|Anime||Naruto Shippūden Episode #9|
|Appears in||Anime and Manga|
Ryūsa (リュウサ, Ryūsa) is a senior from Sunagakure. He has served his village for many years. His speech and conduct are very prudent, allowing him to act with calm judgement.
Ryūsa has dark eyes, fairly thick eyebrows, and a strong jaw line. He wears the standard attire of the Sunagakure Seniors.
As a member of the advisory council, he is most likely one of Sunagakure's wisest shinobi. His actions are always based on his deliberate judgement.
Kazekage Rescue Arc
He is first seen alongside the other council members during Gaara's abduction having a conversation on their plan of action.
Five Kage Summit Arc
In the anime, he is seen once again alongside the other Suna-nin seeing Gaara off to the summit. He tells Temari and Kankurō that they are counting on them to protect Gaara during his time away from the village.
- His name means "quicksand" (流砂).