Questions tagged [bending]

Bending is a form of magic from Avatar: The Last Airbender and The Legend of Korra. Benders can control one of the four elements, Earth, Wind, Water or Fire. Only the Avatar can control all four.

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How were people first born with bending abilities?

During the Avatar- The Last Airbender, we see that benders are born with their abilities, but when we learn about the first avatar in The Legend of Korra, we realize that long ago, before the Avatar ...
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In “Avatar: The Last Airbender” can a metalbender bloodbend if there is metal in our blood?

In "Avatar: The Last Airbender" bloodbending was invented and it was discovered through water in a human's blood which allows a bloodbender to control someone using bloodbending. There is one problem ...
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What are all the types of bending?

What are all the types and sub-types of bending shown in the Avatar: The Last Airbender & The Legend of Korra universe? Here are the ones I can recall. Am I missing any? EARTHBENDING a. ...
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Why can't more airbenders fly?

In The Legend of Korra, we learn that Why is this? We have previously seen multiple firebenders fly by using their fire to propel themselves. Is there any reason why airbenders couldn't do the same ...
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Bending two elements [duplicate]

I know this may seem like a duplicate question but I'm sure IT'S NOT, as I have searched a lot for an answer and I couldn't find one. So everyone is saying that one person cannot bend 2 elements at ...
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How does Lava Bending work?

I was wondering but how exactly does Lava Bending work? In The Legend of Korra it didn't seem to be explained at all. I was wondering but isn't Lava supposed to be a firebending ability? I don't ...
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Inheriting bending abilities between different bender-types? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What determines a bender's element? Aang and Katara had 3 children some airbenders, some waterbender and some not, so is there a pattern that can be used to predict the ...