How To Watch Naruto? | Watch Order, Story Arc and Filler Episodes List

How To Watch Naruto Verse Watch Order Story Arc and Filler Episodes List

If you have questions in mind like, How to watch the Complete Naruto series in Chronological order, Number of Arcs, Filler and Manga Canon Episodes, Movies, and OVA. You are at the right place; today, we are going to share the best sequence to watch the Naruto series. We are also going to share the list of Naruto and Naruto Shippuden story arcs, Filler List, and where to watch Naruto Anime online info.

About Naruto Anime Series

Naruto Uzumaki is a young ninja rejected by his village for having the Nine-Tailed beast sealed within him. Naruto works toward his dreams of becoming the leader of the village called the Hokage and having the respect of the other villagers.

Naruto, a simple anime to follow, brings with it a fantastic and engaging plot. Not only that, but it also gives an insightful journey into the ancient culture of Japan. Famous for its undeniably motivating lessons, action sequences, and iconic Naruto run, it is safe to say that Naruto has indeed paved the way for modern Shōnen anime.

Naruto Anime Series is one of the longest-running shows in the history of anime. It has a total count of 720 episodes (excluding Boruto); one can dive deep into the ocean of various arcs, characters, myths and explore the author’s imagination.

There are three parts to the Naruto-verse. Part 1 of Naruto has 220 episodes, Part 2 is called Naruto Shippuden, and it has 500 episodes; apart from this, there are 11 movies and 12 OVAs. Part 3 is called Boruto, which is an ongoing series now.

Creator Masashi Kishimoto
Anime Studio Pierrot

Naruto Release Order Timeline

Naruto Anime Series In Release Order

  • Naruto (2002-2007)
  • Naruto: Shippuden (2007-2017)
  • Boruto: Naruto Next Generations (2017-Present)

All Naruto Movies In Release Order

Some Intro about Naruto movies here

  • Naruto Movie 1: Ninja Clash in the Land of Snow (2004)
  • Naruto Movie 2: Legend of the Stone of Gelel (2005)
  • Naruto Movie 3: Guardians of the Crescent Moon Kingdom (2006)
  • Naruto Shippuden Movie 1 (2007)
  • Naruto Shippuden Movie 2: Bonds (2008)
  • Naruto Shippuden Movie 3: The Will of Fire (2009)
  • Naruto Shippuden Movie 4: The Lost Tower (2010)
  • Naruto Shippuden Movie 5: Blood Prison (2011)
  • Naruto Shippuden Movie 6: Road to Ninja (2012)
  • The Last: Naruto the Movie (2014)
  • Boruto: Naruto the Movie (2015)

Naruto Special OVA/OVA In Release Order

Some Intro about Naruto Original video animation here

  • Find the Crimson Four-leaf Clover! (2003)
  • The Lost Story – Mission: Protect the Waterfall Village (2003)
  • Hidden Leaf Village Grand Sports Festival (2004)
  • Finally, a clash! Jōnin vs. Genin!! Indiscriminate Grand Melee Tournament Meeting!!!! (2005)
  • Naruto: The Cross Roads (2009)
  • Naruto: Chronicles of the Gentle Breeze Chronicles the Film: Naruto, the Genie, and the Three Wishes Dattebayo!! (2010
  • Naruto x UT (2011)
  • Fiery Chūnin Exam! Naruto vs. Konohamaru! (2011)
  • Hashirama Senju vs Madara Uchiha (2012)
  • Naruto: Shippuuden – Sunny Side Battle (2014)
  • Boruto: Naruto the Movie – The Day Naruto Became the Hokage (2016)
  • Boruto: Jump Festa 2016 Special (2016)

Naruto Spin-Offs

  • Naruto SD: Rock Lee & His Ninja Pals (2012)
  • Boruto: Naruto Next Generations (2017-Present)

Naruto and Naruto Shippuden Chronological Watching Order Guide

Naruto (2002-2007) Watch Order

  1. Episodes 1-5
  2. Find the Four-Leaf Red Clover! OVA
  3. Episodes 6-19
  4. Naruto: The Cross Roads. OVA
  5. Episodes 20-101
  6. Mission: Protect the Waterfall Village! OVA
  7. Naruto the Movie: Ninja Clash in the Land of Snow
  8. Episodes 102-160
  9. Naruto the Movie: The Legend of the Stone of Gelel
  10. Episodes 161-196
  11. Naruto the Movie: Guardians of the Crescent Moon Kingdom
  12. Episodes 197-220

