Konoha, once a sanctuary of democracy and freedom, is now plagued by distrust and surveillance, as revealed in a conversation between Shikamaru, Kawaki, and Sarada. The sensor unit in Konoha is capable of accurately determining the whereabouts of everyone in the village and requires no privacy, implying a totalitarian system. Konoha’s current state of distrust reflects its history of violence and repression, threatening the village’s peace and prosperity.
Warning: This article contains SPOILERS from Boruto: Two Blue Vortex #4If there is a constant inside Naruto And Boruto, the idea that Konoha is a sanctuary for its citizens and outsiders who choose to live according to its rules and customs. While evil may lurk outside its walls, and sometimes break in momentarily; none of which has ever damaged its democratic, freedom-loving core. Unfortunately, Boruto: Two Blue Vortex is tragically changing that.
Hidden at the foot of the Hokage Rock, in the Land of Fire, lies Konoha Village, one of the five villages known to have produced the greatest shinobi in history. Thanks to the power of its shinobi, Konoha emerged from the Third Ninja War as the strongest ninja village in the world. For the most part, that power scared other nations away from attempts to attack or invade Konoha.
Accordingly, the village enjoyed a long period of peace. Without needing to worry about threats and invasions, Konoha could invest on its own. Thanks to that, the villagers are increasingly developing, prosperous and happy. While external threats remained a concern, life in the Konoha community remained healthy, cooperative, and good. All of this is what makes Boruto’s totalitarianism so cruel.
Shikamaru, Kawaki and Sarada reveal Konoha’s surveillance state
While this optimistic and warm idea of Konoha may have been the case, it no longer holds true in the Two Blue Vortex era. Nowhere is this clearer than the conversation between Shikamaru, Kawaki, and Sarada in Buruto: Two Blue Vortex Chapter #4 when Kawaki wonders if Boruto is receiving help from someone in the village’s sensory unit. Are not. Shikamaru responded by revealing that the sensory unit’s communications were under constant surveillance, and so he would know immediately if anyone in the unit was helping Boruto. Sarada questions both Shikamaru and Kawaki’s distrust of Boruto. In doing so, she revealed that Shikamaru and Kawaki had been using Eida’s ability to listen to any conversation to spy on the villagers of Konoha.
The Sensory Unit is a special operations group comprised of “sensor-type” shinobi capable of sensing or identifying the presence of others from their chakra aura.
The conversation was short but filled with insight into the authoritarianism behind Konoha’s sunny smile. First, there is the fact that the whereabouts of everyone in the village at any given time can be determined and pinpointed through the sensor unit. Second, there is the reality that members of the sensory unit have no reasonable expectation of privacy. Because this ability is not something a person can just take and wear at work, Shikamaru’s monitoring of team members’ communications must include their lives outside of work. Last and most shocking is the use of Eida to listen to any conversation, past or present. All of this is being done without the public’s knowledge.
Konoha’s history of violence and repression
Konoha’s current state of distrust stems from its early days. Back then, the community mainly consisted of the Senju clan and the Sasuke clan – two clans that had previously tried to kill each other. This led to great distrust in the village. There was also a time, after the Nine-Tailed Beast’s attack, that tensions between the village leadership and Sasuke’s clan became violent. However, since then, Konoha has maintained a free, stable, and democratic administration. Unfortunately, the recent turn to the dark side does not bode well for continued peace and prosperity Boruto: Two blue tornadoes.
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