In another world, ninja are the ultimate power--and in the village of Konohagakure live the stealthiest ninja in the world. But twelve years ago Konohagakure was attacked by a fearsome threat--a nine-tailed fox demon which claimed the life of the Hokage, the village champion. Today, peace has returned, and a troublemaking orphan named Uzumaki Naruto is struggling to graduate from the Ninja Academy. His goal: to become the next Hokage. But unknown to Naruto and his classmates, within him is a terrifying force...
This volume contains material that was originally serialized in English in Shonen Jump #2-5.
English Adaptation - Jo Duffy
Translation - Katy Bridges
Touch-Up Art & Lettering - Heidi Szykowny
Cover Design, Graphics & Layout - Sean Lee