Road to Ninja: Naruto the Movie – Face of the Masked Manon July 19, 2012 at 5:41 PM
In the Naruto universe, it is Naruto who stays in the village, while Sasuke leaves. In Road to Ninja: Naruto the Movie we know Sasuke stays in the village, but as for Naruto, all signs point to the alternate version of him being a missing ninja.
A new partial new mentions there will be original movie characters with the masked men leading the way.
Then in another image, from the Naruto card game in Japan, with the words “Masked Man” followed by “it’s unbelievable, there is a guy just like me in this world!”. Saiyan Island is unclear if this second image is real, but it shows what looks like an alternate, evil version Naruto.
Also known as Naruto Shippuden the Movie: Road to Ninja, Naruto Shippuden Movie 6, among others, Road to Ninja is the 9th movie overall in the Naruto series. It will debut in Japanese theaters July 28, 2012. Naruto’s creator, Masashi Kishimoto will be personally involved with the movie, creating the story and providing character designs. To learn more, please visit the Road to Ninja: Naruto the Movie section.