*A book of this episode has also been released.
  • The episode title is a reference to the song "I Just Can't Wait to be King" from The Lion King movie.
  • There are 10 known mistakes in this episode.
  • The episode had an average of 1,455,000 viewers.[1]
  • Simba's ending quote, "I never had any doubt," is the same thing Basi said to Beshte at the very end of Beshte and the Hippo Lanes.
  • This episode was rated TV-Y7 (although it still says TV-Y in the opening).