Beshte is the son of Basi, one of Kion's friends, and a former member of the Lion Guard and a current member of the Night Pride. His specialty in the group is his strength. He is the quaternary protagonist of The Lion Guard: Return of the Roar and the spinoff-series The Lion Guard. His motto is 'Twende kiboko', which means 'Let's go hippopotamus'.
Role in the series
Beshte and the Lion Guard reprise their role in the series, becoming the main defense for the Pride Lands when Kion's parents are off-world with The Jungle Crew.
Spoiler alert: As of the most recent episode of The Lion Guard, however, Beshte has become a young adult.