[Insert text: Danzou heads for the summit!]
Danzou: Fuu, Torune, stay here. // Terai, I leave the Kabuto issue to you... / Go.
Terai: Yes, sir!
Danzou: Now, then... it is time for me to depart for the Summit of the Five Kages. // Excluding special cases, each Kage is permitted only two shinobi as escorts. // I have decided that, as the two most reliable shinobi in Root, you are to be trusted with this task. // Masks are forbidden; remove them.
[no text just faces]
Fuu: What measure of arms should we prepare to fulfil our guard duties...?
Danzou: No need to worry about things like that, Fuu; I leave it up to you.
Fuu: Yes, sir.
Danzou: Torune. Have your subordinates keep watch over Naruto. // I do not expect Sai to betray Root, but still... / As an extra precaution.
Torune: Yes, sir.
Danzou: Ensure that the Kyuubi is under no circumstances permitted to leave the village.
Karui: *pant* // *pant* // *pant* // *pant* // *pant*
Karui: Let's get this clear! / No matter how long I keep this up, it's not gonna change a thing! // I'm gonna carry on until you spit out what you know about Sasuke!
Karui: Don't get in my way. // I'm only doing what this idiot wanted me to.
Naruto: ...Sai...... // Get out of here...
Sai: Naruto... // There is no need for you to subject yourself to this for the likes of Sasuke.
Naruto: ...Shaddup......... // I can do... what I like...
Flashback!Naruto: You know, I used to hate Sasuke's guts. // ...But in the end, the time we spent together was a lot of fun. // Sasuke's my friend. // A bond that I finally managed to make...
Sai: Sasuke... has done nothing but hurt you all this time. // ...If it were me...
Karui: If you're gonna get in my way, I'll kick your ass as well, dammit!
Karui: ?! // Enough of this, Karui! / Hitting these people until they collapse on the ground isn't going to change a thing. // You realise that, surely?!
Omoi: This boy promised that he would lend us his aid in rescuing Killer Bee-sama.
Karui: The heck~? Aren't you gonna go questioning whether he really means what he's saying and all that, like you usually do? / This isn't like you at all!
Omoi: Going this far to avoid selling out a comrade... / They may be enemies, but I can't help liking them. // A man doesn't make statements like his lightly.
Omoi: It doesn't matter how much you hit him; this guy isn't going to sell out Sasuke. // I know his type; once he's said something, he sticks to it no matter what.
Samui: Omoi, Karui... how is the investigation going?
Omoi: Ah! Captain Samui!
Samui: You haven't been causing trouble or anything, I hope.
Omoi: The important thing is that we've found out Killer Bee-sama might be alive! / We're going to help him! // First things first - we have to find Akatsuki's hideout!
Samui: And what then? / You think we can prevail against opponents who defeated Killer Bee-sama...? / ...Furthermore, you mean to seek out Akatsuki's bases, when we do not even know how many they may have...? // Our priority is gathering and analysing information - it will make things far quicker! / We cannot make this a repeat of the Yugito incident. // We will take what information we can find, and take it directly to the Raikage-sama! / There is too much for us to deal with alone.
Naruto: Y... You've gotta... take me...... with you... / I want... to help save that Jinchuuriki of yours.........
Naruto: And there's something... I want to talk to the Raikage about...
Karui: To the Raikage-sama?! Stop screwing around!
Samui: Karui... // (So this boy is Naruto... the same Uzumaki Naruto all the Konoha villagers were talking about...)
Flashback!Villager: Who would've thought that Naruto could pull all this off for us...?! // That's the kind of guy you call a hero... he's gonna be Hokage one day!
Samui: The Raikage is currently on the move, and as such less thoroughly guarded than usual... // We cannot allow an unknown quantity such as yourself to meet with him.
Samui: Come alone, Karui, Omoi! We have permission to inspect the village's files on Sasuke and Akatsuki. / Copying it all down will take a while; you two are going to have to help me.
Naruto: Could you take me... to Kakashi-sensei and Captain Yamato...?
Sai: I think you should have Sakura-san take a look at this...
Naruto: Nah... if she sees me like this, it'll just make things complicated again. // Besides, I'm a quick healer, so it's no big deal. // ...... // Sai...... I'm sorry about back there...
Naruto: Thanks for what you did.
Sai: ......... // Not at all...
Kakashi: Well, you certainly got yourself a find beating.
Flashback!Kakashi: I see... Naruto did a thing like that...
Flashback!Sai: These bonds that Naruto and Sakura share with Sasuke, that are bringing them all this pain... / ...are they truly all that precious? // Why must they put themselves through all of this......?
