8.3 (91) 0. He acted honorably. Rate. Voice Actor The old crocodile leader [By Kion]. When Beshte and Mtoto are underwater, Pua can be seen floating on the surface in the corner. When Bunga accidentally challenges Makuu, Zazu arrives in and offers himself to be eaten instead of the son of the king. Rate. 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. Makuu is a large crocodile with bright green scales and a light green underbelly. 8. Later, Bunga appears to have gotten over his arrogance towards Pua's float, respecting the crocodile. 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. Fuli asked. Deleted: Diku • Baasho • Iggy • Herr Rhino • Kwashi • Bhati • Mheetu • Banagi • Daabi • Dwala • Naanda, Season One: "Boara Boara" • "Saskatchewan Catch" • "Kenya Be My Friend?" Alignment Rani lists to Beshte all the damage that he caused, explaining he is now being called " Poa the Destroyer ". Ringed around his eyes are darker shades of scales. 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. Pua • "Shake Your Djibouti" • "Yosemite Remedy" • "The Sky is Calling" • "Mozam-Beaked" • "Ocean Commotion" A mashindano is a traditional competition involving combat between animals in the Pride Lands. Affiliations • "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" Rate. Patches of scales on his back also have a lighter leaf-green color compared the the rest on his body. 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. He has several dark green scales running along his back and on his tail. They are led by Makuu and formerly led by Pua. Out of all of the former leaders, Pua is the only one that's still alive. Basi is a hippo who appears in Disney Junior's television series, The Lion Guard. When Pua was defeated by Makuu, an older Kion later sought help from the former crocodile leader, believing him to be a wise leader. Rate. Pre-Mortem One-Liner: Not a fatal one, but Makuu says this before Pua â¦ With that, the ex-Lion Guard leader and fratricidal usurper vanished, quenched by the rain. Lake Matope Season Two: "Palm Beached" • "Jamaica Mistake?" guest stars as Makuu. 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Disney Wiki is a FANDOM Movies Community. Basi and Pua appear to be good friends, and always speak to one another in a casual, friendly manner. 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. Later, Kion seeks out Pua and asks him to challenge Makuu to another Mashindano. 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. "They did strip me of my honor!" Pua is very patient and slow to anger. S1, Ep2. You had the same choice and chose to act dishonorably, then accuse others of stripping you of your honor." 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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. 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! His specialtiesare his keen eyesight andhis intelligence. 7. Halloween: Happy Hallowishes • Villains Grove, The Lion King II: Simba's Pride: Kiara • Kovu • Zira • Vitani • Nuka • Outsiders • Crocodiles Pua is a crocodile who appears in The Lion Guard. Will Simba forgive the crocs for their deeds or will they all be sent away to the Out Lands to be food for Zira and her Pride? 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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. Pua is seen for a few seconds in this episode. Ono said. Trespassers 1. SHOW COMMENTS (0) Why Is This One Of Your Favorites? 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. Kion, Simba, Lion Guard, Zazu Home Fate However, he soon gets tired and Makuu is victorious over the aged Pua. shortly before Makuu and Pua's fight. They are descended from the hyenas who aided Scar when he became King of the Pride Lands. https://lionguard.fandom.com/wiki/Pua?oldid=352616. Kion answered. Davidchannel's TV-Spoofs Disney Junior's 2016-2019 animated Adventure/Comedy-Drama TV ShowsThe Lion Guard, a spin-off of "The Lion King". He is the villainous leader of the crocodiles in the Pride Lands. "Do you see now, Ushari?" 