"Avatar" Co-Creators Mike DiMartino & Bryan Konietzko Interviewed (UPDATED Apr 30)
AvatarSpirit.net has posted part 1 of a 3-part interview with Mike DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko, co-creators of Nickelodeon’s Avatar the Last Airbender. There was a general embargo of information on season 3 of the show, but the pair still discuss how much of the show was planned in advance, how much Internet fan reaction influences the show, and how much influence they have had on Avatar’s crossovers into other media.
(UPDATED April 23, 2007): Part 2 of the interview has been posted, which covers a number of questions raised by fans about the nature of bending on the show, the history of the Avatar world, and the backstories and characterization of many of the cast members.
(UPDATED April 30, 2007): The third and final part of the interview has been posted, which covers some controversial and much-discussed events in the season 2 finale, as well as the frustrations of leaked or inaccurate information on the Internet regarding season 3 of the show.