Korra: Year of the Black Water DragonI spent my saturday in Chinatown here in LA to celebrate Chinese New Year. There was an amazing performance group that did kung fu and even contortionist stuff - it totally reminded me of Avatar (and specifically, Ty Lee). I wish I knew the name of the group cause I'd totally give them a shout out if I did.More Like This
I'm told this is not only the year of the Dragon, but also the Black Water Dragon. I'm not entirely sure what that means, but I'd love it if anyone could explain it to me. At the very least, it sounds like a multi-hit-dice D&D monster.
Then it dawned on me - Korra is not only from the Watertribe, but a well versed firebender, which we now know (thanks to episode 313, "The Firebending Masters") learned their fighting style from dragons. So it really is apropos that "The Year of the Black Water Dragon" is also "The Legend of Korra"'s year.
Being at the parade really took me back to my days on Avatar. I