The others are impressed by Kisame's resolution. The episode begins with the preview of episode 51 with Naruto Uzumaki, Sakura Haruno and Sai reuniting with Sasuke Uchiha who seeks Naruto's power and suppress the Nine-tailed Fox within his subconscious Learning that all of his friends were promoted to Chunin, Neji Hyuga as Jonin and Gaara as the Fifth Kazekage, Naruto gives a copy of Jiraiya's new book Make-Out Tactics to Kakashi Hatake, who challenges Naruto and Sakura for the bell retrieval test. A younger Naruto paints the villagers houses and runs away, while hearing them complain that there is no one to pay for the damages because Naruto has no parents. Kisame swims down and uses his Samehada to absorb Killer Bee's chakra. As the mist gets thicker, Kakashi strategizes with a plan to bind Zabuza.
Kabuto mobilizes his undead army and Madara mobilizes his Zetsu Army underground. Konan uses her six hundred billion paper bombs against Madara but he survives the attack because of Izanagi. Deidara tires a few attacks and blows which Gaara easily evades. Darui manages to seal Kinkaku with the help of Ino-Shika-Cho. Gaara's sand tries to chase Deidara who seems to flee on his paper bird around the sand village.
The argument stops, ninjas start forgiving each other and everyone praise Gaara. The episodes are based on the first twenty-seven volumes in Part I of the manga, while some episodes are just filler. Shin sees the drawing of both him and Sai holding hands which frees his soul. Internationally, I'd imagine your options are even worse. Kakashi makes his attack against Zabuza but Haku blocks the attack.
Neji uses his Byakugan and observes whats happening inside the caves and sees the Gedo statue and the nine Akatsuki members assembled. During the third phase of the exam, Sasuke confesses his desire to face Naruto in combat, and asks Kakashi to teach him the Chidori. Following the chunin exams, Sasuke is overpowered by a berserker named Gaara of the Sand who mocks his lack of hatred. Ino brings Sakura back to Konoha and has Tsunade check on her, who determines she has developed amnesia. Zaji, Omoi and Sai attack Zabuza and Haku from midair. Kakashi and his division continue their fight against the Seven Ninja Swordsmen of the Mist. She also revealed her origin from the Hidden Eddy Village, which is highly recognized for its powerful sealing techniques and being close ally of the Hidden Leaf Village.
At the outskirts of the Akatsuki hideout, Tokuma uses his Byakugan and discovers the Zetsu Army beneath them then relays their discovery to the Five Kage. Madara attempts to kill Naruto but Minato quickly saves Naruto from hidden explosion, and as Minato fled and places Naruto in safety Madara manages to release the Nine Tails from Kushina. Naruto remembers his Genjutsu breaking training sessions with Jiraiya and practically uses them to escape Itachi's genjutsu. After Motoi's confession, Naruto leaves the Waterfalls of Truth and heads to edge of the island where he thinks how to overcome his hatred and defeat his dark self. Kabuto and Deidara continue their assault on the island as they evade Onoki and his bodyguards Kurotsuchi and Akatsuchi.
Temari gets the bad news and worries about her brother and joins Team Kakshi. As the squid attacks again and Motoi is caught by its tentacles, Bee appears as the Eight Tails defeating the squid and saving Motoi. Madara enters a crypt where bodies of Nagato and Yahiko lying on paper flowers, then he obtains Nagato's Rinnegan. Pakkun joins with them and informs Team Guy about the cave in the Land of Rivers, The Akatsuki continues the extraction process. After the speech, the Allied Shinobi Forces now mobilize towards the enemy. Choji continues to recollect his past, about his kindness and the oath of being the next head of the Akamichi clan, and the butterfly who started as a simple yet kind caterpillar.
At the desert, orders from headquarters arrive telling Shikamaru to assist Darui's division and Temari becomes worried as they're facing a powerful Kekkei Tota shinobi. Enraged, Sasori sends his Iron Pyramid to crush Sakura but she remembers her strong training with Tsunade and with brute strength fends off Sasori's Iron Sand pyramid and prism that destroys the top of the cave. Kakashi recalls Naruto on their first mission as Naruto liked Haku and Zabuza because of their unique bond. While the Kage are impressed on Shikaku's plan, they also warn about Mu being a Kekkei Tota user that utilizes three chakra natures at the same time. Meanwhile at the Akatsuki hideout, Kabuto now summons his undead army composed of former members of Akatsuki, previous Kage, and other powerful ninja that include the Jinchuriki who died by the Akatsuki's actions. Sasori reforms his body and unleashes a hundred elite puppets.
Shortly after that, he finds out that Sasuke is the only survivor of the Uchiha Clan Massacre. Two and a half years have passed since Naruto left with Jiraiya to train. They recall their previous spar with Asuma when they're genin and Asuma lecturing Choji about his kindness. After beheading the clay bird with the Rasengan and sees Gaara, Naruto angrily attacks Deidara and accidentally uses his fox chakra, causing him to transform into the beast with two tails. Aburame Shibi insists Naruto go back. At the Hidden Cloud Village, the Five Kage discuss their strategy as the Akatsuki now knows Naruto's whereabouts and Onoki volunteers to head to the island. After Shikamaru recalling Asuma's last words, he scolded Choji and telling that they're not the ones to be protected but to stand up and protect others.