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Mozuku (モズク, Mozuku) is a chūnin-level shinobi from Konohagakure and a member of the Konoha Torture and Interrogation Force.
Mozuku has dark coloured hair that is concealed by his
forehead protector which he wears like a bandanna. He also wears glasses and the standard outfit of the Torture and Interrogation Force which consists of a grey suit with pockets and lapels.
Not much has been seen in the way of Mozuku's abilities but he is skilled enough to aid Inoichi in
delving into the minds of the enemy in order to retrieve potentially valuable information.
Chūnin Exam Arc Edit
He acts as one of the proctors during the written portion of the
Chūnin Exams, watching out for signs of cheating. He later fetches Anko Mitarashi when a team of Kusagakure ninja is found dead.
Land of Vegetables Arc Edit
In the anime, Mozuku accompanied
Iwashi Tatami, Tonbo Tobitake, Shikamaru Nara, and Shizune to take back the Land of Vegetables from the Criminal Brothers' control.
Trap Master Arc Edit
Later, Mozuku was sent along with most of the other Konoha shinobi to advert a possible attack on the village. It was later revealed that the whole plot was conducted by
Itachi Pursuit Arc Edit
In the anime, he, Anko and
Iwashi are seen on a mission shortly before Anko senses Orochimaru's death.
Invasion of Pain Arc Edit
Mozuku aids the interrogation process.
Mozuku, along with
Tonbo Tobitake and Shimon Hijiri, facilitated in Inoichi Yamanaka's Mind Reading of Yūdachi. When the invasion of Pain started, they helped to distract the Animal Path in order to give Inoichi and Shizune a chance to analyse what they had learned.
Naruto 5: Blood Prison Edit
During Naruto's flashback to the members of the village when he was gathering
natural energy to enter Sage Mode, Mozuku can been seen amongst the villagers.
↑ First Databook, page 140
Naruto: Shippūden episode 114