Upon discovering this, Makuu chastises Kiburi for disobeying him. His unabated hunger drives him to extreme measures, as he is willing to stand against Simba and the Lion Guard, and his ruthless nature shines through in even everyday interactions.In addition to being the leader, Janja is one of the smartest hyenas of his clan, with only Nne and Tano being smarter. (Runs faster then beats Reirei). Makuu and his float take over the Flood Plains. Makuu then summons the rest of his float to help him take down the rhino, but the Lion Guard arrive before they can attack. Makuu's name means "ambition" or "arrogance, vanity, self-importance" or "pride" in Swahili. However, Kifaru misjudges Makuu's location and rams into a tree stump, trapping his horn in bark. Together, the team takes off to protect Twiga, but when they arrive on the scene, Makuu is nowhere to be found, only Twiga and Vuruga Vuruga. Mtoto the young elephant informs the Lion Guard that several important Pride Landers are heading toward Pride Rock. When Ono gives the signal, Kion roars into the trees, clearing them all of their branches. Kion is disturbed by this turn of events and asks his father about Makuu's challenge. Despite her confusion at Makuu's claim, Fuli threatens the crocodiles that they do not need Kion's Roar to defend the Pride Lands. In Makuu's absence however, one of the crocodiles in the float, Kiburi, rallies the whole float and takes over all the waterholes. History The Lion Guard "The Rise of Makuu" When Pua, the leader of the crocodiles, refuses to offset the Circle of Life by hunting the fish in Big Springs, a young crocodile named Makuu accuses him of being a coward and challenges him to a mashindano, thinking that the float has a right to the fish in Big Springs. Despite his injury, Makuu spars with Kiburi, a former member of his float. The Lion Guard takes off to stop the danger and arrives on the scene to find Makuu arguing with Bupu, the antelope leader. Reirei: How can this be?! Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Makuu is injured while saving a member of his float from a rock slide. kiburi thelionguard kiburithelionguard. As Makuu slithers away, the Lion Guard vows to put a stop to his schemes, and Kion uses the Roar of the Elders to break the dam and allow the river to flow as usual. The crocodiles attack the Lion Guard and manage to get the upper hand, but with Mwenzi's help, Kifaru gets loose and tackles the crocodiles. Physically, he is also very strong. Ono spots the attack, and Kion leads his team into battle. Like all crocodiles, rows of Makuu's teeth visibl… tom (from star vs the forces of evil) as Makuu blitzwing (la) as kiburi jack and jill (from puss in boots) as Goigoi and reirei Bluenose (From Theodore Tugboat) as Jasiri Oliver (From Theodore Tugboat) as Ushari billy shoepack as Pua hamhock (from puss in boots) as Dogo zodiac (from 7lightening) as Zira shaun (from shaun the sheep) as Kovu He then tasks Kion with watching over the event in case the other animals decide to treat Makuu unfairly. Once at Mizimu Grove, the Lion Guard comments on how well the animals are behaving, though Kion remains unconvinced of Makuu's reformation. The Lion Guard sees Makuu training his float to fight and accidentally mistakes it for a real fight. Kion and the Guard stop the plot, and Simba realizes the situation. As they do so, Hodari mimics their movements, professing to Beshte that it is his dream to be a crocodile, or at least an honorary one. Though the crocodiles manage to reach safety on a nearby cliff, the stampede causes a rock slide, which injures Makuu. #lionking He reverts back to his old ways in "Never Roar Again", as he attempts to take over the Flood Plains when Kion vows to never use the Roar of the Elders again, and remains this way in "Beshte and the Hippo Lanes", where he attacks Basi in a second attempt to take over the Flood Plains. Ono said. However, as seen in "The Savannah Summit", Makuu is somewhat growing as a leader, as he willingly accepts Simba's invitation to join the summit meeting so as to negotiate with the other leaders on how to make their respective species survive the dry season. Makuu has a long snout, and his eyes are yellow. #animals