Season 3

41 :03x01 - The Awakening

An injured, weak, and confused Aang awakens aboard a Fire Nation ship weeks after his battle in Ba Sing Se. Meanwhile, Zuko returns to the Fire Nation as a hero, however he does not feel the way he thought he would.
Guest Stars: Richard McGonagle as Bato | Johanna Braddy as Princess Yue | André Sogliuzzo as Hakoda | Takayo Fischer as Lo, Li | Sterling Young as Pipsqueak | Jimmy Garrett (1) as Avatar Roku | Mark Hamill as Firelord Ozai
Director: Giancarlo Volpe
Writer: Aaron Ehasz

42 :03x02 - The Headband

The gang gets new Fire Nation clothes in order to blend in, but Aang is mistaken for a student and gets enrolled in a local school. He uses this opportunity to learn more about the secrets of the Fire Nation, but soon realizes that Fire Nation traditions are much different than that of the Air Nomads, and decides to throw a dance party in order to help the kids there lighten up. Meanwhile he bonds with a girl from his class, making Katara a bit jealous. Elsewhere, Zuko confronts Iroh in jail, but doesn't get the response he was looking for.
Guest Stars: Matthew Underwood as Hide | Noah Luke as Shoji | Phil Proctor as Music Teacher | Jim Ward as Headmaster | Jeannie Sakata as Ms. Kwan | Tinashe Kachingwe as On Ji
Writer: John O'Bryan

43 :03x03 - The Painted Lady

The kids comes across a small town based in the middle of a river, whose waters have been polluted by a nearby Fire Nation factory. Mysteriously, soon after they arive, a spirit who goes by the name of "The Painted Lady" shows up to aid the town.
Guest Stars: Will Shadley as The Young Boy | Daniel Riordan as General Mung | Paul Eiding as Xu, Bushi, Doc
Director: Ethan Spaulding

44 :03x04 - Sokka's Master

Feeling as if he does not contribute enough to the rest of the group, Sokka becomes the apprentice of a famed Fire Nation master swordsman in order to become a better warrior. Meanwhile, the rest of the gang realizes they are lost without him.
Guest Stars: Robert Patrick as Piandao | Wayne Duvall as Warden Poon | Chris Butler as Fat
Director: Giancarlo Volpe
Writer: Tim Hedrick

45 :03x05 - The Beach

Zuko and the Fire Nation gang take a break at the beach, where they learn more about each other. Meanwhile, the bounty hunter Zuko hired catches up with the gang.
Guest Stars: Erik Von Detten as Chan | Ross Thomas as Ruon-Jian | Takayo Fischer as Lo, Li

46 :03x06 - The Avatar and the Firelord

Avatar Roku decides it's time Aang learned of Roku's past, and takes him on a spiritual recap of his life. Meanwhile, Zuko discovers the past of his great-grandfather, Firelord Sozin, through old books. Shockingly to both the them, Avatar Roku and Firelord Sozin had more in common than they thought.
Guest Stars: Jimmy Garrett (1) as Avatar Roku | Ron Perlman as Firelord Sozin | Grey Griffin as Ta Min | Andrew Caldwell as Young Avatar Roku | Sean Marquette as Young Firelord Sozin
Director: Ethan Spaulding

47 :03x07 - The Runaway

Toph, Aang, an Sokka discover an easy way to make money, however Katara feels it is immoral causing her to clash with Toph, who tells her that she is the "party pooper" of the group. Driven to prove to the gang she is not a wet blanket, Katara goes against her better judgement and agrees to pull off a scam with Toph, however it backfires and the two end up in jail. Meanwhile, "sparky sparky boom man" catches up with the gang.
Guest Stars: Joe Alaskey as The Dealer
Director: Giancarlo Volpe

48 :03x08 - The Puppetmaster

On their way to the invasion rondevu point, the gang stays with an elderly woman (who they later find out is also a native of the Southern Water Tribe) running a small "hotel" after she warns them that the woods in this town are not safe. After discovering people have been mysteriously going missing after going into the woods during a full moon the gang suspects the spirits may have a hand in it, however the truth shocks them. Meanwhile, the elderly woman teaches Katara a few waterbending techniques, one of which she does not approve of.
Guest Stars: Tress MacNeille as Hama | Stu Levin as Old Man Ding
Writer: Tim Hedrick

