The Lion King II: Simba’s Pride Main article: The Lion King II: Simba’s Pride It is unclear whether Timon and Pumbaa have taken up residence at Pride Rock, or just make frequent visits. Still, the two help Simba defeat Scar and gain his rightful place as the king of the Pride Lands, most notably when they create a hula distraction to lure away Scar’s hyenas. When the lioness pins Simba, he recognizes her as Nala, his childhood playmate. Dubberly Design Office has an interesting post where they show 892 unique ways to design a 4×3 screen. Pumbaa unhesitatingly follows Simba and Nala into battle—for he knows the value of duty, hakuna matata or not.