The original title for this episode was Power of the Roar.
The episode's original airdate was the 24th of June as episode number 14. However, the episode was delayed. Although not confirmed by Disney, it is speculated that the cause of the delay was due to the prominence of the crocodileMakuu, as he may have been deemed offensive in light of a tragedy at Disneyworld in which a child was killed by an alligator.
This episode aired in Australia first.
This is the first episode of The Lion Guard to air first in a country other than the US.