Chapter Five: Enemy at the Gates

As Kuvira’s army marches on Zaofu, Suyin refuses to let her city join the new empire, and Korra tries in vain to negotiate a peaceful outcome. Varrick and Bolin come to realize the totalitarian nature of Kuvira’s rule, but their escape is foiled by Kuvira’s fianc√©, Suyin’s son Baatar Jr. (Todd Haberkorn). While Zhu Li pledges her allegiance to Kuvira, Varrick is forced to weaponize the spirit vines for her, and Bolin is to be sent to a “reeducation” camp. In Republic City, Asami reconnects with her imprisoned father, Hiroshi.