The first 100 visitors receive a special clear file
The Nijigen no Mori theme park in Awaji Island, Hyogo Prefecture, opens its new attraction "NARUTO & BORUTO SHINOBI-ZATO" featuring the world and characters from Masashi Kishimoto's internationally popular ninja action manga series Naruto and its sequel Boruto: Naruto Next Generations today on April 20.
The attraction recreates the "Konohagakure no Sato" village with a giant Hokage Iwa/Hokage Rock and 1/1 scale character statues. In addition, a shop offering original goods and a restaurant inspired by "Ramen Ichiraku," the ramen restaurant in Konohagakure, also open in the area.
The attraction's official Twitter has been posting photos introducing its cosplay staff and various areas.
本日の淡路島は晴天です????☀️— NARUTO＆BORUTO 忍里(SHINOBI-ZATO)公式 (@nb_shinobizato) 2019年4月20日
WEBサイト???? https://t.co/uzlplhKAw9… #shinobizato #ナルト #ボルト #ニジゲンノモリ #淡路島 pic.twitter.com/wX3HQG1DJS
Shinji Rachi, who has played Itachi Uchiha in the Naruto stage plays and served as Nijigen no Mori's
ambassador of friendship, also visited the attraction.
『#NARUTO＆#BORUTO #忍里』【本日 10:00】オープン????— NARUTO＆BORUTO 忍里(SHINOBI-ZATO)公式 (@nb_shinobizato) 2019年4月20日
WEBサイト???? https://t.co/uzlplhKAw9… #shinobizato #ナルト #ボルト #ニジゲンノモリ #淡路島 pic.twitter.com/UJNqWmniab
"Konoha Shouten" goods store
"NARUTO & BORUTO SHINOBI-ZATO" has two main playable areas:
1. "NARUTO Athletic - Chi no Maki (The Earth Chapter)"
- Participants can experience the worldview of Naruto by challenging various activities to gather the missing
"Fuuin no Kakera (The pieces of the seal)."
2. "BORUTO Maze - Ten no Maki (The Sky Chapter)"
- Solid maze that recreates the world of Boruto: Naruto Next Generations. Participants join the training course
of the Ninja Academy from which Boruto graduated, and find an exit from the maze using their brain and body.
60-second official PV
"NARUTO & BORUTO SHINOBI-ZATO" main visual
Collaboration menu including the "Ichiraku Ramen" appeared in the story
The Nijigen no Mori (literally means two-dimensional forest) theme park dedicated to Japanese pop
culture contents, mainly manga and anime, opened in Awaji Island (Awaji-shima), the biggest island
in the Seto Inland Sea, in July 2017. Its facilities include a 1.2km long projection mapping inspired
by Osamu Tezuka's representative manga work Phoenix and an adventure park area based on the
characters and film worlds of Yoshito Usui's Crayon Shin-chan.
Source: Pasona Group press release, "NARUTO & BORUTO SHINOBI-ZATO" official Twitter
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