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With this technique, a translucent string is attached to a shuriken, making it possible to alter its path after having thrown it. An expert of this technique will have the ability to freely glide the shuriken(s) in any direction with just a single movement of their fingertip.
The first attack is not designed to hit the enemy and is usually avoided and, after a time-lag of several seconds, it will come from behind. Depending on the performance and skill of the user, the possible tactics this technique offers can be near infinite. This technique can be further altered by predicting an opponents movements, requiring a Sharingan.