49 :03x09 - Nightmares and Daydreams

As the day of the invasion draws near Aang begins to suffer from strong anxiety. In order to stop his nightmares he decides to stay awake until the invasion is over, however the lack of sleep causes him to lose a serious grip on reality. Meanwhile, Zuko is hurt after he finds out he wasn't invited to an upcoming meeting about the war.
Guest Stars: Mark Hamill as Firelord Ozai | Brian George (1) as Guru Pathik
Director: Ethan Spaulding
Writer: John O'Bryan

50 :03x10 - The Day of Black Sun, Part 1: The Invasion

The entire invasion force gathers together and charts out the plan of attack they will use during the invasion. With help from technology designed by Sokka and built by the Mechanist, the force makes it to the island and the battle begins. Meanwhile, Aang travels to the Capital Building in order to face Firelord Ozai, but finds a surprise when he arrives.
Guest Stars: André Sogliuzzo as Hakoda | Rene Auberjonois as Mechanist | Daniel Samonas as Teo | Michael Dow as Haru | Kevin Michael Richardson as Tyro (Haru's Father), The Hippo | William Bassett as Huu (Swamp Monster) | Carlos Alazraqui as Due, Tho | Mick Foley as The Boulder | Serena Williams as Ming | Wayne Duvall as Warden Poon
Director: Giancarlo Volpe

51 :03x11 - The Day of Black Sun, Part 2: The Eclipse

The force continues to fight their way to the Fire Nation Capital as the eclipse draws nearer. Aang, Sokka, and Toph infiltrate the secret underground bunker where they believe the Firelord is hiding, but face problems once inside. Meanwhile, Zuko confronts his father and Iroh escapes from jail.
Guest Stars: André Sogliuzzo as Hakoda | Rene Auberjonois as Mechanist | Daniel Samonas as Teo | Kevin Michael Richardson as Tyro (Haru's Father), The Hippo | Michael Dow as Haru | Mark Hamill as Firelord Ozai | Kristoffer Tabori as War Minister Qin | Richard McGonagle as Bato | Mitch Holleman as The Duke | Sterling Young as Pipsqueak
Writer: Aaron Ehasz

52 :03x12 - The Western Air Temple

Aang and the crew flee the Fire Nation heading to the Western Air Temple after the failed invasion attempt in order to regroup. Zuko follows the gang after he discovers his true destiny, and attempts to join them. The gang, however, is not so accepting of him.
Guest Stars: Michael Dow as Haru | Mitch Holleman as The Duke | Daniel Samonas as Teo
Director: Ethan Spaulding

53 :03x13 - The Firebending Masters

While teaching Aang the basics of firebending Zuko discovers that his own firebending has grown severely weaker. After some thought, he realizes that this is because he is no longer filled with anger and hatred, which used to fuel his fire. In order to discover the true, original source of firebending, him and Aang travel to the ruins of the Sun Warrior Tribe, which consisted of the first humans to learn firebending. Once there, they quickly discover they are not alone.
Guest Stars: Robert Ito as Sun Warrior Chief | Brian Tochi as Ham Ghao
Director: Giancarlo Volpe
Writer: John O'Bryan

54 :03x14 - The Boiling Rock, Part 1

Feeling guilty and responsible for the capture of the invasion force, Sokka asks Zuko to help him attempt to free some of their imprisoned allies. Together they travel to Boiling Rock, the Fire Nation's most secure prison, in hopes of rescuing the others. Once there they discover that war prisoners are not sent to Boiling Rock, but are happy to find Suki. They hatch a plan to escape but must second guess it when the time comes, as they find a new batch of prisoners are arriving the next day, one of whom may be Hakoda.
Guest Stars: Wade Williams as Warden | Jennie Kwan as Suki | Roger Rose as Guard
Writer: May Chan

55 :03x15 - The Boiling Rock, Part 2

Staying at Boiling Rock an extra day ends up paying off, as Hakoda does turn out to be one of the incoming prisoners. Now with him in their plans, they devise a second escape, which seems to work perfectly, until Azula, Mai, and Ty Lee arrive.
Guest Stars: Jennie Kwan as Suki | Roger Rose as Guard | André Sogliuzzo as Hakoda | Wade Williams as Warden
Director: Ethan Spaulding

56 :03x16 - The Southern Raiders

Feeling as though Katara's hatred for him is somehow deeply rooted in the death of her mother, Zuko asks Sokka to explain how she died. After hearing the story, Zuko realizes he knows who killed her, and takes Katara off to find him. Aang worries that once face to face with the murderer, Katara will do something she will later regret.
Guest Stars: André Sogliuzzo as Hakoda | Grey Griffin as Kya | Timothy Dang as Yon Rha | Jennie Kwan as Suki

