Team Kakashi encounter Itachi Uchiha, who had dealt them a bitter defeat in the past. Kakashi warns everyone not to look into Itachi’s Sharingan Eyes. Kakashi prepares to battle Itachi alone and tells Naruto to cover him from the back. At the same time, Guy and his team begin battling their bitter rival Kisame. Determined to pay back Guy for a past defeat, Kisame releases a powerful chakra to overwhelm the Leaf ninja. Soon, his jutsu has Neji, Lee and Tenten locked in a water prison.