Meanwhile, Dokku takes care of the orphans, while Miina, due to trauma, became mute. Upon his arrival, he sees Jinpachi Munashi and Kushimaru Kuriarare, who are affronted that Kakashi was wielding the Kubikiribōchō. A group of rogue Sumo Wrestlers attack the children, but they are saved by the mothers of Konoha, who fight back against the intruders. Heading back, Konohamaru is again alerted that people are attacking the village on the west side, and this time, the rumors are true. Seeking an explanation, Shizune tells the two of Tsunade's two great loves and loss which led up to her current state. He tries to get the location of the remaining pieces of the village treasure entrusted to Dokku, however Miina is able to discern his true nature, revealing him to be a reanimated corpse.
While Tsunade allows Naruto to enter the war, an unconvinced Ay makes a final move to take the boy out at lightning speed. The beast grabs Naruto to absorb chakra, which the Nine-Tails gladly shares. Elsewhere, Ameyuri merciless attacks the members of Yurui's unit. Naruto tried to stop Disonasu from ascending the tower, only to face his clone after he absorbed some of the tower's power and transformed a Hydra-tailed fox monster. Kabuto then reveals himself and summons more reanimated corpses who Naruto and Sakura engage in battle. As the Leaf group retreats, Minato compliments Bee's ability. Meanwhile, Leo decides to save their teacher by giving the mysterious iron bars which were mentioned earlier by the Tonika Village Head.
While Tsunade watched, Naruto argues to Ay about his wanting support his friends who are fighting for him. October 11, 2012 2012-10-11 February 28, 2015 As he and Ay exchange blows, Killer Bee laments to Ay out he is overprotecting him after reminding his foster brother that he urged him to develop his Tailed Beast when he became Raikage after his father's death. After Hidan's clone body breaks down due to the shorten life spans of the snakes composing his body, Deidara is controlled by Kabuto to escape Kakashi. While inside the hall, Kabuto, along with two reincarnated puppets, approaches with Disonasu, revealing the village leader's betrayal. Meanwhile in the wasteland outside of The Hole, the reanimated Deidara and Hidan begin a heated debate after slaughtering some of the village guards. Deidara tries to fight back and keeps on moving while thinking how to make his Super Ultimate Art a blast.
By that time, Miina is able to get through Naruto, regaining control as he assumed a new form to save Shiseru after telling Dokku to go forward and stop the Ama no Hoko. Kabuto then places a talisman into the creature but finds it difficult to control. After Black Zetsu relays this information, Tobi makes his presence known on the coastline as he summons the Gedo Statue to hold off his enemies long enough to acquire the Kohaku no Johei and the Benihisago to obtain Kinkaku and Ginkaku's Nine Tails chakra. The two are eventually able to stave off the Kiri-nin's attack until Ran returns with the Sealing Team who promptly seal away Kushimaru and Jinpachi. On their way there, they confess their love for each other and decide to get married if they survive before portions of the ground start to sink, with Dokku keeping Shiseru from falling. After telling her to flee, the four begin to battle, and it ends up that Kakashi is left momentarily blinded by Jinpachi's explosion.
Some power resided on the hole many centuries ago. As he stands on a lagoon, Sasuke appears which Deidara becomes enraged. Pakura confronts Maki and reveals that she was actually send as a sacrificial offering from their village to be killed by the Hidden Mist ninja. Disonasu escapes and Hidan faces Shikamaru. Dokku gives Naruto his forehead protector, stating that he believes in him. Deidara activates the Explosive Clay on the bodies of the resurrected individuals, as Hidan uses his ritual against Team Asuma, and Sakura got restrained by Hayate and the others.
Meanwhile, the rest of Konoha 11, along with Kakashi, Shiseru, Yamato and Sai moved out to the area. Regretting that she could not assign more people to the mission because of recent incidents elsewhere, the team sets out nonetheless. There is also a side story arc. Maki, Pakura's student, wants to train with her despite being tired from the previous skirmish and Pakura praises Maki for her fighting prowess. As a fight ensues, between the two sides as Yamato and Sai rejoin with their team-mates, a flashback of the destruction of the village shows the reincarnated shinobi as the cause. After the attack, Naruto and Sakura join up with Shiseru, Yamato and Sai going with the rest of the guards.
Still skeptic, Pakura attempts to attack but she was stopped by Omoi and Zaji. While inside the underground hall in the Tonika Village, Naruto, unconscious and strangled by snakes, meets the Nine-Tails again in his subconscious. Though Ay initially protested, believing that Tsunade should perform the surgery, the Sannin allays his fears somewhat. At dawn, the reanimated ninja sprawl out and resume killing Allied ninja on the field. The snakes, now enfused with the Nine-Tails' chakra solidify into a miniaturized four-tailed demon fox form.
Their bond improves as they go on missions together prior to A receiving advice from Bee's cousin prior to his death and Bee becoming the Eight Tails Jinchuriki. Ay explains that both Bee and Naruto, as Jinchuriki, are extremely valuable and intends to keep them safe even if it is against their will. The sixth feature film, , was released on July 28, 2012. Earlier, A White Zetsu in a samurai's clothing approaches Deidara and tries to break Deidara's containment. But Ay decides to simply kill Naruto with Bee quickly saving the younger Jinchūriki. Shino reveals that his Rock-Paper-Scissors is his hand signal and used his insect clone. After their sparring match, Pakura advises Maki to be strong so she can protect her loved ones and the village.
After seeing the state of the patient, Tsunade requires that they tell her what had happened. Dokku tries to save Naruto, who is still unconscious. The Fifth division corners Deidara and as he cannot fight back, they capture him again. Back at the medical center, Sakura tells Neji that Shizune is treating Tonton's sprained leg injury. The Konoha-nin investigates Kabuto's intention in the meanwhile.