This is the article on the technique performed by the ninken. For the one performed using the Eight Gates, head to Crane Wing Formation.
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  • The formation is made mid-air in the shape of a crane…
  • …and the target below is immobilised.
Kanji 鶴翼の陣
Rōmaji Kakuyoku no Jin
Anime Naruto Shippūden Episode #240
Appears in Anime
Classification Taijutsu, Collaboration Techniques
Class Supplementary

After jumping into the air, the ninken attack the enemy from a circular formation reminiscent of a crane's wings. After surrounding the opponent(s), the hounds then bite the target's limbs rendering them unable to react as they plummet to the ground.