Naruto: Season 2

Episodes

# Air Date Title
1 Jun 04
2003

Clone vs. Clone: Mine are Better than Yours!

Naruto and the gang realize they have been caught in an illusionary technique and then they are attacked. Several Clones appear and Naruto tries to get rid of one, but is attac…

2 Jun 11
2003

Surviving the Cut! The Rookie Nine Together Again!

The second exam ends and Team Kakashi has made it through. They open their scrolls and Iruka is summoned and he explains what it means to be a Chuunin and expresses his concern…

3 Jun 18
2003

Narrowing the Field: Sudden Death Elimination!

With so many participants still left, the groups are told that they will be pitted against each other in preliminary matches. Kabuto leaves, then Sasuke is told he has to fight…

4 Jul 02
2003

Bushy Brow's Jealousy - Lions Barrage Unleashed!

Unable to use his chakra against Akado, Sasuke uses good old-fashioned taijutsu to defeat him. Kakashi, tipped off by Sakura’s exceptionally worrisome behavior, senses so…

5 Jul 09
2003

Kakashi and Orochimaru: Face-to-Face!

While Shino and Zaku finish their fight Kakashi seals the Curse Seal on Sasuke. When he finishes explaining how it works Orochimaru himself shows up in flesh and blood. Will Ka…

6 Jul 16
2003

Kunoichi Rumble: The Rivals Get Serious!

Kankuro takes on Kabuto’s teammate, Misumi, in a quick battle, proving how tough the Sand ninja really are. However, the real match comes when Sakura and Ino are pitted a…

7 Jul 23
2003

The Ultimate Battle: Cha!

Sakura and Ino prepare to settle the score once and for all! However, when Sakura becomes the victim of Ino’s Mind-Body Switch Justu, will she be forced to give up the ma…

8 Jul 30
2003

Killer Kunoichi and a Shaky Shikamaru

Temari of the Sand Village battles Tenten from Leaf Village, with Tenten losing. Now, Shikamaru battles Kin of the Sound village, but can he defeat an opponent who has already…

9 Aug 06
2003

Akamaru Unleashed! Who's Top Dog Now?

The match between Kiba and Naruto kicks off, with Kiba immediately proving he has the upper hand in the battle. Everyone still believes Naruto is the weak ninja he’s alwa…

10 Aug 20
2003

Surprise Attack! Naruto's Secret Weapon!

The battle between Naruto and Kiba draws to a close, with each of them giving it everything they’ve got. After being tricked by Naruto, Kiba can no longer rely on Akamaru…

11 Aug 20
2003

Byakugan Battle: Hinata Grows Bold!

Kiba alerts Hinata, as he’s being taken away, that there are only a few fighters left. He warns her that if she fights Gaara, she has to give up immediately or she could…

12 Aug 27
2003

A Failure Stands Tall!

Hinata will not give up so easily, especially with Naruto watching her. Will Hinata be willing to give up her own life in order to prove herself, or will the match be stopped b…

13 Sep 03
2003

Gaara vs. Rock Lee: The Power of Youth Explodes!

The second-to-last match finally arrives! Rock Lee must face down the mysterious and dangerous Gaara, a ninja who is said to have never been truly injured in a fight before.

14 Sep 10
2003

Lee's Hidden Strength: Forbidden Secret Jutsu!

As the battle between Lee and Gaara continues, Gai remembers how hard Lee used to train and how Lee has pretty much no ninjutsu or genjutsu skills. Lee is also a dropout, like…

15 Sep 17
2003

The Fifth Gate: A Splendid Ninja is Born

The match between Gaara and Lee draws to an end as Lee unleashes his ultimate move. But will even this be enough to defeat Gaara? Even if Lee does make it out in one piece, eve…

16 Sep 24
2003

A Shadow in the Darkness: Danger Approaches Sasuke

As Chouji faces off against Dosu, Orochimaru gives an order for Kabuto to abduct Sasuke. He also tells Kabuto that if he wants to stop him, he’ll have to kill Sasuke. As…

17 Oct 01
2003

Ebisu Returns: Naruto's Toughest Training Yet!

