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Naruto The Movie: Ninja Clash in the Land of Snow
An actress who goes under the name Yukie Fujikaze. She's really the princess of the Land of Snow in hiding after her uncle had taken it over.
- Alliterative Name: Koyuki Kazahana.
- Broken Bird: Due to the conflict going on in her country.
- Curtains Match The Windows: She has blue hair and eyes.
- Defrosting Ice Queen: Starts off rude and callous due to her life on the run. Over the course of the film bonding with Naruto, she starts to open up more and become hopeful by films end.
- Drowning My Sorrows: Does so at the beginning of the movie after initially running away from Team 7.
- Heroic BSoD: She's been in a major one since Dotō usurped the Land of Snow.
- Jerk with a Heart of Gold: She starts off as a jerk to Naruto and his friends, but by the second half of the film, she becomes a much nicer person thanks to Naruto's influence.
- MacGuffin: Her uncle is after her as she has a pendent that'll supposedly activate a weapon.
- Screw This, I'm Outta Here!: After her father's death, she had to leave her village and go on the run as a stage actress.
- Took a Level in Jerkass: After her uncle killed her father and her homeland was destroyed, she lost all hope and became a bitter person.
- Took a Level in Kindness: After bonding with Naruto, she becomes a more friendlier person.
- Used to Be a Sweet Kid: Flashbacks of her as a child shows she wasn't always the cold, mean person she grew up to be.
- You Gotta Have Blue Hair: Koyuki has blue hair.
- You Killed My Father: Dotō killed her father when she was young.
The main villain of the movie and uncle to Koyuki that has usurped the Land of Snow from her father.
- Big Bad: The main antagonist of the first film.
- Evil Uncle: As stated, he's Koyuki's uncle and had designs on his brother's throne for awhile.
- An Ice Person: Par for the course coming from a land of snow.
- Powered Armor: Wears chakra armor which gives him limitless chakra as well as defense against ninjutsu and genjutsu.
- Punched Across the Room: Naruto hits him with the Rainbow Resengan in the climax of the movie and sends him both spinning and flying into out of the generators.
- Pyrrhic Villainy: He goes through all the trouble to get Koyuko's pendent thinking it'll activate a weapon that her father left behind. Turns out it was just a generator that will melt the snow and allow spring to temporarily come to the land. All his efforts amounted to was finally activating it after so long. The reason it was delayed? He had killed his brother before he had the chance to activate the thing.
Doto's three henchmen: Nadare Rōga, Fubuki Kakuyoku and Mizore Fuyukuma
- Arrogant Kung-Fu Guy: Nadare full stop, he even names his attacks after himself. Though to be fair, his name does describe the technique rather accurately.
- The Big Guy: Mizore is the largest of trio and has immense strength.
- An Ice Person: Again, all are from an ice country so pretty obvious they have attacks that are ice or snow base.
- Powered Armor: Like Doto they all wear chakra armor to enhance their abilities. It winds up backfiring for Fubuki and Mizore however when they end up colliding and their armor cracks and blows the both of them up.
- Quirky Mini Boss Squad: Pretty much created to give the rest of Team 7 someone to fight.
- The Rival: Nardare sees himself as one to Kakashi since they fought before in the past. Kakashi doesn't really acknowledges him however.
- The Smurfette Principle: Fubuki, the only female on the team.
- You Gotta Have Blue Hair:
- Fubuki has pink hair.
- Nadare has light purple hair.
- Mizore has dark purple hair.
Naruto the Movie: Legend of the Stone of Gelel
A knight that works for Haido in order to find the Gelel stone. He's really the heir to his clan that was destroyed by Haido himself.
- The Atoner: By the end of the film to make up for his actions and to honor the sacrifice of some of his friends who unwillingly were made into artificial knights. Their spirits at one point manage to shield him from a attack by Haido
- HeelFace Turn: Started off opposing Naruto but once he finds out the truth, he switches sides.
- Heroic Sacrifice: Attempts it while sealing away the Gelel stone but Naruto saves him at the last moment.
- You Killed My Father: Toward Haido.
A supposed priest searching for the Stone of Gelel to find utopia. In truth he's a power hungry warlord who wants the stone to take over the world.
- Ambiguous Situation: He claims that the book that he learned about the legend of Gelel from was something he bought. However, because of how dangerous said power is, the book in question was put into hiding and the owner would never dare to sell it. Even though he never confirms or denies it, it's highly possible Haido murdered the owner and stole the book. Given his ambitions, this is plausible.
- Big Bad: The main antagonist of the second film.
- Big Ol' Eyebrows: Thick, massive orange eyebrows.
- Bitch in Sheep's Clothing: He's not the peace loving Well-Intentioned Extremist he projects himself as.
