The Battle Begins!!
Sasuke’s vegeance knows no bounds, and when Naruto finally confronts him about their past, an old conflict resumes. Reunited with his former classmates, Naruto must determine who are his true friends and who means to do him harm. But when Sasuke faces off against Danzo, hidden allies emerge on both sides!
About the Author
Author/artist Masashi Kishimoto was born in 1974 in rural Okayama Prefecture, Japan. After spending time in art college, he won the Hop Step Award for new manga artists with his manga Karakuri (âMechanismâ). Kishimoto decided to base his next story on traditional Japanese culture. His first version of Naruto, drawn in 1997, was a one-shot story about fox spirits; his final version, which debuted in Weekly Shonen Jump in 1999, quickly became the most popular ninja manga in Japan.