By: Ellejart

The Lion King is the remarkable masterpiece of the twentieth century of Disney. It is an American hit and the most celebrated animated movie and story. In 1994, the Original Lion King movie was released, and it grossed over billions of dollars. But in 2016, after twenty-two years of its fame, Walt Disney confirmed a remake of the original movie. There are many huge and clear differences between the original The Lion King movie and the remake of 2016. After the release of the remake Lion King movie, there were many conflicts between the audience. Some people loved the animated remake of The Lion King but some just criticized the animations and plot of the remake movie.

The main protagonist character of The Lion King is a cub young lion name Simba. He is the most eminent and loving character of the movie. He is the son of King Mufasa and the queen Sarabi of the Pride Lands. One day when the king showed the Pride Lands to his son and elucidated him with the responsibilities of a king over his kingdom, Mufasa was murdered by the cold hands of Scar for the sake of the throne. The scar was his brother and so the uncle of Simba. After the murder of king Mufasa, Simba had to take the place of his father. He had to become a new king of the Pride Lands. Mufasa told him about the circle of life. Simba had to follow the guidelines of his father, to own the kingdom. This is almost everyone’s favorite part and lesson, which connects all the living things.

In these comics, the artist Ellejart gave an alternative look to the characters of the lion king, which get viral. He drew these incredible posters of The Lion King, that many people loved, and we would like to share them with you. He brought a new style to the posters with his nostalgic illustrations. Scroll down to see the unbelievable illustrations of The Lion King.

1# Scar

In the Disney animated movie, The Lion King, scar played the role of the main rival. He is the younger brother of King Mufasa. He always wanted to be the next king of the Pride Lands. But he became more desperate and insecure after the birth of Simba. He murdered his brother for the sake of the throne. Scar played the politics to get the whole kingdom of the Pride Lands and used many illegal ways to accomplish his plan.

2# Scar

Mufasa had no idea about the hatred of his brother when he rejects the invitation of Simba’s introduction at the Pride Rock of the Pride Lands. If you had watched the Lion King remake movie, you might know about the origin of the scar on the face of Scar. He got the scar when he lost to Mufasa, and Mufasa became the King of the Pride Lands.In this comic, you can see the incredible illustration of Scar by the artist. He gave him the more ironic look, that suits his character.

3# Rafiki

In the remake of the Lion King, there are many conflicts in the personality of the old mandrill. One of the most prominent difference is the drawing of Simba, that is drawn by Rafiki. You can notice the difference if you had watched both of these movies. Rafiki is the main supporting character of the movie. He is referred to as a baboon, but he is an old mandrill with a colorful face.

4# Simba

As you all know that the leading character of the movie the Lion King is Simba. He was ordained to be the King of the Pride Lands.

But after the death of his beloved father, he lost hope. He was not sure if he could rule the entire kingdom like his father or not. Simba had a large head with large bright red eyes and brownish-gold fur on his body.

5# Pumbaa and Timon

In this comic, you can see the marvelous illustration of the Pumbaa and Timon by the artist. Pumbaa is a warthog and the Timon is a meerkat. Both of them are the stars of Disney’s animated movie, the Lion King. The artist has provided the alternative look of Pumbaa and Timon, which is so fit with their personalities.

6# Simba

Simba is very lively, lovely, and adventurous as a cub. He always loved and fancied his father and he always dreamt to be like him. Simba wished to be a great ruler just like his father. He always bought trouble being so fearless and cocky. After the death of his father, he became so distrustful and paranoid. He used to believe that his father died to save his life. He felt unworthy for the Pride Lands. He was unable to move forward, because of his past. His past made him suspicious and fearful. His spirit was faded away after the death of Mufasa. And he became miserable. Simba is very lively, lovely, and adventurous as a cub. He always loved and fancied his father and he always dreamt to be like him. Simba wished to be a great ruler just like his father. He always bought trouble being so fearless and cocky. After the death of his father, he became so distrustful and paranoid. He used to believe that his father died to save his life. He felt unworthy for the Pride Lands. He was unable to move forward, because of his past. His past made him suspicious and fearful. His spirit was faded away after the death of Mufasa. And he became miserable.\

7# Simba

Being an adult, Simba has a large muscular body. he has a golden-brown mane, that covers his neck. After the death of one of his parents, he became changed resultantly. He was so lively and adventurous being a cub, but now he became so lenient, humble, and modest. He became overprotective of his family. He started hating himself, being a cause of the death of Mufasa, he used to think about his past as a shame.

He once discussed his thoughts with Nala, who became his wife and Queen of the Pride Land.

Later, he proved to be a great King of the entire kingdom of the Pride Lands.

8# Nala

Nala is the most important character of the movie after Simba. She supported and helped Simba every time, whenever he needed a true friend. She had a very lively and spirited personality, as a young cub. The relationship between Simba and Nala is the most loving and admiring relation. She had always been an encouraging friend to Simba in the whole movie.She became more mature and responsible in her adulthood. She is the strongest character in the movie. She played the role of a creamy-white lioness with greenish-blue eyes. She was the first lioness who joined the battle for her land. And later she became the wife of Simba, the Queen of the Pride Lands, and the mother of his two cubs.

9# The Lion King promotional poster

In this comic, the artist has illustrated the poster of the movie, the Lion King. He adopted a unique and remarkable style for this illustration. You can see the clear difference between the original poster and the illustration.

10# Simba

In this comic, the artist has illustrated one more image of Simba fantastically.

11# The Lion King promotional poster

You can see one more alternative look of the poster of the movie, the Lion King here.

12# Simba

Simba proved to be a remarkable ruler of the Pride Lands just like his Mufasa. He ruled the kingdom like a true ruler. He united the Pride Lands again by following the motto that “we are one”, after the loss of their King. Just like Mufasa, he is always ready to put his life in danger to save his family. he loved his wife Nala, who was his childhood best friend. Sometimes, it was very difficult for him to follow all the advice of his family and friends. But he learned to listen to everyone.

13# Simba

For some time in childhood, Simba used to follow every advice of all the animals. He had no idea who was his friend or his foe. He used to follow his father, his uncle, Nala, Rafiki, Timon, and Pumbaa. But one of his mottos was just to follow the ideas and teachings of Mufasa.

The End.