Welcome to THE GREAT CRUNCHYROLL NARUTO REWATCH! I’m Danni Wilmoth, and I’ll be your host this week as we make our way through all 220 episodes of the original Naruto. Last week, we covered episodes 50-56, and we continue this week with episodes 57-63.
This week we see the conclusion of Naruto’s training under Jiraiya and move onto what we’ve all been waiting for: the Third and Final Exam. The main event this time pits genius versus failure as Naruto seeks vengeance for Hinata and Lee against Neji in round one. It’s a raging battle of ideals that leaves everyone asking, “Where the hell is Sasuke?”
Before we discuss these episodes, let’s take a look at a question WiseJake237 had about summoning:
Maybe I’m misunderstanding the Summoning Jutsu, but if Jiraiya is such a horn toad, why doesn’t he just use the jutsu to summon attractive women? It seems like one of the Three Legendary Ninjas shouldn’t…