Naruto wants Kakashi to train him, but Kakashi has other things to do. Naruto knows he’s planning on training Sasuke, and becomes jealous. Kakashi tells him Naruto has a…

18 Oct 08
2003

Long Time No See: Jiraiya Returns!

While Ebisu trains Naruto on how to walk on water in a hotspring, he spies somebody trying to peep on women in a hotspring. Ebisu attacks him, only to be defeated quickly. Sinc…

19 Oct 15
2003

Summoning Jutsu; Wisdom of the Toad Sage!

While Jiraiya attempts to teach Naruto the Summoning Jutsu, while doing research as well, Dosu learns the hard way why Gaara is so dangerous. Meanwhile, Baki and Kabuto secretl…

20 Oct 22
2003

A Feeling of Yearning, A Flower Full of Hope

Sakura goes to visit Sasuke and Lee in the hospital, along the way, she meets up with Ino and the two make the trip together. Lee tries to resume his training with limited succ…

21 Oct 29
2003

Live or Die: Risk It All to Win It All!

Since Naruto is having little to no success at summoning frogs, Jiraiya figures that if Naruto’s to learn how summon Kyubi’s chakra, he’s going to need to be…

22 Nov 05
2003

He Flies! He Jumps! He Lurks! Chief Toad Appears!

Overjoyed at his success, Naruto manages to enrage Gamabunta. With him not willing to accept that Naruto was able to summon him, Naruto challenges Gamabunta to accept him as hi…

23 Nov 12
2003

Hospital Besieged: The Evil Hand Revealed!

Due to the events with Gamabunta, Naruto is now stuck in the hospital. Shikamaru unexpectedly pays him a visit, saying the two of them are the types who never get girls to visi…

24 Nov 19
2003

The Final Rounds: Rush to the Battle Arena!

Waking up late, Naruto hurries to the stadium where the Chuunin matches will be held, along the way he stops at his old training ground and meets up with Hinata. Naruto tells…

25 Nov 26
2003

Byakugan vs. Shadow Clone Jutsu!

The opening ceremony to the Final Matches begins and Sasuke is missing, worrying Naruto. The ceremony ends and Naruto starts his fight with Neji. Will Naruto’s confidence…

26 Dec 03
2003

Ultimate Defense: Zero Blind Spot!

Naruto begins his assault with his Shadow Clones but Neji analyzes Naruto’s actions and determines the real one. Much to his surprise the one he thought was real is a fak…

27 Dec 10
2003

A Failure's True Power

With all of his tenketsus closed, Naruto cannot feel chakra in him and can barely stand. Neji continues to say that Naruto’s fate does not include his winning. Neji excla…

28 Dec 17
2003

Hit It or Quit It: The Final Rounds Get Complicated!

With Sasuke still absent, and everyone anxiously anticipating his match against Gaara, the tournament is forced to move on to the next round. Meanwhile, Neji learns the shockin…

29 Dec 24
2003

Zero Motivation: The Guy with Cloud Envy!

Shikamaru takes on Temari, only he doesn’t want to fight. Can the lazy Shikamaru even last the round? Or is there more to Shikamaru than meets the eye?

30 Jan 07
2004

Dancing Leaf, Squirming Sand

It’s time for Sasuke’s match against Gaara, only Sasuke has yet to show up. Normally they’d disqualify him, but everyone’s anxiously awaiting the match.…

31 Jan 14
2004

Bushy Brow's Jutsu: Sasuke Style!

Sasuke’s match against Gaara finally begins! Gaara seems to have the upper hand at the beginning, until Sasuke shows off his newly found taijutsu techniques. Gaara is rel…

32 Jan 14
2004

I Wasn't Late for Nothing! Ultimate Move - Chidori Revealed!!

With Gaara’s ultimate defense in place, Sasuke’s only hope of winning lies within the move Kakashi taught him…Chidori. But, how will Gaara react when Sasuke c…

33 Jan 28
2004

Zero Hour! Destruction of Konoha Commenced!

