Episodes 14-26 of the 'Naruto' anime spin-off series. Three years after the events of the original series, Naruto returns to his village of Konoha and embarks on a quest to save his friend Uchiha Sasuke from the grips of the snake-like Shinobi, Orochimaru. The episodes are: 'Naruto's Growth', 'The Secret Weapon is Called...', 'The Secret of Jinchuriki', 'The Death of Gaara!', 'Charge Tactic! Button Hook Entry!', 'Traps Activate! Team Guy's Enemy', 'Hiruko vs. Two Kunoichi!', 'Sasori's Real Face', 'Chiyo's Secret Skills', 'Father and Mother', 'The Third Kazegage', 'Three Minutes Between Life and Death' and 'Puppet Fight: 10 vs 100!'.