Steel Release
Steel armour
Kanji 鋼遁
Rōmaji Kōton
Literal English Steel Release
English TV Steel Style
Novel Gaara Hiden: A Sandstorm Mirage
Movie Naruto Shippūden the Movie: The Will of Fire
Appears in Novel, Movie
Classification Kekkei Genkai, Ninjutsu
Known Wielders


The Steel Release (鋼遁, Kōton, Viz: Steel Style) is a combined nature transformation kekkei genkai. It is unknown what elements this nature entails.



  • In Sasuke Shinden, a member of the Purple Moon Religion is able to create steel weapons from the surroundings. Sasuke Uchiha describes it as a powerful ability that he's never seen before, but beyond that the ability isn't explained.

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  • Steel release possible components?

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    • Timeline doesn't really confirm their canon status. So, novels still aren't canon anyway.
    • I dont think im allowed to post but im sure it was in a interview for kishimoto where the timeline was actually shown, meaning otherwise it...
  • Steel Release

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    • The manga doesn't make a difference between normal and advanced natures that way. Both are called "seishitsuhenka". Mokuton is j...
    • Omnibender- By the logic being presented by Seel, it's a four element combo, as you have to combine two elements to make one, two elements...
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