Mexico City / 07.25.2021 09:25:12
Since began to be published in 1999, the story of Naruto Uzumaki has become a phenomenon world: first through a manga (the name given to Japanese comics) and later in the form of an anime.
The person responsible for creating this universe was Masashi Kishimoto, who returned to young ninja one pilot comic strip he launched in 1997 for the magazine Akamaru Jump. Next we tell you more about this ninja world, friendship and battles.
What is it about Naruto?
“Guided by the demonic spirit in him, the orphan Naruto learns to control his powers like a ninja in this adventure anime series,” Netflix notes in the show’s synopsis.
Naruto narrates the adventures of Naruto Uzumaki, a teenager who fights his rivals in search of the recognition of his peers and the achievement of his dream, Become the strongest ninja and leader of your village.
Inspired by Matrix and World War II?
Matrix, the series of films made by the W sistersachowski, has inspired several elements of Naruto, then Kishimoto is a huge fan of this series; one of the examples of this inspiration is found in the character’s wardrobe Gaara.
In addition, world war conflicts, such as the World War I and II, have also been portrayed in the anime, because during Naruto are addressed four great wars where most of the villages and ninja countries participate.
A worldwide phenomenon
The manga has sold millions of copies in Japan alone, so it is estimated that hundreds of millions of copies have been sold worldwide.
What’s more, Naruto It has numerous adaptations in films and other products derived from the series, for example: light novels, picture books, various video games and funko figures.
Regarding the animated series created in 2002 from the original series in manga format, it should be noted that it was directed by Hayato date, produced by the Japanese studio Pierrot and distributed by Aniplex.
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