Ino–Shika–Chō Trio (いの しか ちょうトリオ, Ino–Shika–Chō Torio, Literally meaning: Boar–Deer–Butterfly Trio)
|Anime||Naruto Episode #59|
|Movie||Naruto the Movie: Blood Prison|
|Game||Naruto: Ultimate Ninja 3|
|OVA||Hidden Leaf Village Grand Sports Festival!|
|Appears in||Anime, Manga, Game and Movie|
The Nara clan, the Yamanaka clan, and the Akimichi clan have a long history together, with an Ino–Shika–Chō group formed once a generation with one member from each clan. The previous Ino–Shika–Chō are the fathers of the members of Team Asuma, teamed up in their younger days and continued working together even after passing the torch to their children.
During the events of the Fourth Shinobi World War, Shikaku Nara and Inoichi Yamanaka were killed when the Allied Shinobi Forces's base of operations was destroyed by the Ten-Tails, leaving Chōza Akimichi as the group's sole surviving member.
- Deliver peace treaty (Anime only)
- Rank: Unknown
- Status: Success
During the Third Shinobi World War, the Ino–Shika–Chō were sent to deliver a peace treaty to Iwagakure shinobi. The arrival of Rasa, and a large number Suna shinobi, saved the team from being attacked and assured that the treaty was delivered to the Tsuchikage.