Torifu Akimichi was a jonin of Konohagakure and he was a part of the Akimichi clan. He, Kagami Uchiha, and Danzo Shimura were direct subordinates of the second Hokage. Like the Akimichi clan members, he also relies on power enhancement pills to give him more energy to fight.
|First Appearance in Anime||Naruto Shippūden Episode #211|
|Voice Actors||Junpei Endo(Japanese Dub), Neil Kaplan (English Dub)|
|Village||Konohagakure (Village of the Hidden Leaf)|
During the First Shinobi War, Torifu was a part of Tobirama's Escort Unit. When they were being chased by Kumo's unit, Kagami came up with a plan that someone had to lure them away from the rest of the team and Torifu said that whoever does that will be the sacrifice.
He witnessed Hiruzen being declared the Third Hokage by Tobirama. He survived the fight against Kumo's unit and he made a huge name for himself after that.
Years later he, Hiruzen, Homura and Koharu were fighting the Nine-Tails who were running rampant in the village. They were able to drive the Nine-Tails beast outside the village and save the village from sustaining more damage.
Torifu Akimichi was known for his physical strength. He was also full of pride at times.
Torifu had short spiky hair with dark markings around his eyes. He had a robust build with markings on his cheek. He wore a standard black suit, a Grey chest plate with folds protecting the sides of his legs, arm guards, and a forehead protector which was modeled into a hat. He also had a pouch tied to his back with bandages.
After the Nine-Tails attack, Torifu had become a bit old and wore a modern style of Armour with the clan's Kanji on it. He also carried a bow and a shield.
Torifu was a powerful shinobi and well known throughout the ninja world. He was known for his physical prowess. He can convert calories into chakra and was also proficient in wielding a bow and a shield in battle.
A. The Akimichi clan is known for converting their calories into chakra and using the Multi Size technique.
A. They're known to possess great physical strength.