Book 2 of The Legend of Korra to be promoted at Anime Matsuri Con 2013

Janet Varney, the voice actress of Korra, has been scheduled to take a trip to downtown Houston on Friday, March 29th in order to make an appearance at the Anime Matsuri Con. According to a YouTube video from the official Convention, Janet will be making an appearance to talk about The Legend of Korra.

There is no word yet on whether creators Mike and Bryan will be making an appearance (or other voice actors, for that matter), but we can confirm that Janet Varney will in fact be present.

Conventions like these are generally highly anticipated because they are almost always a source of news and information for whatever product promoted. At the San Diego Comic Con, we receive tons of news for movies, television shows and games. In fact, Comic Con 2012 was the last time we received official Legend of Korra information.

I think we should be expecting the same thing from the Anime Matsuri Con.

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Janet Varney Wouldn’t Tell Me Whether or Not Tahno is in Book 2 of The Legend of Korra

For some reason that I am currently unaware of, the Avatar Fandom is in love with Tahno. The bender that was a jerk to Korra and the Fire Ferrets during the championship round is now one of the most loved characters on the show. And now, one of the main questions people are asking on the web is: Will Tahno be in Book 2 of The Legend of Korra?

To be quit honest, I could care less if Tahno is in Book 2 or not, but that’s just me. However, the fact of the matter is that the fandom really wants to know if they’ll see Tahno’s face again in The Legend of Korra. So I contacted The Legend of Korra staff the only way I new – Twitter, and to my surprise, Janet Varney, the voice actress of Avatar Korra, actually responded. Unfortunately, the response wasn’t exactly what I hoped for.

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