After the success of the first live reading of the Dark Horse Comics limited series The Legend of Korra: Turf Wars, the publisher has gathered the voice cast of the animated series for the next part of the story.
On Wednesday, May 27, 2020, starting at 2 pm PT, Janet Varney (Korra) and Seychelle Gabriel (Asami) will be joined by P.J. Byrne (Bolin), David Faustino (Makko), and Mindy Sterling (Lin Beifong), fellow cast members of Nickelodeon’s The Legend of Korra animated series. This live reading from The Legend of Korra: Turf Wars: Part One will pick up where the previous reading left off, covering the next several chapters of the graphic novel, and will be broadcast on Dark Horse’s Twitch channel: twitch.tv/darkhorsecomics.
This three-part graphic novel series is written by Nickelodeon TV series co-creator and executive producer Michael Dante DiMartino, drawn by Irene Koh, with covers by Heather Campbell, and consultation by TV series co-creator and executive producer Bryan Konietzko.
Fans are invited to ask questions about The Legend of Korra in the live stream chat. Following the live reading, a moderated Q&A session will take place with the actors.
A free digital excerpt from The Legend of Korra: Turf Wars Part One will be made available on Dark Horse Digital, beginning at 12 am Pacific on May 26, 2020, so that fans can follow along during the live reading.
During the stream, Dark Horse will give away a copy of The Legend of Korra: Turf Wars Library Edition to one lucky viewer. Participants must enter during the live broadcast in the stream chat (instructions will be given during the broadcast). One entry per person/Twitch account.