- Fangs Are Evil: Exploited. Temujin's family was murdered by a man with vampire-like fangs. When Haido growls at him for refusing an order, Temujin finally notices Haido's sharp fangs.
- Faux Affably Evil: He drops his act when he learns that the Stone of Gelel could be destroyed.
- Hate Sink: His kindly priest appearance is just a disguise for the monster he truly is, his child followers were nothing more but pawns who were tricked into giving up their lives and free will to be his soldiers and his quest for a utopia is a lie for world domination, and he takes delight in admitting his evil when he's exposed.
- High-Class Glass: Wears a monocle.
- Jekyll & Hyde: His monster motif when he uses the Gelel stone as a symbolism for his two-faced nature.
- Kick the Dog: Laughs at Temujin for unknowingly helping his parents' killer for years.
- Manipulative Bastard: Tricked Temujin into helping him find the Gelel Stone with him unaware he was his clan's killer.
- Not-So-Well-Intentioned Extremist: His claims to want the stone's power to bring a utopia are a lie.
- Powered by a Forsaken Child: His knight henchman are really children who're morphed into knights by the gelel stone.
- Slasher Smile: His big, toothy grin lets Temujin finally recognize his parents' killer.
- Too Dumb to Live: During his final attacks on Naruto. He dismisses one of his attack despite the fact it broke through his shields. He takes one of Naruto's rasengans head on... and it burrows right through his chest and eventually his heart. Granted, he had taken a Rasengan beforehand that had resulted in him getting mangled and his neck twisted a full 180, yet was fully healed by the gelel in the mines. After taking the attack, he tries to heal again, but the damage is too thorough this time to be restored from.
Along with Temujin, Haido has three female knights who can morph to more monstrous forms with the power of the Gelel Stone. They are named Fugai, Kamira, and Ranke.
- Bodyguard Babes: Haido's elite guards and all female.
- Buried Alive: Ranke's fate when Gaara uses Sand Burial on her.
- Dark Action Girl: All three of them.
- Family-Unfriendly Death: Kamira, who Kankuro rather gruesomely slices into several pieces using an iron maiden-like puppet.
- Frankenstein's Monster: Ranke's Gelel form is modeled after this.
- Hoist by His Own Petard: Fugai is defeated when Sakura tricks her into howling under some giant chimes which causes the place to vibrate and collapse the structure over her.
- Monster Mash: All their Gelel forms are based on a classical monster.
- Make Me Wanna Shout: Fugai uses powerful wolf howls.
- Mind Screw: Kamira can do this to her opponents with her illusions. Oddly she only uses it once.
- Our Werewolves Are Different: Fugai's Gelel form is modeled after this.
- Our Vampires Are Different: Kamira's Gelel form is modeled after this.
- Quirky Miniboss Squad: Pretty much there to give Sakura, Shikimaru, Gaara and Kankurō someone to fight through the movie.
- Shock and Awe: Ranke who uses electrical attacks.
Naruto the Movie: Guardians of the Crescent Moon Kingdom
Prince of the Crescent Moon Kingdom. A kindly if not obese man who doesn't really know the meaning behind ruling a kingdom...initially.
- Big Eater: In his current state, said to have started doing so after his wife left him.
- Face Death with Dignity: It doesn't come to that thankfully, but when put on a plank with a noose around his neck. He initially sobs hysterically. But then realizes what his wife and father were trying to tell him about ruling a kingdom and eventually stops and composes himself to keep himself from falling.
- Meaningful Name: His name can be read as "to wax" or "to be full" which, besides being aot for the monarch of a kingdom named for a Moon phase, references how he's described as gaining a lot of weight and the movie ends with him having dropped some of it from Character Development.
- Nice Guy: Compared to his son, he's pretty modest at the start and doesn't act like a prick.
- Rich in Dollars, Poor in Sense: A trait of his at the start since he's been spoiled most of his life and spends money on a whim (he buys an entire circus at the start of the movie). His wife left him for this reason and refuses to take him back until he learns there's more to ruling a kingdom then wealth and power.
- Took a Level in Badass: Somewhat, he eventually does realize what's important to ruling a kingdom, refuses to give satisfaction to Shabadaba to seeing him blubber after this revelation and even manages to aid Naruto in beating Ishidate and during the credits we see him working out and starting to gain muscles.
Michiru's bratty son and thus second prince to the Crescent Kingdom.
- The Archer: Fairly good with a bow and arrow.
- Bratty Half-Pint: Starts off like this at first.
- Chekhov's Skill: His archery which comes into play when he has to fire an arrow at the noose around his father's neck.
- Rich in Dollars, Poor in Sense: Like his father, he wanted the sabertooth tiger because it was rare but when it wouldn't make friends with him. He nearly abandoned it during a rainstorm on the boat ride back to his kingdom. Some choice words from Naruto eventually break him of this and the situation in the kingdom even moreso.
