Latest Korra News
Joaquim Dos Santos wins at the Annie Awards
Posted by Icy_Ashford on February 3rd, 2015 @ 7:26 AM EST (787)
Congratulations to Joaquim Dos Santos for winning Outstanding Achievement, Storyboarding in an Animated TV/Broadcast Production for the episode "Venom of the Red Lotus" at the 42nd Annie Awards!
The Legend of Korra was also nominated for Best Animated TV/Broadcast Production For Children's Audience but sadly, didn't win for that category. Nonetheless, it's a great achievement for Joaquim, adding on to his win for Avatar: The Last Airbender back in 2009.
For the full list of winners, please check out this site.
ATLA & TLOK art tribute
Posted by Icy_Ashford on January 10th, 2015 @ 8:31 AM EST (784)
The exhibition runs from March 7 2015 to March 22 2015 with an opening reception on March 7 from 6pm to 10pm.
Cosplay is highly encouraged! Open to the Public, All Ages Welcome, No RSVP needed.
$5 or FREE when you come in costume or purchase any Korra / Avatar items from our shop (instore purchases only)
- Meet the creators of the TV show: Bryan Konietzko and Michael DiMartino—as well as other key creatives from the show—on opening night
- First 40 people in the door will receive a FREE door prize
- First 100 people in line to purchase any new exclusive releases will receive a ticket to get their items signed by Bryan Konietzko and Michael DiMartino
- Complimentary refreshments available
- Hourly raffle giveaways at 8pm, 9pm, 10pm
- Original tribute artwork by artists from the TV show and comics will be on display and for sale
- The Art of The Legend of Korra book, Seasons 1, 2, 3 and 4 as well as the comic books will be available in our shop
- Learn to play Pai Sho
210 E. Main Street
Alhambra, CA 91801
6:30pm – 8:30pm
Michael Dante DiMartino
More to be announced...
Angela Song Mueller
Joaquim Dos Santos
William Nanqing Niu
... More to be announced!
EXCLUSIVE LIMITED EDITION RELEASES
- Avatar Aang Memorial Island Statue
- Naga plushie
- The Legend of Korra Book Three: Change - The Art of the Animated Series
More to be announced.
Book 4 "Balance" Artbook available for pre-order on Amazon
Posted by SMBH on December 23rd, 2014 @ 9:27 PM EST (783)
pre-order listing for the Legend of Korra Book 4 "Balance" Artbook. The stated release date is September 15, 2015.
No other information is yet available on this. We don't know if this is the final cover image or a placeholder, and we don't have a much bigger version of the cover image either, but we'll update with more info if/when it becomes available.
(Edit - Ok, I found a slightly bigger image. Click the thumbnail on the right for full-size.)
Book 4: Balance DVD & blu-ray announced!
Posted by Icy_Ashford on December 15th, 2014 @ 8:22 AM EST (781)
blu-ray.com, "Book Four: Balance is presented in 1080i with DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 surround. Special features have yet to be detailed, but an unspecified number of audio commentaries have already been confirmed."
The cover art has not been released yet but we will update this post along with the extra features once they're made known to us.
For now, you can pre-order the DVD and blu-ray on Amazon. Also, the Book Three: Change DVD and blu-ray have been officially released too so you can get them as well.
UPDATE: We now have the cover art for both the DVD & blu-ray which are featured in this post. Click the thumbnails to see the images in their full size. blu-ray.com has released details on the extras that will be in the blu-ray:
- Audio Commentaries (Standard and BD Exclusive Tracks)
- The Legend of Puppetbender Presents "The Making of a Legend: The Untold Story - Part Il" (Blu-ray Exclusive Animated Short)
- Legend of Korra New York Comic-Con Panel (Blu-ray Exclusive)
There are no details on the extras for the DVD yet but we'll keep you posted.
Legend of Korra nominated for two Annie Awards
Posted by SMBH on December 2nd, 2014 @ 8:37 PM EST (779)
Yesterday, Cartoon Brew announced the list of nominees for this year's Annie Awards. The Legend of Korra appears nominated for two awards, Best Animated TV/Broadcast Production For Children's Audience and Outstanding Achievement, Storyboarding in an Animated TV/Broadcast Production (Joaquim Dos Santos).
The winners will be announced on January 31, 2015. Let's hope TLOK wins!
See the Cartoon Brew article for the full list of nominees.