Sasuke’s match is interrupted when Orochimaru puts his plan into action. Temari and Kankuro are ordered to get Gaara to safety until he recovers, leaving Sasuke to chase…

34 Feb 04
2004

Village in Distress: A New A-Ranked Mission!

Knowing that Sasuke is in over his head, Kakashi sends Naruto, Sakura, and Shikamaru, being guided by a dog named Pakkun, to stop Sasuke from pursuing Gaara.

35 Feb 11
2004

A Shirker's Call to Action: Layabout No More!

Naruto, Sakura, Shikamaru, and Pakkun are being chased down by several Sound ninja. Shikamaru decides to stop and try to hold them off so the others can catch up to Sasuke with…

36 Feb 18
2004

Absolutely Incomparable! A Hokage-Level Battle!

This is a battle of kings has begun as Orochimaru has summoned the bodies of the First and Second Hokage, using a forbidden technique. They have no choice but to fight. Now, th…

37 Feb 25
2002

A Mistake from the Past: A Face Revealed!

Naruto and Sakura continue to catch up to Sasuke. At the same time, Sasuke catches up to Temari, Kankuro, and Gaara. Temari tries to stall Sasuke long enough for Kankuro to get…

38 Mar 03
2004

Forbidden Secret Jutsu! Shiki-Fujin

Naruto and Sakura continue to catch up to Sasuke. At the same time, Sasuke catches up to Kankuro and Gaara. Kankuro tell Temari to take Gaara and run, as he prepares to stall…

39 Mar 10
2004

Astonishment! Gaara's True Identity!

While Shino and Kankuro fight the match they should’ve fought back during the Chuunin Exam, Naruto, Sakura, and Pakkun slowly catch up to Sasuke. Meanwhile, Sasuke has fi…

40 Mar 17
2004

Over the Limit! Sasuke's Decision

Sasuke struggles to keep up with Gaara’s monstrous capacity. Only able to use Chidori twice on normal circumstances, Sasuke remembers the tragic day that his family died.…

41 Mar 24
2004

An Assassin in the Moonlight!

As Sasuke is about to be defeated, Naruto and Sakura show up to save him. With this Gaara begins to have flashbacks of his childhood. What happened in Gaara’s past to mak…

42 Mar 31
2004

Light and Shadow: The Name of Gaara!

Gaara continues to talk about his past. When Gaara states that Naruto can’t become stronger when he fights for everyone else, Naruto recalls that if he didn’t meet…

43 Apr 07
2004

Naruto's Ninja Handbook

Naruto and Gaara continue their fight. Naruto begins to get an advantage, and Gaara transforms into the final form of Shukaku of the Sand. As he begins to put the squeeze on N…

44 Apr 14
2004

Beyond the Limit of Darkness and Light

Transformed into Kyubi, Naruto and Gamabunta prepare to stop Shukaku by waking Gaara up. Though they succeed, the battle is far from over as Gaara won’t stop until Naruto…

45 Apr 21
2004

The Third Hokage, Forever...

As the war draws to a close, Gaara admits his defeat to Naruto, and Orochimaru is forced to retreat as Sarutobi took away his arms. Now, all of the Konoha shinobi gather togeth…

46 Apr 28
2004

Coming Home in the Morning Mist

Two mysterious ninja infiltrate Konoha, and one of them bares the Sharingan. Just what are these two after? Why has Itachi Uchiha returned to Konoha?

47 May 05
2004

Sharingan vs. Sharingan!

Kakashi takes on Itachi, with both of them using the Sharingan. However, Kakashi soon realizes that he stands no chance against the legendary ninja. Itachi reveals that he has…

48 May 12
2004

Jiraiya: Naruto's Potential Disaster!

Jiraiya and Naruto begin their search for Tsunade, but are constantly sidetracked by Jiraiya’s peeping and hitting on pretty girls. Jiraiya tells Naruto some stories abou…

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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