Tsunade

 Click here to go back to previous page

Researched by: KibaxHinata

The Naruto anime and manga series features an extensive cast of characters created by Masashi Kishimoto. The series takes place in a fictional universe where different countries vie for power by using ninja who can use supernatural abilities in combat. The Naruto storyline is divided into two parts, simply named Part I and Part II, with the latter taking place two-and-a-half years after the conclusion of Part I. The series' storyline follows the adventures of a group of young ninja from the village of Konohagakure.

The titular character of the series is Naruto Uzumaki, an energetic ninja who wishes to become , the leader of Konohagakure. During the early part of the series, he is assigned to Team 7, during which he meets Sasuke Uchiha, a taciturn and highly skilled "genius" of the Uchiha clan; Sakura Haruno, who is infatuated with Sasuke yet has Naruto's affection; and Kakashi Hatake, the quiet and mysterious leader of the team. Over the course of the series, Naruto interacts with and befriends several of his fellow ninja in Konohagakure as well as other villages. He also encounters the series' antagonists, including Orochimaru, a former ninja of Konohagakure scheming to destroy his former home, and the elite ninja of the criminal organization Akatsuki.

While developing the series, Kishimoto created the three primary characters as a basis for the designs of the other three-person teams. He also utilized characters in other shōnen manga as references in his design of the characters, a decision that was criticized by several anime and manga publications. The characters that Kishimoto developed were however praised for incorporating many of the better aspects of previous shōnen characters, although many publications lamented the perceived lack of growth beyond such stereotypes. The visual presentation of the characters was commented on by reviewers, with praise and criticism given to Kishimoto's work in the manga and anime adaptation.

When Masashi Kishimoto was originally creating the Naruto series, he looked to other shōnen manga for influences while attempting to make his characters as unique as possible. To complement Naruto, Kishimoto worked on creating a rival that was a "cool genius", as he believed this was "the archetypal rival character". After reviewing different manga for ideas, he ultimately developed Sasuke Uchiha. When creating the primary heroine, Kishimoto admitted, "I don't have a definite image of what a heroine should be". He eventually created Sakura Haruno, emphasizing "her energy and flirtatious spirit" as her primary characteristics. These three characters would be the mold for the other three main Naruto teams.

Read more about Tsunade at Wikipedia ...

Official Site: shonen jump
Links:  Wikipedia   Godaime ^Tsunade Shrine^   Leafninja  

 

Click to sort:

Wins: 13
Losses: 6

Result Opponent A Score   B Score
Win Zapp Brannigan 61 to 38
Loss Toguro 46 to 53
Loss Tifa Lockhart 33 to 63
Win Rangiku Matsumoto 53 to 45
Win Ash, Misty, and Brock 56 to 27
Win Artemis Fowl II 38 to 31
Win Uchiha Itachi 63 to 57
Loss Seras Victoria 47 to 54
Loss The Xenomorph Queen 49 to 52
Win Aang 61 to 30
Win Yukari 69 to 37
Win Bones McCoy 68 to 38
Loss Morrigan Aensland 41 to 58
Win Spike 67 to 35
Loss Rangiku Matsumoto 27 to 41
Win Faye Valentine 39 to 35
Win Scar 17 to 7
Win Izumi Curtis 17 to 8