Sasuke finally catches up to Gaara, Temari, and Kankuro. Kankuro escapes with Gaara leaving Temari to face Sasuke. She uses her Ninja Art: Sand Storm to torment Sasuke. But Sasuke uses a Substitution Jutsu to overpower Temari and gets back into pursuit. Meanwhile, the Third Hokage and Orochimaru continue to battle. Beneath Orochimaru's mask, an unfamiliar young face appears and the Hokage is shocked. Orochimaru has taken over the body of a young man with his Immortality Jutsu. The next body Orochimaru targets is Sasuke!