The upcoming episode 480 of “Naruto Shippuden” is told to be a filler episode, opening a brand new arc for the anime series. Nonetheless, the stories of each of the characters in the show will be told in the next three episodes.
Shinobi World Slowly Getting Back To Normal While Sasuke Embarks On A Journey Of Self Rediscovery
It can be recalled that the last episode of “Naruto Shippuden” showed the shinobi world slowly getting back to normal. After Sasuke was granted pardon by the sixth Hokage, he decided to leave wanting to discover himself. An upset Sakura accepts his decision, promised that she would definitely accompany him on his next journey instead.
Based on the official synopsis for the upcoming “Naruto Shippuden” episode 480, it will tackle the story of Naruto as a young boy, before he discovers his skills in the battlefield. It will feature Naruto with the Nine-Tails still sealed inside of him as the story of his childhood unfolds. However, it is not only his backstory that will be discussed in the upcoming episode, but Hinata’s as well.
Upcoming Episode Of “Naruto Shippuden” To Open Brand New Arc; Filler Episodes Coming
It has been reported that the upcoming episode 480 of “Naruto Shippuden” will be divided into two – one part talks about Naruto’s childhood while the second part will talk about Hinata as a young warrior. Since the upcoming episode will be opening a brand new arc, it is going to be entitled “Boyhood Arc,” in reference to their stories as young boys before they ever became who they are now.
The next few episodes of “Naruto Shippuden” will be serving as filler episodes, as reports have claimed that episode 481 will focus on the story of Sasuke and Sakura. Episode 482 on the other hand will feature Gaara and Shikamaru, while episode 483 will feature the stories of Jiraiya and Kakashi.
There is still more in store for the fans of “Naruto Shippuden” and their storylines. The upcoming episode 480 will air on October 20 on Tokyo TV.