Naruto SD 3DS Game TV Ad

Namco Bandai Games streamed its first TV Ad for the Naruto SD Powerful Shippuden Nintendo 3DS game. In this game, the Naruto characters have been chibi-fied adding cuteness to the game.

The commercial mentions that the ones who pre-order the game will get a “powerful headband case” that can hold three 3DS games.

The Nintendo fighting game has been based on Kenji Tairas Kishimotos assistant reinterpretation of Masashi Kishimotos original story. Examples of his work include Rock Lee no Seishun Full-Power Ninden manga and the Naruto Spin-Off: Rock Lee & His Ninja Pals anime.

The game will ship in Japan on November 29 for 5,230 yen about US$67.

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Sumo elder Naruto, the ex-yokozuna Takanosato, dead

Sumo elder Naruto, the former yokozuna Takanosato, died of respiratory failure at a hospital in the city of Fukuoka on Monday morning, the Japan Sumo Association said. He was 59.

He was admitted to the hospital Sunday night after complaining of ill health and was treated for asthma, the hospital said.

Naruto recently had been under investigation by the association over a magazine report that said he once beat a former apprentice with a block of wood and injected Czech-born wrestler Takanoyama with insulin in a bid to up his body weight.

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