Naruto Shippuden (2007-2017) Watch Order

  1. Episodes 1-32
  2. Naruto Shippuden the Movie
  3. Episodes 32-71
  4. Naruto Shippuden the Movie: Bonds
  5. Episodes 72-126
  6. Naruto Shippuden the Movie: The Will of Fire
  7. Episodes 127-143
  8. Naruto Shippuden the Movie: The Lost Tower
  9. Episodes 144 – 196
  10. Naruto the Movie: Blood Prison
  11. Episodes 197-219
  12. Chunin Exam on Fire! Naruto vs. Konohamaru! OVA
  13. Episodes 220 – 251
  14. Road to Ninja: Naruto the Movie
  15. Episodes 252-483
  16. Read Kakashi Hiden: Lightning in the Icy Sky
  17. Episodes 489-493
  18. The Last: Naruto the Movie
  19. Read Sakura Hidden: Thoughts of Love, Riding Upon a Spring Breeze
  20. Episodes 494-500
  21. Read Gaara Hiden: A Sandstorm Mirage
  22. Read Akatsuki Hiden: Evil Flowers in Full Bloom
  23. Episodes 484-488
  24. The Day Naruto Became Hokage OVA

Boruto (2017-Present) Watch Order

  1. Boruto: Next Generations
  2. Episodes 1-51
  3. Boruto: Naruto the Movie
  4. Episodes 52-155 (Ongoing)

How To Watch Naruto Episodes Guide

Naruto was an anime series that aired from 2002 to 2007. There is a total of 9 seasons and 22 story arcs, which consists of 220 episodes. With a total of 90 filler episodes, Naruto has a filler percentage of 41%, which is one of the highest filler percentages ever.

Naruto Story Arc List In Chronological Order

  1. Prologue and The Land of Waves (Naruto Episodes 1-19)
  2. The Chūnin Exams (Naruto Episodes 20-67)
  3. Konoha Crush (Naruto Episodes 68-80)
  4. Search for Tsunade (Naruto Episodes 81-100)
  5. Land Of Tea Escort Mission (Naruto Episodes 102—106)
  6. Sasuke Recovery Mission (Naruto Episodes 107-135)
  7. Land Of Rice Fields Investigation Mission (Naruto Episodes 136—141)
  8. Mizuki Tracking Mission (Naruto Episodes 142—147)
  9. Bikochu Search Mission (Naruto Episodes 148—151)
  10. Kurosuki Family Removal Mission (Naruto Episodes 152—157)
  11. Gosunkugi Capture Mission (Naruto Episodes 159—160)
  12. Cursed Warrior Extermination Mission (Naruto Episodes 162—167)
  13. Kaima Capture Mission (Naruto Episodes 169—173)
  14. Buried Gold Excavation Mission (Naruto Episodes 175—176)
  15. Star Guard Mission (Naruto Episodes 178—183)
  16. Peddlers Escort Mission (Naruto Episodes 187—191)
  17. Third Great Beast Arc (Naruto Episodes 195—196)
  18. Konoha Plans Recapture Mission (Naruto Episodes 197—201)
  19. Yakumo Kurama Rescue Mission (Naruto Episodes 203—207)
  20. Gantetsu Escort Mission (Naruto Episodes 209—212)
  21. Menma Memory Search Mission (Naruto Episodes 213—215)
  22. Sunagakure Support Mission (Naruto Episodes 216—220)

Naruto Manga Canon Episodes List

Manga Canon Episodes:
1-6, 8, 10-13, 17, 22, 25, 31-36, 42, 48, 50-51, 61-62, 64-65, 67-68, 73, 75-82, 84-96, 107-111, 115-125, 128-129, 132-135

Naruto Mixed Canon Episodes List

Mixed Canon Episodes:
7, 9, 14-16, 18-21, 23-24, 27-30, 37-41, 43-47, 49, 52-60, 63, 66, 69-72, 74, 83, 98-100, 112-114, 126-127, 130-131, 141-142, 220

Naruto Filler Episodes List

Filler Episodes:
26, 97, 101-106, 136-140, 143-219

Where To Watch Naruto English Dub/Sub Online

You can watch Naruto English dubbed and subbed on Netflix, while you can stream in English sub on Crunchyroll and Hulu; of course, it will require a premium subscription to stream the anime.

How To Watch Naruto Shippuden Episodes Guide

Naruto Shippuden was a sequel to the Naruto anime series that aired from 2007 to 2017. There are a total of 17 Seasons and 27 story arcs, which consists of 500 episodes. With a total of 210 filler episodes, Naruto Shippuden has a filler percentage of 42%, which is one of the highest filler percentages ever.

