After over two hundred years of conflict, the shinobi world has finally reached a period of relative peace. The five great nations had at first settled into an uneasy era of reconstruction after the fourth great shinobi war, but as their villages began to prosper so too did the rest of the world. Unfortunately, nothing lasts forever- especially in a world as dynamic and ever-changing as this one. Who knows? The increasing number of rogue ninja and minor border skirmishes here and there might be all that is necessary to bring back the wars of legend.