2022 marks the 20th anniversary of the launch of Naruto as an anime, after its debut, in 1999, in manga. Creation of the master Masashi Kishimoto, the story of the young ninja is followed by millions of fans, including a spectacular model who paid tribute to him with a body paint cosplay.
Naruto’s body painting was released this year, appearing as a female version of Kishimoto’s ninja, with her blonde hair, blue and orange jacket and other painted elements. He also makes the sign of victory.
This image of Skydaddi made up as Naruto had more than 4,000 likes, but it can certainly reach many more.
“A bit of Naruto for your Tuesday. I painted this over the summer and barely realized now that I never shared it.” wrote the cosplayer.
The story of Naruto, created by Masashi Kishimoto
Masashi Kishimoto created Naruto, a teenage ninja who has Kurama, the Nine-Tailed Fox, locked inside. Its premiere occurred on September 21, 1999, in the Shonen Jump manga magazine, from the publisher Shueisha, moving to anime in 2002.
However, it had had a one-shot in August 1996 for Akamaru Jump magazine.
Since then, he has won the hearts of fans with his warrior style and his sense of honor and solidarity, without losing his youthful grace.
For the 20 years of Naruto and his arrival in the anime, Kishimoto has been sharing all kinds of arts about the character. In addition, by 2023 the official launch of Boruto: Naruto Next Generations, a new production for fans of the teenage ninja.