Re: Why would kishi foreshadow that Tobi is Obito so much ?
Look, all this foreshadowing still didn't make Obito an obvious guess. Just look on the polls done here on the base - most people thought it was Izuna.
Originally Posted by alexu9696
Tobi's identity was something far more important than 6th coffin content or the power that Itachi bestowed upon Naruto. It was a mystery that Kishi wanted us to try to solve, as opposed to the others, for which Kishi wanted us to wait.
And because he wanted us to solve it, he had to leave hints behind. Of course he needed plot holes too, thanks to them some people didn't believe and still don't believe Tobi is Obito, some even say this chapter wasn't canon.