Originally Posted by marti810
why doesnt naruto just gather more Natural Energy while hes laying on the floor? wouldnt that make sense. pein seems like one of those villians who likes to talk a lot, so let him talk and gather some NE while hes blabbering.
I think the Chakra rod in narutos hands would interfere with the balance of NE. So, naruto cant use NE unless he wants to be a frog.