no no no what really gets at me is people who review The Last Airbender without actually seeing the original series beforehand because they don’t understand the true perpetual suffering watching that movie could really be
I don’t let myself play staring contests anymore
I HAVE BEEN LAUGHING FOR A THOUSAND YEARS
This week on tumblr:
Like half the fandoms got a thing
Yoo Jae-myung, animation director of The Legend of Korra, discusses Nickelodeons initial hesitancy to accept Mike and Bryans proposal of the show… and Korra. [Cont.]
“When you take a look at protagonists in American animations, they are male. There are rarely any female protagonists.
The creators and our studio demanded Nickelodeon that they change their mind since we had already decided on a female character with an androgynous appeal.
We wouldn’t take no for an answer and we finally got their approval.
It’s rare, having a a heroine, right?”
“Maybe that’s why it became so popular.”
“I’m not sure. Everyone had doubts and was worried at first. But as the series gained more popularity, we realized that having heroines could actually work.”
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i’m so glad you can’t have signatures on tumblr like you can on forums holy shit that would be so fucking annoying can you imagine how many people would put like 50 fucking superwholock gifs in theirs