Flashback!Kakashi: Sai... Your job is to keep watch over Naruto, correct?
Flashback!Sai: ......I... I, ah.........!!
Flashback!Kakashi: No need to hide it... I know... / But jumping in to help Naruto like you did... that wasn't something a mere spy would do. // You must be beginning to realise it yourself by now...... Sai.
Sai: I... I'm sorry.
Kakashi: I think you need to get some proper rest for a while...
Naruto: I'm going to meet the Raikage!!
Kakashi: Meet him and do what?
Yamato: The Kage Summit is just around the corner! / All villages are to refrain from moving out any more than necessary, or undertaking any extreme missions during this period!
Naruto: I'm gonna convince him to forgive Sasuke!
Yamato: You do not even have the charm that helps to keep your abilities under control! As a Jinchuuriki, you should not be leaving the village! // And even aside from that, in your last battle you transformed all the way up to the eighth tail! / Thankfully for all of us, an emergency seal activated and suppressed the Kyuubi once more, but what about the next time? // Furthermore, I am busy right now with my duties reconstructing the village! I cannot accompany you everywhere!
Naruto: I met with the Fourth.
Naruto: It was the Fourth who stopped my Kyuubi transformation back then.
Yamato: Wh... What do you mean? The Fourth is already......
Kakashi: The Shiki Fuujin is still not well-understood. / I daresay he must have incorporated his own mental energy into the seal.
Naruto: ......And when I met him, he told me a few things. // About how the Kyuubi attack sixteen years ago was the work of that mask-wearing guy from Akatsuki! / And he was strong enough that even the Fourth couldn't beat him!
Naruto: The Fourth told me that he's the one behind everything! / Pain was just being used by him! // If Sasuke has joined Akatsuki, then that just means Sasuke's being used by that guy as well!
Kakashi: It's just as Jiraiya-sama feared... // To think... that the incident sixteen years ago was that man's work... // ...That man possessed a Sharingan. // The only man of the Uchiha tribe... / ...who left this village bearing a grudge against it, and bears the power to summon the Kyuubi... is Madara.
Yamato: Madara... Who knows what that man is capable of... // You think he may still be alive...?
Flashback!Kyuubi: The power of those eyes... and that Chakra more sinister even than my own... It is just the same as Uchiha Madara all those years ago...
Naruto: Who exactly is Madara?
Kakashi: A man who once led the Uchiha clan; it is told that he fought with the First Hokage and was defeated. // This information must be passed on to the higher-ups. / Sai!
Kakashi: Tell the Hokage about this, would you?
Sai: Ah... Yes...
Kakashi: Naruto! // What else did the Fourth... / ...say to you?
Kakashi: Fathers tend to have an awful lot to talk to their sons about, don't they?
Naruto: !! // ......
Naruto: He said that he... // ...believed in me!!
Kakashi: All right! // Let's get you off to meet the Raikage! / Yamato and I will accompany you!
Danzou: Mm. // It has been a while since I took part in battle... this is a perfect opportunity to give this old body a little exercise... // Don't do a thing......... / I can handle this.
[Insert text: Danzou reveals... a Sharingan...!!]
[TN: ...Well, it was only a matter of time XD]
Have you shown your appreciation today? Click the thanks button or write your appreciation below!
31 members and 17 guests have thanked cnet128 for this release
One Eyed Sharingan, dylec, 4ghost, Card, yudman, jodi, Phoenix946, mukaiba, hollisesco, juUnior, Goji, Black/Light, MasterDeva, Josear XIII, elango, Tweaker, Linkmasta, eyesotope, Nadim, Keiko13, Moroboshi, Wannabe, Alabanda, Gama, arimareiji, sticke4, Imperial_dao, gaffbr, Hentez
Quick Browse Translators
Quick Browse Manga
Translations of this Chapter
Latest Site Releases
|Mar 1, 2015||Hinomaru-Zumou||38||aegon-r...|
|Mar 1, 2015||Bleach||616||BadKarma|
|Feb 28, 2015||Assassination...||129||aegon-r...|
|Feb 27, 2015||Bleach||615||BadKarma|
|Feb 27, 2015||One Piece||777||cnet128|
|Feb 27, 2015||Bleach||616||cnet128|
|Feb 27, 2015||Gintama||531||kewl0210|
|Feb 27, 2015||Gintama||531||Bomber...|
|Feb 26, 2015||Toriko||314||kewl0210|
|Feb 26, 2015||Shokugeki no Souma||107||Eru13|