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This is Naruto from...Naruto. He is a ramen-eating ninja with whisker marks on his face. What if he didn't have those whisker marks? What would he look like? According to 2ch, Japan's largest bulletin board, he'd look pretty damn handsome.

Here are a handful of fan images of Naruto, sans whisker marks and head protector. The character looks like your typical ikemen ("イケメン" or "handsome guy") from Japanese anime.


And minus the trademark spiky hair.


In case you missed it, here's a collection of handsome (and pretty) Naruto cosplayers.

ナルトのヒゲ消したらサスケよりイケメンになったwwwwwwwwww [2ch]

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