Masashi Kishimoto is one of the most famous manga authors of all time that left a significant impact on Shonen anime/manga world with its legendary creation Naruto. The series that followed the tales of Naruto Uzumaki and his journey of becoming a Hokage, and after surpassing giant and really dangerous obstacles, he finally made his dream come true by becoming the 7th Hokage and The Hero of The Hidden Leaf.
After the finale of his series a sequel and spinoff to the original Naruto series was confirmed with the title Boruto: Naruto Next Generations by Ukyō Kodachi and Mikie Ikemoto which is up and running now with more than 50 chapters and the anime adaptation has more than 170 episodes out now.
Well, on November 16,2020 it was officially confirmed by the Naruto franchise’s official Twitter account that storywriter Ukyō Kodachi will resing from his position and Masashi Kishimoto will come back for Boruto: Naruto Next Generations as the storywriter.
This news has created a huge hype in the anime fandom, and some fans shared their reaction on social media:
Boruto: Naruto Next Generations manga was serialized monthly in Shueisha’s shōnen manga magazine Weekly Shōnen Jump since May 2016 until it was moved to Shueisha’s month to month magazine V Jump in July 2019. Boruto is a spinoff and a sequel of Masashi Kishimoto’s Naruto, which follows the endeavors of Naruto Uzumaki’s child, Boruto Uzumaki, and his ninja group.
Boruto began from Shueisha’s proposition to Kishimoto on making a spin-off of Naruto. Be that as it may, Kishimoto dismissed this offer and proposed his previous partner Mikio Ikemoto to draw it, the author of the film Boruto: Naruto the Movie, Ukyō Kodachi, made the plot. While both Kodachi and Ikemoto are accountable for the manga, Kodachi likewise regulates the anime’s variation close by Kishimoto.
The anime’s most recent episode which is the 174th one premiered on November 15th.
Boruto: Naruto Next Generations manga’s most recent chapter which is the 51th one was released on October 21.
You can read the manga in English by following this link.
You can watch the Boruto: Naruto Next Generations anime by following this link.