After a hushed conversation between the two of them, he dies. He and Kiara then go to the Outlands and stop the Lion Guard before Kion can use his Roar on Vitani and her lionesses. Suddenly, the group accidentally runs into a rhinoceros herd, with the birds sitting atop the creatures' horns. Simba growls at Kovu, who quakes in fear. Zira made the comparison between Scar and Kovu in this way with the killing of their own brothers. Kovu denies it, but Simba believes it anyway and quickly distrusts him. "Goodbye and thank you for your forgiveness, son." During the wait, Nuka grows impatient and tries to attack Jasiri, but Kovu jumps in the way and warns his brother not to start a fight. Afterward, Kovu and the Royal family spend the whole day with Kion (during which time he and Kion very likely get to know each other a lot better and bond as brothers) and at night they gaze up at the spirit of Mufasa, who is happy to see them together. Kiara tells Kovu that Simba had said there was a darkness in Scar that he couldn't escape. Azra kills Valido and Scar adopts Valido's son, Kovu, as his future king. In … Simba apologizes to Kovu for his mistake and allows him to return to the Pride Lands, where he is united in marriage with Kiara by Rafiki. His dark eye shades mirror those of his siblings, and he has emerald green eyes. That night, Kiara and Kovu are lying on the grass, gazing up at the stars. His eyes are green, with dark rims. Kovu is their son. Kovu is scar's son. Or am I to be blamed for a crime I didn't commit?" But in the midst of the song, Kovu finds her and they reunite. After rescuing Kiara, he asks Simba to allow him to join the Pride Landers. These were later changed, along with his relation to Scar. When Zira and her minions are blown out of the watering hole, (which they had taken from Jasiri's clan) by Kion's Roar of the Elders, Kovu manages to avoid being blasted away. After a moment's consideration, Kovu says that he's done nothing and Zira says, "Exactly. He has a dark brown mane. After Simba manages to escape the Outsiders, Kovu rushes back to the Outsiders to see about Nuka, who had been trapped under falling logs while trying to attack Simba. Kion questions Kovu as to how he knows Nuka, and Kovu admits that they are brothers. Sometime after this, Scar's nephew, Simba, returned to the Pride Lands, battled and defeated Scar, and took his place as king. During his time at Pride Rock, he tries to attack Simba from behind, only to be unknowingly interrupted by Kiara, who reminds him about his earlier promise to teach her to hunt. It wasn't worth getting hate over it, so Kovu became Scar's adpoted son, and was obviously re-designed. • Feel the Magic • Festival of Family & Friends • Festival of the Lion King • Hakuna Matata Time Dance Party • It's Party Time... with Mickey and Friends • Mickey's Gift of Dreams • Mickey's Magical Music World • Mickey and the Magician • Once Upon a Mouse • Rivers of Light: We Are One • The Golden Mickeys • The Legend of the Lion King • Villains Tonight! Source, Scar † (adoptive father/grand-uncle-in-law) Zira † (mother)Nuka † (brother)Vitani (sister)Kiara (mate)Simba (father-in-law)Nala (mother-in-law)Kion (brother-in-law)Rani (sister-in-law)Mufasa † and Nala's Father † (grandfathers-in-law)Sarabi and Sarafina (grandmothers-in-law)Ahadi † (great-grandfather-in-law)Uru † (great-grandmother-in-law)Mohatu † (great-great-grandfather-in-law). He has a tuft of dark brown hair, the beginnings of a mane, atop his head. But Zira pushes him aside and finishes digging through the logs until she sees Nuka buried beneath them. His violent tendencies are reinforced by a knack for taking care of himself, as he is physically fit and an able hunter, two features that make way for his more arrogant and cocky side. The next morning, Kovu decides to reveal Zira's plot to Kiara and that he doesn't want to be a part of it anymore because he loves her, but is prevented from doing so when Simba takes him