Avatar: Legend of Korra takes place 70 years after Avatar: The Last Airbender.[6] Korra is the next Avatar after Aang, "a passionate, rebellious, and fearless teenaged girl" who is hotheaded, independent and "ready to take on the world".[7][8] Korra comes from the Southern Water Tribe, and Aang and Katara's son Tenzin is her Airbending teacher. [9]

One of the story's settings is Republic City, a "metropolis powered by steampunk-type technology," "inhabited by people from all nations." Here Korra must deal with rampant crime and an anti-bender revolt.[10]


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