Joint series by Ukyo Kodachi and Masashi Kishimoto, Boruto: Naruto Next generations is no stranger to controversy. The series began in 2017 and was received quite well in Japan. The series provoked both anger and joy for Naruto’s Die Hard fans. Following the adventures of Boruto, Naruto’s son, the series shows a more modernized ninja world and stronger adversaries than ever before. It sold more than 1.8 lakh copies in 2017 and became the fourth best-selling manga in 2018. The anime was voted to be the ninth-best show in 2017. And UK anime network listed it to be one of the best series of 2019. Fans are eagerly waiting for the release of Boruto: Naruto Next generations episode 231.
The Plot of Boruto: Naruto Next generations
The story in Boruto: Naruto Next Generation is about Boruto, the son of Naruto. Boruto is constantly reminded of his father’s great deeds and charisma as the son of a great hero. He wants to step out of his father’s shadows and create his path in the ninja world along with his friends. The current Shinobi World is facing a cold war and is plagued by the Otsutsukis, whose goal is to plant the chakra seed in the planet to harvest the chakra.
Boruto has the blood from the Otsutsuki clan through Hinata, and thus he accidentally obtained the power of Jougan and Karma. These powers help him fight against the Otsutsuki clan, but they also prove to have a dangerous side effect. The hard-earned peace obtained by Naruto and Sasuke after so much bloodshed in the fourth great ninja war is being threatened, and it is up to Boruto and his friend to keep maintaining the peace in Shinobi World.
Boruto: Naruto Next generations episode 231 season 1 release date
From official news, the release of the Boruto: Naruto Next generations episode 231 is scheduled to be on the 2 January of 2022 in Japan, the day after the new year. With the catchy title of “The Rusty Sword,” the Boruto Episode 231 comes on Sunday at 5:30 PM (JST). But, of course, depending upon the location and how far your country is from japan, the time may vary.
Premium users can stream episode 231 on Funimation, Apple TV, Hulu, and Crunchyroll right after the release of the episode.
In the Previous Episode of Boruto: Naruto Next generations
Episode 230, “A Wish” of Boruto: Naruto Next Generation, shows Cho Cho injured while protecting Mozuku. Shikadai supports Cho Cho and helps her go back to the village. At the same time, Kawaki decided to chase the guy who stole the box. While in Konoha, Naruto gets the disturbing news of the murder of the six boys belonging to the Land of Calm seas. Shikamaru and Naruto deduct that the attack was a planned one and conclude that the murder may be connected to Kawaki as he and is team were guarding a boy against the Land of Calm seas and decided to send the team 7 as reinforcement.
Team 10 from Kawaki’s side catches with the guy who stole the medicine box, and they start to have a confrontation. Kawaki seems to be at a disadvantage. Still, he quickly catches up because the real enemy hides somewhere else and defeats him. But a sneak attack meant for Kawaki was taken by Mozuku. Boruto arrived when another sneak attack hit Kawaki but saving Mozuku was impossible. Kawaki was grief-stricken, but Mozuku, in his dying words, asked Kawaki to deliver the medicine to his nation in his place.
Kawaki, Boruto, and Shikadai travel together to deliver the medicine. However, Shikadai and Boruto decided to stay back, sending Kawaki to complete the task. Kawaki finds Mozuku’s sensei and successfully delivers the medicine. Kawaki expresses his regrets for not following the instruction properly, resulting in Mozuku’s death on their way back. In Konoha, Naruto decides to send relief funds to the Land of Calm Seas. Kawaki asks Naruto to let him take another test, but Naruto informs him that he passed the test and there is no need to take another one.
Spoilers of Boruto: Naruto Next generations episode 231 season 1
In episode 231 Boruto: Naruto Next generations, team 15 is sent to investigate a theft crime. The trailer shows a group of thieves threatening innocent civilians. According to a witness’s account, team 15 tries to decipher the clues from the sword marks left on the crime scene. Team 15, consisting of Suzumeno Namida, Izuno Wasabi, and Kurogane Tsubaki, plans to use the expertise of their team’s only sword user Kurogane Tsubaki to extract some clues about the attackers. Not all spoilers will be given here. To know more, we have to be patient. For more exciting information, visit Wabbitfree.