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Mufasa: Don't turn your back on me, Scar!
Scar: Oh, no, Mufasa. Perhaps YOU shouldn't turn YOUR back on me.
~ Scar trying to make an excuse to his brother Mufasa for missing the presentation of his nephew Simba

Long live the king.
~ Scar showing his true nature to Mufasa before murdering him

Janja: Are... are you...
Scar: Yes, I am Scar!
~ Scar finally gets resurrected

This is MY kingdom! MY DESTINY!!!
~ Scar battling against Simba in the 2019 remake

Scar (formerly known as Askari in The Lion Guard or Taka in The Lion King: Six New Adventures), was the main antagonist of the Disney movie, The Lion King, and the second season of the television series, The Lion Guard, as well as being a minor antagonist in the movies, The Lion King II: Simba's Pride and The Lion King 1½. He was Simba's arch-nemesis and paternal uncle, Mufasa's arch-rival and younger brother, Shenzi, Banzai and Ed and the hyenas' former leader and boss, and Zira's husband.

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  • Losses: 3
  • Draws: 0

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Scar kills Mufasa so that he can become king, but years later Simba fights and defeats him, becoming the rightful king of the Pridelands. He was also a former leader of the Lion Guard right before Kion, but it dismantled after he used the roar for evil. After being re-incarnated as a spirit in a volcano, he leads members of the Outlands to a plan of taking over the Pridelands.

Death Battle Info[]

  • He's a lion
  • Leader of the Hyenas
  • Temporary leader of the Lions due to being Mufasa's successor (before Simba returned and led his revolution)
  • Is the Nemean Lion within the (Disney) Hercules canon.
  • Formerly had the Roar of Elders.
  • Revived as a fire spirit, by Janja and Usahi. Now plotting mass genocide of the Pride Land's animals.



  • Assassinated Mufasa: replacing him as king [1]
  • Survived falling from Pride Rock
  • Made Simba think he killed his dad
  • Commanded an army of hyenas
  • Didn't tire out from facing Simba
  • Floored Simba from one paw
  • Retained his original form as a Heartless.


  • Upon revival began to unite the animals of the outlands, to again take over the Pride Lands.
  • Took over Kilio Valley and Mizumo Grove by burning them to the ground.
  • United the Hyenas, Jackels, Crocs, and Vultures to attack the Pride Lands for over a year.



  • Admitted to be physically weaker than Mufasa.
  • Defeated by Simba
  • Became so despised by his Hyena army that they mutinied and ate him: alive.
  • Had his song butchered in the live action remake.
  • Once he used the roar for evil, he lost the power for good.


  • One with powerful connections to spirits, such as Kion, can destory his soul.
  • Needs fire to manifest
  • Doesn't move much
  • Can be destroyed if the past kings are summoned.


  • In The Lion King: Six New Adventures, Scar's birth name is "Taka," and he received his scar from a cape buffalo named Boma.