Shikamaru Nara
Naruto symbol
Art of Shikamaru.
Universe Naruto
First appearance Naruto - Chapter 34: Intruders?!
MG appearance(s) Super Smash Flash 2
Species Human
Gender Male
Alignment Good
Created by Masashi Kishimoto
Voiced by (Japanese) Shōtarō Morikubo
Voiced by (English) Tom Gibis
Company Pierrot

Shikamaru Nara (奈良シカマル) is one of the main supporting characters of the Naruto universe. He is a chūnin-level shinobi of Konohagakure's Nara clan and a member of Team Asuma. Along with his teammates; Chōji Akimichi and Ino Yamanaka, Shikamaru is also a member of the new generation of Ino-Shika-Chō, just like their fathers were before them.

In Super Smash Flash 2

He makes a minor cameo in Super Smash Flash 2, laying on a roof of the Ichiraku Ramen restaurant in the stage, Hidden Leaf Village. He is one of the numerous background characters in that stage, alongside Rock Lee, Chōji Akimichi, Gaara, Hinata Hyūga and Itachi Uchiha.