On 26 March 2023, Jump Comics’ official youtube channel a new Naruto MV in celebration of the 20-year of the Naruto franchise. The Music Video features the preteen years of Naruto with a heavy emphasis on Naruto and Sasuke.
The video starts with Naruto facing his back for viewers followed by team 7. The video also shows many iconic moments like Susuke in his curse release, Jiraiya giving half a popsicle to Naruto, and the Naruto-Sasuke battle at the value of the end.
The music used is the season 2 theme by Asian Kung-Fu Generation Haruka Kanata. You check the Music Video below:
In celebration, the franchise is also holding polls for ‘Most Favourite Character’ and the ‘Best Battle of the Series’.
Naruto manga, written and illustrated by Masashi Kishimoto. It was serialized in Shueisha’s magazine, Weekly Shonen Jump from 1999 to 2014, and released in tankobon 72 volumes.
Viz Media licensed the manga and anime for North American production and serialized Naruto in their digital Weekly Shonen Jump magazine.
Naruto is one of the best-selling manga series in history having 250 million copies in circulation worldwide in 47 countries and regions.
Out of this, 153 million copies were sold in Japan alone, and the remaining 97 million copies worldwide.
The Naruto anime was produced by Studio Pierrot and TV Tokyo. It premiered in Japan on October 3, 2002, and concluded on Feb 8, 2007.
The anime aired 220 episodes in total.
Naruto: Shippuden, developed by Studio Pierrot, is the sequel to the original Naruto anime. Naruto: Shippuden adapts Part II of the manga.
The anime began on February 15, 2007, and ended on March 23, 2017.
Source: Official Youtube Channel