Avatar really went to shit after the original show ended. Hell to be honest it was starting to go to shit in the final episode where Aang was whining too much about having to nut up and kill Ozai and instead gets the double whammy of a magical creature showing up to give him a new form of bending letting him get out of it and getting the Avatar State back via randomly slamming against a pointy rock on his scarred back injury mid-fight with no ill effects.
It only got worse from there when Korra appeared with her show, then on top of that the post-series comics featuring Aang and friends were fucking terrible worse-than-fanfic drek that destroyed the character writing of everyone.
>>456105 Well, it's really the Ozai fight Lion Turtle copout solution + WHERE IS MUH MOTHER unnecessary cliff hanger. Otherwise it was a great show that did a lot of great things (an anim00ted show with a beginning, middle, and end MOSTLY well planned). Otherwise, /thread
>>456102 People could start talking about it. At least to remember old times. At least to hate watching it, I think that would be fun. >>456105 Yeah, the Turtle was quite dumb, I don't understand what they were thinking. Avatar has tons of potetial for lateral development but they have proven they don't know how to do it properly. Case point: Korra, Wan, etc.
>>456165 Korra was made when Bryke regressed as writers, spent too much time on Tumblr where they learned all critics are haters to be ignored, plus the main other writer of Avatar left and did not come back. I think the terminally edgy boi E;R got is almost entirely right.
>>456166 I listened to the Avatar episode of Nickelodeon Animation Podcast; Avatar creators explained Korra's finale was so shit because they rushed production and they actually say "sorry", lmao. I should try to watch Korra again, my mind just zooned out around the fifth episode of season 2 and haven't tried it again since.
Its somewhat masturbatory but the only thing I miss about Avatar is the fan works, as in very specific ones where places like /co/ would collaberate as a whole on having fun and actually managing to come up with amusing stuff. Certainly more amusing than what we got from the actual sequels.