News Naruto Shippūden Anime Reveals Visual For New Arc Starting in May
posted on 2016-04-24 23:05 EDT
The combined 21st and 22nd issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine provided more details on Monday regarding the new arc. The issue confirmed that the new arc will go back to material based on Masashi Kishimoto's original manga, featuring the "final decisive battle" between the original Team 7 and Kaguya.
The anime started its airing of the Naruto Shippūden: Itachi Shinden-hen: Hikari to Yami arc on March 3. The arc adapts Takashi Yano's two-volume Naruto spinoff novels Itachi Shinden, which tell the story of Itachi before the start of the manga.