- Took a Level in Badass: If you can make friends with a sabertooth tiger and ride it to go save your father while shooting at a moving target...yeah you've pretty much done this.
One of the ministers who preform a coup on the Crescent Kingdom and tries to take it over.
- Aristocrats Are Evil: Part of the royal court but wanted to up his status.
- Big Bad Duumvirate: With Ishidate being the one who throws things into motion.
- Bond Villain Stupidity: He manages to capture Michiru but rather then kill him outright. He had him stand on a plank with a noose around his neck hoping he would fall. Michiru manages to compose himself and buy time for Team 7 and the resistance to think of a plan to save him.
- Dastardly Whiplash: Has a thick mustache growing from his bangs to his nose.
- Dirty Coward: He only rose to power because of the mercenaries he hired. Without them, he's nothing.
- Literally Shattered Lives: His ultimate fate after Ishidate accidentally grabs him with his stone glove turning him to the stone. Naruto's final attack on Ishidate breaks him to pieces in the impact.
- Non-Action Big Bad: Considering he has no combat to speak of. Yeah.
- Shadow Archetype: To Michiru showing what he could be like if he just cared for money and power.
- Treacherous Advisor: Was a close friend of the original king, but let his greed get the better of him.
A ninja mercenary hired by Shabadaba to help overthrow the Crescent Kingdom.
- Big Bad Duumvirate: With Shabadaba, though he's treated more as the main threat.
- Dishing Out Dirt: Can use sand and rocks as well.
- Hero Killer: Kills two resistance members via Literally Shattered Lives.
- Oh, Crap!: His last expression after he gets the animals off him only to see Naruto bearing down on him with a Rasengan.
- Taken for Granite: Has a glove that can turn anything it touches to stone.
- Villainous Breakdown: As the fight against Naruto wears on, he become more stressed that such a young ninja can go toe to toe with him. So much so that when Shabadaba whines for him to go after Michru. He unknowingly grabs him with the stone glove by accident and turns him into a statue.
Part of the Three Wandering Ninja with Ishidate who help take over the Crescent Moon Kingdom.
- Berserk Button: Being called a kid.
- Older Than They Look: Karenbanda who looks Sakura's age but is actually 22.
- Punched Across the Room: How Karenbanda is beaten.
- Squishy Wizard: Karenbanda's main power is using poison to case illusions and slow down reaction times. Sakura takes her out in one hit after she manages to find her location in the midst of the illusion.
Part of the Three Wandering Ninja with Ishidate who help take over the Crescent Moon Kingdom.
- The Brute: The biggest of his allies and relies heavily on taijutsu.
- Dirty Coward: He could be quite cowardly when he was overwhelmed, as he was seen crawling away whimpering when Naruto sent him flying over the beach.
- Dumb Muscle: He preferred to simply pound his opponents with sheer force rather than using strategy.
- Unskilled, but Strong: With all his physical strength and endurance, Kongō is rather slow and lacks strategic skills.
- Would Hurt a Child: He leered in a sadistic way when he approached Hikaru with the intention of killing the child.
Naruto Shippuden the Movie
The daughter of the priestess of the originally sealed away Moryo. She is needed to make sure he stays that way.
- Assist Character: She amplified Naruto's Rasengan with her priestess chakra to much greater magnitudes.
- Complaining About Rescues They Don't Like: Besides from calling Sakura fat and nearly getting whapped over the head, she repeatedly showed a snooty attitude to basically anyone who annoyed her. She did this so much that Neji judo chopped her out cold because her complaining and resistance was that noisy and hazardous to the Leaf's escape when under attack.
- Cry Cute: She loses it when Naruto forces out the hidden sorrow she's trying to repress from losing scores of attendants protecting her.
- Damsel in Distress: For the first half of the movie, later justified in that this has literally comprised her whole life due to her foresight and role in being the keystone to Moryo's revival.
- Damsel out of Distress: When her latent maiden powers finally awaken, she completely escapes this fate and even helps to bring down Moryo herself, along with the help of Naruto.
- Defrosting Ice Queen: Due to being able to see the future and when someone's going to die, she's rather callous about everything. Her time with Naruto and his unwillingness to believe in fate naturally changes that.
- Disney Death: Was thought killed by Moryo's henchmen but it turned out it was a decoy acting in her place.
- Hidden Heart of Gold: Intentionally shows rudeness and apathy toward people to keep them at bay so that they never draw close enough for her to miss them if they up and die. Unfortunately, it didn't work and Naruto berated her really hard for insulting someone who gave his whole life to her when he died and had served her so loyally he gave up his very identity forever to save her life.
