|Anime||Naruto Episode #19|
|Game||Naruto: Rise of a Ninja|
|Appears in||Anime, Manga and Game|
|Age||Part I: 23|
|Affiliation||Land of Waves|
Kusabi (クサビ, Kusabi) is one of the many mercenaries hired by Gatō.
Kusabi had brown hair which was tied in four and had decals hanging from it. He had a red marking which runs across his eyes and wore an outfit not dissimilar to a straight-jacket. He carried a long, pole-like weapon which had a ring in the top.
Land of Waves Arc
When Gatō was killed, he contemplated looting the Land of Waves as compensation for losing his "meal ticket", but when the villagers, along with Naruto and Kakashi's use of the Shadow Clone Technique swelling his opposition's numbers, he and the other mercenaries fled.