Later, Bunga appears to have gotten over his arrogance towards Pua's float, respecting the crocodile. Rate. 8. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. The Lion Guard Wiki is a FANDOM Movies Community. • "Sitting Pretty Awful" • "He's a Bad, Bad, Bad Sport" • "Dapper Duck Burgers" • "It Runs Good" • "Hot Air Buffoons" • "Timon in Love" • "Kahuna Potato" • "Mook Island" • "Cliphangers", The Lion Guard https://lionguard.fandom.com/wiki/Pua?oldid=352616. Out of all of the former leaders, Pua is the only one that's still alive. When Makuu's float took over "Big Springs" they went to Pua for advice even Pua just told them to back down. Fate The Mashindano soon begins, with most of the Pride Landers coming to watch, constantly chanting as the two crocodiles face off. Firework: Celebrate the Magic • Celebrate! Pua is shocked but also agrees with Makuu that rules are rules and that his crocodiles are entitled to eat those who challenge them which even Simba respects. 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) â¦ S1, Ep2. "The Rise of Makuu" â¦ Rate. Parade: Disney's Magical Moments Parade • Disney's Party Express • Disney Cinema Parade • Disney Magic on Parade • Disney Stars on Parade • Flights of Fantasy Parade • Jubilation! • Remember Who You Are • This is My Home • The Rightful King 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. Not wishing to anger King Simba and seeing the bravery displayed by Zazu after he entered Makuu's mouth willingly, Pua respected Zazu, allowing him to collect the children and leave alive and unharmed. 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They served as antagonists in season 1 and a reformed float in season 2. 10. Timon & Pumbaa: Alone Together • Stand by Me • Yummy, Yummy, Yummy • The Lion Sleeps Tonight When Bunga accidentally challenges Makuu, Zazu arrives in and offers himself to be eaten instead of the son of the king. 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. To lead his float He does not chase them, unlike the rest of the crocodiles in the lake. Home The Lion Guard Pua asked. When hearing that Kion was Simba's son, he allowed him to leave, warning him not to return again uninvited. Worried that their friend is in danger, the Lion Guard crosses the water to save him. Television programs With Max Charles, Joshua Rush, Diamond White, Atticus Shaffer. "If you really want to avoid a fight with Makuu, the best thing to do is just back down." Upon first meeting Bunga and Kion, he initially gave them a chance to leave but then advanced on them with his float after Bunga arrogantly challenged Makuu. Pua is a large crocodile with a long snout, swamp green scales, and a dull green underbelly. "Do you see now, Ushari?" He has several dark green scales running along his back and on his tail. Pua. Set in the African savanna, "The Lion Guard" follows the adventures of Kion, the second-born cub of Simba and Nala, and his diverse group of friends, each with a unique skill, as they unite to protect the Pride Lands. When Makuu wins a Mashidano duel against Pua and becomes the leader of the local crocodile float and invades hippo territory, chaos ensues for the Pride Lands. • "Maine-Iacs" • "Fiji-Fi-Fo-Fum" • "Rome Alone" • "Amusement Bark" • "Once Upon a Timon" • "Home is Where the Hog Is" • "Beethoven's Whiff" • "Bumble in the Jungle" • "Mind Over Matterhorn" He greatly respects Simba for being a good and fair king, but he does not take kindly to those that invade his species territory uninvited. Basi and Pua appear to be good friends, and always speak to one another in a casual, friendly manner. Alignment Season Three: "Battle for the Pride Lands" • "The Harmattan" • "The Accidental Avalanche" • "Ghost of the Mountain" • "Marsh of Mystery" • "Dragon Island" • "Journey of Memories" • "The Race to Tuliza" • "Mama Binturong" • "Friends to the End" • "The Tree of Life" • "The River of Patience" • "Little Old Ginterbong" • "Poa the Destroyer" • "Long Live the Queen" • "The Lake of Reflection" • "The