5 Facts You May Have Missed About Kisame’s Sword
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Between all the cool swords we’ve seen in anime, like One Piece’s katanas and Dragon Ball’s longswords, the weapons of Naruto stand out for embracing over-the-top design and traditional ninja weapons at the same time; and Kisame’s
He might look a little like a monster from Demon Slayer, but Kisame Hoshigaki is actually the wielder of a legendary blade and a Seven Swordsmen member working with the Akatsuki clan. Of course, he couldn’t have become an ally of Itachi Uchiha without his Shark Skin
Sword Is Named Samehada
2. Samehada Is One of the Largest Swords in Naruto
Kisame’s Samehada is likely the second largest sword in Naruto, right next to Zabuza’s Kubikiribocho, a massive blade designed for taking off people’s heads. This one is not to be confused with the so-called Zabuza’s blade that appears in Naruto Shippuden as that
Samehada and Kubikiribocho are both claymore sized swords that are shown to almost dwarf their wielders.
3. Samehada Is Sentient
Samehada isn’t like the simple katana used by Sasuke Uchiha and is instead a sentient blade, meaning that it has its own consciousness and can make decisions regarding how it fights and who it fights for.
Unfortunately for Kisame, this meant that the
However, Samehada does seem to have a sense of conscience since he later appears to be sad about Kisame’s death.
4. Samehada Made a Debut in Akatsuki Hidan: Evil Flowers in Full Bloom
Samehada is among the few weapons from Naruto to appear in just about every piece of Naruto media, including Akatsuki Hidan: Evil Flowers in Full Bloom. The
5. Samehada Was Once Used by White Zetsu
Though Samehada is originally a
You Can Get Samehada As A Keychain
Full size anime sword replicas aren’t for everyone, especially if you’re a fan on a budget, someone who doesn’t cosplay, or a non-collector. That’s why this keychain replica of Samehada is a great alternative if you just want to remember a beloved series without spending this week’s grocery budget.
- Material: Plastic
- Length: 19 cm
Naruto’s shinobi are best known for using kunai and ninja stars, but many of the show’s characters use swords, and few of them are as good as fighting with one than the duo of Samehada and Kisame. You can get your own Kisame