He can't possibly be ready. He's still a cub.
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Season 3 is an upcoming season of The Lion Guard.


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


  • 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]


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    Season 2 (The Savannah Summit)

    Season 3 (unknown episode)