- Losing a Shoe in the Struggle: Her geta sandals fall off when she gets thrown over a ledge. She spends the rest of the movie barefoot, and it shows when the bottoms of her feet become sodden in volcanic ash when she enters the volcano, averting Beauty Is Never Tarnished. It also gives Ironic Echo back to a scene where an attendant pampered her feet in water and now he's gone and she's in a gritty circumstance but bearing it nonetheless, gaining a thicker skin as it were.
- Miko: More or less her role.
- Palette Swap: Shion can more or less pass for Hinata's twin once you dye her hair◊.
- Screw Destiny: Her attitude later after hanging out with Naruto.
- Ship Tease: Oh so much with Naruto, culminating in the final scene where she basically asks him to father her children and he unwittingly agrees. Imagine how much explanation it involved to clear that up before the Leaf ninja went back home.
- Took a Level in Kindness: After she runs out into the woods to cry, practically all of her defense mechanisms of jerk vanish.
- What Measure Is a Mook?: Subverted; it later turns out she is full of self-loathing because so many of her attendants get killed trying to save her.
- You Can't Fight Fate: How she initially thought at first.
A demon that was sealed away by priestess. He is trying to free himself by making sure the priestess daughter is killed before he can be revived.
- Scaled Up: A giant dragon with multiple heads. It's practically a hydra.
A follower of Moryo whose trying to free him.
- Bad Boss: To his henchmen, ironically he's killed by Moryo himself
- Deadly Doctor: A rogue medical-nin.
- The Dragon: Acts on Moryo's behalf but not the main threat.
- Mouth of Sauron: Initially acts this way by letting Moryao posse him and give out order. Least till Moryo strong enough to act on his own.
- Self-Surgery: To allow Moryo to posse him, he willingly cuts open his stomach then sew himself back up once Moryo's in his body.
Yomi's henchmen. They are Kusuna, Gitai, Setsuna, and Shizuku.
- Ax-Crazy: Gitai.
- Blow You Away: Setsua's main power.
- Combination Attack: They're all pretty proficient at using their elements together to create stronger attacks. The downside is that it drains their chakra very quickly.
- Making a Splash: Shizuku who can both control and turn into water.
- The Medic: Kusuna in a sense, he holds the worms that give the group their powered chakra.
- Multi-Armed and Dangerous: Gitai in his full form as well as multi-headed.
- The Leader: Kusuna as he also the one giving them their powers.
- One-Winged Angel: Whenever Kusuna give their chakra they gain some powered up forms similar to a curse seal.
- Self-Disposing Villain: Gitai winds up killing himself during his fight against Rock Lee due to his unstable powers.
- The Smurfette Principle: Shizuku.
- Too Dumb to Live: They don't rationalize the chakra given to them and overuse their power till it's drained and they have to replenish. The heroes take advantage of this by striking before they can do so and taking them all out.
Naruto Shippuden 2: Bonds
A giant snake-like creature and one of the main antagonists of Naruto Shippuden the Movie: Bonds. Despite its moniker, it is not an official tailed beast.
- Always a Bigger Fish: The Zero-Tails may be too much for the average opponent, but once it goes up against Naruto's Four-Tailed Berserk State (which it taunted Naruto into unleashing) it gets utterly thrashed.
- Dark Is Evil: It feeds on negative emotions.
- Demonic Possession: Anyone who displays negative emotions is susceptible.
A young apprentice doctor and one of the central characters of Naruto Shippuden the Movie: Bonds.
- All of the Other Reindeer: Like Naruto, she was shunned throughout her childhood, though in her case, it was because she had an illness and people were afraid it was contagious.
- Beauty Mark: Under her left eye.
- Bifauxnen: She dresses and acts like a boy, catching Naruto by complete surprise when he finds out she's a girl.
- Big Ol' Eyebrows: The bushiness of her eyebrows makes it easier for her to pose as a boy.
- Despair Event Horizon: Hits it when her mentor and father figure, Shinnō, reveals his true colors and that he was just using her all along. This reveal reduces her to a sobbing, near-catatonic wreck until Naruto talks some sense into her.
- Fiery Redhead: She has red hair and is just as temperamental as Sakura.
- Teacher/Student Romance: Her feelings Shinnō are so obvious that even Naruto picks up on them, though she vehemently denies them. It turns out that her feelings are one-sided to a cruel extent.
- Tomboy: To the extent that when they first met, Naruto actually mistook her for a boy.
- Been There, Shaped History: Apparently, he was the one who taught Orochimaru the reincarnation techniques and powers he makes use of.
- Big Bad: Of Bonds.
- Bitch in Sheep's Clothing: Sets himself up as a kindhearted, loving doctor, but in truth he's a heartless, scheming weasel.
- Clipped-Wing Angel: After taking a bad enough beating, his youth rejuvenation wears off and he becomes very emaciated, with nearly all of his hair falling out, including most of his eyebrows, resulting in him being even more hideous and sickly than his elderly self used to be and retreating to merge with the Zero-Tails in desperation to gain even more power and survive.
