Naruto Shinden Novel is a light novel which features the story of Naruto, Shikamaru, and Sasuke. All three books take place in a time when the title characters are parents. In December of 2018, it was announced that the novel series will get an anime adaptation but the exact date was not announced. This year’s combined sixth and seventh issues of weekly Shonen Jump announced the date for the TV anime adaptation.
Naruto Shinden Novel and TV Anime Adaptation Details
As mentioned earlier, it was previously announced that the series will be getting an anime adaptation but without an exact date which we know now when. Which you can see in the Tweet down below.
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With the details officially revealed, the anime will not going to be a movie or an OVA but will be will air for three weeks starting on Sunday, in February. However, we do not know that the anime will air between Boruto: Naruto Next Generation or will separately air since it airs on Sundays.
Besides the news, the magazine also revealed a key visual which cannot be posted before press time. Mirei Miyamoto wrote Naruto Shinden, Jun Esaka wrote Sasuke Shinden while Takashi Yano (also wrote Itachi Shinden) wrote Shikamaru Shinden. The illustrations for the novels were provided by the original Naruto author Masashi Kishimoto.
Naruto Shinden Anime Premiere Date
The anime will air for three weeks starting on Sunday, February 10.
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