Rock Lee's Springtime of Youth (Manga) - TV Tropes
Her troubled relationship with the ninja arts reflects a long history of pain and Although Naruto has his charms, ending up with the clean, responsible, . Sakura is featured prominently in Lee's spinoff series entitled Rock Lee's . In one episode, wherein Lee and his ninja pals venture to the beach for. Rock Lee (ロック・リー, Rokku Rī) is a shinobi of Konohagakure's Lee clan and a During the team's first meeting, Lee vowed to become a powerful ninja . in the Forest of Death gathering supplies, Team Guy split up in search of other teams. . He fought Raiga drunkenly, but was defeated, and Naruto finished Raiga off. Rock Lee & His Ninja Pals ENDING 01 I've been on such a Naruto kick lately gfldf relationship with more development and chemistry in one chibi spinoff.
They'll have to push their brains to the limit to solve this mystery.
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But when they're stuck with Neji instead, they settle for tailing her. Evening falls and Lee's group wants to slip away from the senseis to go hang out with the girls.
Later, Lee is training in the rain without an umbrella, when he sees Sakura getting soaked as well. Naruto appears with an umbrella to save the day, and a jealous Lee has to choose between training and love, but when he chooses the latter, Tenten makes everything complicated. Neji and Tenten succeed using their special moves, but how will Lee stand up to Guy-sensei's Morning Peacock?
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Lee goes to talk to Guy-sensei about the issue, only to overhear his idol say "Ninjutsu is the most important part of being a ninja!
On his way to visit a hospitalized Guy-sensei, Lee hears Tsunade say he "doesn't have much time left. When Shikamaru comes up with a plan to pit the girls against each other in a cook-off, Tenten, Sakura and Ino put their pride as women on the line and charge into battle!
This year Guy-sensei is in charge of running morning exercises, but he's a lot to deal with first thing in the morning. Lee and the team set out to drum up attendance. Konoha no Sato no mousou eigasai desu! But the moment they get it, a bright light blinds them, and when it fades, everyone's personality is totally different! The new Naruto movie is almost here, and Tsunade's worried it's lacking something to make it a must-see.
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Tenten overhears the Hokage and works with Lee and Neji to figure out what's missing. The Shinobi Fireworks Show!
Ninja-darake no hanabi taikai desu! Guy-sensei orders Lee to win at any cost! After the fireworks show, Tenten starts acting strange. Neji and Lee set her up for numerous punchlines, but she just doesn't seem to want to play the part this week. Lee wants to scope out Sakura's "amazing" new bathing suit, but Guy-sensei makes him train instead.
Lee wants to have fun by splitting watermelons, but Guy-sensei turns it into a training exercise. It's a race for survival to get a crack at the perfect target! Thinking Lee still has something against Gaara, Tenten and the others try to bring them together.
A Rock Lee impostor appears and starts ruining Lee's good name. Lee's group attempt to catch him using a cross-dressing Neji as bait, when they finally find the impostor they have a short battle! We Are Team Guy! Unfortunately for them, they also seem to have forgotten all the craziness that happened over the summer. Lee's team visits the Academy, only to find a class of lazy kids who mock Lee for working so hard. They assume it's a cross-dressed Neji, but in reality "Gaara" is a disguised Orochimaru who merely got the character mixed up.
Lee gets a booby-trapped watch from Orochimaru that will explode if he stops training. Or if Neji cross-dresses. After a fight with Orochimaru, Kabuto sets out to prove he's better than his former boss by joining Lee's group. Iruka-sensei's had enough with his disobedient students, so Lee and the gang come to the Academy to put on a show. Matsutake kari ni iku no desu! Neji's finally had enough of being forced to cross-dress for Lee's skits, and turns his back on Lee. Lee and his pals are awaiting his arrival and Lee goes a little overboard as usual to satisfy Gaara's visit there.
The kunoichi of Konoha seem to be looking for ways to be thinner and they soon turn to Guy Sensei. Lady Tsunade puts Lee and the gang in charge of the village Halloween celebration, but Deidara and Tobi are on hand to show them what real terror is all about.
Many test and trials lay ahead of them into faking their sickness. Voting time is coming to a close in the Leaf Village. Many candidates are running for the most popular spot but only one can win. Lee tries to run but ends up not even being ranked. Now it's Lee's job to make himself count. When he was mocked by his peers because of this, Lee persevered, focusing on taijutsu. During the team's first meeting, Lee vowed to become a powerful ninja without using ninjutsu or genjutsu.
Neji laughed at him, but their sensei, Might Guytook a special interest in Lee. He encouraged Lee to keep at it and, in time, began teaching him powerful forms of taijutsu.
Under Guy's leadership, Lee has acquired a number of his sensei's personality traits: He believes that one cannot dislike food and shows strong dedication to his promises; when this promise is broken, just barely, he assigns himself arduous training to prevent it from happening again. Lee speaks respectfully to others, never using contractions or swear words and always addressing people with appropriate honourifics except his teammates, since Lee feels they are close enough to be spoken to informally.
He also carries a small book and pencil to recall advice that Guy gives him over time. Despite his passionate nature, Lee has also shown strong instincts, staying focused at the task at hand and rarely losing his composure. He has a keen sense of honour and respects his opponents, refusing to hold grudges against those who have defeated him, and returning favours to those that have helped him.
This was shown by his befriending of Gaaraforgiving him for crushing his arm and leg — injuries that nearly ended his career as a shinobi. Lee feels others should show the same respect towards their opponents, and is disgusted whenever someone is unnecessarily cruel to their enemies. One of Lee's recurring themes throughout the series is his drive to succeed, believing with enough hard work and perseverance, he can surpass a natural genius.
He can be prone to depression when faced with setbacks.Naruto SD Rock Lee Go ending 1 Full Version
Neji, Lee's more talented teammate and rival, found Lee's efforts to be in vain, believing a "failure" could never defeat a "genius". As such, Lee became determined to defeat Neji in order to prove him wrong, though was met with defeat every time.
When Neji himself was defeated by Naruto Uzumakianother so-called "failure", he rejects his belief in fate and now holds great respect for Lee, believing that he will surpass the gifted with enough work. Lee dreams of victory in combat and love. After the exams, Lee's interest in Sakura went largely unaddressed in the manga, though it is sometimes referenced in the anime; while having a match with Lee, Naruto transformed into Sakura, distracting Lee long enough for Naruto to attack him.
These feelings apparently have changed by adulthood, as Lee ended up marrying someone else and had a son named Metal Lee. Appearance Lee while in the Academy, when first joining Team Guy, and as a genin. Rock Lee in Part II.