- Naruto is one of the best selling manga of all time having sold more than 113 million copies in Japan?
- In TV Asahi's latest top 100 Anime Ranking from October 2006, Naruto ranked 17th on the list?
- Naruto: Shippūden has ranked several times as one of most watched series in Japan?
- The Naruto anime adaptation won the "Best Full-Length Animation Programme Award" in the Third UStv Awards held in the University of Santo Tomas in Manila, Philippines?
- The Naruto anime was listed as the 38th best animated show in IGN's Top 100 Animated Series?