Kazekage Rescue Arc
Run, Kankuro - 疾走れカンクロウ (Hashire Kankurō)
Gaara, his strength completely exhausted, is whisked away by Deidara. Kankuro ignores Baki’s efforts to stop him and immediately sets out in pursuit with a platoon to rescue Gaara.
"Hero's Come Back!!" by nobodyknows
"Nagare Boshi ~Shooting Star~" by: HOME MADE Kazoku
Points of Interest
- For the first time in the series, the Naruto opening song "Hero's Come Back" is played before the episode begins.
- Early in this episode Sasori mentions never coming back. He was born in the Hidden Sand Village.
- Sasuke Uchiha only appears this episode in a picture in Naruto's room.
- Though Kakashi was in the ANBU Black Ops, he is missing the spiraled tattoo all the members have.
- Minato Namikaze, Rin, and Obito appear briefly in this episode as seen in the picture in Kakashi's room.
- Sasori used to be the owners of Kankuro's puppets and they were passed down to him after Sasori abandoned them in the village.
Hidden Leaf Omake:
- After the credits, a chibi Naruto hosts a special omake. In it, Naruto explains the second half of the Chunin Exams in the Forest of Death.
Moves This Episode
|Deidara||Detonating Clay - C2: Owl|
|Kankuro||Summoning Jutsu: Crow/Black Ant/Salamander|
Puppet Master Jutsu