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Action Pack is a crossover of Naruto and The Spectacular Spider-Man set in comic book format.It starts off in Konoha, but due to one decision, the OC Kira and Naruto resign from the ninja roster and take up residence in New York City. This is where the worlds start to change due to the butterfly effect and effectively turn the world on its head.

Not to be confused with the Universal Studios-produced syndication package featuring various action-adventure TV series and tele-movies.


Provides Examples Of:

  • Action Duo: Naruto and Peter.
  • Actually a Doombot: The Iron Maiden lightning clone.
  • Adopt the Dog: 12 years ago in the story timeline, Kira could have just as easily left Naruto alone to take care of himself, but he didn't while everyone else notably did. As Sarutobi put it:
    Sarutobi (To Jiraiya): Kira-san was the only one who did the right thing all those years ago by sticking with Naruto.
  • Adorkable: Peter is this the first time he’s introduced.
  • Adults Are Useless: Kira has this attitude, and the only exceptions are his parents (birth mother included) and Anko. He even states that unless you’re no longer a teen, meaning that if you’re still under twenty, then you can’t really be considered an adult.
  • Affectionate Gesture to the Head: Kira will often pat Naruto on the head to show his affection.
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  • Aloof Big Brother: While Kira seems like this at first glance, it is clear to anyone who looks hard enough that Kira shows how much he cares for Naruto with every decision he makes.
  • Alternate Universe: Yes.
  • Arson, Murder, and Jaywalking: “Was it because of his age, his lack of experience, or because he couldn’t fry a hamburger and fries?“
  • Asian Rudeness: Kira plays this straight while Kushina and Naruto subvert it.
  • Asian Speekee Engrish: Averted as all three Uzumaki’s are able to speak English before they arrived in New York.
  • Badass Adorable: Naruto.
  • Basement-Dweller: Kira’s room is the basement of the house they live in when in New York.
  • Beneath the Mask: Naruto is cheerful and happy-go-lucky on the outside, but emotionally damaged on the inside from all of his failed attempts to fit with his Konoha classmates.
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  • Berserk Button: Naruto's family is quite strongly pointed out to be his by the violent reactions he's said to have when their insulted.
  • Big Brother Instinct: Kira shows at a very early age that he is protective of his brother.
  • Blonde, Brunette, Redhead: Naruto, Kira, and Kushina.
    • Another variant comes from Minato, Kira’s birth mother, and Kushina.
  • Blue Blood: Kira.
  • Born Lucky: Both Naruto and Kira, which is rather cruel considering that it doesn’t apply to ‘real life’ and only to chance.
  • Brought Down to Normal: Once a month, Kira becomes completely human. It’s furthermore a Deconstruction as the month beforehand catches up to him and he spends most of the day sleeping and acting more tired than usual.
  • Carnival of Killers: The Konoha Civilian council puts a bounty on the Uzumaki’s heads and they start to get hunted down.
  • Chekhov's Gun: The locket Naruto has later serves as the catalyst for his transition into Black Fox after it gets stolen.
  • Color Character: Naruto’s alter ego is called ‘Black Fox.’
  • Composite Character: Quake is Kurotsuchi.
    • Iron Maiden is Yugito Nii.
    • Naruto is Black Fox.
  • Crappy Holidays: "Iron Maiden" is set on the forth of July, and the aforementioned Iron Maiden has rigged bombs to blow if Black Fox doesn't fight her.
  • Crazy-Prepared: Kira managed to set up a place to live in New York in the span of almost two days. It’s not so farfetched if you think about the fact Kira never even liked Konoha and would have made sure to have someplace to relocate to.
  • Crossover: Between The Spectacular Spider-Man and Naruto.
  • Cuddle Bug: Naruto is not afraid of showing just how much he cares about the people in his life.
  • Curb-Stomp Battle: Iron Maiden dispatched Spider-Man fairly easily, but only because he wasn't used to dealing with someone like her.
    • Kira also took down Snapdragon fairly easily.
