Masashi Kishimoto is returning to the series that started his whole career with Naruto’s successor, Boruto! He will be returning as the scriptwriting lead starting with Boruto chapter 53. Ukyo Kodachi was working with the entirety of the Boruto series since chapter 1, all the way to chapter 52. The official statement below thanks Kodachi for all his work leading up to this point:

It’s really interesting to see Kishimoto receive the reins of scriptwriting for the series once again. Lastly, chapter 52 of Boruto releases on November 21st via V Jump. Stay tuned at Final Weapon for the latest Japanese gaming and anime/manga news!

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