“The Legend of Korra” is an anime series created by Nickelodeon Animation Studio and is a follow-up show to the “Avatar: The Last Airbender”. The anime series is critically acclaimed has been the fan favorite of the generation. It has been one of the best and most praised works of Japanese amine filmmaker Hayao Miyazaki. There have been four seasons of the series, each representing a chapter from the novel series. In the fourth season, the story ended with Korra and Asami leaving together for the spirit world. Though the story might have ended, the series is been rumored to be renewed for The Legend of Korra Season 5.
Recently, a fan rumored on a social media website that the Dark House studios is working on something related to The Legend of Korra and it is most probably “The Legend of Korra” Season 5. But when the studio was asked in an interview at Tokyo Anime Festival 2015, where the production house disclosed that they are working on new Korra merchandises and a graphic novel series but not on anime sequel.
Nickelodeon Animation Studio said in an interview at International Anime Fair, that they want to work on the Legend of Korra Season 5. They are impressed by the performance of the show until now and want to continue it for one more season. Soon after that, Hayao Miyazaki was asked about the continuation of the series however, he didn’t answer the question but gave a positive smirk to the reporter. From the very beginning the show gained a lot of popularity and because of its strong and quality storyline, it maintained its fan following till the very end.
“The Legend of Korra” Season 5 Spoilers
The Legend of Korra season 5 is going to be a prologue to the series. The story of the season 5 will start just after the events of the Avatar: the Last Airbender and will show the start of the conflict between benders and the anti-benders. The season will follow Sokka as the southern tribe leader and the childhood of Korra. The season will also show the incident of the kidnapping of Korra by the group called Red Lotus.
Sokka along with Zuko, Tenzin and Korra’s father will rescue the young Avatar. While that, a few side stories will also take place. One of them will show the quest of the new Fire Lord, Zuko to find his lost mother. Along with that, it will reveal a lot more about the stability brought by the Aang as the Avatar. The Legend of Korra Season 5 will also show the start of the anti bending revolution and will reveal more about Amon, the masked leader of anti-benders.
Moreover, it will be filled with some flashbacks to the Sokka’s past where he struggled as a nonbender, which will help him to prevent the anti bending revolution in his water tribe. Moreover, The Legend of Korra Season 5 will lead to Korra learning the earth and fire bending other than water bending and finally, it will end with Korra setting off to meet Tenzin.
A brief synopsis of the series is: The Legend of Korra follows the adventures of Korra to become a formidable Avatar like Aang. It starts 70 years after the events of the preceding series. Korra is shown with already mastered water, earth and fire bending and she seeks to master air bending with the help of the only Airbender left in the world, Tenzin. Her quest leads her to fight the anti-bender uprising and to restore the stripped of bending skills of the benders.
Later she brings peace and balance in water tribe, which was suffering from a civil war. The series lead to the rise of air nomads which had gone extinct after the attack by fire nation in the last war. As a result to that new criminals and conflicts start to emerge in the world. The series leads Korra to bring peace and balance in the world where ever it is needed.
The Legend of Korra Season 5 Expected Release Date
Unfortunately, for now, no announcement regarding The Legend of Korra Season 5 release date has been made. But if rumors are to be believed fans can expect the release of the fifth season of “Legend of Korra” might be released by the end of 2018