Since the creation of Naruto in 1999, it has been one of the most popular Japanese manga and anime television adventure series in contemporary culture. Although the Japanese manga has ended, the anime television series continues to see new iterations. But what also continues its legacy is its weaving in popular culture, which has touched the likes of apparel, collaborations and more. Well, now a new collaboration has surfaced as Naruto has merged with ASICS’ popular GEL-NYC silhouette.
This isn’t the first time the two entities have teamed up – offering up the