Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Writer: Masashi Kishimoto
Original Publisher: Shueisha English
Publisher: Viz Media
Summary by Shunrei Ryuzaki
The manga tells the story about Uzumaki Naruto, a twelve year old novice ninja who wishes to be recognized by the villagers of his hometown and pursue his dream to be the next Hokage, the strongest and the leader of their ninja village. Twelve years before the start of the series, a powerful creature known by the villagers as the Kyuubi, attacked the Village of Konoha destroying it and killing many people on its rampage. To save hispeople, the Fourth Hokage sacrificed his life by sealing the creature to the new born baby which is Uzumaki Naruto himself. However, in spite of the Forth Hokage’s dying wish, Konoha regarded Naruto as the demon creature himself and mistreated him since then. Years later, Naruto graduated from academy and joined Uchiha Sasuke, his rival, Haruno Sakura, the girl he has a crush to form Team 7 supervised by their teacher, Hatake Kakashi, an elite ninja. Naruto then starts his journey to fulfill his dreams.
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