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Based off Masashi Kishimoto's manga and anime Naruto, Ultimate Ninja is the first installment of the Ultimate Ninja series, known in Japan as the Narutimate Hero series. It is a fighting game with cel-shaded graphics resembling figures straight out of the manga. Ultimate Ninja contains twelve characters from the show, each with their own unique movesets and special attacks. In the overseas versions, two more bonus characters were added: Curse Mark Sasuke and Nine-Tailed Naruto. These were already playable in the Japanese version as a stronger mode for the regular characters, but split off into separate characters for the other versions. As such, the base characters cannot transform into these variations in the versions released outside of Japan.

The characters can fight in several locations seen in the show and comics, such as Hidden Leaf Village, the Chunin Exam arena, and the Forest of Death. There is a main story mode with six battles and dialogue between the characters.

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Shonen Jump: Naruto - Ultimate Ninja PlayStation 2 Ninja selection...
Shonen Jump: Naruto - Ultimate Ninja PlayStation 2 Selecting the battle stage.
Shonen Jump: Naruto - Ultimate Ninja PlayStation 2 Title screen with main menu.
Shonen Jump: Naruto - Ultimate Ninja PlayStation 2 Mode screen.

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Alternate Titles

  • "Naruto: Ultimate Ninja" -- UK title

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Critic Reviews

Game Shark Aug 22, 2006 A- 91
1UP Jul 10, 2006 B+ 83
GameBump/Gaming Horizon Aug 02, 2006 8 out of 10 80
VicioJuegos.com Dec 27, 2007 76 out of 100 76
Gaming Age Jul 15, 2006 B 75
Jeuxvideo.com Nov 17, 2006 15 out of 20 75
GamingTrend Aug 15, 2006 450 out of 600 75
TotalPlayStation Jun 30, 2006 7.5 out of 10 75
Video Game Talk Aug 09, 2006 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
G4 TV: X-Play Aug 08, 2006 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60

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VGHunter (17) added Shonen Jump: Naruto - Ultimate Ninja (PlayStation 2) on Jan 03, 2009