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Avatar: The Last Airbender(TV show/series, 2005-2008)

| 25min per episode | Genres: Animation, Action & Adventure, Science-Fiction & Fantasy

Scripted Reality in 3 seasons with 61 episodes

Avatar: The Last AirbenderRating: 4.3/5 (with 1,430 votes) 630
Avatar: The Last Airbender (abbreviated as ATLA), also known as Avatar: The Legend of Aang in some regions, is an American anime-influenced animated television series produced by Nickelodeon Animation Studios. It was co-created by Michael Dante DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko, with Aaron Ehasz serving as head writer. It aired on Nickelodeon for three seasons, from February 2005 to July 2008. Avatar is set in an Asiatic-inspired world in which some people can telekinetically manipulate one of the four elements—water, earth, fire or air—through practices known as "bending", inspired by Chinese martial arts. The only individual who can bend all four elements, the "Avatar", is responsible for maintaining harmony among the world's four nations, and serves as the bridge between the physical world and the spirit world. The series is presented in a style that combines anime with United States cartoons and relies on the imagery of mainly East Asian culture, with some South Asian, New World, and Inuit and Sireniki influences. The series is centered around the journey of twelve-year-old Aang, the current Avatar and last survivor of his nation, the Air Nomads, along with his friends Katara, Sokka, and later Toph, as they strive to end the Fire Nation's war against the other nations of t... ()
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3 seasons: Book 1, Book 2, Book 3
Duration: 24min
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Awards & Nominations for Avatar: The Last Airbender

Kids' Choice Award for Favorite Cartoon Peabody Awards Genesis Awards Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Animated Program Kids' Choice Award for Favorite Cartoon

About Avatar: The Last Airbender

In a war-torn world of elemental magic, a young boy reawakens to undertake a dangerous mystic quest to fulfill his destiny as the Avatar, and bring peace to the world.

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Avatar: The Last Airbender Seasons and Episodes

