Just as the film debuts in Japan, two new commercials have been revealed for the Boruto -Naruto the Movie- anime film, the newest instalment in Masashi Kishimoto’s Naruto franchise. The first commercial features the protagonists of the new generation of shinobi. The second commercial focuses on the leaders of the main generation, Naruto and Sasuke. The videos also preview the main theme song of the film, Diver by Kana Boon. The film is one of the first projects of the new generation in the Naruto Shin Jidai Kaimaku Project (Naruto’s New Era Opening Project), set after the final chapter in the Naruto manga. The film itself will be about the story of Boruto and Sarada.
Boruto -Naruto The Movie- has just released in Japanese theatres today, August 7th. The film will also release in Australia and North America later this year.
Boruto & Sarada Commercial:
Naruto & Sasuke commercial:
Here is the most recent trailer for the film that recaps the events of the manga:
The English Subtitled version of the first trailer:
The main cast of characters in the upcoming film have been announced, which include the next generations of Shinobi and their enemies:
- Yuko Sanpei (Renton Thurston from Eureka Seven) will voice Boruto Uzumaki
- Kokoro Kikuchi (Potpourri in Heartcatch Precure!) as Sarada Uchiha
- Junko Takeuchi (Gon Freecss from Hunter x Hunter) returns to voice Naruto Uzumaki
- Noriaki Sugiyama (Uryuu Ishida in Bleach) is back as Sasuke Uchiha
- Ryuuichi Kijima (Kouji Nishimura in Baby Steps) will voice new character Mitsuki
- Atsushi Abe (Touma Kamijou from Toaru Majutsu no Index) voices as Inojin Yamanaka, Ino and Sai’s child
- Kensho Ono (Slaine Troyard from Aldnoah.Zero) is voicing Shikadai Nara, Shikamaru and Temari’s son
- Daisuke Namikawa (Rokuro Okajima from Black Lagoon) will voice Momoshiki Ootsutsuki, the main villain who tries to steal Kurama
- Hiroki Yasumoto (Elfman Strauss in Fairy Tail) as Kinoshiki Ootsutsuki
- Ryouta Takeuchi (Ren in DRAMAtical Murder) will voice Darui
- Akira Ishida (Kaworu Nagisa from Neon Genesis Evangelion) will be voicing as Gaara
- Kouki Miyata (Kouta Tsuchiya in Baka to Test to Shoukanjuu) as Choujuurou
- Hana Takeda (Chuukou Kyocho in Ikkitousen) returns to voice Kurotsuchi
- And Saori Hayami (Yukino Yukinoshita from Oregairu) will voice Himawari Uzumaki
Here is the newest visual of the film:
Here is the film’s synopsis:
Boruto is the son of the 7th Hokage Naruto who completely rejects his father. Behind this, he has feelings of wanting to surpass Naruto, who is respected as a hero. He ends up meeting his father’s friend Sasuke, and requests to become… his apprentice!? The curtain on the story of the new generation written by Masashi Kishimoto rises!