Lockdown of Darkness
(暗黒の施錠, Ankoku no Sejō)
|Previous||The Jet-Black Signal Fire|
|Episode||Naruto: Shippūden #65 (Watch Online)|
|Arc||Twelve Guardian Ninja Arc|
|Japanese||July 3, 2008|
|English||January 26, 2011|
Lockdown of Darkness (暗黒の施錠, Ankoku no Sejō) is episode 65 of the Naruto: Shippūden anime.
With Konoha in complete darkness, the village struggles to defend against the four attackers who have sealed the entire village behind a barrier. The entire village is in a state of emergency. Asuma, commanded by Tsunade to follow Sora and Naruto, finally catches up to them. Asuma realises that the four invaders plan to annihilate the entire village using the lightning powers of the corpses that they stole. The revelation shocks Sora. As Asuma leaves to help hold off the attackers, he instructs Naruto to continue pursuing Sora.