Naruto is a shounen manga/anime by Masashi Kishimoto about the young ninja Uzumaki Naruto who strives to become the "Hokage", the leader of his village.
Use this tag for questions about the manga, the anime or any of the movies in the Naruto (including Shippuden) universe.
The Naruto franchise includes:
- The original one-shot comic published in 1997 in the magazine Akamaru Jump.
- An ongoing manga series, started in 2000, with a new volume published roughly every three months.
- Two anime series, Naruto (broadcast in Japan from 2002 to 2007) and Naruto: Shippuden (ナルト- 疾風伝) (started in 2007 and still ongoing as of 2013).
- 3 movies based on the first anime series: Ninja Clash in the Land of Snow, Legend of the Stone of Gelel and Guardians of the Crescent Moon Kingdom. 5 more movies are based on Naruto: Shippuden.
- 3 light novels by Masatoshi Kusakabe.
- Several video games.