The Two Students
Shikaku and Inoichi are tracking down Pain and run into Naruto. Naruto requests that they let him talk with the real Pain alone.
Big Adventure! The Quest for the Fourth Hokage's Legacy, Part 1
Joined by Squad 10, Naruto and Sakura go on a quest to attain the ultimate secret technique!
Big Adventure! The Quest for the Fourth Hokage's Legacy, Part 2
Naruto and the others take on challenges in order to find the secret technique and break the previous record set by the Fourth Hokage.
Origin of Pain
Nagato, Yahiko, and Konan wander the battlefields in search of Jiraiya, hoping to learn ninjutsu from him.
The Tale of Naruto Uzumaki
Having heard Nagato's side of the story, Naruto gives his own answer. Naruto's words trigger Nagato to recall the promise he made long ago to Jiraiya.
Rookie Teacher Iruka
The Leaf Village is left in ruins in the wake of Pain's assault on the village. While cleaning through the remains of Ninja Academy, Iruka finds a memento from Naruto's early years at the academy.
Iruka finds it difficult to interact with Naruto. After being treated coldly by his teacher, Naruto snaps and declares he will no longer attend the academy.
Kakashi Hatake, The Jonin in Charge
An emergency council is held before the Feudal Lord of the Land of Fire. Danzo urges the council to select a new Hokage to replace Tsunade.
Inari's Courage Put to the Test
A happy reunion with the carpenter Tazuna and his grandson Inari reminds Naruto of an incident that took place after their first mission in the Land of Waves.