Episode 1.16 : The Broken Seal

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TV Info

Episode Premiere

December 17, 2005


Cartoon Network, Viz Media


Animation, Action, Adventure

Show Period

2002 - 2008

Production Company

Studio Pierrot Co. Ltd.

Cast and Crew


Hayato Date


Marc Handler

Main Cast

  • Steve Blum
  • Maile Flanagan
  • Steve Staley
  • Nana Mizuki
  • Kentaro Ito
  • Yasuyuki Kase
  • Koichi Tochika
  • Akiko Koike
  • Rumi Ochiai
  • Naoki Sakata
  • Nozomu Sasaki
  • Richard Cansino
  • Mary Elizabeth McGlynn
  • Liam O'Brien
  • Robbie Rist
  • Stephanie Sheh


Naruto and Sasuke continue to receive punishing attacks under Haku's Crystal Ice Mirrors. By this point, Naruto can no longer stand on his feet. But during the intense battle, Sasuke starts to realize the power of Sharingan within himself and gradually starts to elude Haku's assault. Sasuke's ability to build his powers under the line of fire surprises Haku. Determining that the advantage would shift in favor of Sasuke if the match lasts any longer, Haku decides to finish them off immediately. Sasuke prepares for Haku's onslaught, but the masked ninja's target is actually the wounded Naruto. Sasuke is caught off guard by Haku's action and uses his own body to shield Naruto...

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