Boruto: Naruto the Movie Opens August 7. Poster, Character Designs Revealed

Posted on April 2, 2015

From the 19th issue of Shuiesha’s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine reveals the latest animated film in the legendary Naruto series, Boruto: Naruto the Movie, opens in Japanese theaters on August 7, 2015! Naruto manga creator Masashi Kishimoto serves as chief production supervisor and has created the character designs for the movie. Kishimoto-sensei also played a role in writing the script alongside Ukyo Kodachi, who has worked on other anime (Chaos Dragon, Neppu Kairiku Bushi Road).

The stars of the movie will be Boruto Uzumaki, the son of Naruto Uzumaki and Hinata Hyuga, and Sarada Uchiha, the daughter of Sasuke Uchiha and Sakura Haruno and the names of their voice actors are planned to be revealed in the 20th issue of Jump.

The poster for Boruto: Naruto the Movie makes its debut with Boruto holding a wrench with an image of Naruto in the background, crossed out with two wooden planks and four bolts. The image of Naruto may look familiar to you as it’s the cover of Naruto Manga Volume 72.

The tagline for the movie is

“Watch me crappy old man!”

Along with the poster come character designs for Boruto and Sarada and a description of their appearance. English translation thanks to ANN.

From his facial expression you can tell that he has a mischievous and cheeky personality. He has two whisker lines on each cheek.

Her cold eyes are her special feature. She wears clothes with the Uchiha family crest.