Basi and Beshte hear a young rhino crying for help. "How's Basi?" Despite the Lion Guard's presence, Bupu attacks Makuu, who attempts to defend himself until Kion chastises him again, claiming that he will not let anyone ruin the Savannah Summit, "especially" not Makuu. He can be a bit of a showoff, as seen when he flamboyantly sees Pua out of the float, and rarely shows respect for other creatures. #stories, (The Outsiders attacking the Pridelands until Kion showed up confronting them). Bunga assumes that there is trouble, and Kion worries that Makuu will ruin the Summit. In answer, two of Makuu's cronies knock Nala into the water and carry her into the midst of the float, prompting Kion to nearly use the Roar in his fury. He then stalks off, enraged, with Simba calling after him desperately. During the commotion, Mwenzi hops down from his tree and instructs Kifaru on how to free himself from the tree stump. Later, the animals of the Pride Lands gather to witness the mashindano, and Makuu manages to pull a victory over the aged Pua. By the time Kifaru has finished with them, they decide to retreat. With Kiburi's float incapacitated, Kion uses the Roar of the Elders to banish them back to the Outlands, effectively saving Makuu and his float. After Makuu and his float take over the Flood Plains, a mongoose who had been chased away happens to run past Fuli, who resolves to save the Flood Plains with the rest of her team. Baby/Young Kion - Sultan (Whisker Haven Tales With The Palace Pets) Adult Kion - Tigger (Winnie the Pooh) Baby/Young Bunga - Young Tod (The Fox and the Hound) Adult Bunga - Adult Tod (The Fox and the Hound) Baby Fuli - Litten (Pokemon) … Running along the end of his tail is green stripes. When Simba asks if this is the new crocodile way, Makuu says that perhaps it is. The Lion Guard leaves, privately deducing that Twiga and Vuruga Vuruga are too afraid to tell the truth about Makuu because he had threatened them. Beshte answered. An enraged Makuu accuses the other Pride Landers of not trusting him and wonders why he should trust them when they are not willing to give him a chance. Makuu Vs Pua Mashindano Lion Guard Fight Scene HD - YouTube When Pua, the leader of the crocodiles, refuses to offset the Circle of Life by hunting the fish in Big Springs, Makuu accuses him of being a coward and challenges him to a mashindano, thinking that the float has a right to the fish in Big Springs. He also serves as a major antagonist of Season 2 and as a supporting character of Season 3. The crocodiles pull back, winded, and Beshte chastises them for endangering the animals of the Pride Lands. Janja's Clan are the major antagonistic faction of the 2015 Disney Channel film The Lion Guard: Return of the Roar, and a major antagonistic faction in its 2016 Disney Junior follow-up series The Lion Guard behind their leader Janja, Makuu and his float (who later reform) in season one and later behind Scar in season two. She then attacks Makuu and orders Beshte and Bunga to take on the rest of the float. Unlike his predecessor, Makuu has no respect for tradition or the Circle of Life, and certainly not for authority (except his own), seeing both Pua and Kion as weak and cowardly. The Lion Guard is an American animated TV series that first aired on Disney Junior on 15 January 2016. As Pua leaves, Makuu taunts him. Makuu: You won win this time! Pua is very patient and slow to anger. It is currently possessed by Kion, the son of Simba and Nala, and by Vitani, daughter of Zira. Makuu: Bring it! His underbelly is light green. Furious at Kion's bias of him, Makuu backs out of a near-finished agreement. The Lion Guard concludes that the Pride Landers must unite against the threat of the Outlanders. Though enraged at first, Makuu goes to Pride Rock to speak with Simba, ordering his float to stay where they are. They arrive in time to rescue him from Makuu and his float, whom they chastise for not honoring the rule that no animal is to be attacked while trying to cross the Flood Plains after a rainstorm. Kiburi pins down Makuu, and Tamka overcomes Kion, preventing him from helping Makuu. Later that day, Kion announces to the Summit that Makuu had fallen into a pit and lost his life in