The Worst Episodes of The Legend of Korra: Unleashing the Bending Battle of Disappointment.

Hey there, fellow TV enthusiasts! If you’re a fan of The Legend of Korra, then you know how incredible this series is. Avatar Korra’s journey to become a fully realized Avatar is nothing short of epic. But let’s be real, not every episode can be a winner. We’ve all been there, excitedly tuning in to a new episode only to be sorely disappointed. Fear not, my friends, because today we’re diving into the worst episodes of The Legend of Korra. So, grab some popcorn and get ready to cringe with me as we take a look at the missteps and flops of this beloved series.
Remembrances

Remembrances

Season 4 – Episode 8

Air Date: 2014-11-21

In a clip show episode, Mako, Korra, and Bolin recollect their past. Mako tells Wu about his romantic entanglements and eventual breakup with Asami and Korra. Korra talks to Asami about her confrontations with Amon, Unalaq, Vaatu, and Zaheer. Varrick presents Bolin’s life to the Earth Empire refugees in the style of an action film in which Bolin defeats all of Korra’s previous enemies.

A Leaf in the Wind

A Leaf in the Wind

Season 1 – Episode 2

Air Date: 2012-04-14

Against Tenzin’s prohibition, a frustrated Korra sneaks out to visit the pro-bending sports arena.

The Sting

The Sting

Season 2 – Episode 6

Air Date: 2013-10-11

When Triad activity threatens to put Future Industries out of business, Mako performs an investigation and discovers a much bigger conspiracy.

Civil Wars (1)

Civil Wars (1)

Season 2 – Episode 3

Air Date: 2013-09-20

While tensions flare between the Northern and Southern Water Tribes, Korra struggles to remain neutral.

Peacekeepers

Peacekeepers

Season 2 – Episode 5

Air Date: 2013-10-04

When the President of the United Republic refuses to help Korra, she decides to take matters into her own hands.

The Voice in the Night

The Voice in the Night

Season 1 – Episode 4

Air Date: 2012-04-28

Korra becomes part of Councilman Tarrlok’s task force which aims to rid Republic City of the Equalists.

Harmonic Convergence

Harmonic Convergence

Season 2 – Episode 12

Air Date: 2013-11-15

Korra and company attempt to close the spirit portals before Harmonic Convergence.

The Earth Queen

The Earth Queen

Season 3 – Episode 3

Air Date: 2014-06-27

Team Avatar arrives in Ba Sing Se. While Korra has an audience with the Earth Queen, the others notice that Kai has gone missing, prompting Mako and Bolin to go look for him. They track him down, but he manages to shake them in the monorail, which takes the brothers to the Lower Ring, where they eventually run into their family from their father’s side. Meanwhile, Korra and Asami set course for a small village to collect taxes as a favor to the Queen. After getting her money, the Queen brushes off Korra’s request for help in tracking down the airbenders, leaving the Avatar to storm out of the palace. In the city, Kai found himself arrested by the Dai Li and subsequently conscripted in the Earth Queen’s first airbending regiment.

Original Airbenders

Original Airbenders

Season 3 – Episode 7

Air Date: 2014-07-18

Despite Bumi’s bad attitude, Tenzin attempts to train the new members of the Air Nation with little success. Things become more complicated for the airbending master as Jinora, with Kai’s influence, begins to exert her independence and demand her airbending tattoos. The new airbenders are tested when they are forced to face a group of bison rustlers who have taken Jinora and Kai along with several bison calves.

The Spirit of Competition

The Spirit of Competition

Season 1 – Episode 5

Air Date: 2012-05-05

As Asami steals Mako’s heart, Korra struggles to express her feelings for Mako and also at the same time Bolin tries to win Korra’s heart by being brave enough to ask Korra to go out with him. The tension gets higher as the Pro bending tournament starts.

The Guide

The Guide

Season 2 – Episode 9

Air Date: 2013-11-01

Korra seeks Tenzin’s help to enter the Spirit World for the first time.

A Breath of Fresh Air

A Breath of Fresh Air

Season 3 – Episode 1

Air Date: 2014-06-27

After the events of Harmonic Convergence, Korra has her hands full with trying to remove all the spirit vines that have overgrown Republic City. Her lack of success strains her relationship with President Raiko and brings down her approval rate among the city’s populace. When airbenders are suddenly popping up across the world and causing more trouble for the city, President Raiko demands Korra to leave the city, which she takes as an opportunity to travel the world to find the new airbenders. Meanwhile, a dangerous criminal uses his newfound airbending abilities to escape.

Rebirth

Rebirth

Season 3 – Episode 2

Air Date: 2014-06-27

Tenzin, Jinora, and Team Avatar travel toward Ba Sing Se in order to find the new airbenders. Stopping at various villages along the way, they hope to recruit them in order to rebuild the Air Nation, though with little success as they were only able to convince a young boy named Kai to join them. Meanwhile, Zaheer travels the four nations to free his fellow criminals from their prison. After freeing Ghazan and Ming-Hua, they set course for the Northern Water Tribe to free their last member, P’Li. Upon learning of their escape, Lord Zuko sets course for the Northern Water Tribe himself in an attempt to stop them.

Reunion

Reunion

Season 4 – Episode 7

Air Date: 2014-11-14

Korra returns to Republic City and Team Avatar faces their first mission together in three years when Prince Wu goes missing; Bolin and Varrick are on the lam.

Welcome to Republic City

Welcome to Republic City

Season 1 – Episode 1

Air Date: 2012-04-14

Korra, the new Avatar, travels to Republic city to start her Airbending training.

The Southern Lights

The Southern Lights

Season 2 – Episode 2

Air Date: 2013-09-13

Korra and Chief Unalaq journey into a dangerous maelstrom and find a source of great spiritual power.

In Harm's Way

In Harm’s Way

Season 3 – Episode 4

Air Date: 2014-07-11

Lord Zuko, Tonraq, Desna, and Eska try to prevent Zaheer from freeing the last prisoner, P’Li, while Korra discovers that the Earth Queen is forcing all the airbenders in Ba Sing Se to join her army. Team Avatar thus devises a plan to free them from the monarch’s captivity.

The Battle of Zaofu

The Battle of Zaofu

Season 4 – Episode 6

Air Date: 2014-11-07

Korra returns to her role as the Avatar, but is she really ready for action? Bolin and Varrick break from Kuvira’s army.

The Revelation

The Revelation

Season 1 – Episode 3

Air Date: 2012-04-21

Korra attempts to infiltrate the Equalist movement and learn more about its mysterious leader.

Rebel Spirit

Rebel Spirit

Season 2 – Episode 1

Air Date: 2013-09-13

Korra struggles to find a deeper connection with the Spirit World as she and the gang attend a Southern Water Tribe festival.