In the Itachi vs Sasuke fight, Itachi reveals to Sasuke that he was ordered by the village elders to wipe out their entire clan, including their parents. Sasuke becomes enraged and attacks Itachi with his full power, but Itachi easily deflects all of his attacks. As the fight progresses, Itachi begins to suffer from a terminal illness and starts coughing up blood. In a final act of love for his brother, Itachi uses a powerful genjutsu to show Sasuke the truth about their family’s massacre and dies peacefully in front of him.
June 4, 2020