- Network: Nickelodeon
- Series Premiere Date: Feb 21, 2005
In a lost age, the world is divided into four nations: the Water Tribes, the Earth Kingdom, the Fire Nation, and the Air Nomads. Within each nation, there is a remarkable order of men and women called the "benders" who can learn to harness their inborn talent and manipulate their nativeIn a lost age, the world is divided into four nations: the Water Tribes, the Earth Kingdom, the Fire Nation, and the Air Nomads. Within each nation, there is a remarkable order of men and women called the "benders" who can learn to harness their inborn talent and manipulate their native element. Bending is a powerful form combining martial art and elemental magic. In each generation, only one bender is solely capable of controlling all four elements. That bender is the Avatar. The Avatar is the spirit of the world manifested in human form. When the Avatar dies, it reincarnates into the next nation in the cycle. Starting with the mastery of his or her native element, the Avatar learns to bend all four elements. Throughout the ages, the countless incarnations of the Avatar have served to keep the four nations in harmony. Then, the Fire Nation launched a war against the other three nations. Just as the world needed the Avatar the most, he mysteriously vanished. A hundred years later, the Fire Nation is near final victory in its ruthless war of world domination. The Air Nomads were destroyed, the Air Temples ravished, and all airbender monks eradicated. The Water Tribes were raided and driven to the brink of extinction. The Earth Kingdom remains and fights a hopeless war against the Fire Nation. Many believe the Avatar was never reborn into the Air Nomads and the cycle is broken. In the desolated South Pole, a lone Water tribe struggles to survive. It is here that the village's last remaining waterbender Katara and her warrior brother Sokka rescue a strange 12-year-old boy named Aang who has been suspended in hibernation in an iceberg. The Water tribe soon discovers that Aang is not only an Airbender--the extinct race no one has seen in a century--but also the long lost Avatar. Now Katara and Sokka must safeguard the child Avatar in his journey to master all four elements and save the world from the Fire Nation.
Season 1 is titled "Book One: Water", and Season 2 is titled "Book Two: Earth." Each of these seasons contains twenty "chapters." Season 3 is titled "Book Three: Fire", and contains 21 "chapters."
Also Known As...:
UK: Avatar: The Legend of Aang
Latin America: Avatar: La Leyenda de Aang (The Legend of Aang)
Brazil: Avatar: A Lenda de Aang (The Legend of Aang)
Italy: Avatar: La Leggenda di Aang (The Legend of Aang)
Germany: Avatar: Der Herr Der Elemente (The Master of the Elements)
Spain:Avatar: La leyenda de Aang (The Legend of Aang)
Holland: Avatar: De legende van Aang (The Legend of Aang)
My grandmother used to tell me stories about the old days.
The time of peace.
When the Avatar kept balance between
Water Tribes, Earth Kingdom, Fire Nation, and Air Nomads.
But that all changed when the Fire Nation attacked.
Only the Avatar masters all four elements.
Only he can stop the ruthless firebenders.
But when the world needed him most,
One hundred years have passed,
and Fire Nation is nearing victory in the war.
Two years ago, my father and the men of my tribe journeyed to the Earth Kingdom to help fight against the Fire Nation, leaving me and my brother to look after our tribe.
Some people believe that
the Avatar was never reborn into Air Nomads,
and that the circle is broken.
But I haven't lost hope.
I still believe that, somehow,
The Avatar will return to save the world.
Fire. Air. Long ago, the four nations lived together in harmony, But everything changed when the fire nation attacked. Only the Avatar, the master of all four elements, could stop them. But when the world needed him most, he vanished. One hundred years passed and my brother and I discovered the new Avatar, an airbender named Aang. Although his airbending skills are great, He has a lot to learn before he's ready to save anyone. But I believe, Aang can save the world. The show retains the same opening theme through the second and third season. All three opening themes are voiced by Mae Whitman as Katara.… Expand
- Genre(s): Animation, Action & Adventure
- Season 4 premiere date: Feb 21, 2005
- Episode Length: 30
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Jun 18, 2012There was no Season 4..... :)
Best universe ever created, words cannot describe the amount of joy I get from it!! Absolutely incredible, IThere was no Season 4..... :)
Best universe ever created, words cannot describe the amount of joy I get from it!! Absolutely incredible, I will carry the life lessons within it that it has taught me to my grave...… Expand
Jan 18, 2011I've started watching this show when the MNight S. movie came out in cinemas (really, I think it was really a good movie, i don't mind whoI've started watching this show when the MNight S. movie came out in cinemas (really, I think it was really a good movie, i don't mind who thinks it didn't)... the show is really funny and to be a 24-year-old person, it's really good to say that (even impressive for myself) because it was intended to be for kids. So... the first season is not that ''great'... but it keeps getting better and better season by season... what really thrilled me and kept me thinking was Aang and Katara relationship... really well-worked out... it was intented for kids but there's a little of other things here. is not like another Anime where the 2 pals are shy and look each other from time to time to turn their heads away... in this case she probably didn't know anything and he is not thinking in giving flowers to her, he thinks in kissing everytime he thinks of her (not thoses tender girly kisses, REAL kisses)... and that's what happens... they looks really like a REAL-PEOPLE show... with a lot of chemistry... I'd like to see what would happened if they were older... =o yeah, out of boundaries...… Expand