- Cool Old Guy: At first.
- Evil All Along: He pretended to be a decent guy and ally, but it was all a ruse.
- False Friend: To Amaru.
- Faux Affably Evil: Spent over 15 years posing as a kind doctor and father figure.
- Genius Bruiser: A highly trained medic and a capable fighter who kicks Naruto's ass in a fight.
- Good Powers, Bad People: He's a competent medical ninja, and a heartless bastard.
- Kick the Dog: He mocks Amaru's devotion to him, sending Amaru over the Despair Event Horizon and pissing off Naruto.
Naruto Shippuden the Movie: The Will of Fire
A man whose stealing kekkei genkai from the neighboring villages and targets Kakashi for his.
- Body Horror: Taking in all those kekkei genkai and modifying himself has really mutated his body.
- Mega Manning: How his powers usually operate thanks to his Chimara technique.
- Older Than They Look: His current appearance looks like a teenage boy. He's much much older however.
- One Steve Limit: No, he has no relation whatsoever to Sasori's scorpion-like puppet with the same name.
- People Puppets: Can do this using seals. They even have time delays.
- Villainous Breakdown: When he finds he can't duplicate Naruto's final attack and thus has no way to counter it.
- You Will Be Assimilated: Has a ritual that he does to take in kekkei genkai. He need five of them and Kakashi is the final piece needed.
Hiruko's henchman named Ichi, Ni and San.
- The Beastmaster: Ni often summons dog-like creatures as well as a Lion Turtle and birds of prey
- Fusion Dance: They can combine together and become a chimera beast which took the whole of Konoha 11 to take down.
- The Smurfette Principle: Ni.
- Too Many Belts: Ichi and San sport this.
- Whip It Good: Ni wields one.
- You Are Number 6: Their names are literally the Japanese words for "1,2,3".
Naruto Shippuden 4: The Lost Tower
A young girl who appears as the Co-Protagonist of Naruto Shippuden the Movie: The Lost Tower. She is the queen of the city of Rōran, and ends up teaming up with a time-displaced Naruto to uncover a Government Conspiracy in her city.
- Action Dress Rip: When she's preparing to help Naruto stop Anrokuzan, she uses Naruto's chakra blade to pull this off.
- Armor-Piercing Slap: Dishes out four to Naruto in rapid succession thanks to a misunderstanding on her part.
- The Atoner: When she discovers that her minister Anrokuzan has been using her all along, she works with Naruto to fix things.
- Babies Ever After: After the final battle, she gives birth to a daughter, whom Naruto meets when he returns to the future.
- Broken Bird: Serves as one to a degree, in part thanks to her mother's death.
- Complaining About Rescues They Don't Like: See Ungrateful Bitch below.
- Exotic Eye Designs: She has violet eyes with a ripple pattern that bear a slight resemblance to Pain's Rinnegan.
- God Save Us from the Queen!: She's not the most popular queen when Naruto comes to town, thanks to her resident minister manipulating things and abducting people under what he claims to be her orders.
- Heroic BSoD: Undergoes one when she realizes that her minister murdered her mother and used her and her mother for his own Evil Plan. It's so bad that she just collapses to her knees sobbing while he's preparing to off her on the spot.
- Horrible Judge of Character: She completely trusts her minister Anrokuzan from the start and adamantly refuses to believe Naruto and Minato's insistence that he's evil until she sees the proof herself, said proof being a legion of puppets in place of her adoring public.
- Leitmotif: The song "To Light" (Hikari ni Wa in the original dub), which she sings a few times throughout the film, and which she used to sing with her late mother.
- Parental Abandonment: Her mother Queen Sēramu was killed by Anrokuzan six years prior, and no mention whatsoever is made of her father.
- Puppet Queen: To the extent that the citizens mockingly call her the "Puppet Princess." The Big Bad even has a literal puppet of her. Thanks to Naruto, she becomes...
- Royals Who Actually Do Something: Once she realizes what's really going on, she helps Naruto take the Big Bad down.
- Royalty Superpower: As the blood heir of Rōran, Sāra can sense and control the Ryūmyaku, and is also the only one who can open and close it.
- Songs of Solace: "To Light" (Hikari ni Wa) serves as this for her, as she's typically singing it when she's thinking of her mother. In her first scene, she's even crying as she sings it.
- Ungrateful Bitch: When she first meets Naruto properly, he saves her after she's pushed off of a high balcony. She jumps to conclusions and assumes him to be a villain, proceeding to slap the shit out of our hero and elbow him in the face while screaming at him to let her go. However, after Naruto calls her out on it and reminds her that he just rescued her, Sāra calms down enough to realize just how silly she's being and politely thanks him for the save.
