Naruto Shippuden the Movie 4: The Lost Tower to North America in September

Posted on June 21, 2013

In October of 2012, Viz Media released Naruto Shippuden the Movie 3: The Will of Fire. This year, the company behind the English dub of Naruto is bringing Naruto Shippuden the Movie 4: The Lost Tower to North America!

The movie is scheduled to be released on September 17, 2013 for both DVD and Blu-ray with English and Japanese audio and English subtitles. The animated short “Naruto, The Genie and Three Wishes” will also be included on the same disc as the movie.

Online retailer is selling the DVD version for $14.99 and the Blu-ray version for $19.99. Below is the official plot description from Viz Media for Naruto Shippuden the Movie 4: The Lost Tower:

The Rogue Ninja Mukade is about to be caught by Naruto’s team when he summons forth the power of the Ley Line-an ancient underground channel of chakra. Naruto gets caught up in the chakra and is sent back in time to the city of Loran, known for its thousand towers. There he encounters the future Fourth Hokage, Minato Namikaze, on a top-secret mission and the Queen of Loran, Sara, whose rule is threatened by Mukade. Will Naruto be able to return to his own time, and can a chance encounter in the past save the future? Plus, in an exclusive animated short, Naruto and his friends come across a magical genie in a bottle. The time has come for the last wish, but Naruto just may squander it.

Naruto Shippuden the Movie 4: The Lost Tower was released in Japanese theaters on July 31, 2010 and on Japanese DVD on April 27, 2011.