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Why does Naruto run with his arms behind his back?

This isn't at all unique to Naruto. In fact, it's so common, it has its own TV tropes entry: Ninja Run. It seems to be a stylistic choice in anime and manga. I suspect it originated in order to ...
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Why does Naruto run with his arms behind his back?

When I was in Army training (20 years ago), I had a fellow soldier run with his hands clasped behind his back. He said it limited his breathing during the slower training runs. This guy was what I'd ...
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Why does Naruto run with his arms behind his back?

You can see this in loads and loads of anime. If you see characters run like this - they are probably ninjas or samurais. In those shows you can often see that different characters run in different ...
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What happens if a ninja attempts to use the Sharingan Eye to copy a jutsu that is too strong?

The Sharingan seems to allow the user to deconstruct how a jutsu works by Seeing the chakra flow Observing the verbal or physical queues via enhanced visual perception We know from canon that there ...
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Was "Fukai Mori" only used in the Inuyasha soundtrack?

As far as I can find (including some googling in Japanese that I admit I'm not that strong in), Fukai Mori only appears in conjunction with Naruto as an AMV (a fan-made Anime Music Video), never on ...
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Why didn't Kakashi use his Mangekyou for many years?

I would argue that Kakashi was simply unaware of having a Mangekyo Sharingan, or of having anything but the regular three-tomoed Sharingan, up until the time skip. First and foremost, we know from the ...
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Why are almost all ninja squads of three composed of 2 males and one female?

While the 2:1 ratio of squads may not have been universal in the other shinobi villages, I think it's pretty safe to assume it was in the Hidden Leaf, as every single 3-man team shown consisted of two ...
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Naruto fanfiction where the Kyuubi is female

This might be "The Teenage Kyuubi" And yes, she, the kyuubi is a girl. ... The female kyuubi ... Kyuubi. Now read on. We find the Kaze no torio (I'm using the Kaze no torio for the trio ... ...
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Naruto fanfiction where the Kyuubi is female

Naruto Genkyouien by Daniel Rush is a likely suspect here. When browsing Naruto fics sorted by Favorites, this one is in the top 100, and its description matches the "Yes, she." point of the ...
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Does Naruto use Flying Raijin Jutsu?

I think Naruto may have some knowledge of the Flying Thunder God technique, but has never showcased it in live combat. However referring back to the scene where Naruto dodges the Raikage's punch; ...
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Are Naruto's shadow clones separate, conscious entities?

The shadow clones are self-aware, but are also aware that they are only temporary clones. When they are disrupted, their experiences seem to go back to Naruto, which is why he can gain new information ...
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Six paths sage mode

Assuming you are referring to the Six Paths Sage Mode, I can find no reference to him having lost the ability, although he apparently always uses it in conjunction with the Nine Tails Chakra Mode.
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Why does Naruto run with his arms behind his back?

Pretty sure it's for less wind resistance and better reaction time, so they can move both hands at the same time to, say, start Suiton: Suiryuudan no Jutsu (Water Style: Water Dragon Jutsu), without ...
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Why does Naruto run with his arms behind his back?

IIRC, in medieval Japan, samurai would run this way because they believed it to be more efficient, and it it allowed them to run while carrying weapons without waving them all over the place. Then ...
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What is the only Jutsu included in the manga from Filler Episodes of Naruto Shippuden Anime

The only jutsu that matches somehow the requirements (at least to my knowledge and search) is the Water Release: Water Shuriken (Suiton: Mizu Shuriken): This jutsu appeared first in Naruto: Shipp┼źden ...
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How did Orochimaru die a second time

Orochimaru has technically never died. During the time being referenced he had been 'sealed' by Itachi. This is a two part answer so here we go. 1.) This guy credited for this glorious explanation,...
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Does Naruto use Flying Raijin Jutsu?

He uses Flying Raijin 2 times: against Menma in the movie and to stop Boruto from vandalizing the Great Stone Faces. Note- He shares his and Kurama's chakra with his reanimated father to teleport ...
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Does Naruto use Flying Raijin Jutsu?

In chapter 700 of the manga, the final chapter which takes place years after the events of the series, an adult Hokage Naruto uses Flying Raijin to stop his son, Boruto, from vandalizing the Hokage ...
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Does Naruto use Flying Raijin Jutsu?

The movie was Road to Ninja, where Naruto and Sakura where trapped in a tskyuomi. Even Obito says "The last time I got hit by that Jutsu was 16 years ago." referring to when Minato used Rasengan ...
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Does Naruto use Flying Raijin Jutsu?

He used it in the movies, im not sure if that's canon or not.
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