Anime Underground 13 Underrated Jutsu from Naruto That Don't Get Enough Credit  

Leo Reyna
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The world of Naruto is filled with incredibly awesome ninjutsu. From Kakashi's lightning-filled Chidori, to the dastardly perverted Sexy no Jutsu, there's no shortage of imaginative jutsu in the Shonen Jump anime series. On the contrary, with so many amazing jutsu, it's easy to neglect some of the less famous techniques, even if they're super powerful. This is especially true with characters who only make a brief appearance in the long-running series. 

Many of the underrated jutsu from Naruto are just as amazing as the protagonists' signature moves, and some are arguably more creative and powerful. In a few cases, a jutsu will only be unleashed once, but its effects are still incredibly memorable. 

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Kotoamatsukami


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Photo:  Naruto Shippuden/Studio Pierrot

Its pretty common to see anime villains use hypnosis powers, but the Kotoamatsukami amounts to more than swinging a pocket watch back and forth in a memorizing way. The Kotoamatsukami is a near-perfect manipulation ninjutsu that makes its victims believe that they are operating under their own free will, whereas in reality they're being controlled by the technique's user. It's a frightening ninjutsu because the victims have no idea that they're being manipulated, since Kotoamatsukami fills their heads with false memories. 

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Welcoming Approach: Thousand-Armed Murder


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Photo:  Naruto Shippuden/Studio Pierrot

Never incite the wrath of a goddess. While the spirit known as the Thousand-Armed Kannon is usually calm and peaceful, she will come at you with 1000 spirit fists if she's provoked. The Welcoming Approach: Thousand-Armed Murder is considered to be the ultimate technique of the Fire Temple, and this spiritual ninjutsu delivers a godly smackdown to unsuspecting foes. 

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Gentle Step Twin Lion Fists


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Photo:  Naruto Shippuden/Studio Pierrot

Don't call Hinata shy; when pushed, she can be as fierce as a lion, as is evidenced by her ninjutsu move, the Gentle Step Twin Lion Fists. It's a high-level, secret technique that greatly increases the destructive power and range of its user. If you're looking to keep your head, don't get on Hinata's bad side. 

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Body Pathway Derangement


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Photo:  Naruto Shippuden/Studio Pierrot

It's surprising that a high-level ninjutsu like the Body Pathway Derangement has roots in medicinal concepts. By cutting off the electrical signals in a person's brain, Tsunade can channel her chakra into her enemy's head, which gives her full control of their body. It's like spiritual possession that's backed by science (albeit ninja science). 

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