Hello, everyone welcomes to anime hound. Today we are going to tell you some unknown facts about Minato Namikaze the Fourth Hokage of Konohagakure. He was the fastest character at his time. Leading to the appellation of “Yellow Flash”.
Badass Facts About Minato Namikaze:
1. According to Jiraiya, Minato was a once in a generation prodigy and his academy score is still unbroken.
2. Minato Namikaze is left-handed, but also androgynous. This is shown in anime when he summons toad boss using his left hand, means he signed the contract with the left hand. But he has been shown to use wield his Rasengan as well as the kunai interchangeably with no sighs of predilection on which hand to use.
3. Minato’s hobby was reading and he loved to read Jiraiya’s novels, now we all know how Kakashi came across Jiraiya’s novels.
4. Strangely, in chapter 178 of the Naruto Manga, the color of Fourth Hokage’s robes are inverted.
5. Minato Namikaze was the one who developed a technique called the Rasengan after 3 years of training. The idea popped up in his mind after seeing the tailed beast bomb. Unsuccessfully, he tried to combine nature type with this technique.
6. Curiously, Minato Namikaze is the only named member of the genin team lead by Jiraiya. Neither the names nor status of the other two members ever mentioned in the series.
7. Even though he was exceptional at fighting, but he was actually a sensory type Ninja.
8. Before his battle with pain, Jiraiya mentioned that Minato sealed partial part of Kurama within Naruto, his intent was that Naruto will master a special technique. But the name of the Special Technique was not mentioned.
9. The famed Hashirama, Tobirama, and Tsunade were from the Senju Clan, Hiruzen was a student of the Second Hokage, Kakashi was the student of Minato and Naruto his son. As you see, Minato is the only Shinobi who came from a Non-Hokage background.