  • Cute Little Fangs: Whenever Kira smiles, his teeth are always the first thing people notice. Granted though that they only people who ever see him smiling are Kushina and Naruto…
  • Dark Action Girl: Iron Maiden, Joystick.
  • Dark-Skinned Blond: Naruto retains his tan in his superhero form.
  • A Day in the Life: This is how the first chapter starts the story off with Kira making his food and sorting out the fridge.
  • A Day in the Limelight: "A Day in the Life Of Naruto Uzumaki" centers around, you guessed it, Naruto.
    • "His World" for Kira and focuses his own insecurities about his duty as a brother and an acting stand-in parent.
  • Disappeared Dad: Minato died before the story started.
  • Dishing Out Dirt: Quake.
  • Double Standard: Abuse, Female on Male: Kira proceeds to tear Sakura a new one about how this is not okay and in a noticeably kinder tone tells Naruto that it isn’t okay for him to let her hit him.
  • Dragon Lady: Snapdragon.
  • Dramatic Irony: Both Naruto and Kira know about the bounty on their heads, but they don’t know that the other one knows and spend time toeing around the subject of actually bringing it up.
  • Deadpan Snarker: Everything Kira says is this.
  • Death Glare: Kira’s default expression.
  • Defrosting Ice King: Kira.
  • Distressed Dude: Spider-Man as he's captured by Iron Maiden.
  • Downer Ending: "Iron Maiden" for Naruto's fragile psyche. He thinks he's killed the antagonist, only to reveal that she's still alive.
  • Eerie Pale-Skinned Brunette: Kira, even though his paleness is a disguise.
  • Electric Torture: Kira with Snapdragon.
  • Elemental Armor: Naruto’s rock armour, which in actuality is just green reflective light covering his skin.
  • Even a Jerk Has Loved Ones: Kira cares very much about his family.
  • Exceptionally Tolerant: Despite the fact the villagers treated Kira and Naruto so horribly, or at least only Kira, they are very tolerant and the breaking point was that they were going to effectively kill their mother.
  • Facial Markings: Naruto’s whisker birthmarks serve as this for his alter ego.
  • Face of an Angel, Mind of a Demon: Kira is this in a literal sense as he looks good, but his mind is filled with quite unpleasant thoughts.
  • Faking the Dead: Iron Maiden.
  • Family-Unfriendly Violence: Very unfriendly.
  • Fatal Family Photo: The only photo that Naruto has proving that his parents loved him and they were a happy family was taken right before everything went to hell, costing him his father and put his mother in a coma.
  • Fangs Are Evil: Kira’s Psychotic Smirk is made even more terrifying by his elongated canines.
  • Feminine Women Can Cook: Subverted as Kira reveals that Kushina can’t make anything other than ramen.
  • Final Speech: Couples in with Last Request as Kira relays that Minato said to him ‘I know you’ll do what’s right’ before he died.
  • For Want of a Nail: And how!
  • Friendless Background: Naruto and Kira when they were in Konoha.
  • Glamorous Single Mother: Kushina.
  • Glorified Sperm Donor: Kyuubi is treated like this and none of the Uzumaki’s call him Kira’s father because of it, or if they do it’s because they need to justify Kira being a half-demon.
  • Good Parents: Minato, Kushina, and Kira’s birth mother.
  • Half-Human Hybrid: Kira.
  • Hates Everyone Equally: Kira tries to come off as this, but his clear affection for his brother and mother say otherwise.
  • Hates Small Talk: Kira won’t say anything unless he has to.
  • Healing Factor: Naruto is played straight, but Kira's is Deconstructed with the fact that when he is Brought Down to Normal once a month, he is generally so tired that he can’t even eat without falling asleep at the table.
  • The Hero: Naruto.
  • Honorary Brother: Kakashi states that Kira was like a younger brother to Obito when thinking about how his teammates and sensei would be disappointed in him for abandoning Kira and Naruto.
  • Humans Are the Real Monsters: Kira certainly thinks so.
  • Human Mom, Non-Human Dad: Kira, as it goes in with his Half-Human Hybrid status.
