Naruto Shippuden: Season 9

Episodes

# Air Date Title
1 Sep 02
2010

Rookie Instructor Iruka

In the aftermath of the destruction of the Leaf Village, Iruka thinks back to the time when the Third Hokage first gave him the task of being Naruto’s homeroom teacher at…

2 Sep 09
2010

Iruka's Ordeal

Iruka struggles to deal with his hate for the Nine-Tailed Fox inside Naruto as he tries to connect with Naruto after seeing him shunned by his peers.

3 Sep 16
2010

Iruka's Decision

After discovering a kunai knife with a secret message on it, Naruto winds up being pursued by three kunoichi from the Hidden Waterfall Village. Iruka mangaes to find him, but w…

4 Sep 30
2010

The J?nin in Charge: Hatake Kakashi

Kakashi has a flashback back when he was assigned to be the sensei of Team 7. In a bid to know his students, Naruto, Sasuke & Sakura, better, Kakashi spies on them and to s…

5 Oct 07
2010

Inari's Courage Put to the Test

As the ninja of the Hidden Leaf Village work on repairing their village in the aftermath of Pain’s invasion, Naruto and Sakura come across a familiar face among the carpe…

6 Oct 14
2010

Naruto's School of Revenge

In a flashback of Naruto and Sakura’s, Team 7 is on a mission to take an ostrich called Mr. Ostrich to his home. They arrive at a village where they see a swordsman named…

7 Oct 21
2010

Gaara's Bond

After hearing the news about Akatsuki’s attack on the Hidden Leaf Village, Gaara worries about Naruto’s well-being. He remembers a time in the past where Team 7 was…

8 Oct 28
2010

Naruto Outbreak

Sakura reflects upon a time when she was infected with a strange disease by Naruto. In order to find a cure, an order was issued for Naruto to be quarantined at all costs befor…

9 Nov 04
2010

Deploy! Team TenTen

While she and Neji prepare to visit an old man who makes ninja weapons, Tenten remembers the first time she visited him alongside Naruto and Neji. Utilizing a strange new weapo…

10 Nov 11
2010

Animal District

An ostrich tells a story of when Naruto, Rock Lee, and Shino, all led by Kotetsu, entered the Leaf Village’s animal district in an effort to find and subdue him. However,…

11 Nov 18
2010

Ah, Medicinal Pill of Youth

Back before Rock Lee had his surgery, Naruto, after donning the suit given to him by Guy, set out on a mission with Sakura and Ino to obtain a special flower which was a necess…

12 Nov 25
2010

Tale of the Gutsy Teacher and Student Ninja - Part 1

During the two-and-a-half-year time period in which Naruto was training under Jiraiya, the latter decided that it was time for Naruto to learn how to repel genjutsu. During thi…

13 Nov 25
2010

Tale of the Gutsy Teacher and Student Ninja - Part 2

After having discovered that the village was under the control of rebels from the Hidden Rain Village, led by Hanzo, Naruto and Jiraiya decided to take action to help save the…

14 Dec 02
2010

Sasuke's Paw Encyclopedia

In the past, Naruto and Sakura joined Sasuke on a mission to collect the paw print of Nekomata, a large and powerful two-tailed ninja cat that ruled over all of the ninja cats.…

15 Dec 09
2010

Naruto and the Old Soldier

Naruto, two jonin and an elder known as “the Eternal Genin” set off to a mission to patrol the border of the Land of Fire following Orochimaru’s attack. After…

16 Dec 16
2010

Kakashi's Love Song

A female spy, Hanare, from the Hidden Lock Village (Land of Key) is caught by ANBU pretending to be a musician. She is interrogated. However, the inte…

17 Dec 23
2010

The Chronicles of Neji

Konohamaru’s team asks Neji to talk about Naruto’s heroism. Instead, Neji tells them about an incident during the Chunin exams three years prior. While Orochimaru a…

18 Jan 06
2011

The Man Who Died Twice

Naruto thinks back to the time when he encountered the soul of a man named Kisuke. Kisuke didn’t recall anything about who he was, but a visit to the Leaf Village’s…

19 Jan 13
2011

The Worst Three-Legged Race

Naruto thinks back to the time when Team 7 was on a mission to capture a group of thieves who stole a golden statue. When making a move on the thieves, Naruto and Sasuke had ma…

20 Jan 20
2011

Team 10's Teamwork

Shikamaru remembers the time when Teams 7 and 10 joined together to flush out a band of bandits who were terrorizing a nearby village and had kidnapped the headman’s gran…

21 Jan 27
2011

Drive Towards Darkness

Sasuke has a flashback while traveling to Konoha with his team, Taka. He once saved a girl named Naho not knowing that she’s a relative of the Feudal Lord. Meanwhile, Nar…

About Naruto Shippuden

Naruto: Shippuden is an anime series adapted from Part II of the Naruto manga series by Masashi Kishimoto. The series is directed by Hayato Date and produced by Studio Pierrot and TV Tokyo. Naruto: Shippuden is a continuation of the Naruto manga, and continues the same storyline after the passing of two and a half years in the Naruto universe. It began broadcasting on TV Tokyo on February 15, 2007.

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