At the same time however, she is not afraid of objecting to Tsunade's decisions or voicing her opinion as seen when she even alerted the Konoha Council to Tsunade's intention to send Naruto on a mission that Shizune thought would put him in great peril, which would at times strain their relationship. Sometime after Menma was born, the Black Nine-Tails was removed from Kushina and sealed within her child. Naruto was deeply distraught by Neji's death, which Obito tried to use as an example of the needless death that resistance caused and that could be solved in the new world he wanted to create. As this would also mean Minato's death, and consequently give Naruto a horrible and lonely life, Kushina naturally objected. Now rapidly improving, Naruto competes with Sasuke to finish the training, each determined to outdo the other. Sometime after the death of Obito, Rin is captured and is made the jinchuriki of the Three-Tails. Obito continued trying to convince Naruto to stop, but he ignored him. Naruto retrieves Gaara's body, but seeing it drives him over the edge: he furiously attacks Deidara and beats him mercilessly into the ground. When Naruto woke up, he had Obito send him back to the real world. Hiruzen decided it would be best if nobody knew Naruto was related to Minato so that Minato's enemies wouldn't come after him.
As Minato performed the sealing, and already at the point of death, Kushina told Naruto how much she loved him and gave him her best advice for the future; her final act in this world was to fill her son with as much of her love as possible. Beneath this, she wears mesh armour, which is partially exposed on her sleeveless left-hand-side. Senjutsu Sage wrote: yeah they were destroyed because nations feared them, because of how adept they were in sealing jutsu. To demonstrate that they mean nothing to him, Sasuke quickly neutralises them all. Though he has yet to display any special abilities from the artificial arm's unique cellular composition, like the Wood Release or self-sustaining without nourishment, the arm has further augmented his stamina and healing capacities. When they receive news that Asuma died in battle with members of Akatsuki , they take a break to attend Asuma's funeral. Naruto agreed and spent the week trying to perfect the Rasengan, but has no success and collapses from exhaustion. Determined to protect his friends, Naruto creates an army of shadow clones to relentlessly batter Gaara, forcing him to fully transform into Shukaku, to which Naruto responds by summoning Gamabunta. The Second Hokage teleported him to Obito and he attacked with a Rasengan, which successfully damaged Obito; Naruto noticed that Gamakichi's attack wasn't neutralised and realised Obito was vulnerable to senjutsu.
Part II: cm 1. After rescuing her, he informed her that he had always admired her red hair. In the Academy, Naruto became a student of Iruka Umino , who acted as a surrogate older brother to keep him in line and help him work harder. Main article: Fourth Shinobi World War: Climax Shadow clones arrived at all the remaining battlefields, securing Impure World Reincarnations, weeding out the Zetsu that had infiltrated the Alliance's ranks, and defeating any other remaining Zetsu. While originally failing constantly with a basic illusionary clone, after briefly studying the Scroll of Seals , he learned to create shadow clones on a mass scale. She has blue eyes and straight, shoulder-length blonde hair cut in an asymmetrical bob style. Upon arrival, the Raikage rejected Naruto's request even with Kakashi and Yamato's assistance and berated him for defending a criminal. While the survivors regroup, Madara tried to summon the Nine-Tails. Just as the hatred almost consumed him, he heard a small, clear voice speaking to him as Kushina appeared before him.
Main articles: Shikamaru Hiden novel and Shikamaru Hiden anime Naruto ran into Shikamaru early one morning and they discussed their heavy workloads for the Shinobi Union. Shizune is a fair-skinned woman of average height and slender build with onyx eyes and jet-black hair; her hair is straight and shoulder-length with bangs that cover her ears and frame her face. The team soon infiltrated Toneri's castle and after locating Hinata, Naruto went after her while the others rescued Hanabi. Overjoyed, Kushina tearfully hugged Naruto, and thanked him for letting her and Minato be his parents before she completely faded away, finally able to pass on in peace. With his last breath, he thanked Naruto for calling him a genius all those years ago. Forced to fend for themselves, Obito sought out Naruto, criticising him for wasting his energy protecting others. As the two near exhaustion, Kurama mustered enough chakra for Naruto to make one last attack, but Sasuke absorbed it. The Rasenshuriken injures Naruto's arm after use and he is forbidden to use the technique ever again. Willing to sacrifice herself for Minato and Naruto; her thanks to them for giving her such a happy life.
Main article: Paradise Life on a Boat. Naruto and Sasuke engaged him as well, but were nearly killed, saved only by Naruto using his chakra arms to link to Minato so he could teleport them to safety. During his battle with Pain, Naruto briefly wore a short-sleeved red coat with a black flame pattern around the hem and carried a large scroll on his back. Kakashi finds Zabuza's death suspicious and decides to train the team in case he returns. While resting, the team cherishes the memories of Obito before heading off to complete their mission. According to Jiraiya, Kushina was also talkative and tomboyish. When he arrived to speak with them, however, he found them being attacked by the same boy from Sasuke's report. They did so, joining forces with the First Hokage against him, but right before he could seal him, Madara put one final fail-safe into effect: he had Black Zetsu force Obito to revive him. Naruto refused because the medicine smelled like fish. Moved by Naruto's determination to create a better world, Nagato decided to put his trust in Naruto and sacrificed his own life to revive all the people he had killed in Konoha.
After joining Team Kakashi , Naruto worked hard to gain the village's acknowledgement all the while chasing his dream to become Hokage. Tobi attempts to use a hidden jutsu to attack the teams, but fails at it. Both woke up later to find that much of the Valley of the End had been destroyed, that they had each lost an arm, and that neither could move. With further advice from Kakashi, Naruto finds his solution using two shadow clones: one helps him form the Rasengan and the other adds his wind nature. His sons' conflict had continued through the centuries, with their chakra reincarnated every generation in new individuals to fight anew; Naruto was the current reincarnation of Asura, while Sasuke was the reincarnation of Indra. Despite being a genin, Naruto was selected to succeed Kakashi and become the Seventh Hokage. Main article: Six-Tails Unleashed. He also reveals that he is now able to fully control the Ten-Tails.
As the two near exhaustion, Kurama mustered enough chakra for Naruto to make one last attack, but Sasuke absorbed it. Kakashi and Pakkun arrive late and failing to retrieve Sasuke, leave with Naruto. When Obito finally becomes the TenTail's Jinchuriki, he struggles to control his new body. After Jiraiya was killed by the Akatsuki leader, Pain , Shizune was left in charge of examining the body he had captured. Konohagakure Allied Shinobi Forces. Uzumaki Clan. When Naruto and Hinata later learned that Sakura had been kidnapped by Kido Tsumiki , they joined with Kakashi in going to rescue her. She often gets comically worked up over any irrational decision Tsunade makes. Replacing Sasuke on the team is Sai , whom Naruto actually encounters earlier and dislikes, declaring him an inferior version of Sasuke.