Lightning Release (雷遁, Raiton, English TV: Lightning Style) is one of the five basic elemental Chakra Styles. It is performed by vibrating Chakra and increasing the frequency, allowing for sharpness and fast movement, giving its users the ability to generate electricity. Lightning Release is most common among the Ninja of Kumogakure in the Land of Lightning and is most regularly affiliated with the Ram seal.
Relationship with other Natures
On the Elemental Wheel, Lightning Release is aligned with the Core Nature Transformation of Yin Release, being an energy-based Element.
- Lightning is strong against Earth, because it can easily travel through and break the ground apart. However, it is weak against Wind because it is a natural electrical insulator.