Originally Posted by KatrinaKatt
Pain wouldn't ever kill Naruto. He just wants to immobilize him.
I'm torn between whether I think the fox should show up or not. Honestly, I'm just going to wait and see. I know Naruto will get out of this somehow....It'll be cool either way
he meant his death when the kyuubi is extracted, pain already mentioned narutos death in the manga (if im not mistaken)