Naruto Nods To Itachi Uchiha With Sarada’s Last Stand

Sarada Uchiha has represented the Uchiha clan well throughout Boruto: Naruto Next Generations, with Sasuke and Sarada’s daughter becoming the leader of Team 7 and recently reaching the level of Chunin in the anime. During the last arc, Sarada was faced with a new challenge and cast a Genjutsu that has much in common with her uncle, the complicated character known as Itachi Uchiha who had a major influence on the heroes and the villains. the series.

Itachi Uchiha has one of the most complicated backgrounds in the history of the Naruto franchise, being portrayed as a villain for the majority of the Shonen series but actually working undercover alongside the Akatsuki while also taking charge. of the Third Hokage to eliminate the Uchiha Clan. Although Itachi ultimately died fighting his brother Sasuke, his legacy allowed Sasuke to finally find his place in the Hidden Leaf and end his bloodthirsty quest for revenge. With Sasuke and Sarada starting a family, Sarada operated completely free from the vengeance that once tormented her father, not only becoming Chunin, but also taking the reins as the leader of Team 7.

Twitter User 2 Side Anime shared the side-by-side comparison which shows Sarada incorporating a Genjutsu that her uncle has used countless times, the Uchiha clan being able to play with the minds of those who look into each other’s eyes and be influenced by the power of the Sharingan:

If you haven’t seen the latest episode of Boruto: Naruto Next GenerationsCrunchyroll also posted the said scene from the new episode, which sees Sarada using Genjutsu against a band of bloodthirsty pirates while trying to bring innocent bystanders to safety:

Currently, within the manga pages, neither Sarada nor Mitsuki have participated in the battle against Code, Jigen’s right-hand man who seeks revenge for his master’s death while trying to achieve the ultimate goal. of the Kara Organization. With a major ninja dropping in the manga’s final chapter, Sarada may be forced to play an even bigger role in the future of the franchise.

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