Boruto: Naruto Next Generation Episode 261: Kawaki Enters The Ninja Academy! Release Date

Boruto: Naruto Next Generation Chapter 261

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No matter how fun the last epiosde was, Boruto: Naruto Next Generation Episode 261 is sure to be better than it. Well, the previous episode was hilarious and filled with twists and turns. We saw Kakashi and Boruto dealing with the old rivalry between the elderly men. So they deduced a plan to help them become friends again. However, this time things will be different. It will be around Kawaki and his journey back to school. Will Boruto help Kawaki? Here’s everything you need to know about the outing.

The 261st episode will focus on Kawaki and his bond with Himawari. Well, Kawaki has few friends, and he lacks social skills, but things will change soon. Now he will accompany Himawari to her school and learn more about its culture and background.

Boruto: Naruto Next Generation Episode 261: What Will Happen Next?

The 261st episode, “Kawaki Enters The Ninja Academy,” hints that Kawaki will join the ninja academy. Well, the Ninja Academy is a place where students learn how to become incredible Shinobi and make new friends. But Kawaki is already a remarkable ninja. So there’s no point for him to go back to school. But his social skills are quite low, and he stays alone rather than being with someone else. So the Ninja Academy will be the best place for him to explore his social skills.

But he won’t be alone there. Himawari will also accompany him. However, Kawaki is on a mission and only wants to save one of his classmates while dealing with the complicated school life. Well, the fans have longed to see this arc on their screen, and finally, it’s here. The narration will help Kawaki and Himawari bond closer and explore some hilarious world of school.

A Quick Recap!

Previously in Boruto: Naruto Next Generations Episode 260, Boruto helped Kakashi, who had a bad back. So, Kakashi decided to treat Boruto to Dango. There they overheard two elderly men arguing. Boruto wondered whether they should stop them. But Kakashi was against this. So Boruto doubted whether Kakashi was really a Hokage. It disappointed Kakashi, and he revealed that Naruto and Sasuke used to say such things. Soon more people joined the argument. So, Boruto tried to stop them. Amongst them were the one man’s grandson and the other man’s granddaughter.

Finally, they both left. Amid this, Boruto learned that the rivalry was developed because of the setting off festival fireworks between the new city and the old town. Later he overheard Sabure and Yubeshi’s conversation. He learned that they were about to get married. But with this rivalry, they hadn’t told their grandparents yet. Kakashi was reading Icha Icha volume and compared their story with the series. Surprisingly, Yubeshi and Kakashi talked about her situation. He then came up with a plan to solve the matter with the help of competition. Soon things settled down between them, and their rivalry ended.

Boruto: Naruto Next Generation Episode 261: Release Date

Boruto: Naruto Next Generation Episode 261, titled “Kawaki Enters The Ninja Academy,” will air on Sunday, August 7, 2022, at 5.30 pm JST. You can watch the anime on Funimation, Crunchyroll, VRV, and Hulu. It will focus on Kawaki’s bond with Himawari. Also, it will focus on how they deal with the school’s most popular girl. Stay tuned. The Anime Daily will keep you updated.