Seelentau closed this thread because: Why do people never read either the manga or our articles? @.@ 03:46, August 29, 2017 Follow 0 Kudos Uzumaki vs Namikaze Greatwhitesnake Traditionally, the kids will take on the father's name, but Naruto took on his mother's name instead of Minato's. Anyone have any idea why? Loading editor Edited by Greatwhitesnake 01:27, August 29, 2017 More History History Done Save changes Preview Cancel 1 Kudos DanteofSixPaths Hiruzen decided it would be best if nobody knew Naruto was related to Minato so that Minato's enemies wouldn't come after him. Loading editor 01:32, August 29, 2017 More History History Done Save changes Preview Cancel Topics for this thread: Minato Namikaze Kushina Uzumaki Naruto Uzumaki Edit Topics Topic Save Cancel Give Kudos to this message You've given this message Kudos! See who gave Kudos to this message Retrieved from "http://naruto.wikia.com/wiki/Thread:243515"