In a current reputation ballot, it was revealed that the preferred Naruto character wasn’t the titular character or his son, the present star of Boruto: Naruto Subsequent Generations. Surprisingly sufficient, a personality that has been deceased for the overwhelming majority of the franchise, Minato, was in a position to take the highest spot. In honor of the Fourth Hokage, Naruto creator Masashi Kishimoto is making a one-shot manga particular that takes readers again into his earlier days and a launch date has arrived as to after we can count on the manga’s arrival.

The upcoming manga particular will give attention to Minato lengthy earlier than he turned the Fourth Hokage of Konoha, exploring how he was in a position to be taught one in every of his strongest jutsus that netted him the nickname, “Yellow Flash”. Earlier this yr, the creator of Naruto, Masashi Kishimoto, had this to say when it got here to the upcoming particular, “Straight away I am engaged on the quick manga for Minato who positioned 1st. Whereas attempting to make a narrative that may match the expectations of his followers, I ended up with extra pages than I had initially anticipated. Please sit up for the story behind Minato’s jutsu!”

Right here In A Yellow Flash

The brand new chapter will arrive within the thirty third concern of this yr’s Weekly Shonen Soar on July 18th. This upcoming particular would be the first time that Kishomoto has drawn within the publication for over seven years. As each Boruto’s manga and anime are at the moment on hiatus, it will make for a welcome addition for followers who’ve been lacking the ninja world.

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Whereas Studio Pierrot has confirmed that the anime adaptation for Boruto: Naruto Subsequent Generations will probably be on hiatus for a while, the animation home is engaged on 4 new episodes of the unique anime sequence that can arrive this fall. By way of the manga, a launch date has but to be revealed for the anime’s source materials, although it needs to be again a while this yr. Based mostly on how the manga and anime ended on some huge cliffhangers, followers have been ready with bated breath to see what the long run holds in retailer for Konoha’s subsequent era.

What do you hope to see on this upcoming flashback particular? Is the Fourth Hokage your favourite character that spawned from Konoha? Be at liberty to tell us within the feedback or hit me up immediately on Twitter @EVComedy to speak all issues comics, anime, and the world of Konoha.

Through ANN