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 253 of Boruto, which is set to be released on June 12, 2022.
Boruto Episode 253 release date and time
From what we know at this moment, Episode 253 of Boruto: Naruto Next Generations is going to be released on June 12, 2022. The episode’s title is going to be “Conflicting Feelings” (Japanese:相容れない想い, Ai Irenai Omoi). The previous episode aired on June 5, 2022. Like, every other episode so far, Episode 253 is going to air on June 12, 2022 according to the following timelines:
- Pacific Time: 5:30 AM PDT (June 12)
- Eastern Time: 8:30 AM PDT (June 12)
- Indian time: 6 AM IST (June 12)
- British Time: 1 PM BST (June 13)
- European Time: 2:30 PM CEST (June 13)
- Japanese Standard Time: 5:30 PM JST (June 13)
- Australia Time: 10 PM ACST (June 13)
This is the official release schedule for Boruto Episode 253, which reveals when you can expect the episode to air, based on where you are in the world.
Boruto Episode 253 plot
The plot of Boruto Episode 253 is not known at this moment. This is why we are going to bring you a short recap of Episode 252; this is so you know what happened before:
Kajiki shows up at the port to take Team Sarada out to sea to end the war. As Ikada leads the fleet through the storm, Araumi ponders the fate of her children. Chojuro is overwhelmed by his desire for revenge. Team Sarada arrives to free Hiramekarei and Boruto tries to talk Chojuro out of continuing the war.
Chojuro reveals Isari’s death to them, believing it to be a failed assassination attempt, stating that the Funato will be stopped no matter what. After Boruto reveals that Ikada is his friend and pairs him with Kagura, Chojuro gives him a chance to calm Ikada down.
Meanwhile, Metal manages to dissuade Buntan, Kyoho and his teammates from continuing to fight and convinces them to go after Boruto. Both Araumi and Chojuro deliver a rousing speech to their respective armies.
Where to watch Boruto Episode 253?
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.