Fifteen years after the Fourth Great Ninja War, shadows came to the light and heroes made the greatest sacrifice. One young boy achieved his greatest dream of becoming Hokage, and the Five Ninja Villages allied together to achieve a fragile peace. It is now in the time of the next generation. The youth are coming forward, flourishing into new roles as genin. They look forward to starting their journeys and choosing their paths as shinobi in a modern world, filled with new technology and boundless opportunity! But, in the shadows lies a threat unseen. Old and new foes alike bide their time, hoping to undermine the delicate peace of the war torn lands. Will they succeed? Or will you be able to stop them? Begin your journey at Naruto Gaiden: Arise!