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. Pua is only too happy to comply with his request, even though Makuu was not quite as willing. Directed by Howy Parkins. Pua has a good relationship with the other Lion Guard members. Rafiki and Kion explain that it was just a test to see how well the team worked together without Kion's leadership and Kion says they all passed. Pua is a large crocodile with a long snout, swamp green scales, and a dull green underbelly. Fuli asked. When Bunga was a infant he went on an "adventure" with his best friend Kion. Thomas/The Lion Guard < Thomas. 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The Lion King 1½: Digga Tunnah • That's All I Need • Sunrise, Sunset • Grazing in the Grass Be the first to â¦ Restaurants: Restaurant Hakuna Matata Worried that their friend is in danger, the Lion Guard crosses the water to save him. • "Werehog of London" • "Bigfoot, Littlebrain" • "Astro-Nots" • "Robin Hoodwinked" • "Seregenti Western" • "All Pets are Off" • "Two for the Zoo" • "The Swine in the Stone" • "You May Have Already Won Six Million Bakra" • "My Meteor, My Friend" • "Jungle Slickers" • "Don't Wake the Neighbear" • "Recipe for Disaster" • "Going Over-Boar'd" • "Ivy Beleaguered" • "Broadway Bound & Gagged" • "Steel Hog" • "Dealer's Choice Cut" • "Space Ham" • "You Bet Your Tuhkus" • "No-Good Samaritan" • "Living in De Nile" • "One Tough Bug" • "Pirates of Pumbzance" • "Miss Perfect" • "Hakuna Matata U." Alignment Like all crocodiles, rows of Makuu's teeth vâ¦ He's wise, calm and rescpects the circle of life. • "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!" 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. Meaning Gender "Helga's Group is attacking Pua." Rate. Pua appears in the episode "Rise of Makuu" as a leader of the crocodiles in Pridelands. He does not hesitate to provide advice to others. Mashindanos between crocodiles have determined dominance over the float, and lions are known to compete by this means as well. Source The Lion Guard Wiki is a FANDOM Movies Community. When there are too many fish in Big Springs, Basi allows Pua's float to enter and eat up all the excess fish. "How's Mari?" Pua. Pua shows humility after being defeated by Makuu and has much respect for the Circle of Life. As the animals of the Pride Lands gather to witness the mashindano, Pua and Makuu combat each other, with Pua using impressive techniques to gain the upper hand over Makuu. Pua first met Zazu when the hornbill was taking care of a much younger Kion and Bunga. When talking to Pua, Simba refers to him as a wise and strong leader who was respected in the Pride Lands. 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, 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. The Mashindano soon begins, with most of the Pride Landers coming to watch, constantly chanting as the two crocodiles face off. Out of all of the former leaders, Pua is the only one that's still alive. 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. Remake: Life's Not Fair • Rafiki's Fireflies • Scar Takes the Throne • Simba is Alive! His back and tail have small, rounded dark green plates. Pua asked. He is a major character in The Lion Guard: Return of the Roar and The Lion Guard. When Kion was an infant cub, Pua showed annoyance at his friend's impudence, which spilled onto his feelings towards Kion. He does not chase them, unlike the rest of the crocodiles in the lake. Zazu agrees, and offers himself in exchange for Kion's and Bunga's freedom, by leaping into Makuu's mouth. He is first seen in "The Rise of Makuu". Pua (The Lion Guard War Without Borders) Name: Pua: Gender: Male: Species: Crocodile: Affiliations: Makuu's Float Kion's Army: Appearances: The Lion Guard : Endgame Lion Guard: War Without Borders: Pua is a male crocodile. "If you really want to avoid a fight with Makuu, the best thing to do is just back down." Species Now, facing punishment for his crimes, Makuu begs Simba to spare his people. He has several bright green scales running along his back, and several green spots. "She's fine." At the time, Pua would usually allow Makuu to eat any trespasser who failed to comply. The Lion King 1½: Ma • Uncle Max • Iron Joe • Meerkat Colony Meanwhile, the lion guard deals with a smelly