|(親しき友に…!!, Shitashiki Tomo ni…!!, Viz: For a Friend…!!)|
|Volume||Itachi and Sasuke, Brothers (#25)|
|Next||"Chidori vs. Rasengan!!"|
|Arc||Sasuke Recovery Mission|
Naruto tries to find the logic in killing one's closest friend. Sasuke attacks him, pointing out that nobody will interrupt their fight this time. Sasuke prepares his Chidori to kill Naruto. Naruto, intending to drag Sasuke back to Konoha, prepares his Rasengan. Their attacks collide with each other.