Monthly Archives: December 2015

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

This post focuses on the narrative of The Force Awakens and so contains major spoilers. Please don’t read it if you would prefer not to know what happens in the film The Star Wars prequels did such damage to the … Continue reading

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The Legend of Korra IV.12+13

The Day of the Colossus The Last Stand According to Wikipedia, the last two episodes of The Legend of Korra were both shown on the same day – 19th December 2014 – and it is not hard to see why. They … Continue reading

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The Legend of Korra IV.11

With Episode 11 the fourth series of The Legend of Korra enters the final straight. And it is not looking good for Republic City as Kuvira turns up on its doorstep a week earlier than expected with her spirit-vine super … Continue reading

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The Legend of Korra IV.9+10

Beyond the Wilds Operation Beifong After the odd stand-alone episode of Remembrances we are thrown back into the fight against the would-be world conqueror, Kuvira. In Beyond the Wilds, Korra – still haunted by her dark self – visits Zaheer … Continue reading

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The Legend of Korra IV.8

In Remembrances… Mako takes a break from teaching Prince Wu martial arts to tell him about his relationship with Korra. Korra tells Asami about how Toph Beifong told her that the world did not need the Avatar and how, looking at … Continue reading

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The Legend of Korra IV.7

We have reached the half-way point in the fourth series of The Legend of Korra. In Reunion, Korra finally returns to Republic City. There, she meets her former air-bending teacher, Tenzin, and his family. Before long, she is also reunited … Continue reading

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