With the final round of the Chunin Exam only a month away, Naruto receives some special training from Jiraiya, one of the three legendary Sannin, to summon and master the chakra of the Nine-Tailed Fox Spirit within him. Can Naruto turn this dangerous force into a strength and overcome the odds, against the formidable Neji?
Meanwhile, a dark plan that affects the fate of the Hidden Leaf Village begins to reveal itself as the much-anticipated match between Sasuke and Gaara draws near!
Includes a storyboards booklet and an exclusive limited edition collector's "Summoning Creature" figurine, Gamabunta. Gamabunta is the first figurine in a series of six, hand-articulated and painted by Toynami, and comes with a collector's tray.
Contains 13 episodes.
DVD Features: Storyboard to Animation Comparison, Previews.
Spoken Languages: English, Japanese, English subtitles.
This is the UNCUT Version.
*Episode #30 - Interview with Liam O'Brien, the English voice of "Gaara of the Desert"
**Episode #73 - Interview with Kyle Hebert, the English voice of "Kiba Inuzuka"