Roku bending the four elements
"Those who bend death itself,
they shall perish."

Origin of firebending mural Zuko, something happened to The Darkest Flame in the last hundred years.

This fanon has been discontinued, but is still available to read for your enjoyment.

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The Darkest Flame
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The Scollard




The Scollard


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The Darkest Flame is fanon conceived and written by The Scollard. It takes place during the time-skip in between Books 1 & 2 of the Legend of Korra. It is regularly updated, with its last update being on March 12th, 2015.


A powerful bender is stalking the streets of Republic City, using his power to kill and destroy. Will the Avatar be able to stop this menace before it's too late, and what exactly are the goals of the mysterious Mr. Smith?



Present Day Characters (171 AG)

  • Avatar Korra: Still fresh from her defeat over Amon and the Equalists, the 18 year-old Avatar is having problems connecting to her past lives. Her troubles grow when she hears of a mysterious man killing people using what seems to be energybending.
  • Lin Beifong: Republic City's 50 year-old police chief is trying to keep order using what remains of her police force after the Equalist uprising. Her duties draw her into the mystery surrounding the mysterious killer, the details of which seem the tiniest bit familiar.
  • Tenzin: The son of Avatar Aang and Councilman of Republic City, the 51 year-old airbender is trying his best to help his pupil, and facilitate the transfer of power in Republic City to an elected president. He is roped into the mystery, certain aspects of which seem similar to an incident from his youth.
  • Mr. Smith: The mysterious Pai-Sho player who, in his own words, never loses. With his unknown past, Mr. Smith is an enigma to all. What secrets could he be hiding behind his red eyes

Past Characters (137 AG)

  • Avatar Aang: After the arrest of Yakone, Avatar Aang still works to stop the bending triads that infest Republic City. The 49 (technically 149) year-old Air Nomad is ready to help arrest the leader of a triad of waterbenders.
  • Tenzin: The 18 year-old Air Nomad is accompanying his father on an important arrest to gain experience for his future as a councilor, which his father insists includes arrests in one's responsibilities.
  • Toph Beifong: Still working to stop organized crime in Republic City, the 49 year-old blind police chief is working with her friend the Avatar to put an organized crime boss behind bars.
  • Lin Beifong: The 17 year-old officer-in-training lacks much experience. She is accompanying her mother on an arrest.
  • Yarolaq: The leader of a triad of waterbenders, Yarolaq is a dangerous man. He is fighting a brutal triad war and will not hesitate to order his enemies killed.
  • Mr. Lee: The blue-eyed waterbender is Yarolaq's chief hitman, and a powerful bender to boot. However, does this man have motives other than simple loyalty?
  • Zhao Chang: A businessman who once allied himself with the firebending triad. Chang is a man of few scruples who will resort to dirty tricks to get what he wants.


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