Naruto: Hinata’s Byakugan tribe turns out to be based on the victims of the atomic bombs dropped by the US on Japan!

Here’s a fact few manga and anime fans know: To create Hinata’s Blindfolded Clan, author Naruto relied on victims of the atomic bombs the United States dropped on Japan. Hinata herself was born of a famous victim!

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Byakugan (white eye) or white eye is a kekkei genkai that consists of the Hyuga clan and the Otsutsuki clan. The origin of the white eyes is Otsutsuki Kaguya, and the descendants have inherited the omnipotent white eyes.Hinata- Wife Naruto ——is the owner of the white eyes.

The ability that white eyes bring is simple: the owner will have a pair of white eyes with a field of vision of nearly 360 degrees (the only blind spot is the vertebrae in the back of the neck). When in use, the eyes will help users have a field of vision of over 50m (possibly up to 10km). In addition, the possessor can see through matter and can also clearly see the flow of the chakras of the human body.

In the Naruto manga and anime, the White Eyes stand out most for their white eyes. Thought this was a detail added by the author himself – but the opposite is true.

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Tribe with white eyes inspired by atomic bomb victims


In an interview, author Masashi Kishimoto was asked about the source of inspiration for “White Eyes”.In response to this problem, Mr. Kishimoto said that the white eyes are based on Victims of the Hiroshima atomic bombing.

At the end of World War II, the United States dropped two atomic bombs on Japan: one on Nagasaki and one on Hiroshima. Hiroshima atomic bomb – aka “little boyShortly after the crash on August 9, 1945, it completely devastated the land and killed a total of 140,000 people. The lucky survivors, while spared, were also hit by radiation and residual radiation.

White Eyes is based on a true story

The influence of “Little Boy” also caused many children to contract strange “diseases”. Among them, a special case was recorded in the press. This girl has a pair of snow-white eyes, and her eyesight is not that of ordinary people.

At that time, the picture above appeared in many places as evidence of the impact of the atomic bomb. Based on that girl, the author Kishimoto created the white-eyed tribe——white eyes. This race also has white eyes, but those eyes help them see far and clearly. This can be seen as a reminder, but also with a little sympathy for the victims of the war.

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The origin of the role of Hinata

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Hinata’s character has an image-based design little girl with white eyes Because of the atomic bomb. Writer Kishimoto took many features of her appearance to create Hinata. The author also gave Hinata a rather important role, and she later became the wife of the seventh Naruto.

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