Pivotal Naruto Characters Explained | Team 7

These three young ninjas are under the tutelage of skilled shinobi Kakashi Hatake. Together they form Team 7 ( Naruto Characters )

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Team 7

Naruto is a series written and illustrated by Masashi Kishimoto sensei, it started as a manga that later took the Anime world by storm, spreading into other forms of media as well.

The  Naruto Characters are truly diverse and unique, with fans worldwide.

The main  Naruto characters of the series are collectively Team 7, which includes three members mainly; Naruto Uzumaki, Sasuke Uchiha, and Sakura Haruno.

Team 7

These three young ninjas are under the tutelage of skilled shinobi Kakashi Hatake. Together they form Team 7 ( Naruto Characters ) around which the whole story is built.

1. Naruto Uzumaki

Naruto Uzumaki is the title character of the series, he is looked down upon and isolated by all others in the village, with no family or friends to support him.

As such Uzumaki pulls all sorts of pranks to get attention and acknowledge his existence.

Regardless, Uzumaki is cheerful, loud, persistent, hard-working, and vows to definitely grasp the title of Hokage someday. His best trait is that he “Never gives up”.

Team 7
Naruto Uzumaki

The series builds around how his life changes, as he becomes a ninja, wins friends, gains acknowledgment, and his unyielding spirit to keep pressing on.

Most fans can say without hesitation that Naruto Uzumaki himself is their favorite character.

Being both strong and kind, he has a knack for relating to other people’s troubles and uplifting them, be it friends or enemies.

He proves that with hard work and determination, one can accomplish anything.

Viewers follow Naruto Uzumaki through his life as he ultimately reaches his goal and the series ends beautifully, true to all.

2. Sasuke Uchiha

Sasuke Uchiha is Naruto’s very first friend and his lifelong rival.

Being blessed with good looks and incredible power and ability based on genetics itself, he is skilled and hardworking, never losing sight of his goal.

Behind it all, Sasuke Uchiha is an orphan with a tragic past and despite his popularity, tends to be dark, gloomy, serious, emotionless and a man of few words.

Team 7
Sasuke Uchiha

Sasuke Uchiha acknowledges Naruto as his rival owing to how he keeps getting stronger with little to no genetic powers within.

Sasuke Uchiha hails from the Uchiha clan which has a very powerful bloodline ability named the Sharingan, which is an Ocular technique.

Sasuke Uchiha is so impactful on the series that it wouldn’t be even half of what it is without him.

Top 12 Special Moments of Sasuke Uchiha

3. Sakura Haruno

Sakura Haruno is the third member of Team 7, the female protagonist of the series.

Being quite smart from the onset, Sakura lacked much fighting ability.

Unlike the other two, Sakura had a pretty normal childhood beside her parents. She had known little to no hardship.

Team 7
Sakura Haruno 

But as the series progresses, she too experiences the difficult parts of life, through which she portrays amazing character development as she learns new skills and acquires the power to keep up with her teammates through hard work as well.

Having no genetic advantages either, Sakura portrays how a woman can grow through hardship and metamorph into an amazing character by the end.

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4. Kakashi Hatake

Kakashi Hatake, the ever-skilled and powerful teacher of Team 7 is a fan favorite of a heartthrob. He is one of the best Naruto Characters.

Having a very dark past himself, fans see the character smile through it all while shouldering the burden all by himself.

Team 7
Kakashi Hatake

Never wavering, he strives to protect those important to him and never the mistakes of his past.

Kakashi remains beloved despite not undergoing drastic changes.

He is cool, calm, intelligent, skilled, and a great teacher.


5. Hinata Hyuga

Hinata Hyuga, a girl who became more important as the series pressed on, is one of Naruto’s peers.

Unknowing to Naruto Uzumaki, Hinata Hyuga has had a huge crush on him since kindergarten, being the first-ever person to acknowledge him and admiring him solely for his personality.

Team 7
Hinata Hyuga

Being shy and lacking self-confidence due to a troubled past as well, Hinata Hyuga never gets to tell him.

Despite having a genetic ability, the Byakugan struggles to better herself.

Without a proper mentor or support, Hinata Hyuga builds herself up alone, admiring Naruto’s determination to never give up.

The sheer number of Pivotal Naruto characters is overwhelming, so this blog only covers the above 5.

Each Naruto characters teach fans a different lesson from different standpoints, and by the end, even the villains are beloved.

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