Triumph of the Roar" • "Journey to the Pride Lands" • "Return to the Pride Lands", Timon & Pumbaa: Zazu's Tree • Madame Credenza's Place • Savage Rock • Boss Beaver's Log Land Contents. However, once on the other side, they notice that Kion has disappeared. Pua is an old crocodile from Disney Junior show Lion Guard. The Lion Guard finds Kion in a swamp, with a crocodile lurking nearby. The Lion Guard is an American animated television series developed by Ford Riley based on Disney's 1994 film The Lion King. My Reason: Characters left: 140 I Don't Have A Reason / I'll Add One Later. Quote Pig • Wolverine • Jumbo Jumbo the Elephant • Cheetato and Cheetata • Martin Pardon • Rita Book • Chef Claude • Captain Bloodbeard • Cisco Pig • Cisco Pig's Gang • Dr. Caliostro • Torgo • The Meerkat Angel • Pumbaa Jr. • Dr. Although the cubs had broken the rules by entering uninvited, Zazu offered himself as a meal in their place. He is the father of Beshte (the strongest in the Pride Lands) and the leader of the Hippo Pod in the Pride Lands. "How's Mari?" Pua is hunched and wrinkled, with mud-green scales and a pale underbelly. The Lion King 1½: Ma • Uncle Max • Iron Joe • Meerkat Colony Leader of the crocodiles (formerly) 8.3 (91) 0. When Pua takes his float to Big Springs, he asks Basi if it's all right for the crocodiles to eat the fish. Makuu has a long snout, and his iris are black surrounded by yellow. Patches of scales on his back also have a lighter leaf-green color compared the the rest on his body. Mashindanos between crocodiles have determined dominance over the float, and lions are known to compete by this means as well. guest stars as Makuu. Pride Lands The Lion Guard was patrolling Chakula Plains. Makuu All this has made him a wise leader who is held in high esteem to the point where the Royal Family and the Lion Guard had misgivings about the mashindano and felt his successor left much to be desired as shown when Simba tells Makuu "You have very thick skin to fill" before thanking Pua for his leadership. Meanwhile, the lion guard deals with a smelly situation. Background information Television: Find Out Why • Timon & Pumbaa • Timon and Pumbaa's Wild About Safety • The Lion Guard • It's UnBungalievable! Voice TV Show: The Lion Guard Franchise: Lion King. Pua is mentioned by Kion when he expresses his concerns about Makuu joining the Savannah Summit to his father, mentioning that whilst working with other animals might be all right for Pua, the same cannot be said for Makuu. Nicknames A new crocodile, Makuu, challenges his aging leader, Pua, for control of the group without the outcome potentially upsetting the circle of life. History Talk (0) Share. Rate. Edit. Species Restaurants: Restaurant Hakuna Matata Enemies He also has a couple of spots on his cheek in a darker color than that of his underbelly as well as several darker green stripes on his tail. 5. They are led by Makuu and formerly led by Pua. Pua is seen for a few seconds in this episode. Rate. He has some light green spots running along his back, and small black claws. Davidchannel's TV-Spoofs Disney Junior's 2016-2019 animated Adventure/Comedy-Drama TV ShowsThe Lion Guard, a spin-off of "The Lion King". Kion seeks Pua to call for another mashindano to reclaim Pua's leadership, but Pua reminds Kion that Makuu is much stronger than him. The Lion Guard: Helping Pua; The Lion Guard: Helping Rafiki; The Lion Guard: Helping Raksha; The Lion Guard: Helping Sarafina; The Lion Guard: Helping Shingo; The Lion Guard: Helping Sitka; The Lion Guard: Helping Tafu; The Lion Guard: Helping Tumbili; The Lion Guard: Helping Vuruga Vuruga; The Lion Guard: Helping Willow ; The Lion Guard: Hope for the Future; Next Last Retrieved from â¦ When Beshte and Mtoto are underwater, Pua can be seen floating on the surface in the corner. Nose / Steel Rate. Despite Makuu's feelings towards him, Pua does not show any ill feelings towards the now-leader of his float, even after he was defeated by the younger crocodile in a Mashindano nd taunted after his loss. Ono nodded, and took to the sky. Season Three: "Whiff" • "To Be Bee or Not to Be Bee" • "Luck Be a Meerkat" • "Just When You Thought You'd Cuisine it All" • "Lemonade Stand Off" • "Big Jungle Game" • "Boo Hoo Bouquet" • "So Sumo Me" • "Now Museum, Now You Don't" • "Visiting Pig-nitaries" • "The Truth About Kats and Hogs" • "Escape from Newark" • "Truth Be Told" • "Circus Jerks" • "Nest Best Thing" • "Super Hog-O" • "Don't Have the Vegas Idea" • "Hot Enough for Ya?" 