The Big Bad of Naruto Shippuden the Movie: The Lost Tower. A missing-nin whom Team 7 pursues to Rōran to apprehend, he travels back twenty years into the past in order to Time Travel for Fun and Profit and conquer the entire ninja world.
- Anti-Magic: During the final confrontation, he traps Naruto in a giant puppet that immobilizes him and drains his chakra. Unfortunately (for him), it's not nearly enough when Naruto calls on the Nine Tails.
- Authority Equals Asskicking: The "lord" minister of Rōran, and thanks to his body modifications and puppet prowess, he's more than capable of holding his own against Naruto Uzumaki.
- Badass Boast:
- Big Bad: Of The Lost Tower.
- Evil Chancellor: Evil Minister, in this case.
- Evil Is Visceral: Is seen in one scene sitting on a fleshy throne in a Womb Level-like chamber.
- Faux Affably Evil: Polite and soft-spoken as he's talking to Sāra about how he's about to kill her.
- From Nobody to Nightmare: From a simple rogue ninja to the Evil Chancellor of Rōran.
- I Own This Town: Brags to Naruto and Sāra that he controls Rōran.
- Lack of Empathy: Calmly recounts how he killed Sāra's mother and manipulated Sāra herself from the beginning, only furthering Sāra's subsequent Heroic BSoD. If that wasn't enough, he actually taunts Sāra over not figuring out that he did it sooner.
- Meaningful Name: "Mukade" roughly translates to "centipede", which is what one of his puppets looks and behaves like.
- Mecha-Mooks: His army of puppets.
- Mind over Matter: Via chakra threads.
- Nice Job Fixing It, Villain!: If he hadn't inadvertently dragged Naruto back in time with him, his plans would have gone off without a hitch.
- One-Winged Angel: Assumes the form of a giant spider puppet to fight Naruto in the end, and only goes down after Naruto and Minato create the Supreme Ultimate Rasengan.
- People Puppets: His Signature Move.
- Slasher Smile: As he gives his Badass Boast.
- Taking You with Me: Being beaten by Naruto and Minato, he self-destructs and attempts to melt down the Ley Line to kill everyone in the city.
- That Man Is Dead: When he meets Naruto, he talks about his former identity of Mukade as if they were two totally different people. See Badass Boast above.
- Time Travel for Fun and Profit: His Evil Plan entails going back in time, seizing control over the city of Rōran, and using the power of its Ryūmyaku, a mystical flow of powerful chakra beneath the city, to create an army of superweapon puppets and use said army to Take Over the World.
- Villain with Good Publicity: Thanks to his position as minister, he freely abducts people off the streets to slave away in his puppet factory while simultaneously claiming he's acting under Sāra's orders and tarnishing Sāra's reputation.
Naruto Shippuden 5: Blood Prison
The warden of Hōzuki Castle where Naruto is sent to after being framed.
- Big Bad: Seems to be set up for the movie until the climax where the Satori takes over.
- Canon Immigrant: He's mentioned in Kakashi Hiden, though the specific circumstances of his canonical demise (which happened years before the events of the novel) are implied to be somewhat different from what happened in the movie.
- Frame-Up: Frames Naruto to get him sent to his prison.
- Impaled with Extreme Prejudice: Impaled by the Satori-Possessed Muku after he frees him.
- Redemption Equals Death: Mui lets himself get hit by Naruto's Rasengan attack while on Satori as atonement for his actions and dies shortly after reconciling with his son.
- Wardens Are Evil: Runs a very strict prison though does allow the inmates to fight him if they wish to challenge him.
- Well-Intentioned Extremist: Purposely framed Naruto to use his power so that he may open the box and free his son.
A female inmate posing as a male who Naruto meets during his time in the prison.
- Childhood Friend Romance: With Muku. She initially in the prison to avenge him behind seal in the box but is surprised Mui is trying to free him.
- Heroic Sacrifice: Naruto takes a fatal hit in his fight against the Satori. She uses her power to save him but at the cost of her own life.
- Impaled with Extreme Prejudice: Along with Naruto, they both got impaled by the Satori in the final battle. In jumping in front of the claw lessened some of the damage to allow Naruto to keep fighting but it ultimately proved fatal to him had she not sacrificed her life.
- Peek-a-Bangs: Her hair covers her left eye.
- Samus Is a Girl: Naruto finds this out when he tries to jump of a cliff into a current full of whirlpools and she's forced to save him. Revealing her gender when she had to dry off her clothes.
- Together in Death: After she dies, Naruto sees two glowing lights among the others, signifying that she finally reunited with Muku.
- You Gotta Have Blue Hair: Ryuzetsu has white hair.
A ninja under Mui's employ.
- Frame-Up: He was the one that imitated Naruto to get him sent to prison.
- Half the Man He Used to Be: Get bisected by the Satori while trying to attack it.