  • Humble Hero: Say what you want about Kira, he does though know what it’s like to raise yourself from the ground up and know better than to take things for granted.
  • I'm a Humanitarian: Kira outright states that this is what demons see humans as. Fridge Horror kicks in about when Kira states he once bit someone, so you have to wonder that while he won’t kill people, what’s to stop him from taking bites out of them?
  • Irrational Hatred: The people of Konoha toward Kira.
  • It's All About Me: Averted in Kira’s case as everything he’s ever done was for Naruto.
  • It's All My Fault: Naruto blames himself for Iron Maiden showing up and what occurs.
  • I Was Beaten by a Girl: Naruto downplays this after he loses to Iron Maiden during their first encounter, and takes from the fight that he couldn’t have beaten her anyway, but is willing to take another beating when he thinks that she has Peter to get to him.
  • Knight, Knave and Squire: Peter (Knight), Kira (Knave), and Naruto (Squire).
  • The Lancer: Kira is this too Naruto as while they do get along, Kira’s methods and personality are quite different.
  • Le Parkour: Naruto and Kira.
  • Loads and Loads of Characters: Not only are characters from Naruto included, but Canon Immigrant from the original main stream of Spider-Man too, so this is a definite qualifier.
  • Mama Bear: Anko is stated to be something of this towards Kira, even though he plainly states early on that he doesn’t like her, but he does respect her.
  • Manic Pixie Dream Girl: Sharon tries to be this for Kira, but it's subverted by the fact he doesn't want anything to do with her.
  • Men Can't Keep House: Subverted as Kira keeps his home very neat.
  • Missing Mom: Kira’s birth mother died when he was three years old.
  • Monster Roommate: Interesting in the case that both Naruto and Kira are different their mother was also Kyuubi’s Jinchuuriki.
  • Morality Pet: Naruto is this to Kira.
  • Multi-Part Episode: "Black Fox" is split into two parts.
  • Non-Action Guy: For most of the story so far, Kira doesn’t actually fight, until "Snapdragon."
  • No-One Could Have Survived That: Black Fox killing Iron Maiden by electrocution until Kira tells him it wasn't actually her.
  • No Sense of Humor: Kira.
  • Not So Stoic: Kira’s blank mask will seldom fall to let real emotion seep onto his face.
  • Older Than They Look: Kushina looks very good for a woman her age…that is if people actually knew how old she was, as even her own children don’t know.
  • "Open!" Says Me: Naruto uses an ice disk to break the padlock off the warehouse Spidey is stored in.
  • Orphanage of Fear: Kira states that his and Naruto’s time in the Konoha orphanage was horrible and that they kicked them out after a while.
  • Orphan's Plot Trinket: The thing that gets Naruto on the road to being a costumed superhero is that the locket his brother gave him is stolen.
  • Parental Substitute: Kira is like a father to Naruto, despite the fact their brothers, and not related.
  • Perpetual Expression: Naruto always looks cheerful, and Kira always look dour.
  • Perpetual Frowner: Kira.
  • Perpetual Smiler: Naruto.
  • Promotion to Parent: Kira becomes this to Naruto as well as being the Parental Substitute of a father for him.
  • Protagonist-Centered Morality: Averted as while Kira has no problems with being an all-around jerk, he doesn’t go beyond that and only does it to people who deserved it.
  • Psycho Electro: Iron Maiden. This is what she pretends to be anyway.
  • Rags to Royalty: Inverted since Kira is already royalty, he just grew up poor. The same inversion could also apply to Naruto if you count the fact his father was the Hokage.
  • Rapunzel Hair: Kushina’s used to be this, reaching nearly to her ankles.
  • Raised by Dudes: Naruto was raised solely by Kira, as Kushina didn't count since she was in a coma, and Naruto turned out all right.
  • Red-Headed Stepchild: Kira was this to the whole damn village.
  • A Real Man Is a Killer: Subverted, Black Fox is quite horrified at himself when he kills for the first time, culminating in him throwing up afterwards. Also could be subverted with Spider-Man as he too is quite shaken by what had occurred.
  • Real Men Cook: Kira certainly can.
