A powerful beast known as the Nine-Tails attacks Konoha, the hidden leaf village in the Land of Fire, one of the Five Great Shinobi Nations in the Ninja World. In response, the leader of Konoha at the time, the Fourth Hokage, seals the fox inside the body of the new born Naruto Uzumaki, making Naruto a host of the beast; During this process it cost the fourth Hokage his life, requiring the Third Hokage to return from retirement in order to become leader of Konoha again. As a child, Naruto is shunned by the Konoha community, who treat Naruto as if he were the Nine-Tails that attacked the village.
|Cast:||Akira Ishida, Chie Nakamura, Hidekatsu Shibata, Hideo Ishikawa, Hōchū Ōtsuka, Junko Takeuchi, Jūrōta Kosugi, Kazuhiko Inoue, Keiko Nemoto, Kentaro Ito, Kohsuke Toriumi, Kōichi Tōchika, Kouyori Katase, Kujira, Masako Katsuki, Masashi Ebara, Nana Mizuki, Nobutoshi Canna, Noriaki Sugiyama, Romi Park, Rumi Rakugou, Ryoka Yuzuki, Shinji Kawada, Showtaro Morikubo, Tomoyuki Dan, Toshihiko Seki, Yōichi Masukawa, Yukari Tamura|
|Last Air Date:||8 Feb 2007|
|Number Of Episode:||220|