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. But when Pua arrives, Basi asks him to come back next week since there still aren't enough fish. Trespassers His back and tail have small, rounded dark green plates. He also has great humility as shown when he ignored Makuu's taunts after he was overthrown by him and when he tells Kion that Makuu is stronger than him and won the mashindano that ended his leadership fair and square. Just then, Kion reappears behind them and reveals that the menacing crocodile had been their friend, Pua. 7. "Where are they?" Pua is a crocodile who appears in The Lion Guard. Makuu is a large crocodile with bright green scales and a light green underbelly. Summer: Stitch and Friends Summer Surprise Rate. The Lion Guard and the Night Pride are seen outside the Tree, where Beshte learns all the animals fear him. A Lion Guard Short Story- After the events of "Never Roar Again" Makuu the Crocodile Leader is approached by Simba, and the Lion King doesn't seem to happy with him. • "Pig-Malion" • "Why No Rhino" • "War Hogs" • "The Big No Sleep" • "Common Scents" • "Mister Twister" • "Don't Be Elfish" • "Lights, Camera, Traction" • "The Running of the Bullies" • "Special Defects" • "Wishy Washy" • "Ice Escapades" • "Guru-Some" • "Jailhouse Shock" • "Nearly Departed" • "Early Bird Watchers" • "The Spy's the Limit" • "Ready, Aim, Fire" • "Timoncchio" • "Ghost Boosters" • "Stay Away from my Honey!" Rate. Timon & Pumbaa: The Native Chief • The Three Natives • Mother Gorilla • Fronk Fegnugen • Monty • Baampu • Nobi • Fred • Panther • Quint • The Woodpecker • Bruce • Stinky • Ralph and Eddie • Teds • Savage Lion • Bartholomew • The Tarsier • Toucan Dan • Vulture Police • Ned • Rabbit • Uncle Boaris • Uncle Ernie • Boss Beaver • Boy Beaver • Lester the Whale • The Tigress • Jackal • The Cobra • Speedy the Snail • Smolder the Bear • Little Jimmy • Irwin • El Toro • Count Down • Mr. 1. However, he soon gets tired and Makuu is victorious over the aged Pua. He is first seen in the episode, "The Rise of Makuu". But when they make it to their leader's position they find him gone but okay and they see that the crocodile was actually Pua. He then advises Kion to back down if he's not willing to fight Makuu. Character information Pua appears as an enemy in The Lion Guard (App). Pre-Mortem One-Liner: Not a fatal one, but Makuu says this before Pua â¦ The Lion Guard: Kion • Bunga • Fuli • Beshte • Ono • Tiifu • Zuri • Janja • Cheezi • Chungu • Janja's Clan • Mzingo • Mzingo's Parliament • Mwoga • Makuu • Makuu's Float • Pua • Basi • Basi's Pod • Ushari • Jasiri • Madoa • Tunu and Wema • Thurston • Mbeya • Ma Tembo • Zito • Aminifu • Reirei • Goigoi • Dogo • Dogo's Brothers • Kijana • Reirei's Pack • Twiga • Juhudi • Shingo • Muhanga and Muhangus • Tamaa • Nala's Father • Swala • Muhimu • Hamu • Ajabu • Makucha • Makucha's Army • Fahari • Jiona • Mjomba • Ogpoa • Haya • Laini • Badili • Mbuni • Mapigano • Mtoto • Gumba • Kambuni • Kwato • Shauku • Nne • Tano • Vuruga Vuruga • Young Rhino • Lioness • Majinuni and Hafifu • King Sokwe • Jasiri's Clan • Hadithi • Bupu • Boboka • Chura • Kifaru • Mwenzi • Uroho • Mwizi • Kulinda • Ona • Mpishi • Makini • Shupavu • Kiburi • Tamka • Nduli • Kiburi's Float • Chama • Kenge • Dhahabu • Hodari He acted honorably. Pua feels that there are times when one must simply accept defeat if they want to avoid conflict. His claws are black. Kion and Fuli exchanged a glance. Gerald C. Rivers Bunga and Kion promise never to come