Nickelodeon’s original series, Avatar: The Last Airbender recently aired on Netflix US. Furthermore, the series is currently enjoying its top one rank and the most popular show on Netflix US.
Avatar: The Last Airbender reached the number one spot after a few days of airing. For three days now, starting on May 19, the series continues to hit the number 1 spot. Fans have anticipated for the series to air on Netflix.
The giant streaming site picked up the series and initially aired on May 15. Avatar: The Last Airbender premiered in Nickelodeon in 2005. Although the series is a little bit old, its popularity continues to surge even today.
Avatar: The Last Airbender Knocked out Dead To Me
It’s interesting to note that the animated series knocked out Dead To Me from its number one spot. Dead To Me has consistently seated on top not only on the US list but also on other regions. The dark comedy-drama stayed on top from the moment of its release date on May 8.
all the fight scenes in avatar the last airbender are unmatched pic.twitter.com/aQWSKVL1Q6
— outta season (@autumnjoy394) May 18, 2020
However, Netflix has also wondered why the series is not popular in other regions. Despite the lack of viewers in other regions, the animated series seems to be in a good place.
Netflix has currently invested to develop the live-action series for Avatar: The Last Airbender. Netflix will make Avatar: The Last Airbender‘s three seasons available. The series also ran for 61 episodes.
Currently, the series is airing on the following countries,
- The Netherlands
- Latin America
- Mainland Europe
Netflix might order The Legend of Korra
The high number of viewers on Avatar: The Last Airbender would definitely push Netflix to order the later series, The Legend of Korra. The Legend of Korra is not currently airing on Netflix.
Avatar is on Netflix, but the Legend of Korra is better ???? pic.twitter.com/tF73EOD9Ct
— Luke (@LukeAndreFleury) May 15, 2020
Furthermore, a sequel for the Avatar: The Last Airbender might also call Netflix’s attention to develop a plot of the older Ang, Katara, Zuko, Toph, and Sokka.
However, there is no confirmed information on whether Netflix will order The Legend of Korra anytime soon.
Avatar: The Last Airbender live-action series in confirmed
It appears that the giant streaming platform has invested so much on Avatar: The Last Airbender. While acquiring the license from Nickelodeon, it will also develop the live-action series.
The live-action series will remake will follow the plot of the animated version. The story follows the adventures of Ang, the last airbender. Four nations use their power to bend the elements of water, air, earth, and fire.
The Water Tribe, the Air Nomads, The Earth Kingdom live peacefully until the Fire Nation took control. At the moment, there is no information on the cast, release date, and plot of the live-action series. In the meantime, fans will enjoy the animated series on Netflix.