Naruto

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Synonyms: NARUTO
Japanese: ナルト
English: Naruto
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Type: TV
Episodes: 220
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 3, 2002 to Feb 8, 2007
Premiered: Fall 2002
Broadcast: Thursdays at 19:30 (JST)
Producers: TV Tokyo, Aniplex, Shueisha
Licensors: VIZ Media
Studios: Pierrot
Source: Manga
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure, FantasyFantasy
Theme: Martial ArtsMartial Arts
Demographic: ShounenShounen
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

Statistics

Score: 8.001 (scored by 19772021,977,202 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #6582
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #8
Members: 2,858,395
Favorites: 80,161

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Synopsis

Moments before Naruto Uzumaki's birth, a huge demon known as the Nine-Tailed Fox attacked Konohagakure, the Hidden Leaf Village, and wreaked havoc. In order to put an end to the demon's rampage, the leader of the village, the Fourth Hokage, sacrificed his life and sealed the monstrous beast inside the newborn Naruto.

In the present, Naruto is a hyperactive and knuckle-headed ninja growing up within Konohagakure. Shunned because of the demon inside him, Naruto struggles to find his place in the village. His one burning desire to become the Hokage and be acknowledged by the villagers who despite him. However, while his goal leads him to unbreakable bonds with lifelong friends, it also lands him in the crosshairs of many deadly foes.

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Background

Naruto adapts the first 27 volumes of the original manga.

It received numerous awards during its airing, including the "Best Full-Length Animation Program Award" in the Third UStv Awards and the 38th "Best Animated Show" in IGN's Top 100 Animated Series.

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Staff

Kobayashi, Noriko
Producer
Simone, Jamie
Producer, ADR Director
Date, Hayato
Director, Episode Director, Storyboard
Ebina, Yasunori
Sound Director


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Opening Theme

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1: "R★O★C★K★S" by Hound Dog (eps 1-25)
2: "Haruka Kanata (遥か彼方)" by Asian Kung-fu Generation (eps 26-53)
3: "Kanashimi wo Yasashisa ni (悲しみをやさしさに)" by little by little (eps 54-77)
4: "GO!!!" by FLOW (eps 78-103)
5: "Seishun Kyosokyoku (青春狂騒曲)" by Sambomaster (eps 104-128)
6: "No Boy, No Cry (ノーボーイ・ノークライ)" by Stance Punks (eps 129-153)
7: "Namikaze Satellite (波風サテライト)" by Snowkel (eps 154-178)
8: "Re:member" by FLOW (eps 179-202)
9: "YURA YURA (ユラユラ)" by Hearts Grow (eps 203-220)
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Ending Theme

1: "Wind" by Akeboshi (eps 1-25)
2: "Harmonia" by Rythem (eps 26-51)
3: "Viva Rock ~Japanese Side~" by Orange Range (eps 52-64)
4: "ALIVE" by Raiko (eps 65-77)
5: "Ima made Nando mo" by the Mass Missile (eps 78-89)
6: "Ryusei" by Tia (eps 90-103)
7: "Mountain A Go Go Too" by Captain Straydum (eps 104-115)
8: "Hajimete Kimi to Shabetta" by GagagaSP (eps 116-128)
9: "Nakushita Kotoba" by No Regret Life (eps 129-141)
10: "Speed" by Analogfish (eps 142-153)
11: "Soba ni Iru Kara" by Amadori (eps 154-165)
12: "Parade" by CHABA (eps 166-178)
13: "Yellow Moon" by Akeboshi (eps 179-191)
14: "Pinocchio" by Ore Ska Band (eps 192-202)
15: "Scenario" by SABOTEN (eps 203-220)




Reviews

May 9, 2024
Really good show that is understandable on why it is considered a iconic and great show.
Looking back "Naruto" is really good and is hard for me to critique though you can see the flaws that are about to happen at any point aka most of "Naruto Shippuden" but that will be talked about a other day. The show is about Naruto who is hated because he has a Demon Fox inside of him by the village which is never shown again besides the first episode and no one really hates Naruto for it besides his personality. In the beginning if the show the characters are ...
Feb 3, 2024
Mixed Feelings
When people look at Naruto, they tend to look at it through the rose-tinted glasses of nostalgia. And while that's fine, unfortunately, for someone who did not grow up with it, for someone whose major piece of media consumed was not Naruto, it mostly turns out to be just fine.

The show starts off well - all the characters are shown to work towards a common goal, the goal of being a great shinobi. There are some pervy jokes thrown around here and there, but the story is mostly made to appeal to those who can relate to the childish aspect of the characters, the ...
Jan 15, 2022
FunnyFunny
Uh what a bad anime.

STORY
Classic zero to hero story. But it's a very lazy story and full of bullshit.
The power balance of the characters is ridiculous. Very weak characters can suddenly get power-ups and be victorious. The relationship between Sasuke and Naruto makes me to my stomach. It seems so fake that people who hate each other so much have weird love.

ART
The visuals are very bad as they have to shoot so many episodes. There is almost no fighting animation. Have silly word duels.

SOUND
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