Warning: Naruto manga spoilers ahead!!
The 59th volume of the greatest manga of all time, Naruto, will be released the Friday after next on February 3, 2012. The volume will be titled “Gathering of the Five Kage…!!” and will contain ten chapters, 556 – 565, covering the on-going 4th Great Ninja War! Specifically, the volume features the return of the real Madara Uchiha through Kabuto’s Impure World Resurrection technique and the five Kage uniting together to stop him! Additionally, in a separate location, Naruto and Bee take their talents to put a stop to Masked Madara, also known as Tobi or “No one”!
As for the North American version of Naruto manga volume 59, the release date has not yet been announced by Viz Media. We expect the hard copy version to be released as early as later this year! The 54th manga volume of Naruto was just released earlier in the month on January 3, 2012. Naruto manga volume 55 is scheduled for a March 6th release date while volume 56 is projected to be out on May 8th, volume 57 on July 3rd, and volume 58 on September 4th, 2012.