Following a brief encounter with Tobi, the Akatsuki's true leader, Kakashi becomes one of the generals to participate in the war against Tobi's army.
Kakashi is assigned by his teacher, , to lead a mission that would turn the current war in Konoha's favor.
He also demonstrates exceptional skills of analysis and perception with enemies and his environment.
In fact, he could end up bedridden for an extended amount of time until his body recovers.
As Naruto and continue to battle against Tobi and his forces, Kakashi and Guy arrive to join the fight.
Reunion His Greatest Weakness Naruto returns from his training as does it has been two years since the group have seen each other and Kakashi has spent this time refining his skills in hopes of being able to stand up to when the battle comes.