The Chunin Exams arc of the Boruto: Naruto Next Generations anime has begun! This is the Boruto: Naruto the Movie recreated for TV anime format. This means there will be content in Boruto: Naruto Next Generations that was never seen in Boruto: Naruto the Movie. This includes a brand new character by the name of Urashiki Otsutsuki, who was designed by Naruto’s original creator, Masashi Kishimoto. What other exciting events unfold in the Chunin Exams arc? We will have to watch the anime to find out! For now, take a look at the April 2018 schedule for Boruto: Naruto Next Generations, which includes preview summaries.
Warning: Boruto: Naruto Next Generations Ahead! Also, please note the dates below are all actual, but the titles may change when the episodes are officially released.
- April 04, 2018
Boruto: Naruto Next Generations Episode 52 – Sasuke’s Shadow
After a brief exchange in battle, the White Zetsus escape. Konohamaru explains that the Zetsus are creatures created by Kaguya Otsutuski, the originator of all ninjas who was defeated fifteen years ago in the world war. Sarada convinces Konohamaru to keep fighting the Zetsus, and Team 7 defeats a White Zetsu. The team later learn that Sasuke has been in the area as they notice his technique “Amaterasu” was used to defeat the other enemies. Konohamaru reveals to his students that Sasuke is on a secret mission to investigate the Otsutuski clan but has to keep it a secret to the ninja world. Shortly afterwards, Team 7 leave the area. In Kaguya’s ice dimension, Sasuke is seen confronting a person named Kinshiki and his master Momoshiki.
- April 11, 2018
Boruto: Naruto Next Generations Episode 53 – Himawari’s Birthday
In contrast to his classmates who have shown the desire to take the Chunin Examination, Boruto’s refusal of the exam confuses everyone. During this time, Boruto’s family is celebrating Himawari’s birthday by having the whole family together for the first time in a long while. Boruto is grateful that his father Naruto is keeping his promise of “celebrating Himawari’s birthday together”, however……. That night, the Uzumaki family is visited by a guest.
- April 18, 2018
Boruto: Naruto Next Generations Episode 54 – Sasuke and Boruto
Boruto’s anger at his father for ruining his sister’s birthday drives him to head to Naruto to directly talk to him. On the way, he comes across Sasuke. Fuelled by his anger, Boruto attacks Sasuke, only to be subdued in an instant. Having experienced Sasuke’s strength firsthand, Boruto asks to be taken in as his student…….
- April 25, 2018
Boruto: Naruto Next Generations Episode 55 – Scientific Ninja Tool
Boruto’s training as Sasuke’s student begins. But all Boruto has on his mind is to get the better of Naruto, so as soon as his training hits a slight bump, he would immediately seek a solution from Sasuke. Also, to show his strength to his father, Boruto decides to take the Chunin Examination. During that time, the Jinchuriki Killer Bee is assaulted by a member of the Otsutsuki clan, Momoshiki, who has appeared from a different dimension.
- May 03, 2018
Boruto: Naruto Next Generations Episode 56 – Rivals, Gather!!
The Chunin Examinations are finally beginning, and to that end genin from a multitude of villages are gathering at the Village of the Hidden Leaf. Each of the genin from the different villages are sizing one another up, taunting one another, resulting in high tensions. Finally, the First Test of the Chunin Examination begins.
- May 10, 2018
Boruto: Naruto Next Generations Episode 57 – The Reason that I Can’t Lose
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