To think that even the warlord could get chills was testament to how big the operation was.
The independence of Konoha was at stake and surely Naruto was desperate to call in strong arms to carry out this S-ranked mission…. was it even a mission? It felt like war was come again!
Madara heads the reconnaissance team, as was his specialty to seek out and abuse every hole in the enemy’s formation and defense. His team is the first to set out to meet a diplomatic team from Sunagakure at her borders for a stealthy shortcut to the tip of the Land of Tea.