- I Have Your Wife: Only worked with Mui and the elders because they held his son hostage.
- Undying Loyalty: To Mui despite only working for him to keep his son safe.
- Making a Splash: He is able to use Water Release to create jets of water.
- Meaningful Name: "Maroi" (丸い) means "calm" or "harmonious", referencing his personality.
- Mellow Fellow: He's very relaxed.
- The Mole: Sent into the prison to see what Mui was up to as well as look after Naruto.
- Nice Guy: He is in fact a calm, jovial and level-headed individual that sometimes came off as being entirely carefree.
- Shock and Awe: Able to use Thunder Jutsus Not surprising considering he's from the Hidden Cloud Village.
Mui's son whom he had sacrificed in order to open the Box of Enlightenment to ask for a wish.
- And I Must Scream: Was completely conscious within the box stating it was nothing more then an endless void.
- Demonic Possession: The Satori uses his body in order to revive itself and wreck havoc.
- Dying as Yourself: Before Naruto lands the final blow, he comes back to his senses and reconciles with his father.
- Heroic Sacrifice: Kills himself and uses his body to re-seal the Satori back in the box.
- The Promise: Promised Ryuzetsu that'd he return to her upon being used to Open The Box of Enlightenment. He manages to fulfill it in death.
- Together in Death: With Ryuzetsu. Naruto notices two glowing lights among the others after she dies, signifying that they finally reunited.
- Used to Be a Sweet Kid: As a child, Muku was a cheerful individual that loved his father dearly. His greatest wish was to live a peaceful life with his father and his best friend. However, after spending years inside the Box of Ultimate Bliss, he reemerged as an apathetic, cold and cruel person, if not bearing a grudge against his father for feeding him to the box.
- Walking Spoiler: As you can see by the examples above.
A monstrous demon sealed in the Box of Enlightenment.
- Bigger Bad: The ultimate threat of the movie.
- Demonic Possession: The Satori uses Muku body in order to revive itself and wreck havoc.
- Eldritch Abomination: Satori in Japanese culture are usually crow like beings. This thing looks anything but crow like.
- Feather Flechettes: Use it feathers in it's attacks.
- Hero Killer: One of the few non-canon characters that manages to accomplish this by actually fatally wounding Naruto in the climax. It's only thanks to Ryuzetsu that it didn't stick.
- Lightning Bruiser: Despite it's size, it's surprisingly fast, even giving Naruto's Sage Mode trouble.
- Sealed Evil in a Can: Was the the evil that was sealed within the box, it uses Muku in order to escape imprisonment until the heroes stop it and re-seal it again.
Naruto Shippuden 6: Road to Ninja
Voiced by: Junko Takeuchi (JP), Maile Flanagan (EN)
A mysterious man who appears in Naruto the Movie: Road to Ninja. He is working with Tobi in the illusion world, and serves as one of the main antagonists of the movie. He turns out to be Menma, that universe's verison of Naruto.
- Alternate Self: He's revealed to be his world's version of Naruto. Menma Namikaze, an alternate version of him who'd never turned evil appears in Episode 427, as part of Tenten's Infinite Tsukuyomi dream.
- Ax-Crazy: Takes great pleasure in destroying everything around him.
- Brainwashed and Crazy: Tobi was controlling him and making him evil all along.
- Cloning Blues: He hates Naruto for being another him, and wants to destroy him for it.
- Demonic Possession: Tobi takes complete control of him around the end of Road to Ninja.
- Dramatic Unmask: Near the end of Road to Ninja, his mask fades off to reveal Menma.
- Exotic Eye Designs: The Sharingan look quite different from normal eyes.
- Evil Counterpart: He's a corrupted Naruto who went rogue from the village.
- Fallen Hero: He is his world's version of Naruto, but he became a missing-nin.
- Fusion Dance:
- His nine masked beasts combine into the Nine Tailed Fox.
- Tobi merges with him at the end of the movie.
- The Heavy: Although Tobi is the main antagonist of Road to Ninja, he can only appear in the other world in an intangible form, so he is forced to rely on the Masked Man to carry out his bidding.
- Intangible Man: When he is controlled by Tobi, all attacks pass through him.
- Late-Arrival Spoiler: A trailer released shortly after Road to Ninja came out spoiled both him being Menma and him getting a Sharingan.
- Malevolent Masked Men: The Masked Man and his Nine Masked Beasts are the antagonists of Road to Ninja alongside Tobi (who also wears a mask).
- Power Dyes Your Hair: His hair is actually blond, but being possessed by Tobi turned it black.
- Red Herring: Given his hairstyle and hair colour, we are most likely meant to think he is Sasuke. However, he's actually Menma, this world's version of Naruto.
- The Reveal: He's an evil Naruto, which is a major plot twist.
