November 29, 2011
Asuma is mortally wounded and collapses. Shortly thereafter, Ino, Choji, Aoba and Raido appear as the team's backup. Hidan and Kakuzu prove to be a match for them too," but they're ordered back to the hideout by their ""leader"" to seal the Two Tails. They retreat", warning the group that they will return. Ino tries to treat Asuma with her medical jutsu, but fails, as Hidan's attacks had damaged his vital organs. Asuma leaves advice for his students," and whispers to Shikamaru the identity of the ""king"" that Konoha must protect. As he smokes a final cigarette", he dies.