Kyuubi Vs Shukaku. Konoha’s and Suna’s Jinchuurikis face of in this exciting volume. Shukaku’s true self back into Gaara’s mind, as Naruto digs deep and begs for the last of the Kyuubi’s Chakra. Surging with power, Naruto delivers a killer headbutt to Gaara, scoring a KO as the monster dissolves into sand. But what about the unfinished battle between the Hokage and Orochimaru? As Konoha’s military forces manage to pull back the intruders, Hiruzen Sarutobi sacrifices his life in exchange with his enemy’s arms…What will he see before closing his eyes forever?