The Avatar: The Last Airbender universe is a canon created by Bryan Konietzko and Michael Dante DiMartino for Nickelodeon.It takes place in a Constructed World divided into nations based around the elements of water, earth, fire, and air. Some people from each nation, called "benders", have the ability to control the element on which their nation is based on.However, one character, called the Avatar, is incarnated into each of the nations in an endless cycle, and he or she has the ability to bend all four elements. The main character of each work is this Avatar, and he or she must undergo the trials, tribulations, and responsibility of holding that power.
Works in the canonWestern AnimationComic Books
Non-canon works based on the franchise
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