One of the most popular shonen series of all time is set to receive new content. Naruto is set to celebrate its 20th anniversary with four new episodes, according to an announcement made on the franchise’s official website.
As spotted by Anime News Network, the new episodes of Naruto will air in Japan starting in September 2023, while selected earlier episodes of the series will be re-aired in July.
The Naruto anime originally aired from 2002 to 2007, which was followed by the Naruto Shippuden anime series, which ran from 2007 to 2017. The series is still very popular among anime fans, and continues to be an icon in pop culture. Fans will be more than delighted to be able to watch more episodes of the anime.
Naruto follows the story of a young ninja named Naruto Uzumaki, whose dream is to be the strongest ninja in the Hidden Leaf Village. However, he first has to overcome many challenges, as he is also ostracised by the village for having a powerful fox demon sealed inside him when he was a baby.
Sony Yay recently aired Naruto in regional language dubs in India, and the anime is also available on Netflix. Animax India is also set to air the anime on the channel.