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02:11:35 PM Apr 11th 2011
There does not seem to exist a "Naruto Ninja Run" trope, or does it? You know, where both arms are just loosely fluttering behind your back like a flag in the wind. Since you should only use your feet with all energy you got if you want to run really badass fast.
01:22:02 PM Mar 17th 2013
I don't know...I guess it's already to similar to the trope that it can't or doesn't count a a separate trope. I think it's more of a variant of the ninja run.
09:03:42 AM Aug 23rd 2013
They're similar in that both are unusual ways to run to appear more badass, but that variation looks quite different nonetheless. Not saying it needs a seperate page since i've barely seen this outside of Naruto, but that 'flapping variant' doesn't qualify as the Ninja Run described here. The straight trope appears there as well every now and then, but you'll most often see them with both arms behind.
10:07:43 AM Aug 23rd 2013
That's technically Airplane Arms.