Episode 2.16 : The Ultimate Battle: Cha!

Naruto Poster

TV Info

Episode Premiere

July 15, 2006


Cartoon Network, Viz Media


Animation, Action, Adventure

Show Period

2002 - 2008

Production Company

Studio Pierrot Co. Ltd.

Cast and Crew


Hayato Date

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


The fourth match is between Sakura and Ino, who are childhood friends and competitors for the affection of Sasuke. Although Sakura has held a feeling of admiration for Ino since she was young, she does not hesitate to fight her in this battle. The two Ninjas seem equal in skills. Ino pretends to accept a challenge by Sakura and instead takes over her opponent's mind by using Mind Transfer Jutsu. Once Ino is in Sakura's body, she tries to make her forfeit the match...

Reader's Reviews

Screen Name
Rate This TV