09/21/2007Book Three: Fire - 21 episodes
Aang wakes up from his battle with Azula to discover that Ba Sing Se has fallen and the world thinks he's dead. So he and his friends set off undercover across the Fire Nation to find Firelord Ozai before the Day of Black Sun. Prince Zuko returns home as the triumphant son, but soon finds the honor he so greatly craved from his father is worthless. New alliances are formed and Team Avatar forges a new plan to stop the Firelord. But will they find him in time?
#1 | 09/21/2007The Awakening
3.9/5 (with 18 votes)
Aang awakens to find himself aboard a captured Fire Nation ship with a full head of hair and sustaining serious injuries from the previous battle for Ba Sing Se. At his side are Katara, Sokka, and their father Hakoda who recount the events that led the four to the ship and contemplate their next move. Aang struggles to fight his own desire to face the Fire Lord before he is ready. Meanwhile, the once exiled Prince Zuko deals with his own issues as he makes his long-awaited journey home, with the fear of his father's rejection hanging over his head.
#2 | 09/28/2007The Headband
3.9/5 (with 18 votes)
To better blend in as Fire Nation citizens, Aang enrolls in a Fire Nation school, giving himself an opportunity to learn more about the Nation while at the same enjoy life as a normal kid for the first time since he discovered he was the Avatar. Meanwhile Zuko, growing more and more paranoid about the Avatar's false demise, brings himself to confronts his imprisoned uncle.
#3 | 10/05/2007The Painted Lady
3.8/5 (with 17 votes)
When the gang arrives at a suffering fishing village, a mysterious spirit appears to help the villagers.
#4 | 10/12/2007Sokka's Master
3.9/5 (with 17 votes)
Feeling as though he isn't contributing enough to the group, Sokka seeks out an elusive swordsmaster from whom he can learn the ways of the blade.
#5 | 10/19/2007The Beach
4.0/5 (with 17 votes)
Zuko, Azula, Mai and Ty Lee take a vacation to ember island.In the process, they come to learn more about themselves and each other as well as their desires for the future. Elsewhere, Aang and others face off against a new adversary.
#6 | 10/26/2007The Avatar and the Fire Lord
4.4/5 (with 19 votes)
The tale of Avatar Roku and Fire Lord Sozin is revealed to Aang and Zuko by different sources. Both learn about themselves and are shown the origins of the war.
#7 | 11/02/2007The Runaway
3.9/5 (with 18 votes)
When Katara expresses her disapproval to Toph's new way to make quick cash, the group finds her too motherly and tension grows between Katara and Toph. When Katara finally decides to participate in this scam to disprove Toph's accusations, they are left vulnerable and are forced to face the dire consequences.
#8 | 11/09/2007The Puppetmaster
4.2/5 (with 18 votes)
The gang investigates the bizarre disappearances taking place within an eerie town.
#9 | 11/16/2007Nightmares and Daydreams
3.6/5 (with 17 votes)
Four days prior the invasion, Aang becomes nervous over his soon-to-come confrontation with the Fire Lord. His anxiety gets the better of him as he begins to suffer from outrageous nightmares and hallucinations. Meanwhile, Zuko becomes upset to learn that he was not informed about a war meeting.
#10 | 11/30/2007The Invasion: The Day of Black Sun (1)
4.1/5 (with 16 votes)
The day of the eclipse has arrived, and the invasion force gathers together to make last preparations. They infiltrate the island and the battle begins. Meanwhile, Aang searches for the Firelord.
#11 | 11/30/2007The Eclipse: The Day of Black Sun (2)
4.1/5 (with 16 votes)
As the invasion force fights their way to the Fire Nation capital, the kids help Aang to find the Fire Lord in time for the eclipse. But there are a few surprises. Zuko confronts his father and tells him that he's going to join the Avatar.
#12 | 07/14/2008The Western Air Temple
3.9/5 (with 18 votes)
Aang and the group arrive at the Western Air Temple, with Zuko in pursuit. Zuko only wishes to be accepted, and help the Avatar, but will the group allow him to teach Aang firebending?
#13 | 07/15/2008The Firebending Masters
4.2/5 (with 18 votes)
While teaching Aang firebending, Zuko finds that he has lost all his firebending skills. Now to regain his powers, Zuko and Aang must seek the original source of firebending within the ruins of a lost civilization.
#14 | 07/16/2008The Boiling Rock (1)
3.9/5 (with 16 votes)
Sokka wants to break his father out of jail and askes Zuko for information on Fire nation prisons. Sokka and Zuko go to the "Boiling Rock" Prison which is in the middle of a volcano to rescue Sokka's father. When Sokka doesn't find him, he feels like he has failed... again... then his hopes are raised when he finds Suki. Sokka, Zuko, Suki and some unexpected allies attempt to escape the prison, but some unexpected surprises come along the way.
#15 | 07/16/2008The Boiling Rock (2)
4.2/5 (with 16 votes)
Zuko and Sokka make new plans to break out of the prison with Suki, Sokka's father and some others while a shocking twist leaves Azula none to happy with her two closest friends.
#16 | 07/17/2008The Southern Raiders
4.0/5 (with 17 votes)
Katara decides to confront the Fire Nation soldier responsible for her mother's death. Aang tries to talk her out of it, and Katara later realizes he was right and learns a lesson about life and herself.
#17 | 07/18/2008The Ember Island Players
4.1/5 (with 17 votes)
A play recounting the gang's adventures does not sit well with Aang and his friends, except for Toph who enjoys it very much. Meanwhile, Aang confesses his love to Katara, but the response is ambiguous.
#18 | 07/19/2008The Phoenix King: Sozin's Comet (1)
4.1/5 (with 17 votes)
Aang struggles to decide whether or not he has to kill the Fire Lord and, during the night, is drawn toward an island which disappears before morning. Zuko leads the rest of the group to the Earth Kingdom to meet a tracker whom they hope can find Aang. The Fire Lord crowns himself Phoenix King and Aang awakens on the island not knowing where he is.
#19 | 07/19/2008The Old Masters: Sozin's Comet (2)
4.4/5 (with 17 votes)
While on the island, Aang seeks guidance from his past lives, but is not pleased with what he is told. The island, in fact, turns out to be a lion turtle from which Aang is given the guidance he had been seeking. After the tracker is unable to track Aang, the rest of the group decide they must find Iroh. Meanwhile, while tracking down Iroh, the group meets up with The Order of the White Lotus, a group that transcends the division of the four nations. After a discussion with Iroh the team decides to split up: Sokka, Suki, and Toph head to stop the Fire Nation's air fleet, the masters head to reclaim Ba Sing Se, and Katara, Zuko, and Appa head to defeat Azula.
#20 | 07/19/2008Into the Inferno: Sozin's Comet (3)
4.6/5 (with 17 votes)
Sokka, Suki, and Toph try to stop the Fire Nation's air fleet. Meanwhile, Zuko and Azula duel in an Agni Kai and Aang confronts the Fire Lord. On the verge of losing, Aang gets hit in the back of his scar which sends him into the Avatar State.
#21 | 07/19/2008Avatar Aang: Sozin's Comet (4)
4.6/5 (with 21 votes)
Aang defeats the Fire Lord by bending the elements within the Fire Lord and removing his fire bending abilities. After Zuko is taken down protecting Katara from Azula, Katara fights and manages to restrain Azula. Afterwards, Zuko is crowned Fire Lord and promises a better future for the world. Aang takes his place as the next Avatar, changing his attire in the process. Katara finally shows her love for Aang as they kiss in the last scene.
03/17/2006Book Two: Earth - 20 episodes
02/21/2005Book One: Water - 20 episodes
04/30/2002Specials - 22 episodes

Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Derivative works/Adaptions: "Avatar: The Last Airbender" (TV show/series, 2022-), "The Last Airbender" (movie, 2010)
Spin-Offs: "The Legend of Korra" (TV show/series, 2012-)
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 32 languages: Arabic (AR), Bulgarian (BG), Bosnian (BS), Catalan (CA), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Persian (FA), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Croatian (HR), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Korean (KO), Latvian (LV), Dutch (NL), Norwegian (NO), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Romanian (RO), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Serbian (SR), Swedish (SV), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Vietnamese (VI), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Ended
First episode released on: 02/21/2005
Last episode released on: 07/19/2008
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Аватар: Легенда об Аанге"
"Avatar: De Legende van Aang"
"Avatar - A Lenda de Aang"
"Avatar: El Último Maestro Aire"
"Avatar: la leyenda de Aang"
"降世神通: 最後的氣宗"
"Avatar: The Legend of Aang"
"Άβαταρ: Ο Τελευταίος Ανεμοδαμαστής"
"Άβαταρ: Ο Τελευταίος Μαχητής του Ανέμου"
"Avatár - Aang legendája"
"アバター 伝説の少年アン"
"아바타: 아앙의 전설"
"Avatar: De Legende van Aang"
"Awatar: Legenda Aanga"
"Avatar: Legenda lui Aang"

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