Naruto Shippuden to End Soon & Boruto Manga Enters New Arc

Naruto Shippuden had its 10th anniversary on Wednesday. To celebrated this major milestone, the anime released double episodes the following day.

The newest issue of Weekly Shonen Jump has confirmed that Naruto Shippuden’s theme song, Absolutely (絶絶, Zetsu Zetsu) by Swimy is the LAST theme song of the series. The single of Zetsu Zetsu song will be released on 22nd February.

No exact date of when the last episode of Naruto Shippuden will air has been given yet, but the series will transition to Boruto: Naruto Next Generations anime which begins on April 2017. The Boruto anime series will keep Kishimoto’s art style unlike its manga.

Speaking of Boruto: Naruto Next Generations Manga, it will begin a NEW arc with its upcoming chapter 10, set to be released officially on 27th February 2017. The chapter will be 44 pages long including colour page. Volume 3 of Boruto Manga will also be released on the 27th February.