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Season 3 is an upcoming season of The Lion Guard.

Development

On March 15th, 2017, it was announced that The Lion Guard will be renewed for a third season.[1]

On January 9th 2018, a video surfaced showing a new lioness named Rani who would be appearing in Season 3.

Ford Riley has confirmed that season 3 will have a double-length opener special plus 18 episodes.[2]

On September 4th 2018, a news article revealed the names of several new characters (Fikiri, Kitendo, Yuki and Chuluun), a voice actor for Askari and confirmation that Dhahabu would be returning.[3]

On 11th March 2019, Mercury Filmworks announced that animation on the show had finished. One of the photographs revealed that Dogo, Kijana and their younger siblings would be returning.[4]

On 25th March 2019, Kendall Michele Haney revealed that The Fall of Mizimu Grove would kick off an "epic serialized story" which will last through to the end of Season 3.[5]

On 13th April 2019, Gary Anthony Williams announced that he was once again recording his lines as Mufasa, confirming the former King's return. As seen on a screenshot behind him, this also confirmed that Kion will be aging in the series.[6]

On 1st May, Ford Riley replied to a comment and informed people that Season 3 would hopefully be airing in August 2019. [7] He also stated that Fikiri and Kitendo will make their debut in episode 308 (presumed to be episode 8, season 3).[8]

New Characters

New Animals

New Groups

New Locations

Trivia

  • One news report erroneously stated that Kuchimba would be a character that would debut in Season 3, despite him being a character that would debut in Season 2.
  • Scar will likely be returning, though it is not known if he will be the main antagonist of the season.
  • As a photographed screenshot shows, Kion will apparently be aging slightly.[9]

References

  1. http://deadline.com/2017/03/disney-junior-renews-mickey-and-the-roadster-racers-the-lion-guard-1202043582/
  2. https://www.instagram.com/p/Bgo3m9ggQED/
  3. https://deadline.com/2018/09/the-lion-guard-season-3-voice-cast-broadway-actors-christopher-jackson-heather-headley-1202455784/
  4. https://www.facebook.com/MercuryFilmworks/posts/2223935960963062
  5. https://twitter.com/kendallmhaney/status/1110235283247620097
  6. https://twitter.com/garyawilliams/status/1116872131805999105?s=21
  7. https://www.instagram.com/p/Bw5Ij9Rgu_R/
  8. FikiriKitendoEpisode
  9. Kions-mane

    Left:
    Season 2 (The Savannah Summit)

    Right:
    Season 3 (unknown episode)