Naruto: Season 1

Episodes

# Air Date Title
1 Oct 03
2002

Enter: Naruto Uzumaki!

Welcome to the Village Hidden in the Leaves, where deadly serious Ninja roam the landscape and the seriously mischievous Naruto Uzumaki causes trouble everywhere he goes. But w…

2 Oct 10
2002

My Name is Konohamaru

Naruto finally graduates from the Ninja Academy and claims to know it all. Well, at least that what he tells Konohamaru, the Village elder’s pint-size grandson. Much to t…

3 Oct 17
2002

Sasuke and Sakura: Friends or Foes?

Naruto is preparing himself for the Genin orientation. It’s all a happy story until Sensei picks a team for all the ninjas. Naruto was teamed up with his crush, Sakura, a…

4 Oct 24
2002

Pass or Fail: Survival Test

Naruto finally meets his new sensei. His name is Kakashi Hatake. He tells the group that before they could become Genin, they will have to pass his survival test. The problem i…

5 Oct 31
2002

You Failed! Kakashi's Final Decision

Time is running out for Naruto and his group. With Sasuke the only one left, he tries to succeed where the others failed. Will they be able to get the bells before time runs ou…

6 Nov 07
2002

A Dangerous Mission! Journey to the Land of Waves!

Tired of doing lame missions, Naruto asks the Hokage to give them something challenging. The Hokage caves and gives them a C-rank mission. They will be bodyguards for a bridge…

7 Nov 14
2002

The Assassin of the Mist!

Team Kakashi and Tazuna are on their way to his home. On their way they run across a ninja named Zabuza Momochi. Kakashi finally the Sharingan, or Mirror-Wheel Eye, and they st…

8 Nov 21
2002

The Oath of Pain

With Kakashi captured, Naruto, Sasuke, and Sakura must defend against Zabuza’s attacks. Naruto becomes scared and wants to flee, but he soon remembers his promise he swor…

9 Nov 28
2002

Kakashi: Sharingan Warrior!

With Kakashi free, the fight between him and Zabuza resumes. Kakashi decides to show Zabuza what the Sharingan is really capable of. Can Kakashi’s Sharingan defeat Zabuza…

10 Dec 05
2002

The Forest of Chakra

With Zabuza gone things are now settling and Tazuna can go and biuld the bridge without fear. Or so everyone thinks. Kakashi believes something is wrong with Zabuza’s dea…

11 Dec 12
2002

The Land Where a Hero Once Lived

While Naruto and Sasuke train, Sakura watches over Tazuna. During a nice dinner, Sakura notices a man’s face torn from a picture. The man’s name was Kaiza, and he w…

12 Dec 19
2002

Battle on the Bridge! Zabuza Returns!

Naruto has a dangerous encounter with Haku in the forest, but is Haku there to cause trouble? Naruto and Sasuke better complete their training, as Zabuza is alive and has retur…

13 Dec 26
2002

Haku's Secret Jutsu: Crystal Ice Mirrors

Round two with Zabuza has started, but this time…Zabuza has Haku fighting along side him. Haku and Sasuke go at it with Sasuke falling behind until he manages to get a ki…

14 Jan 09
2003

The Number One Hyperactive, Knucklehead Ninja Joins the Fight!

Naruto finally joins the battle on the bridge. But when Naruto stupidly gets caught in the middle of Haku’s jutsu as well, he and Sasuke must work together to escape. Kak…

15 Jan 16
2003

Zero Visibility: The Sharingan Shatters

Naruto and Sasuke continue to fight Haku and are getting beaten bad. After having Naruto try and escape a few times, Sasuke begins to be able to trace Haku’s movements. M…

16 Jan 23
2003

The Broken Seal

Naruto and Sasuke continue their rigorous battle against Haku. When Naruto can’t continue any longer, the power of the Sharingan awakens inside of Sasuke, and the tables…

17 Jan 30
2003

White Past: Hidden Ambition

Naruto takes out his rage with Kyubi’s chakra for killing his rival/friend Sasuke on Haku, and he doesn’t stand a chance. However, just before the finishing blow he…

18 Feb 06
2003

The Weapons Known as Shinobi

Kakashi prepares to stop Zabuza once and for all, but Haku sacrifices his own life to spare Zabuza. Now Zabuza is ready for another round, only Kakashi isn’t playing arou…

19 Feb 13
2003

The Demon in the Snow

Zabuza is no longer Kakashi’s enemy, and thanks to a little speech by Naruto about how ninja are, Zabuza takes on Gato’s men single handedly. The Demon of the Hidde…

20 Feb 20
2003

A New Chapter Begins: The Ch?nin Exam!

