Episode 2.03 : Naruto's Counterattack: Never Give In!

Naruto Poster

TV Info

Episode Premiere

April 15, 2006


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

Additional Cast

  • Kyle Hebert
  • Mary Elizabeth McGlynn


The Grass ninja that attacks Sasuke and Sakura has more power than the two can handle. Against this much stronger opponent, terror enters the heart of Sasuke. But in this crisis, Naruto comes to the rescue! Sasuke yells at Naruto for his flamboyant entrance. Although Sasuke considers giving away their scroll to survive the assault, Naruto stops Sasuke by hitting him. Naruto argues that even if they hand over the scroll, it doesn't ensure their safety, and proceeds to confront the Grass ninja. As his anger escalates during the heat of the battle, Naruto starts to display his hidden powers. Meanwhile, examination officer Anko receives a report about a problem regarding the participants in the exam...

Reader's Reviews

Screen Name
Rate This TV