Naruto (Japanese: NARUTO ナ ル ト) is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Masashi Kishimoto. It tells the story of Naruto Uzumaki, a young ninja who seeks recognition from his peers and dreams of becoming the Hokage, the head of his village. . The story is told in two parts – the first set in Naruto’s pre-teen years, and the second set in Naruto’s pre-teen years. The series is based on two one-shot manga by Kishimoto: Karakuri (1995), which earned Kishimoto an honorable mention in Shueisha’s monthly Hop Step Award the following year, and Naruto (1997).
Naruto was serialized in Shueisha’s magazine, Weekly Shōnen Jump from 1999 to 2014, and released in tankōbon (book) form in 72 volumes. The manga was adapted into an anime television series produced by Pierrot and Aniplex, which aired 220 episodes in Japan from 2002 to 2007.
Naruto is the fourth best-selling manga series in history, selling 250 million copies worldwide in 46 countries, with 153 million sales in Japan alone and 97 million copies remaining elsewhere. It has become one of Viz Media’s best-selling manga series; their English translations of the volumes have appeared in USA Today and The New York Times bestseller lists multiple times, and the seventh volume won a Quill Award in 2006. Reviewers praised the manga’s character development, strong stories and well executed fight scenes, although some have heard the fight scenes slowed down the story. Critics have noted that the manga, which has an age arrival theme, makes use of cultural references from Japanese mythology and Confucianism.
The story revolves around a teenager named Naruto. He is an orphan who has lost his parents since childhood, but his body is sealed with great energy, so he is feared by the whole village. But he didn’t give up, worked hard to train, did tasks with other ninjas, became an excellent ninja, and saved his village from him. The story of him is the main line of the whole story. Finally, he has fulfilled his desire for him. He became the head of the village and an important role in balancing the ninja world.
Because of this manga about ninjas, more and more people like ninja-related peripheral toys, such as kunai, shuriken, etc. Similarly, many people also like Naruto’s peripheral toys, such as figures, pendants, plush toys, etc. Do you also like Naruto’s toys?