  • Real Men Hate Affection: Kira doesn’t so much as hate it, he just has a hard time expression himself, but Naruto is a clear subversion of this.
  • Reckless Pacifist: Kira doesn't kill, but he certainly has no problem with beating others up.
  • Red Oni, Blue Oni: Naruto is cheerful and much more optimistic than Kira’s dark and calculating nature.
  • Restored My Faith in Humanity: Subverted as no matter how much Kira may show he cares about his family, he still hates humans.
  • Scarily Competent Tracker: Kira, as per his productive use of his Super Senses.
  • Sealed Inside a Person-Shaped Can: Kyuubi being sealed inside Naruto.
  • Shrine to the Fallen: Both pictures of Minato and Kira’s birth mother are set on top of the fireplace so they can always be remembered.
  • Spanner in the Works: Considering the fact that there was no Naruto universe crossover mixed in with the series, this is a certainty with the plot and how it turns out.
  • Stepford Snarker: Kira.
  • Stronger Sibling: Kira to Naruto.
  • Tall, Dark, and Snarky: Kira’s disguised form has his normal brown hair, but he has gray eyes.
  • Taking Advantage of Generosity: Naruto himself has shades of this as he genuinely thinks Kira will give him everything or let him do anything and the first time he's ever told no makes him nearly blow up.
  • Thicker Than Water: Subverted as Kira greatly loves his adoptive family and they love him just as much.
  • Thou Shalt Not Kill: Snapdragon comments that Kira won't kill her because of this. She's right, but that still doesn't stop him from electrocuting her until she gives up the information he wants.
  • Timed Mission: Iron Maiden gets Naruto to let her escape by going to stop Spider-Man from drowning in her trap by stating that he doesn’t have much time to get there.
  • Trouble from the Past: The Konoha village just can’t keep out of the Uzumaki’s new lives.
  • Tsundere: Kira notes this about Sakura as he convinces Naruto that the girl just isn’t worth it when Team 7 returns from their mission to Wave.
    Naruto: She’s great, she really is! Honest!
    Kira: If that were true, then why do you let her hurt you?
    Naruto: (weakly)She…she’s starting to like me?
    Kira: Naruto…(pauses) you don’t hurt someone you like! That’s abuse, and it is not okay.
    • Naruto himself is rare male Type 2 variant, though a much milder case.
  • Sour Outside, Sad Inside: Kira.
  • Trademark Favorite Food: Ramen for the Uzumaki’s.
  • Undying Loyalty: Kira loves his brother and mother, arguably the only people he cares about, and this will not sway under any circumstances.
  • Used to Be a Sweet Kid: Kira is implied to have been this when he was a child. Though considering the fact he states he stopped being a child at 4…
  • Web Serial Novel: This fic is adapted into a comic format without the pictures for The Spectacular Spider-Man and Naruto.
  • Wide-Eyed Idealist: Kira specifically calls Naruto this as the boy tries to find the good in people and even wishes him luck with that task.
  • Wham Episode: The Black Fox arc comes to a close with the Konoha Civilian Council putting a bounty on Kira and Naruto.
    • "Iron Maiden" ends with Black Fox killing the aforementioned antagonist, only to reveal to the readers that she's still alive.
  • Widow Woman: Kushina.
  • Wouldn't Hit a Girl: Kira tells Naruto just how stupid this is when the latter explains that he can’t hurt Sakura for hitting him.
  • Would Hit a Girl: Kira's electrocution of Snapdragon and his fight with Quake.
  • Would Hurt a Child: Iron Maiden is quite casual with attacking Black Fox, and Joystick is in this category as well.
  • You Are What You Hate: A half example as Kira is shown to have an incredible amount of disdain toward humanity, yet he himself is half human, and the people who he cares about are also human. Justified in a way though as the acts of violence made against him and Naruto were committed by humans and humans were the ones who took the people he cared most for away from him.
  • You Fight Like a Cow / Trash Talk: Spider-Man and Black Fox alternate between this, and Black Fox even gets Spidey to play as a distraction because he thinks he's better at insulting people.

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