the struggle. Because of this, Pua, like Kion, recognizes that fighting isn't always necessary and that sometimes you must accept defeat as shown when he tells Kion to back down when he doesn't want to fight. Some time ago, Kion and his friend Bunga accidentally wandered into Pua's float's territory. The other animals fear his wrath, but Makuu merely prompts Simba to let the Summit go on. Soon, the Outlands will stretch all the way to Pride Rock!" Heeding his mother's advice, Kion uses the Roar to specifically target Makuu's float and keep Nala from being harmed. Makuu reconciles with the other Pride Lander leaders. However, the moment Makuu is gone, Kiburi inspires the other crocodiles into helping him forcibly take over the other water holes in the Pride Lands. Patches of scales on his back also have a lighter leaf-green color compared the rest on his body. He is a vulture who serves as a majordomo to Janja and now Jasiri, the leader of the hyenas who reside in the Outlands and reports anything to her. Kion then gets the idea to call Makuu for help. He appears to only respond to strength and power, as he was awestruck by the Roar of the Elders and gave into Kion's second demand to leave Big Springs while trying to save face. Kion realizes that it is time for the Savannah Summit, an important yearly event in which leaders in the Pride Lands discuss how they will proceed during the dry season. She's too strong. The Lion Guard catches wind of Kiburi's plan and puts an end to his scheme. Makuu appears briefly during "Jackal Style" and again at the Kupatana celebration. He returned a moment later, and settled down on Beshte's back. After that episode, Makuu has completely changed for the better, willing to forgive others for their mistakes, showing his gratitude when others help him and his float, and making the wellbeing of his float his top priority. Makuu relents, but insults hippos for always following the rules. Makuu: Kiburi Simba banished you from Pridelands and now you came here to attack me! He then growls at Kion, who had been about to follow Bunga. Makuu appears in a painting during the "Wisdom on the Walls" musical sequence. After Pua's defeat, Kion receives word that the giraffes have moved into the baboons' forest. Whilst Kiburi fights Makuu, his three followers surround Simba, but are noticed by Ono, who informs Kion. (Growls) Kiburi: Let's fight. Together, the party proceeds to Mizimu Grove. He is the villainous leader of the crocodiles in the Pride Lands. Though Makuu wins, he soon discovers that it was a diversion so that Kiburi's followers could attempt to assassinate Simba. Simba comes forward, recognizing Makuu's leadership, and thanks Pua for his service. 382 Views. The Lion King Wiki is a FANDOM Movies Community. 17 Favourites. What will happen to Kion? Although initially Makuu acted with hostility toward the pair, his attempts to eat the young animals were thwarted by Zazu, who informed Pua that Kion was the son of Simba. Join the community to add your comment. I find it funny that he is just like Makuu was only more full of himself and disrespectful. The Lion Guard - The Little Guy - Makuu vs Kiburi - YouTube Makuu continually knocks his tail against Mwenzi's tree in an attempt to dislodge him. Kion urges Makuu to be kinder to his fellow Pride Landers, but Makuu leaves in a huff and vows to only look out for his own float if trouble should arise. Find out! After the fight, Makuu thanks the Pride Landers for their help and vows to return the favor should they find themselves in trouble. In season three, they are protagonists. Makuu then leads his float into Lake Matope, with Kion looking after him worriedly, wondering if the Pride Lands are in danger. Once at Pride Rock, Kion tackles Makuu. Along the way, Twiga the giraffe and Vuruga Vuruga the cape buffalo speak resentfully about Makuu's past actions and how readily Simba is willing to forgive him. After the introductions, Hodari sings "Give a Little Guy a Chance", in which he boasts of his strengths and skills despite his small stature. Makuu and his float are accidentally awoken by the Lion Guard when they try to halt a stampede. Remember me? Malicious Misnaming: Tamka tauntingly calls Kion "Lion