In a concealed village, a new man hides in just a few leaves. His name is Uzumaki Naruto, a mischievous boy attending Ninja Academy.
Naruto was born on October 10th to Minato Namikaze the Fourth Hokage, and Kushina Uzumaki a ninja from your former Whirlpool Country, and was named following your lead character in Jiraiya's book. Being a newborn infant, the nine-tailed demon fox, which in fact had attacked the village of Konoha, was sealed within Naruto's body by his father.
Everyday, he does just cause mischief and making Iruka-sensei mad. And more importantly, it's doubtful that he'll manage to finish the Academy. But Naruto has a dream... A goal that he'll become the head with the Ninja village, following Hokage and definately will end up being the best ninja around.
Regardless of the Fourth Hokage's wish that Naruto remain visible like a hero who contained the demon, the villagers of Konoha harbored a fierce hatred to the youngster, since he bore the spirit with the demon who decimated their once peaceful village. Naruto wasn't even conscious of the presence of the demonic entity inside him until he was twelve years old, leaving him confused for some of his childhood about why the villagers of Konoha hated him a great deal.
However, all of the adults from the village give Naruto cold looks. The fact remains, Naruto includes a secret about his birth. 12 in years past, "Kyuubi no Youko" (Nine Tailed Fox - A sort of evil spirit who tormented the village, was sealed within Naruto's body who had been, during the time, a child. The pinnacle of the academy, Mizuki, uses Naruto to steal the "Fuujin Scrolls" and makes Naruto understand his past. Naruto is outraged.
Fortunately, Naruto was befriended by his compassionate ninja instructor, a Chunin named Iruka Umino. Though Iruka's own parents perished at the hands of the demon fox, Iruka didn't blame Naruto for deaths. Instead, Iruka accepted Naruto and empathized together with the boy's desire to be accepted, since he too once had precisely the same desire. He or she happen to be the 1st person to believe in Naruto, and possesses developed a lasting impact on Naruto himself. It really is through Iruka's presence as Naruto's only family figure that Naruto learns to beat his sadness.
Despite Iruka's help, Naruto just defeats Mizuki. Knowing Naruto's secret, Iruka knows Naruto will see someone who'll help him therefore, comes to a decision. Naruto is able to graduate safely from Ninja Academy. Regarding his classmates, Uchiwa Sasuke and Haruno Sakura together, they create their first step as Ninjas!