Kazekage Rescue Arc
Aesthetics of an Instant - 瞬間の美学 (Shunkan no Bigaku)
Naruto loses all reason to anger and is gradually taken over by the Nine-Tailed Fox Spirit. Having been forewarned by Jiraiya, Kakashi narrowly manages to suppress the Nine-Tailed Fox.
"Hero's Come Back!!" by nobodyknows
"Michi ~ to you all" by aluto
Points of Interest
- In this episode, it's the first time Kakashi has seen the Nine-Tails Cloak.
- The technique of the Nine-Tail's Cloak is first named in this episode.
- Anko Mitarashi is seen walking through the street of the the Leaf Village during Kakashi's flashback of his talk with Jiraiya.
- The kanji on the seal that Jiraiya gave Kakashi is 押(o), and it's the first kanji in 押える (osaeru), which means "to stop" or "to restrain".
- Deidara would not actually die in this suicide bombing attack. He appears later in the next episode
- Tenten appears briefly in the closing theme scene. She's sitting down and looking depressed as everyone else looks to to sunset. This is the last episode this ending appears.
Ninja Academy Okmake:
- In the omake after the credits, Kakashi teaches Naruto about the Nine-tailed Demon Fox, how it was sealed into Naruto, and the abilities it has given him. Though, Naruto fell asleep during the lesson.
Moves This Episode
Mangekyo Sharingan - Kamui
|Naruto Uzumaki||Nine-Tails Cloak: 1 Tail|
Nine-Tails Cloak: 2 Tails
|Tenten||Shuriken Multiplication Jutsu|
|Maight Guy||Severe Leaf Hurricane|
|Neji Hyuga||8 Trigrams - Air Palm|