Alongside the Narutop 99 best character poll, a number of other polls appeared to have fans weigh in on other elements of the series. One was a March 13-24, 2023 “Naruto Best Bout” survey dedicated to finding the best fights in the series. Now that the results are in, they’ve been shared in a Studio Pierrot video with actual examples from the top 10 fights in the anime.
First, here’s the video going over all the match-ups. Note that if you haven’t kept up with the Naruto and Naruto Shippuden anime adaptations and manga, this 10 best fights video will contain spoilers.
And here’s the full list of the top 10 fights, with direct links to each one in the showcase.
- Sakura Haruno and Chiyo vs Sasori (Kazekage Rescue)
- Naruto Uzumaki vs Sasuke Uchiha (Naruto and Sasuke)
- Rock Lee vs Gaara (Chuunin Exams)
- Kakashi Hatake vs Obito Uchiha (The Great Ninja War: Obito Uchiha)
- Naruto Uzumaki vs Pain (Two Saviors)
- Sasuke Uchiha vs Itachi Uchiha (Master’s Prophecy and Vengeance)
- Might Guy vs Madara Uchiha (Infinite Tsukuyomi: The Invocation)
- Minato Namikaze vs The Masked Man (Nine Tails Taming and Karmic Encounters)
- Neji Hyuga vs Kidomaru (Sasuke Retrieval)
- Sasuke Uchiha vs Deidara (Master’s Prophecy and Vengeance)
The full results for the Narutop99 character popularity poll will be revealed in April 2023. The winning character will star in their own short manga.
People can find the Naruto, Naruto Shippuden, and Boruto anime on Crunchyroll, and Viz Media handled the English release of the manga.