The Lion Guard has assembled and now they are ready to DEFEND! Max Nicholson from IGN gives the pilot episode score of 7.7, describing the special as "a fun-filled, if younger-skewing, hour television." “Let’s go talk to them, but be cautious,” Kion said. However, Zuri becomes stuck in a tree branch. The first lion to be bestowed the power of the Roar was Askari, the second born son of one of the previous Lion Kings. After Timon and Pumbaa help her out, Bunga arrives and tells them the news of Kion's new job as leader of the Lion Guard.Kiara is surprised to hear that Kion has already appointed Bunga as the first member. Riley noted that protecting the Circle of Life is the main theme of the series; "The animals who respect it don’t eat too much, allow for the grass to grow, and larger animals to eat smaller animals. 8.7 (42) 0. Askari is the only lion on the show to have sclerae that are darker than his irises. Put Bunga down! Being the fastest member of the team is the first if you need him at any time. On one side stood the past version of Askari, in the flesh, and his own Lion Guard; the first Lion Guard. These humans could be a danger to the Pridelands, to all of us,” Simba told his son later that day. Sheis one of Kion's friends and a former member of the Lion Guard. And the premiere + 8 new episodes of Season 3 will be available to watch in #DisneyNOW on 8/3 as well! You can also upload and share your favorite The Lion Guard wallpapers. Kion says "Hyenas! That's when it hit me. Askari is a brave, noble lion who believes in peace between animals that are capable of such feats. The Forbidden Friendship - Lion Guard Fanfiction. Season: OR .  In the United Kingdom and Ireland, Return of the Roar premiered on Disney Junior on February 8, 2016, while the series premiered on April 13, 2016. Chapter Two “Humans? I tried to make him like the original design, but also giving him a better look. Makucha's Leap - A group of leopards who live in the Backlands. Add a photo to this gallery “Those are the kids I think,” Ono said. we love lion guard on disney junior!!! "Who Has Better Hair?" Vitani wins the competition and becomes the new leader of the Lion Guard, while Kion and his Lion Guard leave the Pride Lands to serve the Tree of Life. Dogo (voiced by Jacob Guenther) – A jackal pup who is one of Reirei and Goigoi's sons; he has blue eyes, while the other pups have brown eyes. He has a large tuft of fur atop his head, that curls back and brown eyes with short lashes. , Ed Power of The Daily Telegraph scored the pilot two stars out of five, labeling it a "Soggy, Sentimental throwback. and more Disney Junior games online for free on DisneyNOW! , A short-form series called It's UnBungalievable starring Bunga and Ono was produced by Disneynature and premiered on Disney Junior on January 9, 2016. - The Lion Guard | official FIRST LOOK clip Return of the Roar (2015/2016) for fans of The Lion King. Character Information Fuli is one of the main characters of the show, The Lion Guard. The Lion Guard successfully chases the hyenas out of the Pride Lands. Can't elephants and lions live together in peace? Scar forms an army consisted of animals from the Outlands. In The Lion King II: Simba's Pride, we see that the cub in question is Kiara and that she will be the future queen. This eventually leads to an all-out battle between the Pridelanders and the Outlanders. The Lion Guard To The Rescue! Riley was interested in the idea of a second-born cub and what his role would be if Kiara is destined to become queen. Iger suggested to Kanter that Disney Junior should consider producing content to celebrate the 20th anniversary of The Lion King in 2014. Watch full episodes of The Lion Guard online. and more Disney Junior games online for free on DisneyNOW! Directed by Garth Davis. 1 Episode 1 on Google Play, then watch on your PC, Android, or iOS devices. Her catchphrase is "Aramakaro". The characters returning from The Lion King and its sequels and spin-offs appear in this series: The series was announced by Disney on June 9, 2014 on the run-up to the first film's 20th anniversary.