The tension between Naruto and Gaara builds, and Naruto finds himself not only understanding his rival but also sympathizing with him. But that doesn't mean he's gone soft. As Gaara continues to mutate, Naruto prepares for the fight of his life!
- Number 127: To Feel Alive...!!
- Number 128: Exceeding One's Limits...!!
- Number 129: To Hurt...!!
- Number 130: Love...!!
- Number 131: The Name Gaara...!!
- Number 132: The Two...Darkness and Light
- Number 133: Those Who Are Strong...!!
- Number 134: Naruto's Ninja Handbook!
- Number 135: The Gale-Like Battle...!!