The BEST Episodes of The Lion Guard

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Mar 26, 2020

Network: Disney Junior

The Lion Guard: The Series - Simba's son, Kion, assembles a group of animals to protect the Pride Lands, known as The Lion Guard.

The Hyena Resistance

#1 - The Hyena Resistance

Season 2 - Episode 23 - Aired Sep 6, 2018

Jasiri offers to help the Lion Guard in their battle against Scar by forming a hyena resistance in the Outlands.

star 8.43
7 votes
Friends to the End

#2 - Friends to the End

Season 3 - Episode 10 - Aired Oct 5, 2019

Ever closer to the Tree of Life, Kion's scar bothers him more than ever, causing Bunga to think that the venom in Kion's body is turning him evil.

star 8.00
2 votes
The Lake of Reflection

#3 - The Lake of Reflection

Season 3 - Episode 16 - Aired Oct 26, 2019

When Kion's confidence as a leader is lacking, the Lake of Reflection flashes back to a young Lion Guard, helping Kion remember his past and embrace his role as a leader.

star 8.00
2 votes
Triumph of the Roar

#4 - Triumph of the Roar

Season 3 - Episode 17 - Aired Oct 27, 2019

When a new army of predators seizes control of the Tree of Life, it's up to Kion to channel his Roar to drive out the bad guys.

star 8.00
1 votes
The Zebra Mastermind

#5 - The Zebra Mastermind

Season 2 - Episode 22 - Aired Sep 5, 2018

After hearing Thurston boast that he's the brains behind the Lion Guard, the villains of the Outlands capture him to find a way to defeat the Guard.

star 7.86
7 votes
The Trail to Udugu

#6 - The Trail to Udugu

Season 1 - Episode 23 - Aired Jan 6, 2017

Simba gets left in charge of the Lion Guard when Nala takes Kion and Kiara on a journey.

star 7.82
114 votes
Beshte and the Hippo Lanes

#7 - Beshte and the Hippo Lanes

Season 1 - Episode 25 - Aired Mar 17, 2017

Beshte's dad is injured while creating "Hippo Lanes," so Beshte must step in and take over the job.

star 7.80
103 votes
The Ukumbusho Tradition

#8 - The Ukumbusho Tradition

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Oct 27, 2017

A group of bees interrupts a traditional peace ceremony between the elephants and the lions, which causes the elephants to stampede and The Lion Guard must rescue them.

star 7.73
37 votes
Baboons!

#9 - Baboons!

Season 1 - Episode 18 - Aired Sep 23, 2016

The Lion Guard rescues a baby baboon and Fuli returns the baboon to its mother.

star 7.62
156 votes
Ono and the Egg

#10 - Ono and the Egg

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Jul 21, 2017

Ono begrudgingly becomes the protector of a cuckoo bird's egg left in his nest and chases off an African harrier hawk who has come to the Pride Lands to hunt for tasty new treats.

star 7.56
70 votes
Beware the Zimwi

#11 - Beware the Zimwi

Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired Oct 14, 2016

When tales of a mysterious creature plague the Pride Lands, the Guard must conquer their fears and track down the elusive beast.

star 7.55
169 votes
The Call of the Drongo

#12 - The Call of the Drongo

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Mar 25, 2016

The Lion Guard meet a drongo, a bird that can imitate other animals' voices, that scares off other animals to get food.

star 7.53
289 votes
Bunga and the King

#13 - Bunga and the King

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Apr 29, 2016

When Bunga and Simba are trapped underground, they discover a shared family background – they were both raised by Timon and Pumbaa.

star 7.52
250 votes
Ono's Idol

#14 - Ono's Idol

Season 1 - Episode 24 - Aired Feb 24, 2017

Ono meets his idol, legendary eagle Hadithi, and learns that his hero isn't what he expected.

star 7.50
108 votes
Lions of the Outlands

#15 - Lions of the Outlands

Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired Nov 11, 2016

The Lion Guard must choose whether to side with the hyenas or the lions when Jasiri, the good hyena, asks for help.

star 7.49
149 votes
Never Roar Again

#16 - Never Roar Again

Season 1 - Episode 21 - Aired Nov 18, 2016

Fearing he has lost control of his roar, Kion vows to never use it again.

star 7.48
143 votes
The Trouble with Galagos

#17 - The Trouble with Galagos

Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired Aug 5, 2016

The Guard must help a leopard stand up to a bully challenging his territory.

star 7.46
170 votes
The Lost Gorillas

#18 - The Lost Gorillas

Season 1 - Episode 22 - Aired Dec 2, 2016

The Guard helps two buffoonish Gorilla princes return to their home in the snowy Rwenzori Mountains.

star 7.46
153 votes
The Imaginary Okapi

#19 - The Imaginary Okapi

Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired Jul 8, 2016

When Beshte befriends a shy okapi, the Lion Guard thinks Beshte has an imaginary friend.

star 7.46
193 votes
Cave of Secrets

#20 - Cave of Secrets

Season 2 - Episode 21 - Aired Sep 4, 2018

The Lion Guard finds a mysterious cave that could contain what they need to defeat Scar, but they must traverse through dangerous hazards to learn its secrets.

star 7.44
9 votes
Janja's New Crew

#21 - Janja's New Crew

Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired Aug 26, 2016

Janja replaces Chungu and Cheezi with two new hyenas in an attempt to sideline the Lion Guard.

star 7.44
152 votes
Rescue in the Outlands

#22 - Rescue in the Outlands

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Sep 29, 2017

The Lion Guard must try to gain the assistance of Thurston the Zebra in helping to combat a tsetse fly plague, which is slowing down their efforts to rescue Jasiri and two hyena cubs, who are facing a dangerous predicament in the Outlands.

star 7.39
51 votes
Bunga the Wise

#23 - Bunga the Wise

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jan 22, 2016

After floodwaters threaten the Pride Lands and Bunga comes up with a quick fix, Kion and the other members of the Lion Guard learn that the quick and easy solution to a problem is not always the best.

star 7.39
509 votes
The Kilio Valley Fire

#24 - The Kilio Valley Fire

Season 2 - Episode 19 - Aired Apr 4, 2018

After Scar's minions set fire to the Kilio Valley, the misplaced elephants are forced to the Pride Lands and create chaos amongst the other herds.

star 7.38
16 votes
Directors: Howy Parkins
Writers: Elise Allen
The Kupatana Celebration

#25 - The Kupatana Celebration

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 12, 2016

During a celebrated holiday in the Pride Lands, Kion and his friends rescue a jackal pup from Janja but soon discover that he is in a family of con artist jackals and the matriarch, Reirei, manages to even dupe Kion into letting them stay.

star 7.37
388 votes