And while Boruto: Naruto Next Generations never became as popular as Naruto, neither the manga, nor the anime, the next generation of Masashi Kishimoto’s characters does have a large fanbase that is eagerly following the events of both the manga, and the anime. As you probably know by know, Boruto is primarily focused on the anime series, which has more than 200 episodes, while the manga is not even on Chapter 100. While we’re waiting for the anime to continue its current arc, we are going to tell you everything you need to know about the upcoming Episode 247 of Boruto, which is set to be released on May 1, 2022.
Boruto Episode 247 release date and time
From what we know at this moment, Episode 247 of Boruto: Naruto Next Generations is going to be released on May 1, 2022. The episode’s title is going to be “To Kagura” (Japanese: かぐらのために, Kagura no Tame ni). The previous episode aired on April 24, 2022. Like, every other episode so far, Episode 247 is going to air on May 1, 2022 according to the following timelines:
- Pacific Time: 5:30 AM PDT (April 30)
- Eastern Time: 8:30 AM PDT (April 30)
- Indian time: 6 AM IST (April 30)
- British Time: 1 PM BST (May 1)
- European Time: 2:30 PM CEST (May 1)
- Japanese Standard Time: 5:30 PM JST (May 1)
- Australia Time: 10 PM ACST (May 1)
This is the official release schedule for Boruto Episode 247, which reveals when you can expect the episode to air, based on where you are in the world.
Boruto Episode 247 plot
The plot of Boruto Episode 247 is not known at this moment. This is why we are going to bring you a short recap of the previous episode so you know what happened before:
Funamushi stabs Kagura to make them feel what he felt when Seiren was injured. Team 7 and the swordsmen attack, Funamushi counterattacks with a Suiton attack. Enraged, Boruto activates his Kâma and attacks Funamushi with a Rasengan before joining the others to go to Kagura. Gokai orders the Funato to retreat, Funamushi being too bruised to continue fighting despite his desire to avenge Seiren.
Hebiichigo closes Kagura’s wound, Sarada and Iwabee try to heal him. Mitsuki notes the difficulty of providing medical care in such a remote village. Kagura asks them to protect the village and hands Hebiichigo his request to be postponed to have the swordsmen released. He thanks Buntan for staying by his side and asks Kyohô to protect them.
He addresses his last words to Boruto and succumbs. Misuno and Chōjūrō confirm Kagura’s information that the Funato at sea are trying to buy time.
Where to watch Boruto Episode 247?
The only place where you can watch Boruto: Naruto Next Generations on a regular basis is Crunchyroll. Crunchyroll offers the series regularly through simulcast, but you’ll have to watch it in Japanese, with English subtitles. Other streaming services do offer Boruto as well, but the episodes are not updated regularly so you won’t be able to watch the latest ones. Also, do remember that Crunchyroll does not offer Boruto episodes in every region of the world.