It is on the occasion of the Jump Festa 2023, an annual event during which most of the series published by the Japanese publisher Shueisha unveil their latest information, that we discover the announcement of an anime adaptation of the novel Sasuke Retsuden, under the format of an arc of the anime Boruto.
Already announced for January 23, 2023, in Japan, this special arc will precede the broadcasting of the arc CODE, which will follow it in February 2023.
A beautiful key visual, revealing a dark Sasuke Uchiwa and his legendary pupil, has also been revealed for the occasion.
As a reminder, the anime Boruto: Naruto Next Generations is adapted from the eponymous manga, republished by Japanese publisher Shueisha in May 2016. In France, the manga has been published by Kana since March 2017 while its anime series adaptation can be found on the streaming platforms ADN and Crunchyroll.
The light novel Sasuke Retsuden: Uchiha no Matsuei to Tenkyuu no Hoshikuzu (Sasuke’s novel – The Riddle of the Drawing of the Asters) is written by Esaka Jun and illustrated by Masashi Kishimoto, published in Japan in Jump J Books magazine by publisher Shueisha in August 2019. The French version of the novel is published by Kana in November 2021.
Synopsis of the anime Boruto – Sasuke Retsuden arc
Hand in hand, Sasuke and Sakura embark on an exciting and dangerous investigation, far from the hidden village of Konoha, to uncover some of the mysteries that still surround the Sage of the Six Paths.
While investigating at an astronomical observatory, they discover a far-reaching plot that is beyond comprehension and will test their love and bravery like never before!
Follow their thrilling adventure as they struggle to bring the truth to light and protect their loved ones.
About the anime Boruto: Naruto Next Generation
This anime is adapted from the manga of the same name, written by Ukyo Kodachi and Masashi Kishimoto and drawn by Mikio Ikemoto.
Genre: Shonen, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Release date (Sasuke Retsuden arc): January 23, 2023
- Auteur : Masashi Kishimoto, Ukyo Kodachi, Mikio Ikemoto
- Studio d’animation : Pierrot
- Réalisateur en chef : Noriyuki Abe
- Réalisteurs : Hiroyuki Yamashita, Toshiro Fujii, Masayuki Kouda
- Scénariste : Makoto Uezu
- Chara Design : Hirofumi Suzuki, Tetsuya Nishio
- Musiques : -yaiba-, Yasuharu Takanashi
- Boruto Uzumaki : Yuko Sanpei
- Sarada Uchiha : Kokoro Kikuchi
- Mitsuki : Ryuichi Kijima
- Konohamaru Sarutobi : Hidenori Takahashi
- Naruto Uzumaki : Junko Takeuchi
- Sasuke Uchiha : Noriaki Sugiyama
- Himawari Uzumaki : Saori Hayami
- Kawaki : Yuma Uchida