alone to talk. Both couples make their way to the tip of Pride Rock; first, Simba roars, then Kovu. He was apparently born at some point during Scar's reign, as Scar hand-picked him to be his successor. The logs begin shifting. Troubled, Kovu tells her that, even though Scar wasn't his father, he was still a part of him. Affiliations As the cubs are playing, Kiara hears Pumbaa cry out for help. He is voiced by Jason Marsden, the same person, who voiced him in The Lion King II: Simba's Pride. Kovu and Nuka meet Kion, the son of Simba. • "Beware the Zimwi" • "Lions of the Outlands" • "Never Roar Again" • "The Lost Gorillas" • "The Trail to Udugu" • "Ono's Idol" • "Beshte and the Hippo Lanes" • "Ono the Tickbird" Kovu and Kiara return to find the Pride Landers and the Outsiders engaged in a bitter war, with Simba and Zira preparing to fight one on one. Kovu asks for Simba's forgiveness and Kiara begs her father to comply. • Reflections of Mufasa • Spirit • Battle for Pride Rock • Remember • Never Too Late • Mbube Simba growls, thinking over the proposition. Kovu smiles smoothly as she walks away and says that he would be looking forward to it. An enraged Simba demands to know why he has come back, and Kovu starts to say that he had nothing to do with the attack, but Simba interrupts him, telling him that he didn't belong in the Pride Lands. Soundtracks: The Lion King • Rhythm of the Pride Lands • The Legacy Collection • The Lion King Collection • Return to Pride Rock: Songs Inspired by Disney's The Lion King II: Simba's Pride • Best of the Lion King • The Lion King 1½: Songs from Timon and Pumbaa's Hilarious Adventure • Original Broadway Cast Recording • The Lion Guard • The Lion King (2019 film) In response, Kovu's own mother, Zira, jumps to the defense of her son. Nuka (Swahili for "smell" or "stink"; also Inuit for "younger brother") was the secondary antagonist of (The Lion King II: Simba's Pride). As part of the plan, he rescues Kiara from a wildfire that has been set by his siblings Nuka and Vitani. There is a deleted scene where Kovu first catches a bug, then allows it to fly away. Neutral, later good He first wanted to come to Simba's Pride as an assassin, but changes after teaching Kiara how to hunt, and learning the meaning of "fun." Scar's chosen heir (formerly)Prince Consort of the Pride LandsFuture King of the Pride Lands Kovu defends Jasiri from his brother, Nuka. She excitedly jumps around him and tells him that she was ready for her first lesson. 2. He sports a dark brown head tuft and also sports tufts of fur on his elbow joints that match the color of his head tuft and tail tip. She then praises Kovu for his brilliance, stating that he has the "same conniving mind" that Scar had. 1. As a test, she offers Kovu to Simba, but the lion king tells Zira to "take him and get out." Kiara quickly picks up on this and begins to growl and bounce back and forth. He climbs up the log pile to reach safety and Kovu appears on a ledge above him. Season Two: "Babysitter Bunga" • "The Savannah Summit" • "The Traveling Baboon Show" • "Ono and the Egg" • "The Rise of Scar" • "Let Sleeping Crocs Lie" • "Swept Away" • "Rafiki's New Neighbors" • "Rescue in the Outlands" • "The Ukumbusho Tradition" • "The Bite of Kenge" • "Timon and Pumbaa's Christmas" • "The Morning Report" • "The Golden Zebra" • "The Little Guy" • "Divide and Conquer" • "The Scorpion's Sting" • "The Wisdom of Kongwe" • "The Kilio Valley Fire" • "Undercover Kinyonga" • "Cave of Secrets" • "The Zebra Mastermind" • "The Hyena Resistance" • "The Underground Adventure" • "Beshte and the Beast" • "Pride Landers Unite!" On the other hand Nuka call Zira Mother and that means in theory that you are right, and Nuka isn't Scar's son, bacause Zira is not Scar's mate, Zira is Scar's sister. You can argue. They laugh together and lie down next to a pool. His nose is black and he has three whiskers on either side of his muzzle. 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