This past weekend, the opening of the anticipated Naruto: Road to Ninja took almost 300 million yen at the box office ($3.8 million US). This placed it third on the Japanese charts, behind the fourth movie adaptation of coast guard manga Umizaru (Sea Monkeys) and The Dark Knight Rises. More after the jump.
With Naruto: Road to Ninja opening in Japanese theaters this past weekend, a series of TV spots promoting the film and accompanying motion manga DVD are now airing in the region. Check them out after the jump.
If you think Naruto: Road to Ninja has been heavily hyped here, imagine what it's been like in Japan! With the film opening this weekend, a final, full three minute trailer shows off the much anticipated Naruto movie. Get a look after the jump.
In addition to the recently showcased Kuroko's Basketball desserts, Ikebukuro based indoor theme park Namco Namja Town's packed summer promo plans include a newly announced tie-in to the hotly anticipated Naruto: Road to Ninja. Check out the dishes, stickers and special theme park passport after the jump.
Tenth anniversary Naruto movie Road to Ninja just gets more exciting as its designs for an alternative version of the ninja world are revealed. See a host more from Sunshine 60 Observatory exhibit, four "masked bessts" from Shonen Jump and even an interview with creator Masashi Kishimoto, who was on board to plan the movie. Get a look after the jump.
A new trailer for Naruto: Road to Ninja made its debut on the film's official website, offering a longer look at the feature, which hits theaters in Japan on July 28. Dig into the footage, as well as the theme by Asian Kung-Fu Generation, after the jump!
The latest design illustrations have revealed that Sakura's parents will be finally making their Naruto debut in this summer's Masashi Kishimoto planned Road to Ninja movie. They're pretty normal looking... at least by the standards of Naruto's world, but that in and of itself might have some interesting implications. Get a look after the jump.
The upcoming Naruto Shippuden film, Road to Ninja, now has its theme song performer lined up. Rock group Asian Kung-Fu Generation will be wailing away on the song when the film hits Japanese theaters on July 28. Read on for more!
At this point, you'd half expect to see Sai sporting a "Mirror, Mirror" evil Spock goatee. What we do get from the new design shots from the Masashi Kishimoto planned Naruto: Road to Ninja movie is a more conservative (emo?) Ino, a decidedly less busty Tsunade and a compensating Shizune. See them after the jump.