They then go to help Mbeya after he gets stuck in a dried out swimming hole. Voice actor stated that Season 2 will air in Fall 2017 with an hour long special. On the way, Bunga tells the story of how he met Timon and Pumbaa. When Makucha shows up in the Pride Lands however, the guard soon realizes that Beshte's new friend is real and rushes off to help Ajabu. Since Disney specifically told him that it should have a universal appeal but be skewed a little more towards boys, he came up with the concept of The Lion Guard while looking to his son's games for inspiration. In order to be in two places at once and to fool both Reirei and Janja's groups, Kion enlists the help of Tamaa to imitate the Guard's voices. Meanwhile, Kion, Bunga, Ono, and Beshte patrol the Pride Lands and save some from a.
This causes her sister Madoa to enlist the Lion Guard to help rescue Jasiri, with the unlikely help of Thurston. However, the gorilla brothers have forgotten the message. When fire from the dry lightning threatens Rafiki's tree, Chama, Mzaha, and Furaha save Rafiki and Makini and work with the Lion Guard to put out the fire. Kion gathers Pride Landers to prepare them in their fight against the villainous Outlanders, Ma Tembo's herd, Bupu's herd, Laini's group, and Mbeya's crash, but the training goes wrong. They find out that Badilli has been driven out of his home by the mean leopard Mapigano who has taken over his territory in Mirihi Forest in the Back Lands. After the Guard manages to save Kiara, Janja taunts Kion until he Roars in anger and unknowingly summons Scar when the volcano erupts.
During the battle, Scar appears in the flames of a nearby fire and speaks with Janja. Rafiki recognizes it from the paintings of the past as a sign of terrible evil, and goes off to consult the paintings to be sure. Seeking shelter from the fire, the five of them head into Muhangus the 's den and underground where they meet Kuchimba the. This allows Janja, Reirei, and Kiburi's groups to get the drop on the hyena resistance and ambush them. His venomous bite temporarily paralyzes Kion, Fuli, and Beshte, causing Ono to enlist Makini to find a remedy to heal them faster while Rafiki is away.
When Scar hears the news, he orders Janja's Clan, Reirei's Pack, and Kiburi's float to attack Makuu's float at their watering hole. The rain from the cloud not only frees Thurston's herd, it also causes a that sends Beshte into the Outlands. 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. As Kion goes against tradition and chooses his non-lion friends Bunga the , Ono the , Beshte the and Fuli the to populate it, Simba scolds him for not taking his new responsibilities seriously. Meanwhile, Ono feels self—conscious after the Roar blows off his head feathers. Simba explains to Kion that every , Sokwe gives Simba a message to let him know if their peace treaty still stands.
Meanwhile, Simba and Bunga realize that being raised by Timon and Pumbaa is something that they have in common. While Makini gets Ponya flowers for the remedy, Ono and Bunga are left to defend the Tikiti melons from Kenge and Janja's clan. . When ambushed by Janja's clan, Ushari forms an alliance with them, and they conspire to find a way to summon the spirit of. But when Scar finds out and has the Hyenas trap and interrogate Zazu, the Guard must rescue him.
Janja's clan end up trapping Jasiri and her clan's cubs, Tunu and Wema, in a steam vent. Meanwhile, the Lion Guard works to keep the animals of the Pride Lands safe from the threat of. Meanwhile, the other members of the Lion Guard track down the tickbird and convince him to work out his differences with Kifaru. While Simba is recuperating, Kion informs Rafiki that Scar has returned. Ono then leads Hadithi, Anga, and the rest of the Pride Lands' birds to take down Mzingo's flock while the Lion Guard stop the fires from getting into a dry thorn patch. The first rough episode synopsis was also revealed this way, regarding a drought in the Pride Lands.
The Lion Guard plays the original Guard which was led by a named Askari. Soon, he and the rest of the Lion Guard desperately try to keep Kion from climbing trees. Rafiki sends Makini and the Lion Guard to the Outlands' volcano to get the volcanic ash needed to cure Simba by sundown. The Guard realizes that Janja's clan are heading towards Rafiki and send Tamaa to confuse Reirei's pack while they go to assist Rafiki in fighting the hyenas. Meanwhile, the Lion Guard and Kiara return to the Pride Lands safely, but are unaware that Scar has returned. The Pride Landers become spooked by Scar's appearance and consider leaving the Pride Lands to avoid further attacks.
Where to countdown The Lion Guard air dates? Is The Lion Guard renewed or cancelled? On May 10th 2017, it was reported that will be voicing a new character,. On , , announced that the show would be renewed for a second season, which premiered on July 7, 2017. While the Lion Guard makes sure that the Pride Lands' trails are safe after a big rainstorm, they find Cheezi and Chungu and reluctantly let them stay. Meanwhile, the Lion Guard patrols the Pride Lands to keep animals safe from , and are baffled by Cheezi, Chungu, Goigoi, Tamka, and Nduli's attacks. Janja's Clan attacks Jasiri, Tuna, and Werna and traps them in a steam vent. The series premiered on , on while the series pilot movie premiered on ,.
But when Beshte gets his leg hurt while helping the Lion Guard defend Basi's pod of against Janja's clan, Reirei's pack, and Kiburi's float, Shujaa comes to his aid and helps defeat the Outlanders. However, the skinks overhear this and inform Scar, who comes up with a plan to take over Mizimu Grove. In December 2016, announced that he will be voicing , a new character in Season 2. Another new character called was released a bit later. When Simba orders the guard to follow his command, they make matters worse.