Rafiki sends Makini and the Lion Guard to the Outlands' volcano to get the volcanic ash needed to cure Simba by sundown. Zazu's blue feathers have been replaced with white and the puppet is partially constructed from parachute silk with a slinky contained in the neck for ease in movement. This head cannon is pretty cool. The cub seems to also fear him and the others. He is also the adoptive nephew of Timon and Pumbaa. After chasing the to the Outlands, the Lion Guard has to come to their rescue when they are cornered by Janja, Cheezi, and Chungu.
In Simba's Pride, Nala is depicted as slightly older, calmer and less overprotective of Kiara than her mate. The two parents roar in protection of their offspring. When Pumbaa reunites with his sounder, he has Timon come up with ideas on how they can get rid of the Guinea fowl. Can someone please erase all scrips and episodes of the Lion Guard it would do all real Lion King-Fans a favor. However, the skinks overhear this and inform Scar, who comes up with a plan to take over Mizimu Grove. He explains to his nephew Nefu voiced by that the gourds on his stick are powerful for his magic. .
Archived from on 14 April 2010. In the area where Scar appeared, a scorch mark with a strange symbol remains. Due to her loyalty, Scar chose Zira's youngest son Kovu to be his successor. Some of Max's role was originally going to be filled by Timon's father who was considered for inclusion in the film, but ultimately dropped. In The Lion Guard, Kovu portrayed as an older cub meets Kiara's brother Kion. Kovu then grabs Simba's arms like Scar did to Mufasa, and lets go. When Jasiri learns from Kion that Scar has returned, she and her clan form a hyena resistance to aid the Lion Guard and help defeat Scar.
As the second-born of the Lion King, he is gifted with a power called the Roar of the Elders and becomes the leader of the Lion Guard, a team of animals who protect the Pride Lands and defend the Circle of Life. The two lionesses tumble down into the gorge. He is glad to see Timon go but ends up going with Ma to find him. It turns out that Zira planned for Nuka and Vitani to start the wildfire in order for Kovu to rescue Kiara to gain Simba's reluctant trust, so that Kovu can lure him into a trap. Kovu is ready to attack, when Kiara jumps in front of him. They are shown to be bullies of the jungle, as they enjoy pushing Timon and Pumbaa around, giving them atomic wedgies, as well as being shown picking on a squirrel.
That night, Zira and the Outsiders arrive and battle Simba and the Pridelanders. Kiara starts to nuzzle him when he expresses his fear of becoming like Scar, but Kovu leaves when he is unable to tell her his true intentions. He is the leader of the cape buffalo and he is aggressive, controlling, selfish, strong, and short-tempered. Once they are in the Outlands, Thurston inadvertently provides Cheezi and Chungu with wrong information and convinces them that the Lion Guard's weakness are red flowers. To cheer everyone up, Kion decides to make Makini's mpando mpya a big event and invites all of the Pride Landers to witness it, and asks Timon and Pumbaa to put on a show to entertain them. Even when Simba makes a mistake at her father's funeral, she is gracious and kind, and makes light of the situation by dwelling on the good.
He is amicable and open, willing to engage in conversation and negotiate according to the customs of the Pride Lands. Shortly after being born, he helped the Lion Guard fend off Janja, Cheezi and Chungu. Kiara pleads with Simba to listen him. When Scar hears the news from the skinks, he orders Janja's clan, Reirei's pack, and Kiburi's float to attack Makuu's float at their watering hole, but the Pride Landers are determined to help Makuu and his float and follow the Lion Guard to help them. The guard teaches Badilli to stand up to Mapigano and reclaim his territory.
His name in Swahili means 'Ape' and is an ally to Simba. When Simba returns to Pride Rock, Shenzi and Banzai are defeated by Pumbaa. The now united prides return to Pride Rock where Kovu and Kiara are married with him becoming her prince consort. He also demonstrates a strong yet open sense of discernment, which warms him to scavengers like Jasiri the hyena and her clan. The series features live-action animal footage provided by Disneynature.
However, while fighting off Janja's clan, Reirei's pack, and Kiburi's float, Shujaa ends up damaging the Pride Lands due to being unaware of his own strength, much to Scar's delight, so Beshte helps Shujaa by teaching him to think before he acts. However, the soon find out that Tamaa is tricking them and rush off to help the hyenas. After defeating the villainous outlanders, Shujaa also helped put out a wild fire and carried Beshte to safety. You have the same conniving mind that made Scar so. She acts as narrator throughout the story, at one point speaking to the audience in a for comic effect. From left to right: Shenzi, Scar, Ed, Banzai, Rafiki, Mufasa, Simba, Sarabi, Zazu, Timon, and Pumbaa. Kiara and Kovu As they venture back to Pride Rock, Kovu has Simba on his own.
This episode shows that they used to have a warthog king of the island, which is unknown what might've happened to him. She teamed up with Mwoga to target Kulinda's newly-hatched chick only to be driven off by the Lion Guard. She tells Kion that using the Roar against other lions would make him lose the roar, and she convinces him to stay with her. Kovu alongside Vitani, Nuka and Jasiri, watches in amazement as Kion uses the Roar of the Elders on a cloud, causing it to rain. In The Rise of Scar, Ushari finally gets fed up with the Lion Guard disturbing his peace and inadvertently finds out that Kion talks to Mufasa's spirit.