Naruto Shippuden Story Arc List In Chronological Order

  1. Kazekage Rescue Mission (Naruto Shippuden / Episodes 1—32)
  2. Tenchi Bridge Reconnaissance Mission (Naruto Shippuden / Episodes 33—53)
  3. Twelve Guardian Ninja (Naruto Shippuden / Episodes 54—71)
  4. Akatsuki Suppression Mission (Naruto Shippuden / Episodes 72—88)
  5. Three-Tails’ Appearance (Naruto Shippuden / Episodes 89—112)
  6. Itachi Pursuit Mission (Naruto Shippuden / Episodes 113—118)
  7. Kakashi Gaiden (Naruto Shippuden / Episodes 119—120)
  8. Tale Of Jiraiya The Gallant (Naruto Shippuden / Episodes 127—133)
  9. Fated Battle Between Brothers (Naruto Shippuden / Episodes 134—143)
  10. Six-Tails Unleashed (Naruto Shippuden / Episodes 144—151)
  11. Pain’s Assault (Naruto Shippuden / Episodes 152—169 & 172—175)
  12.  Past Arc: The Locus Of Konoha (Naruto Shippuden / Episodes 176—196)
  13.  Five Kage Summit (Naruto Shippuden / Episodes 197—214)
  14.  Fourth Shinobi World War: Countdown (Naruto Shippuden / Episodes 215—222)
  15.  Paradise Life On A Boat (Naruto Shippuden / Episodes 223—242)
  16.  Fourth Shinobi World War: Confrontation (Naruto Shippuden / Episodes 261—270, 272—289, 296—31 & 312—321)
  17.  Power (Naruto Shippuden / Episodes 290—295)
  18.  Fourth Shinobi World War: Climax (Naruto Shippuden / Episodes 322—348 & 362—375)
  19.  Kakashi’s Anbu Arc: The Shinobi That Lives In The Darkness (Naruto Shippuden / Episodes 349—361)
  20.  Birth Of The Ten-Tails’ Jinchuriki (Naruto Shippuden / Episodes 378—388, 391—393, 414—421 & 424—431)
  21.  Jiraiya Shinobi Handbook: The Tale Of Naruto The Hero (Naruto Shippuden / Episodes 432—450)
  22.  Kaguya Otsutsuki Strikes (Naruto Shippuden / Episodes 451—455, 458—468 & 470—479)
  23.  Itachi Shinden Book: Light And Darkness (Naruto Shippuden / Episodes 452—458)
  24.  Childhood (Naruto Shippuden / Episodes 480—483)
  25.  Sasuke Shinden: Book Of Sunrise (Naruto Shippuden / Episodes 484—488)
  26. Shikamaru Hiden: A Cloud Drifting In Silent Darkness (Naruto Shippuden / Episodes 489—493)
  27.  Konoha Hiden: The Perfect Day For A Wedding (Naruto Shippuden / Episodes 494—500)

Naruto Shippuden Manga Canon Episodes List

Manga Canon Episodes:
20-23, 26-27, 29-44, 46-48, 51-53, 55, 72-88, 113-114, 116-126, 129-143, 152-169, 172-175, 197-212, 214-222, 243-256, 261-270, 272-278, 282-283, 296-302, 321-323, 325-326, 329, 332-337, 339-345, 363-375, 378-384, 387, 391-393, 414-415, 418, 420-421, 424-425, 459, 463, 470, 473-477, 484-500

Naruto Shippuden Mixed Canon Episodes List

Mixed Canon Episodes:
1-19, 24-25, 45, 49-50, 54, 56, 89-90, 115, 127-128, 213, 324, 327-328, 330-331, 338, 346, 362, 385-386, 419, 426, 451-458, 460-462, 471-472, 478-479

Naruto Shippuden Filler Episodes List

Filler Episodes:
28, 57-71, 91-112, 144-151, 170-171, 176-196, 223-242, 257-260, 271, 279-281, 284-295, 303-320, 347-361, 376-377, 388-390, 394-413, 416-417, 422-423, 427-450, 464-469, 480-483

Where To Watch Naruto Shippuden English Dub/Sub Online

You can watch Naruto Shippuden English Sub on Crunchyroll and Hulu.

Crunchyroll: Every one of the 220 Episodes of the Naruto Series and 500 Episodes of the Naruto Shippuden Series is accessible to be watched. You may likewise go with a subscription.

Hulu: If you are as of now a Hulu Subscriber, at that point, you are okay to watch with no issue. On the off chance that you are not, buy into a free one-month trial and watch the series.

Conclusion

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