- Shout-Out: The methods he used destroys most of Konoha is similar to Pain's attack on Konoha in the main universe as he uses a technique very similar to the Shinra Tensei. His methods of combat also greatly resemble Pain's, relying on the Nine Masked Beasts in similar fashion to the Six Paths of Pain.
Konoha ninja of the genjutsu world
- Alternate Self: Each of the members superficially resemble their counterparts, but have their most defining personality aspect inverted.
- The Bus Came Back: Returned for the anime-only two parter "Road to Tenten", which focuses on Tenten's Infinite Tsukuyomi dream. Minus Tenten's counterpart, naturally.
- For Want of a Nail: The genjutsu world was supposedly supposed to perfectly reflect the original, but Naruto and Sakura's presence causes severe changes. Most notably, Sakura's parents were the ones who lost their lives in the Nine-Tails attack, not Naruto's.
- Not as You Know Them: All the personalities and quirks that we've come to know have been reversed to switched around. For instance, Kakashi is energetic and punctual, while Guy considers himself to be an old man who lost his youth a long time ago.
Voiced by: Chie Nakamura (JP), Kate Higgins (EN)
Sakura's counterpart. She doesn't appear in the movie proper, but in Episode 271 of the anime.
- 100% Adoration Rating: While Naruto became a village pariah when his parents sacrificed himself due to his heritage being hidden, Sakura's lineage is well-known and she's praised as the daughter of heroes.
- Hero of Another Story: As mentioned, she appears in episode 271 that serves as an inversion of the movie's plot; namely, she has to cope with how different the real Konoha is.
Voiced by: Noriaki Sugiyama (JP), Yuri Lowenthal (EN)
Sasuke's counterpart. Not only did he never betray the village, but he is the village playboy.
- Good Costume Switch: One of only three members of the Konoha 11 to wear a different outfit than his real world counterpart, presumably due to never training with Orochimaru.
- Handsome Lech: Constantly flirting and courting the various girls of the village, and as good-looking as his original counterpart.
- Something About a Rose: Woos Sakura by offering her a rose. Later revealed to do this to EVERY girl.
Voiced by: Nana Mizuki (JP), Stephanie Sheh (EN)
Hinata's counterpart. Instead of the shy sweetheart we know, she's far more confident and aggressive.
- Adaptational Badass: As seen in the "Road to Tenten" filler, she can use the Heavenly Spin and Shadow Clones, something the real Hinata has never seen using.
- Clingy Jealous Girl: Gets VERY possessive of Naruto.
- Hair-Trigger Temper: She has a very short fuse. Expect her to threat somebody to gouge their eyes out whenever she's present.
- Hotter and Sexier: Rather than the modest outfit the normal Hinata wears, her outfit consists of an open jacket, short-shorts and a crop top.
- Yandere: Borderline example; she threatens to kill Sakura if she and Naruto were on a date, but never acts on it.
Voiced by: Kosuke Toriumi (JP), Kyle Hebert (EN)
Kiba's counterpart. A cat lover who is constantly at odds with Akamaru.
Voiced by: Shinji Kawada (JP), Derek Stephen Prince (EN)
Shino's counterpart. A gardener who hates insects.
- Flat Character: The member of the group to get the least characterisation. Fittingly enough.
- Lost in Translation: In the original Japanese, his line "I hate bugs" is pronounced in a similar way to "I hate being ignored", a nod to the real-world Shino's running gag. Sadly this doesn't work in English.
Voiced by: Showtaro Morikubo (JP), Tom Gibis (EN)
Shikamaru's counterpart. A scatterbrain who enjoys goofing off and eating.
Voiced by: Kentaro Ito (JP), Robbie Rist (EN)
Choji's counterpart. More in-shape than his counterpart, he doesn't like overeating.
Voiced by: Ryoka Yuzuki (JP), Colleen O'Shaughnessey (EN)
Ino's counterpart. Soft-spoken and gentle.
Voiced by: Yoichi Masukawa (JP), Brian Donovan (EN)
Lee's counterpart. Almost exactly like his counterpart, save for an apparent fetish for women's underwear.
- Alternate Self: While Episode 427 keeps most of the RTN cast the same as their debut movie, that episode's Rock Lee is the "normal" Lee of Tenten's Infinite Tsukiyomi dream, seen for a total of one panel in the manga. Thankfully, he lacks the original RTN!Lee's perversions.
- Panty Thief: Which he then wears.
Voiced by: Koichi Tochika (JP), Steve Staley (EN)
Neji's counterpart. A shameless pervert who uses his Byakugan to peep on the women's baths, and has an intense lust for his cousin.
Voiced by: Yukari Tamura (JP), Danielle Judovits (EN)
Tenten's counterpart. Unlike her counterpart, she's a klutz who frequently hurts herself using her own weapons.