With their latest mission complete, it’s time once again for the group to go back to mediocre missions. After all are done, Konohamaru and his friends pay a visit to Naru…

21 Feb 27
2003

Identify Yourself: Powerful New Rivals

After the three ninjas take their leave, Sasuke realizes he has a powerful rival out there. The next day, Kakashi announces that he has recommended all of them for the Chuunin…

22 Mar 06
2003

Ch?nin Challenge: Rock Lee vs. Sasuke!

Rock Lee challenges Sasuke to a one-on-one fight. Naruto grows angry and attacks him, only to be beaten in one attack. Sasuke realizes the challenge and eagerly accepts. But wi…

23 Mar 13
2003

Genin Takedown! All Nine Rookies Face Off!

A reunion of all the rookies isn’t a very happy one, as all of them prepare to take the Chuunin Exam. With so many rivals around, Naruto’s team will need help from…

24 Mar 20
2003

Start Your Engines: The Ch?nin Exam Begins!

The first test of the Chuunin Exam is just that, a written test. When Ibiki issues a strict set of rules, Naruto fails to realize that the objective of the test is to cheat wit…

25 Mar 27
2003

The Tenth Question: All or Nothing

As time ticks away, Naruto’s only hope of passing the test lies in the final question. However, there is a requirement to answering the final question. If you choose not…

26 Apr 02
2003

Special Report: Live from the Forest of Death!

Before the second exam can begin, Konohamaru and his friends pull the members of Team 7 aside for interviews, where they retell the storyline to this point.

27 Apr 02
2003

The Chunin Exam Stage 2: The Forest of Death

The second exam is about to begin, and every ninja must sign a form so that their team can get either the Heaven or Earth Scroll. The goal is to get one of each scroll and make…

28 Apr 09
2003

Eat or Be Eaten: Panic In the Forest

To prevent further problems, Sasuke thinks up a password to determine friend from foe. Sasuke identifies another fake Naruto, when the phony says the pasword correctly. While S…

29 Apr 16
2003

Naruto's Counterattack: Never Give In!

Sasuke is about to give up and give their scroll to the enemy, when Naruto stops him and accuses him of being a fake. Naruto then turns to the Grass ninja and begins his attack…

30 Apr 23
2003

The Sharingan Revived: Dragon Flame Jutsu!

Sasuke is still stuck in his trance and even Sakura’s pleas can’t get him back to normal. After remembering what his brother said, Sasuke begins to fight the Grass…

31 Apr 30
2003

Bushy Brow's Pledge: Undying Love and Protection

Since Sakura was the only who did not get injured in the previous battle she must watch over and protect her teammates. Unknown to her though there are Sound ninja watching fro…

32 May 07
2003

Sakura Blossoms!

Dosu makes short work of Lee in his weak state, and goes after Sakura to get to Sasuke. Sakura tries to stop him but gets caught by Kin. Kin then tells Zaku to kill Sasuke. Sak…

33 May 14
2003

Battle Formation: Ino-Shika-Cho!

With Sakura defeated and facing certain death, Ino has her team step in and defend Team Kakashi and Rock Lee. It appears that they have the upper hand, but the Sound ninja show…

34 May 21
2003

Akamaru Trembles: Gaara's Cruel Strength!

Kiba, Shino, and Hinata decide to try and eliminate their opponents by taking more scrolls. They arrive upon a battlefield where three Rain ninjas are battling Gaara, Kankuro,…

35 May 28
2003

The Scroll's Secret: No Peeking Allowed

Team Kakashi still has only one scroll and there is only a day left before the test ends. Naruto decides they need to make a fake scroll and goes to open their Earth scroll, wh…

About Naruto

In another world, ninja are the ultimate power, and in the Village Hidden in the Leaves live the stealthiest ninja in the land. Twelve years earlier, the fearsome Nine-Tailed Fox terrorized the village and claimed many lives before it was subdued and its spirit sealed within the body of a baby boy. That boy, Naruto Uzumaki, has grown up to become a ninja-in-training who’s more interested in pranks than in studying ninjutsu.. but Naruto is determined to become the greatest ninja ever!

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