A brand new Avatar animated collection, introducing an earthbender, is reportedly within the works at Avatar Studios and Paramount. As per Avatar Information, the collection serves as a follow-up to The Legend of Korra, which in itself is a sequel to the unique The Final Airbender collection, and is slated to drop on Paramount+ in 2025. The unbiased supply, which has an awesome however imperfect monitor report, additional claims that the collection will doubtless be out after the untitled Avatar: The Final Airbender animated film hits theaters in October 2025.
Earlier this yr, Paramount Animation and Nickelodeon Animation confirmed in a presentation that they are trying to develop Avatar: The Final Airbender’s universe with three animated motion pictures. Lauren Montgomery, who served as a storyboard artist on the unique Emmy-winning collection, is connected to direct the primary movie. In line with Avatar Information, each tasks — the film and the aforementioned earthbender collection — aiming for a 2025 launch is not a coincidence.
“2025 goes to be a HUGE launch yr for Avatar Studios’ animated universe, with the grownup Aang film coming to theaters on October tenth, 2025, in addition to this new collection streaming in the identical yr,” it reads. “This is not a mistake on my half, they’re deliberately releasing each in the identical yr — a part of a a lot greater plan.” Take this bit with a grain of salt since no official sources have attested to the film being centered on an grownup model of Aang. The report mentions that delays are a risk, however stands agency on the concept Avatar Studios is engaged on “a number of tasks in parallel.”
In the meantime, over on TwitterNetflix is teasing an replace for its live-action reimagining of Avatar: The Final Airbender, which sees a mystical little one Aang and his companions Katara and Sokka making an attempt to revive peace in a war-torn world. Creators of the unique anime-styled collection Bryan Konietzko and Michael DiMartino have been connected as government producers and showrunners, however later departed as a result of artistic variations. In an open letter confirming his exit from the mission, DiMartino had this to say: “Netflix’s live-action adaptation of Avatar has the potential to be good. It would change into a present a lot of you find yourself having fun with. However what I could be sure about is that no matter model finally ends up on-screen, it is not going to be what Bryan and I had envisioned or meant to make.”
Final yr, Netflix introduced the core forged lineup for its live-action adaptation of Avatar: The Final Airbender, which included Gordon Cormier (Misplaced in Area) because the airbender Aang, Kiawentiio (Rutherford Falls) because the hopeful wanderer Katara, Ian Ousley ( 13 Causes Why) as her brother Sokka, and Dallas Liu (Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings) because the Crown Prince of the Hearth Nation, Zuko.
If confirmed true, the brand new Avatar animated collection will drop on Paramount+ in 2025.