Cub" after ramming into him to stop him from saving Makuu, to mock both the Lion Guard's title and Kion for his young age. Makuu fights with Bupu, the antelope leader. "Makuu's Float is attacking Bhati." He is a former member of Makuu 's float, he later serves as Makuu's arch-nemesis and the leader of the crocodiles living in The Outlands, that served under Scar, before reforming after Scar's defeat. A horrified Twiga and Vuruga Vuruga exclaim that they had never intended for Makuu to get hurt. Once there, Fuli orders Makuu to leave, but he simply laughs at them for having a leader who refuses to use the Roar of the Elders. Just then, the Lion Guard arrives and fights Makuu off. They gather together Bupu's herd, Laini's group, Ma Tembo's herd, and Mbeya's crash ("Pride Landers Unite!"). Ringed around his eyes are darker shades of scales. Simba approaches, furious, and exclaims that Bupu and Makuu had been about to come to an agreement about sleeping situations for their respective species. With Simba's support, Makuu promises to take his duties seriously, much to the discomfort of the other Pride Lander leaders. Later, the Lion Guard tries to warn Makuu that Kiburi and his float is lurking in the Pride Lands, but Makuu insists that his float can care for itself. When a landslide blocks up a waterfall, the river overflows its bank, and Makuu and his float are given free reign of the Pride Lands. ― Kiburi to Mac. However, he warms up to Ono eventually, and the two start to leave the area. Basi encourages his son to stand strong against the float, but Beshte reminds Basi that he is injured. Fuli: You sure you want to face me Reirei? Bunga asked. Kion: Am giving you the final warning get out of Pridelands!!! Makuu approaches Hodari and praises him for his bravery, commenting that he has the heart of a true crocodile. Hodari tries to remind Kiburi that he cannot be leader without calling for a mashindano, but Kiburi ignores the gecko and continues to mercilessly beat Makuu. Kiburi: Hello Makuu. Bunga hops on Makuu's head, which annoys him and causes him to emerge from underwater. Twiga is quick to deny this assertion, and Vuruga Vuruga backs her up. This b… (Kiburi and Makuu fighting while others are), (Kion is on top of Janja pressing his paw). Makuu is a young, slender, and well-built Nile crocodile with yellow eyes, green scales, and pale underbelly. As shown in the episodes The Little Guy and The Kilio Valley Fire, Kiburi doesn't like singing (which is ironic considering the fact that he’s voiced by a well-known singer/rapper). 6 Comments. #kion Makuu sees Kifaru's prone position as an opportunity for larger prey and rallies his float to take down the rhino. 1 Plot 2 Trivia 3 Pilot 3.1 Season 1 Episodes 3.2 Season 2 Episodes 3.3 Season 3 Episodes Bubble Guppies' Adventures of The Lion Guard is the origin of the Bubble Guppies' adventures. Musicalis Interruptus : Unlike Makuu, Kiburi doesn't take the time to listen to Hodari's "I … Bunga proclaims that Mtoto had heard Makuu, but Mtoto clarifies that he had only heard Twiga speaking about Makuu. Later, returning to their waterhole, Makuu forgives Ono, whose fault it had been that the float had awakened from their hibernation, due to the fact that it was Ono who discovered Kiburi's plan. Kion deduces that Makuu must be trying to spoil the event, and he and the Lion Guard take off to thwart the danger. He rams Makuu last, knocking him and the tree stump into the swamp, and yells after him that that's what he gets for messing with Mwenzi. "Where are they?" Ono nodded, and took to the sky. Reply. Later, when Simba is hesitant to trust Janja, Makuu reminds him that he gave Makuu a chance at the Savannah Summit when no one else would. Though Makuu is bothered by Kion's bias, he backs off in an attempt to not start trouble. #kionandfuli Despite their initial upper hand, the float is repulsed when the Lion Guard joins forces with Makuu's float and Hodari distracts Kiburi and allows Makuu to strike a powerful blow. At first, the Pride Landers are tense, but Kion works to defuse the tension. He has several dark green scales running along his back and on his tail. They start to break up the sparring, but are warned to stop by Hodari, a