The release date has been set! Road to Ninja: Naruto the Movie is making it’s way to DVD and Blu-Ray in Japan on April 24, 2013! TOHO, the distributor for the movie, has mentioned there will be a limited edition and that more information will be available in the future.
Viz Media has not announced any plans to release Road to Ninja: Naruto the Movie (the sixth movie in the series) in North America. They released Naruto Shippuden Movie 3 – The Will of Fire back in October of this year.
Road to Ninja: Naruto the Movie is the latest and highest grossing film in the Naruto franchise, raking in 1.46 billion yen (around $18 USD million) between its July 28 opening day and final theatrical play on September 23, 2012. The previous record holder, Naruto the Movie: Ninja Clash in the Land of Snow from the summer of 2004 took in 1.37 billion yen (around $16 million USD). w Naruto’s creator, Masashi Kishimoto was personally involved with the movie, creating the story and providing character designs. To learn more, please visit the Road to Ninja: Naruto the Movie section.