other. The true spirit of the winter holidays is with us all year long! Therefore, without further ado I hereby officially...
Are you ready for the holidays?
With today (tonight) and tomorrow being the last day of Hannukah and Christmas coming up next week, we at AP have decided to throw a party! It will start tomorrow (December 16th) and will be until the 23rd. Just for you, we have planned a full week of fun stuff to do during the winter break. Don’t worry about the cold outside, and join us on the forum! Happy holidays! - The Avatar...
Avatar Portal's Holiday Schedule
Here’s the schedule for AP’s holiday celebration! Be sure to join us on the forums! Sunday, December 16 - Share how you celebrate the holidays and some funny holiday stories with us! These two threads will be open all week for everyone to enjoy. Monday, December 17 - Hungry for a little competition? Participate in our two holiday contests! The entries will be due on the 21st. ...
Annie Awards, Free Comic Book Day, and More!
I’ve got a handful of information to share with you guys, so let’s get to it. Within the past week the nominees for the annual Annie Awards, an awards ceremony for animated movies, television shows, and games, were announced. Legend of Korra was nominated for two awards - “Best Animated Television Production For Children” and “Character Design in an Animated...
Legend of Korra: Season One on DVD
A recent video on YouTube has come to the surface showing what seems to be a commercial for LOK: Season One on DVD. Though Nickelodeon hasn’t said anything official about the release, the trailer seems to be legitimate. This, however, could still be a masterful hoax - so keep up with us to see more news!
Meet the Staff - Tiny
Real Name: Katie Forum name: Tinyartist18 (Tiny) Position: Helper Image: Languages: English, Pig Latin, some ASL and some Spanish Favorite character: ATLA: Piandao LOK: Tenzin Favorite episode: ATLA: Crossroads of Destiny (this question is mean) LOK: Welcome to Republic City Favorite quote: Non est ad astra mollis e terris via (There is no easy way from the earth to the stars) Bio:...
Meet the Staff - Pleh
Real Name: Ben Forum name: Pleh Position: Site Admin Real image: Languages: English, French (mostly), just about to start digging into Russian. Favorite character: (I am terrible at picking favorites from groups like this) ATLA: Uncle Iroh, probably. LOK: Gotta say Tarrlok. Favorite episode: ATLA: Tales of Ba Sing Se LOK: Probably the finale, all things said and done. Favorite quote:...
Release date for The Search - Part 1!
“For years, fans of Avatar: The Last Airbender and The Legend of Korra have burned with one question — what happened to Fire Lord Zuko’s mother? Finding a clue at last, Zuko enlists the aid of Team Avatar — and the most unlikely ally of all — to help uncover the biggest secret of his life.” While this isn’t quite the release date we know many of you...
Meet the Staff - Met
And here we have Metallica! Real Name: Prash Forum name: Metallica1554 (Met) Position: Forum Admin Real image: Languages: English, Spanish and some rudimentary French Favorite character: ATLA: Toph LOK: Tarrlok Favorite episode: ATLA: Zuko Alone LOK: And the Winner is… Favorite quote: “A person starts to live when he can live outside himself” Bio: I’m an 18 year...
Anonymous asked: when will you reveal what happens to zoko's mom
Anonymous asked: What episoid is the one where the group sees the firenation play?
Meet the Staff - Conzu
Welcome to another Meet the Staff! Real Name: Netanel Forum name: Conzu (CZ) Position: Forum Admin Languages: English, Yiddish, Hebrew, Flemish/Dutch, Aramaic, Sarcasm, German Favorite character: ATLA: Sozin. LOK: Amon (before the finale) / Teenage Noatak (I like both Noatak and Amon as two different persons. It’s complicated xD. I’m just not sure if I like Noatak being Amon and...
Anonymous asked: I NEED HEP!!!!! i wanted to sign up for an account on the forum but i wont send the activation email i tried 2 different emails i want the forum job but i wont work i tried a while back please help me i want to be a part of eveything too
Anonymous asked: What did guru patik mean when he said the 4 bending are an illusion?
The Promise Trilogy in Hardback
Darkhorse Comics revealed today on their Facebook page that The Promise trilogy, apparently a #1 New York Times best seller, will be released in a hardback version. Here’s an image of the cover! The hardback edition is due to be released in February 2013. -Battery
narutoblaze asked: Should Zuko be able to lightning bend now that he is peace of mind do you think we will see it in promise part 3?
Anonymous asked: Can anyone tell me, why Lin Beifong has a scar on her right cheek? Was it explained?
Meet the Staff - Uncle Iroh
This is our first “Meet the Staff” post, and we’re very excited to be able to introduce ourselves to you guys! We felt it was only fair to start with our site owner, Kevin. Real Name: Kevin Forum name: Uncle Iroh Position: Owner/Dictator Image: Languages: English Favorite character: ATLA: (I won’t dignify this with a response). After the Main Man himself, Sokka. LOK:...
Meet the Staff!
Hello folks! A while back we asked you guys to fill out a short survey to show us ways we could improve your experience on our site. One of the most common complaints was that people were not aware of who our admins/helpers were. We’re here to fix that! The active admins and helpers have joined together to make small profiles so we can introduce ourselves to you! We strive to make AP a fun...
narutoblaze asked: How Exactly did Amon block Chi using bloodbending or what's your theory?
Anonymous asked: Is it true that Aang learned energy bending from the lion turtle or was it an avatar power
Anonymous asked: Any word on a LOK movie? A stand alone plot would so work for a movie! Lets just hope M. Night goes nowhere near itif they decide to make one!