gecko who is spectating from a tree. Though Bunga encourages Kion to use the Roar of the Elders, the cub decides against it, not wanting to be like Scar and lash out in anger. Despite his injuries, Makuu insists that he is fine and continues to train his float. Hodari then asks Beshte if he will introduce him to Makuu, and Beshte happily agrees. He instructs the animals to race toward Bunga. The Lion Guard watches in satisfaction. Makuu and his float challenge Basi and Beshte in the Flood Plains. Just then, Makuu reveals himself and announces to the gathered animals that he had come to the Summit with the intention of helping his float and the Pride Lands, but had only received distrust and hostility. Hwuezi! Here is a shot of Kiburi from The Lion Guard. Fuli asked. However, his partaking in the Kupatana celebration indicates that he has come to respect the Circle of Life, as he, along with another crocodile, kindly allow a jerboa to pass between them. Also, like Makuu at first, Kiburi is shown to believe that crocodiles deserve the biggest and most fish-filled water holes in the Pride Lands. With Hodari's knowledge of the combat practice of Makuu's float - and Makuu's recent injuries - Kiburi's float attacks Makuu's after being confronted by the Lion Guard. Without asking for an explanation, Kion orders Makuu to back off. Makuu is a boastful crocodile who loves to bask in the attention of others. When Kion realizes that Makuu may be being targeted by other Pride Landers, the team rushes to Mizimu Grove, where they save Makuu from falling into a pit full of rotten fruit. Kion glanced at Ono. Kion confronts Makuu, asking him to leave Big Springs, but the crocodile refuses, mocking Kion for being unwilling to fight. She hastens to the Lair of the Lion Guard and relates what had happened to the Pride Landers. #hyenas Makuu and his float merely laugh at him in response, prompting Hodari to flee the scene. Despite Ono's warning, Mwenzi refuses to trust him. Makuu allows Hodari to join his float after the latter helps him defeat Kiburi. Makuu leads his float against Kifaru the rhinoceros. Mwenzi the tickbird alights near a swamp after having a fight with his friend Kifaru, and Ono warns him that Makuu and his float frequent the area. Makuu is a minor character in the 2015 Disney Channel TV film The Lion Guard: Return of the Roar, and the former secondary antagonist-turned-supporting character in its 2016 Disney Junior follow-up series The Lion Guard. He is the leader of his float. (Outsiders vs Lion Guard fight begin) (Except for Kiburi he went to look for Makuu.) He reacts with awe when Kion uses the Roar of the Elders to lift Pride Rock. A furious Kion confronts Makuu, telling him to stick to his own territory, but the crocodile simply points out that the flooded river is indeed his territory. Kion attempts to convince his father that Makuu is untrustworthy, but Simba insists that all animals must be treated equally in the Pride Lands, no matter their past transgressions. Simba interrupts Kiburi's speech, and Kiburi realizes that the Lion Guard has outsmarted him. Simba explains that he must recognize and respect the traditions of other species, even if he doesn't always agree with them. Just then, Makuu attacks, hurting Mwenzi's wing and knocking him into the branches of a tree. While Ono flies off to fetch Kion, the rest of the team departs to save the Flood Plains. Beshte does as he is told, and Hodari comes close enough to leap onto Kiburi's snout, distracting him. Makuu witnesses the final mashindano between Kion and Vitani. With Beshte in the lead, the hippos begin to weave a winding trail through the Flood Plains, leading Makuu and his float on a wild chase. Makuu is seen being led into his float's hibernation cave by the Lion Guard. The Roar of the Elders, also known as simply "the Roar", is an intensely powerful roar that is bestowed on the leader of the Lion Guard by the Great Kings of the Past. Kiburi is a former member of Makuu's float and a crocodile. The Lion Guard starts to continue on their patrol, but Hodari halts Beshte. Mzingo is a supporting antagonist in the 2015 Disney TV filmThe Lion Guard: Return of the Roar, and a recurring antagonist in its 2016 