Danger! Sage Mode Limit Reached
Naruto hits Pain with his Sage Jutsu-honed Wind Style Rasen Shuriken. Gamabunta, Gamahiro, and Gamaken take on the Summoning Creatures while Fukasaku and Shima prepare to break the Rinnegan's link.
Nine Tails, Captured!
Shikamaru and the other Leaf Ninja vow to find the real Pain. As they prepare to gather further information, Inoichi Yamanaka comes to an important realization…
Hinata steps in to face Pain. Ignoring Naruto's pleas, Hinata takes her battle stance and confesses to Naruto...
A transformed Naruto destroys the First Hokage's necklace in order to attack Pain. As the battle escalates, Naruto's tail count nears eight!
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!
Naruto comes face-to-face with Nagato and Konan, and asks to hear Nagato's side of the story.
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.