Warning: Naruto Shippuden anime spoilers ahead
The story of Sasuke has come to an end in the Naruto Shippuden anime. Next up, starting January 12, is Shikamaru’s Story! It will kick of with an episode (Shippuden #489) titled “A Cloud Drifting in Silent Darkness: The State of Affairs”. In it, there is an incident where many ninja mysteriously disappear and Shikamaru is put in a position to assume a secret assassination mission.
On January 19, (Shippuden episode #490), the episode titled “A Cloud Drifting in Silent Darkness: Dark Cloud” will dive further into the disappearance of ninja, which is the result of a jutsu. Shikamaru will face-off against the user of the jutsu, who is taking ninja from a place known as the Land of Silence.
Take a look at the video preview below.
Thanks Adam Wallace for the news