situation. Rate. Although the cubs had broken the rules by entering uninvited, Zazu offered himself as a meal in their place. Rate. "When a crocodile named Makuu takes over as leader of the crocodiles and his aggressive antics send the Pride Lands into chaos, Kion questions whether to intervene or respect animal traditions. In a flashback to when Kion and Bunga were younger, they got in trouble with Pua for trespassing in crocodile territory. https://disney.fandom.com/wiki/Pua_(The_Lion_Guard)?oldid=4211131. Comments Add a Comment. Pua is very patient and slow to anger. History Talk (0) Share. Set after the original film and in the middle of The Lion King II: Simba's Pride, Kion continues serving as leader of the Lion Guard and also continues protecting the Pride Lands' animals mainly by making sure no predators overeat, especially outside of their own territory. They ran away from Zazu and found Pua's Float, Bunga arrogantly taunts the float, and Pua asks for the kids to leave. • Starehe • Raha • Sumu • Kongwe • Kinyonga • Kuchimba • Shujaa • Anga • Strange Lion • Strange Cobra • The Fastest • The Strongest • The Bravest • The Keenest of Sight • Yuki • Hitashi • Kimyo and Nabasu • Domog • Dughi • Bogino • Chuluun • Pãgala • Krud'dha • Lumba-Lumba • Old Civet • Ora • Komodo Dragon • Fikiri • Kitendo • Tupp • Azaad • Flamingo Girls • Flamingo Girls' Flamboyance • Tenuk • Tompok • Seisou • Mama Binturong • Smun • Yun Mibu • Nirmala • Rani • Baliyo • Surak • Janna • Ullu • Sãhasí • Ãnanda • Binga • Tangaagim • Pinguino • Cek and Rama • Tsah and Sasem • Astuto • Varya • Feliks, Pasha, and Polina • Heng Heng • Kely • Kely's Troop • Askari • Shabaha • Kasi • Imara • Tazama His back and tail have small, rounded dark green plates. He is a young crocodile who used to serve under Pua in the Pride Lands' crocodile float until they fought in a Mashindano (a fight for leadership), which Makuu won and Pua was banished from the float. Rate. Makuu has a long snout, and his iris are black surrounded by yellow. After losing his sight during the final battle against Scar, Ono passes on the role of the Keenest of Sight to Anga. Bunga and Kion promise never to come uninvited again. Gerald C Rivers is the voice of Pua in The Lion Guard. Pua pretends to be a mean crocodile surrounding Kion as the rest of the guard attempt to rescue him. He is the father of Beshte (the strongest in the Pride Lands) and the leader of the Hippo Pod in the Pride Lands. • Remember Who You Are • This is My Home • The Rightful King Meanwhile, the lion guard deals with a smelly situation. • "Oregon Astray" • "New Guinea Pig" • "Isle of Manhood" • "Puttin' on the Brits" • "Klondike Con" • "Isle Find Out" • "Beetle Romania" • "Rumble in the Jungle" • "Wide Awake in Wonderland" • "Zazu's Off-by-One Day" • "Animal Barn" • "Roach Hotel" • "Africa-Dabra!" When Makuu's float took over "Big Springs" they went to Pua for advice even Pua just told them to back down. The Lion Guard finds Kion in a swamp, with a crocodile lurking nearby. They are a small group of male spotted hyenas who reside in the Outlands and are led by Janja. Appearance . 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However, a young crocodile named Makuu, believing that the float has a right to the fish challenges him to a mashindano for control over the float. Even when his young son and his best friend invade Pua's territory, when learning that the cub belongs to Simba, Pua is hesitant to harm him in any way, solely based on how great a King he perceives Simba to be. Although Pua criticizes him for his arrogance, he always believed in Makuu's reformation, positive that he just needed time to learn the true importance of the Circle of Life. However, Makuu proved he is capable of reason and is ready to change, ultimately confirming Pua's belief that Makuu would eventually learn to be a proper leader to the crocodiles. Loses to Makuu in a mashindano and leaves the float Like Mufasa, he is a firm believer in the Circle of Life. He returned a moment later, and settled down on Beshte's back. • Reflections of Mufasa • Spirit • Battle for Pride Rock • Remember • Never Too Late • Mbube 5.