Kunijiro is a fictional character in the popular manga and its anime adaptation, the Naruto series, written and illustrated by Masashi Kishimoto.
Disclaimer: This article will contain details revolving around Kunijiro and might contain spoilers for some viewers. Readers are advised to proceed at their own discretion.
Kunijiro is a character in the Naruto series that first appeared in Naruto Episode 174, titled “Impossible! Celebrity Ninja Art: Money Style Jutsu!” Kunijiro is an old acquaintance of Tsunade Senju, the Fifth Hokage. He started off poor but is now a very successful, rich jeweler.
First Appearance in Anime
Naruto Episode 174: Impossible! Celebrity Ninja Art: Money Style Jutsu!
Japanese Voice Actor
English Voice Actor
Presumed Alive (Based on his last appearance)
Kunijiro is a jeweler by profession and a very successful one at that. However, it is stated that when he was young, he had nothing, but later, he became rich by selling rare gems. At some point in his life, he met Tsunade, and the two became friends. He also has a son named Kunihisa.
Additionally, he is only a part of the Naruto anime, making him a filler, non-canon character in the series.
Kunijiro made his debut in the Daimyo Heir Escort Mission. In the episode, Kunijiro met with Tsunade and mentioned that his son wanted to know what it meant to be a shinobi. To fulfill his son’s wish, he requested Tsunade to introduce Kunihisa to the life of a shinobi and show him what it meant to be a shinobi. Tsunade assigned this task to none other than Naruto Uzumaki, the number one hyperactive, knucklehead ninja.
Kunijiro had a minimal role in the series, and the information concerning his personality is unavailable. However, based on his actions, it can be said that Kunijiro loves his son and tries his best to fulfill all his wishes.
Kunijiro is a middle-aged man with tan skin, short dull-purple hair with curls at the end, dark eyes, thick eyebrows, and big lips with a beauty mark under his left eye. He also wears blue stud earrings. He wears a tannish suit with dark purple trimmings, a yellow tie, and a white shirt underneath, paired with pair of matching pants and shoes.
Kunijiro is a jeweler by profession. Based on the information at hand, he did not possess any combat abilities.
A.Kunijiro is a character in the Naruto series that first appeared in Naruto Episode 174, titled “Impossible! Celebrity Ninja Art: Money Style Jutsu!” Kunijiro is an old acquaintance of Tsunade Senju, the Fifth Hokage. He started off poor but is now a very successful, wealthy jeweler.
A. Shunsuke Takamiya voiced Kunijiro in the original Japanese anime version. Jamieson Price voiced Kunijiro voiced in the English version of the anime.