I used to love Naruto. I remember watching the original series (when he was younger) and loving every season. It got a bit stale once Naruto and Pervy Sage go exploring, but generally it was enjoyable from start to finish.
As for Shippuden, the dragging out of fight sequences that Naruto is well known for has been lengthened even more (is that possible?), and at some points it does feel as if