Hinata is a a young kunoichi from the Hidden Ninja Village of Konoha. She is very shy and lacks confidence in her own abilities, while having a secret crush on the main character Naruto. Despite being a supporting character in the series, she has many moments as a damsel in distress.

Times of Distress


Episode 149: What's the Difference? Don't All Insects Look Alike?

Episode 150: A Battle of Bugs: The Deceivers and the Deceived

Episode 151: Blaze Away Byakugan: This Is My Ninja Way

Episode 176: Run, Dodge, Zigzag! Chase or Be Chased!

Naruto Shippuden

Episode 97: The Labyrinth of Distorted Reflection

In this episode, Hinata battles Guren, a subordinate of Orochimaru. Despite her best efforts, Hinata is caught and encased in crystal by Guren who uses her as a hostage, threatening to shatter her.

Episode 98: The Target Appears

Continuing from the previous episode, is still caught in the crystal prison, but Naruto and her other teammates manage to rescue her and she is freed from the crystal.

Episode 426: The Infinite Tsukuyomi

In this episode, Hinata, as well as nearly the entire rest of the world, fall victim to Uchiha Madara's Infinite Tsukuyomi jutsu. The jutsu traps her mind in an illusory world where all her deepest desires are made reality. Rendered immobile by the jutsu, Hinata is then wrapped up by the roots of the World Tree and trapped in a cocoon where she will remain for an indefinite period of time until she is transformed into a White Zetsu. Hinata, as the well as the rest of the world, are later freed from the jutsu and cocoon by Naruto and Sasuke.