The Naruto World Wiki

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Rank Upgrade List

The following rank upgrades have no pre-requisites, meaning they are stand alone RUs. Note that in many cases, the feats listed are not the only ones that may be taken under a RU, they simply represent current feats or those proposed by others that have made it onto the page.

  • Water Release
    For techniques that manipulate water chakra, such as the Water Dragon Bullet Technique or Water Wall Jutsu.
  • Earth Release
     For techniques that manipulate earth chakra, such as the Earth Spear Technique.
  • Lightning Release
     For techniques that manipulate lightning chakra, such as the Chidori.
  • Fire Release
     For techniques that manipulate fire chakra, such as Fireball Jutsu.
  • Wind Release
     For techniques that manipulate wind chakra, such as the Vacuum Bullets Technique.
  • Ice Release
     For techniques that require the ice release kekkai genkai.
  • Wood Release
     For techniques that require the wood release kekkai genkai.
  • Dust Release
     For techniques that utilize the dust release kekkai tōta.
  • Boil Release
     For techniques that require the boil release kekkai genkai.
  • Cloth Release
     Manipulation of cloth to function offensively and defensively in combat.
  • Lava Release
     For techniques that require the lava release kekkai genkai.
  • Storm Release
     For techniques that harness the storm release kekkei genkai.
  • Pure Release
     For techniques that involve the manipulation of 'pure' energy.
  • Chakra Manipulation (Rasengan)
    Gives access to taking the Rasengan and its many different varients, as well as the ability to skillfully shape chakra for various effects.
  • Steel Release
     Kekkei genkai allowing for the manipulation of steel.
  • Medical Ninjutsu
     Techniques that involve healing, and also certain related offensive techniques such as the Chakra Scalpel.
  • Poison
     For access to poison related feats, such as a poisoned sword or the expulsion of poisonous gases. (Mechanically this is a debuff RU.)
  • Taijutsu Specialist
     Allows a character to take taijutsu-related feats, such as the Eight Gates.
  • Genjutsu
     Required to take genjutsu feats. An excellent way to slow your enemy or impact their abillity to fight against you. (Mechanically this is a debuff RU.)
  • Summoning Contract
     Allows the summoning of animals you have signed a summoning contract with. Visit the link for information on how to set up your summons animal(s).
  • Animal Companion
     Allows characters to take feats for fuzzy friends of the combat effective sort. Non-combat effective pets can be acquired in the ryo shop or via missions.
  • Curse Mark
     Can be taken to have a curse mark. Be sure to explain this in your character's history or come up with an interesting character development.
  • Puppet Mastery
     Allows a character to use feats to get puppets and deck the puppets out with all sorts of tricks.
  • Weapons Specialist
     For all types of weaponry and related feats. This includes kenjutsu, bo-jutsu, onojutsu, item related feats, etc. This also includes legendary weapons like special swords, staves, axes, and other ninja tools.
  • Legendary Armor
     Allows the user to take a special armor with unique properties and excellent protection.
  • Seishin Hosuto
     Seshin Hosuto are chakra beasts from the Spirit World. They are creatures of immense power and function like weaker bijuu.
  • Gravitation Release
     Manipulation of gravity forces around the individual and enemies. (Mechanically this is a debuff RU.)
  • Shikotsumyaku
     The Kaguya clan's kekkei genkai; manipulation of the user's skeleton.
  • Kikaichu Host
     Allows a character to take feats to become a host for the enigmatic Kikaichū.
  • Shadow Manipulation
     For techniques that manipulate shadow, such as the Shadow Imitation Technique. A trademark ability of the Nara clan of Konoha.
  • Magnet Release
     The magnetization of objects and manipulation of magnetic energies.
  • Plasma Release
     The use of high energy techniques that generate plasma.
  • Ninja Monk
     Techniques learned by the ninja monks and passed down via training.
  • Eye of Kagura
     Sensory abilities similar to those of Karin Uzumaki.
  • Swift Release
     A kekkei genkai centered around swift movements and attacks.


  • Sharingan
     Gives access to Sharingan related abilities. For more information on how to set up sharingan rank upgrades and abilities, click on the link above.
  • Byakugan
     Allows the user to take the byakugan and Hyuuga-clan related abilities.

Advanced Rank Ups

The following rank ups are rank restricted and/or have prerequisites that must be met to take the rank upgrade.

  • Scorch Release
     High level kekkei genkai involving the manipulation of scorching hot flames. Requires fire release.
  • Tar Release
     A rare kekkei genkai that is an evolution of boil release. Requires boil release.
  • White Snake Techniques
     Snake-y feats like Orochimaru's abilities. Requires snake summoning RU and a minimum of jonin level.
  • Hydrification Technique
     Ability to turn the body into liquid form. A signature of the Hozuki clan. Requires water release.
  • Mangekyou Sharingan
     Unlocks the famous Mangekyo Sharingan and related jutsu can be taken as feats. (See Sharingan page for more information.) Requires sharingan RU + jonin level or higher.
  • Sage Mode
     Allows for Sage Mode. Requires summoning contract and is restricted to S-rank or higher.
  • Immortality
    Rank upgrades that convey immortality are restricted to jonin and higher.
  • Human Puppet
     The ability to make human foes into puppets. Requires the puppet RU.
  • Puppet Body
     The ability to replace one's body with a puppet, attaining a form of immortality. Requires puppet RU and jonin-level or higher.
  • Space-Time Manipulation
     Ability to manipulate the flow of space-time and unlock powerful combination abilities like the legendary Flying Thunder God technique.
  • Jakangai Eye
     Strange dojutsu that grants some time-space abilities.