Ten fun facts about Naruto Shippuden

Fact 1
Naruto: Shippuden is a continuation of the Naruto manga.

Fact 2
It continues the same storyline after the passing of two and a half years in the Naruto universe.

Fact 3
The series is directed by Hayato Date and produced by Studio Pierrot and TV Tokyo.

Fact 4
It began broadcasting on TV Tokyo on February 15, 2007.

Fact 5
In 2008, Viz Media and Crunchyroll began providing eight English subtitled Naruto Shippuden episodes on the official Naruto website every week until it caught up to the Japanese anime.

Fact 6
There is also a special feature included with the seventh Naruto: Shippuden compilation DVD based on the second ending of the series called Hurricane! “Konoha Academy” Chronicles.

Fact 7
Limited edition of Seventh DVD of "Master's Prophecy and Vengeance" comes with special DVD Behind the Scenes of UCHIHA containing interview mixed with footage from episodes.

Fact 8
In 2009, Viz began providing subtitled versions of the latest Naruto: Shippuden episodes a week after they first aired in Japan, with a new episode being added to the Naruto website.

Fact 9
The English dub of Naruto: Shippuden made its U.S. premiere on Disney XD on October 28, 2009.

Fact 10
The first DVD release of the series in North America was released on September 29, 2009. The series is being released to Region 2 DVD in Japan with four or five episodes per disc.

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is an anime series adapted from Part II of the Naruto manga series by Masashi Kishimoto.