uninvited again. Affiliations Gender Pua shows humility after being defeated by Makuu and has much respect for the Circle of Life. Pua pretends to be a mean crocodile surrounding Kion as the rest of the guard attempt to rescue him. Pua is a large crocodile with a long snout, swamp green scales, and a dull green underbelly. Season Two: "Babysitter Bunga" • "The Savannah Summit" • "The Traveling Baboon Show" • "Ono and the Egg" • "The Rise of Scar" • "Let Sleeping Crocs Lie" • "Swept Away" • "Rafiki's New Neighbors" • "Rescue in the Outlands" • "The Ukumbusho Tradition" • "The Bite of Kenge" • "Timon and Pumbaa's Christmas" • "The Morning Report" • "The Golden Zebra" • "The Little Guy" • "Divide and Conquer" • "The Scorpion's Sting" • "The Wisdom of Kongwe" • "The Kilio Valley Fire" • "Undercover Kinyonga" • "Cave of Secrets" • "The Zebra Mastermind" • "The Hyena Resistance" • "The Underground Adventure" • "Beshte and the Beast" • "Pride Landers Unite!" In a flashback to when Kion and Bunga were younger, they got in trouble with Pua for trespassing in crocodile territory. Ono said. SHOW COMMENTS (0) Why Is This One Of Your Favorites? Season One: "Never Judge a Hyena by its Spots" • "The Rise of Makuu" • ""Bunga the Wise" • "Can't Wait to be Queen" • "Eye of the Beholder" • "The Kupatana Celebration" • "Fuli's New Family" • "The Search for Utamu" • "Follow That Hippo!" During "The Wisdom on the Walls", one of the paintings of the past shows Pua's defeat to Makuu in a mashindano. The Lion King II: Simba's Pride: He Lives in You • We Are One • My Lullaby • Upendi • One of Us • Love Will Find a Way Pua is only too happy to comply with his request, even though Makuu was not quite as willing. Pua first met Zazu when the hornbill was taking care of a much younger Kion and Bunga. He also has a couple of spots on his cheek in a darker color than that of his underbelly as well as several darker green stripes on his tail. He is the former leader of Makuu's Float. 6. shortly before Makuu and Pua's fight. Kion answered. Remake: Life's Not Fair • Rafiki's Fireflies • Scar Takes the Throne • Simba is Alive! He has several bright green scales running along his back, and several green spots. Later, Kion seeks out Pua and asks him to challenge Makuu to another Mashindano. 15 Jan. 2016 Never Judge a Hyena by Its Spots. 9. 0. • "Beware the Zimwi" • "Lions of the Outlands" • "Never Roar Again" • "The Lost Gorillas" • "The Trail to Udugu" • "Ono's Idol" • "Beshte and the Hippo Lanes" • "Ono the Tickbird" Pua has a good relationship with the other Lion Guard members. Pua appears in the episode "Rise of Makuu" as a leader of the crocodiles in Pridelands. • "Call of the Drongo" • "Paintings and Predictions" • "The Mbali Fields Migration" • "Bunga and the King" • "The Imaginary Okapi" • "Too Many Termites" • "The Trouble With Galagos" • "Janja's New Crew" • "Baboons!" Fuli asked. Disney Wiki is a FANDOM Movies Community. Like Mufasa, he is a firm believer in the Circle of Life. Like Mufasa, he is a firm believer in the Circle of Life. Zazu agrees, and offers himself in exchange for Kion's and Bunga's freedom, by leaping into Makuu's mouth. Pua is impressed by such bravery, and, not wishing to upset the King, he allows the three to go free, sternly warning the cubs not to return uninvited. - Share your reason with the rest of the community. They are descended from the hyenas who aided Scar when he became King of the Pride Lands. He returned a moment later, and settled down on Beshte's back. Deleted: To Be King • Warthog Rhapsody • The Lion of the Moon • Old Fearless Buzz • The Madness of King Scar • Where Do I Belong, Loses to Makuu in a mashindano and leaves the float, "If you really want to avoid a fight with Makuu, the best thing to do is just back down.". 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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. When Pua loses the Mashindano, he bows to Simba after being thanked for his years of service, and thanks the King back in honor.