Put some respect on his title.
On Dec. 17, 2022, it was revealed that an official reputation ballot would run from Dec. 17, 2022, till Jan. 31, 2023, permitting Naruto followers to vote for his or her favourite character, with the winner receiving their very own spinoff manga. The primary ballot revealed a transparent and current frontrunner, and that’s none aside from The Yellow Flash, Minato Namikaze, aka Naruto’s father.
As of the halfway level within the ballot, not an excessive amount of has modified, however some fascinating new info has come out. Based on a submit to the Naruto subreddit, evidently one of many lesser explored legends of the anime is lastly getting some acknowledgment from followers, as Sakumo “the White Wolf” Hatake managed to tie Shisui Uchiha for the second spot within the Oceania area.
For those who won’t keep in mind Sakumo, he’s the daddy of the beloved chief of Staff 7, Kakashi Hatake. Whereas temporary, followers bought launched to this character in an arc throughout Naruto Shippuden, the place it’s revealed that, regardless of being one of the crucial proficient Ninjas within the Hidden Leaf, he’s remembered as a hated determine.
This all took place when he determined to Sakumo determined to desert an vital mission with the intention to save his teammates. The impression of the mission’s failure brought about him to be shunned, even by these he saved, ultimately inflicting him to commit suicide out of disgrace.
This then formed Kakashi to dwell strictly in line with the Shinobi Guidelines. It isn’t till the 2 meet in purgatory that they’re in a position to reconcile their points, permitting them each to come back to peace with the state of affairs.
Whereas there isn’t something prone to come of this blip on the radar within the reputation ballot, as Sakumo remains to be solely #8 total, it’s nonetheless good to see The White Wolf get the respect he deserves.