57 :03x17 - The Ember Island Players

The gang is forced to look at themselves from a third party view after watching a play about their adventures, and don't like what they see. Mainly Zuko, who regrets betraying his uncle, and Aang, who is unsure where he stands with Katara.
Guest Stars: Jennie Kwan as Suki | Rachel Dratch as Aang Actress | Grey Griffin as Katara Actress | Scott Menville as Sokka Actor | John DiMaggio as Toph Actor, Iroh Actor | Derek Basco as Zuko Actor | Tara Strong as Azula Actress | Dee Bradley Baker as Jet Actor, King Bumi Actor
Director: Giancarlo Volpe

58 :03x18 - Sozin's Comet, Part 1: The Phoenix King

After learning that the gang assumed they could face the Firelord after Sozin's Comet had passed, Zuko reveals to them that it must be done before the comet arrives, as Firelord Ozai plans to use it's power to wipe out the earthbenders completely just as Firelord Sozin did to the airbenders a hundred years ago. To make matters worse, the comet is arriving in three days. Aang begins to struggle with the fact that he will have to kill Ozai in order to stop him, something he feels he cannot do. In the middle of the night he awakens in a trance, and swims out to a nearby island. Unable to find Aang the next morning, the gang travels to the Earth Kingdom to find June, who they know can help track him down. Elsewhere, knowing that after the Earth Kingdom is finally destroyed he will rule the entire world, Ozai appoints Azula the new Firelord, and gives himself a new title; "The Phoenix King".
Guest Stars: Mark Hamill as Firelord Ozai | Nick Jameson as General Shinu | Jennie Kwan as Suki
Director: Ethan Spaulding

59 :03x19 - Sozin's Comet, Part 2: The Old Masters

After June is unable to track down Aang, the gang decides they must find the only other person alive who could help them defeat the Firelord; Iroh. They find him on the outskirts of Ba Sing Se, where he has gathered the Order of the White Lotus, an ancient society which transcends the division of the four nations, to free Ba Sing Se from the Fire Nation. On the island, Aang seeks guidance from his past lives, but is not happy with their advice. Soon after he discovers that he is not on an island at all, but on the back of a Lion Turtle, whose advice aids him greatly.
Guest Stars: Jimmy Garrett (1) as Avatar Roku | Kevin Michael Richardson as Lion Turtle | André Sogliuzzo as King Bumi | Keone Young as Jeong Jeong | Robert Patrick as Piandao | Jennifer Hale as June, Avatar Kyoshi | Victor Brandt as Master Pakku | Jim Meskimen as Avatar Kuruk
Director: Giancarlo Volpe
Writer: Aaron Ehasz

60 :03x20 - Sozin's Comet, Part 3: Into the Inferno

Having decided to split up, Zuko and Katara head to the Fire Nation in order to stop Azula, who has become extremely paranoid and power hungry since becoming Firelord, once and for all; while Sokka, Toph, and Suki head to stop the air ship fleet that will destroy the Earth Kingdom. Both groups find their tasks harder than they expected. Meanwhile, Aang faces off with Ozai, but finds himself overwhelmed by the immense power he has gained from Sozin's Comet. Elsewhere, the Order of the White Lotus battles for the freedom of Ba Sing Se.
Guest Stars: André Sogliuzzo as King Bumi | Jennie Kwan as Suki | Mark Hamill as Firelord Ozai | Takayo Fischer as Lo, Li | Jen Cohn (1) as Ursa

61 :03x21 - Sozin's Comet, Part 4: Avatar Aang

After Zuko is severely injured by a shot of lightning from Azula during their Agni Kai, Katara must face her alone. Sokka and Toph are separated from Suki while attempting to destroy the air fleet, and soon find themselves outnumbered. Meanwhile, fighting a losing battle against Ozai, Aang enters the Avatar State, and must finally decide whether or not Ozai must die in order to end the war.
Guest Stars: Mark Hamill as Firelord Ozai | André Sogliuzzo as Hakoda | Jennie Kwan as Suki
Classification: Animation
Genre: Anime | Action | Adventure | Children
Status: Ended
Network: nickelodeon ( USA)
Airs: Fridays at 08:30 pm
Runtime: 30 Minutes
Premiere: February 21, 2005
Ended: July 19, 2008
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