Because Kishi is jumping the shark.
Originally Posted by Ryoga-san
This was boring. Why the hell would they set up Itachi's jutsu only to have us wait 1+ month for the result of it?
Reminds me of that Bleach episode, they stop mid-fight with Grimjaw and Ichigo and throw a filler arc in. LMAO. ROFLMAO.
That sir is NOT BRILLIANT.