Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Nickelodeon USA To Air The Finale Of 'Season 1, Book 1' Of The Popular Animated Original Nickelodeon Series "The Legend of Korra" On 23rd June 2012 At 11am (ET/PT)

Below is a Nickelodeon Press Release via TVbytheNumbers announcing the "The Legend of Korra" Nickelodeon News:
Season 1, Book 1 Finale of Nickelodeon's Hit Animated Adventure Series, 'The Legend of Korra', Premieres Saturday, June 23

via press release:

Season 1, Book 1 Finale of Nickelodeon's Hit Animated Adventure Series, The Legend of Korra, Premieres Saturday, June 23, at 11:00 a.m. (ET/PT) with an Hour-Long TV Event

Nicktoons to Showcase Special Two-Week Event Featuring Exclusive Commentary from Series Creators Beginning July 9

In the first half of The Legend of Korra Season 1, Book 1 finale, "Skeletons in the Closest," premiering at 11 a.m. (ET/PT) on Nickelodeon, Korra goes undercover as the war between benders and non-benders intensifies. In episode two, "Endgame," Korra faces the Equalists’ mysterious leader, Amon, as the war in Republic City comes to a head.

After the finale, The Legend of Korra fans can learn more about the mythology and creation of this franchise by tuning into the Nicktoons' "Korra: Making of a Legend" special event from July 9 – July 20 during which all twelve episodes from Season 1, Book 1 will air weekdays at 9:00 p.m. (ET/PT). Each “creators cut” episode offers insight into the creation of the stunning imagery, mythology and storyline where series creators and executive producers, Michael Dante DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko, provide commentary.

The Legend of Korra follows the adventures of the next Avatar - a passionate, rebellious and fearless teenage girl from the Southern Water Tribe named Korra who continually challenges and bucks tradition on her quest to become a fully realized Avatar in a world where benders are under attack.