Poop is getting real
Inspirational quotes with Bryan Konietzko
And if you know about the physics of explosions, it gets worse. The metal shell over her head would focus the force of the blast into a tiny area, while the opening around her neck would direct the force down like a shaped charge. It’s very likely that her own skull fragments ripped the rest of her body apart. Brr.
fun tidbit I found on tv tropes wrt P’li’s death
May I point out that among all of the other amazing things Korra has accomplished as an Avatar, she is still able to go into the Avatar State (and actually fight against going into it when needed).
All of her past Avatars are gone, so the Avatar State is empty except for her…