Simba idolises his father and chooses to heart his own imperial fate. But not every one in the realm celebrates the newest cub's coming back. Scar, Mufasa's brother--and also heir to the throne--includes plans of his own. The battle for Pride Rock is ravaged with betrayal, tragedy and dramaleading in Simba's exile. With help from a inquisitive pair of newfound friends, Simba might have to work out just how exactly to mature and return what is his.