follow-up series The Lion Guard, both of which are follow-ups to the 1994 animated filmThe Lion King. Makuu is a large crocodile with bright green scales and a light green underbelly. Makuu is a male crocodile. Kion submits to Makuu's request and leads his team away from the float, unaware that Kiburi is watching from the shadows. Ono manages to save him from Makuu, but leaves to fetch the Lion Guard for help. He then offers Hodari a place among his float, which Hodari proudly accepts, and the float begins to chant the gecko's name, welcoming him into their ranks. He has some light green spots running along his back, and small black claws. Makuu plans to make his move against the Pride Lands, only this time, he will invade the entire Flood Plains. Makuu approaches Simba and assures him that he had had no knowledge of Kiburi's scheme, to which Simba defers Kiburi's punishment to Makuu. Makuu is first seen helping fight back the Army of Scar. In the film, Olmec from "Legends of the Hidden Temple" tells us how Gil and his friends meet a lion … Makuu prepares to eat Kion and his best friend, Bunga. By GiuseppeDiRosso Watch. He manages to jump up and bite Mwenzi's branch in half, leaving him with little room to maneuver, but before he can try again, Kifaru arrives and charges at him. Makuu falls into a trap, but is rescued by the Lion Guard. Kion submits to Makuu's request and leads his team away from the float, unaware that Kiburi is watching from the shadows. He also has great hum… However, the event soon gets out of hand, for the animals trip over the galagos and end up in a heap. "He's fine." "Just you wait, Mac! Like Makuu at first, Kiburi is an arrogant crocodile who believes that violence is the solution to every problem and who dislikes the notions of shares and compromise. While Bunga, Fuli, and Ono set out to clear the grove of animals, Beshte and Kion confront Makuu. A dark green rims his eyes and is also present on the back of his head. Before he can wreak havoc on the Flood Plains, he stops himself from roaring, and Nala calls for him to trust himself. Lion Guard: Yeah. Like Mufasa, he is a firm believer in the Circle of Life. Kion tackles Makuu, believing that the crocodile is trying to ruin the Savannah Summit. I Just Can't Wait to Be King (2019 soundtrack), The Lion Sleeps Tonight (2019 soundtrack), Can You Feel the Love Tonight (2019 soundtrack), The Lion Guard (Music from the TV Series), The Lion Guard: Return of the Roar Characters, https://lionking.fandom.com/wiki/Makuu?oldid=289867. The Army of Scar besieges Makuu's float, with Kiburi targeting Makuu. Kiburi was a member of Makuu's Float, until the Guard accidentally woke him and the rest of the float up, which caused him to disobey his leaders' orders and go and search for his own water. The two manage to cross over another hippo lane, but as the crocodiles move to follow them, they get trampled by Bupu's herd. He then says that if Janja's information isn't useful, he and his float will eat the hyena. He then advises Kion to back down if he's not willing to fight Makuu. Bubble Guppies' Adventures of The Lion Guard is a crossover made by Connor Lacey and Ryantransformer017. Fuli: Okay then. He then yells for Makuu to use the Wide Tailspin, which Makuu does, knocking Kiburi into the mud and freeing Makuu from his prone position. Like his hyena ancestors before him, Janja is a greedy, arrogant, eccentric, temperamental and vicious individual with no regard for the Circle of Life. Kion and Fuli exchanged a glance. When Chama, Mzaha and Furaha stampede through the crocodiles' water hole, they splash mud on Makuu and his float, prompting him to glare after the trio in annoyance. Just then, Ono spots a herd of cape buffalo stampeding toward the crocodiles, and Kion yells for the float to take cover. Kiburi is a major antagonist of The Lion Guard. He is also a member of the Army of Scar and one of Mac's archrivals. As they speak, the Lion Guard notices that Makuu is missing from the event, and Mtoto runs up with news that Makuu is speaking angrily near the watering hole. While patrolling the Pride Lands for trouble, Mtoto overhears Twiga speaking about Makuu, and he informs the Lion Guard of what he has heard.