The BEST Episodes of Boruto: Naruto Next Generations

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 11, 2019

Network: TV Tokyo

The Hidden Leaf Village has entered an era of peace and modernity. Tall buildings line the streets, giant screens flash with images, and the Thunder Rail runs through the village, connecting each district together. Though it's still a ninja village, the number of civilians has increased and the life of the shinobi is beginning to change. Boruto Uzumaki, son of Seventh Hokage Naruto Uzumaki, has enrolled in the Ninja Academy to learn the ways of the ninja. The other students are ready to dismiss him as "just the son of the Hokage,” but Boruto’s heart and character blow all their assumptions away. As a series of mysterious events begins to unfold, it’s up to Boruto and his new friends to handle them. Like a gale-force wind, Boruto makes his own way into everyone's hearts; his story is about to begin!!

Father and Child

#1 - Father and Child

Season 1 - Episode 65

While Boruto is watching on, Naruto and Sasuke begin their battle against Momoshiki, who has attained further power. As the two heroes who defeated Kaguya who was also from the Otsutsuki clan in the past, Naruto and Sasuke demonstrate their tremendous power to overwhelm Momoshiki. However, the intrusion of an unexpected party disrupts the situation. Naruto and the others are cornered in a desperate situation. Boruto is then entrusted to enact a crucial strategy by his master, Sasuke.

star 9.20
145 votes
The Ōtsutsuki Invasion

#2 - The Ōtsutsuki Invasion

Season 1 - Episode 62

Spontaneously, the Ōtsutsuki clan’s Momoshiki, Kinshiki and Urashiki appears in the tournament arena. Facing Momoshiki who is after Boruto’s father Naruto, Boruto fires technique after technique at Momoshiki using the scientific ninja tool to no avail, as they are all absorbed by the Rinnegan on Momoshiki’s palm. On the other side, Kazekage Gaara and Mizukage Chōjūrō stands before Mitsuki, who is being targeted by Urashiki.

star 8.93
123 votes
The Village Hidden in The Leaves

#3 - The Village Hidden in The Leaves

Season 1 - Episode 129

star 8.49
59 votes
Jiraiya's Assignment

#4 - Jiraiya's Assignment

Season 1 - Episode 132

star 8.41
32 votes
Bonds Come in All Shapes

#5 - Bonds Come in All Shapes

Season 1 - Episode 23

Determined to rescue Sakura, Sarada pursues Shin with Sasuke, Naruto, and Cho-Cho. After brutal battles with Shin's clones along the way, Sarada is surprised to see the bond of trust between Sasuke and Sakura, who haven’t seen each other in years. But suddenly, Shin orders his children to kill the intruders. Since her parents share a bond of trust and love, will Sarada's journey to learn the secret of her birth reach a conclusion?

star 8.35
239 votes
Writers: Makoto Uezu
The Iron Sand User: Shinki

#6 - The Iron Sand User: Shinki

Season 1 - Episode 61

The final battle of the tournament begins with Boruto, Sarada and Shinki participating in a battle royale. As the lone representative remaining from the Hidden Sand, Shinki is determined to preserve the pride of the Sand, and goes on the offensive against Boruto and Sarada. Boruto and Sarada team up to fight Shinki, but he puts up an impenetrable defense. Sarada falls, and Boruto's chakra is nearly exhausted, but he refuses to give up!

star 8.26
113 votes
Boruto and Shinki

#7 - Boruto and Shinki

Season 1 - Episode 125

star 8.21
42 votes
The Power of The Nine Tails

#8 - The Power of The Nine Tails

Season 1 - Episode 131

star 8.21
57 votes
Sasuke and Sarada

#9 - Sasuke and Sarada

Season 1 - Episode 21

Sarada arrives at the tower where her father is, only to be hurt by Sasuke's surprising words and actions. Naruto and Cho-Cho can hardly bear to watch the awkward exchange between father and daughter, and try to think of something to help. But the party is attacked by a father-son duo who call themselves "Shin Uchiha," and who possess the Sharingan! Meanwhile, Sakura learns that Sarada has gone to meet her father.

star 8.19
232 votes
Writers: Makoto Uezu
Sasuke’s Secret Weapon

#10 - Sasuke’s Secret Weapon

Season 1 - Episode 63

Naruto has disappeared, after fighting with all his power to protect his people from the Ōtsutsuki clan who appeared from the alternate dimension. Standing in the village where the Ōtsutsuki clan has now gone from, after experiencing his father’s strong will to protect his people and his own powerlessness, Boruto feels that he completely understands his father’s words of “you are unfit to be a ninja”. Sasuke, as his teacher, imparts him a few words. Thereafter, Sasuke tells Boruto, who has grown a little as a ‘shinobi’, about a certain mission.

star 8.18
110 votes
A Shinobi's Resolve!

#11 - A Shinobi's Resolve!

Season 1 - Episode 37

Boruto was the first to challenge the graduation exam’s proctor Kakashi, after being the first to arrive at his location, however, he is easily held down. Furthermore, Kakashi criticized not only Boruto himself, but also all his classmates, leading Boruto to become extremely frustrated. Boruto’s classmates arrive, and manage to free Boruto through a combined effort, allowing him to escape from Kakashi. Boruto is uncharacteristically depressed, so his classmates do their best to restore his spirits. Finding himself again, Boruto proposes a strategy to everyone.

star 8.18
152 votes
Writers: Makoto Uezu
The Boy with the Sharingan

#12 - The Boy with the Sharingan

Season 1 - Episode 20

Sasuke sends a message to Naruto about a man possessing the Sharingan. Upon receiving the intel, Naruto rushes to meet with Sasuke. Meanwhile, Sarada, who has doubts about who her real mother is, joins Cho-Cho, who is about to set out on a journey to find her “real parents.” Upon learning that Naruto is on his way to meet Sasuke, they go after him. But danger looms when they come under attack.

star 8.16
240 votes
Writers: Makoto Uezu
Rescuing Naruto!

#13 - Rescuing Naruto!

Season 1 - Episode 64

To avenge the assault from Momoshiki, and to save his father who has been kidnapped, Boruto, Sasuke and the Kage, who are the leaders of the villages, head to the alternate dimension. Against the almighty power of Momoshiki and Kinshiki of the Ōtsutsuki clan, Sasuke and the Kages engage in fierce combat with them. In the midst of all that, Boruto and Naruto are finally able to face each other, having always avoided this situation in the past. However to this father-son duo, Momoshiki declares some mysterious words.

star 8.13
111 votes
The Graduation Exam Begins!

#14 - The Graduation Exam Begins!

Season 1 - Episode 36

It is time for the graduation exams. Boruto and the others complete the first-round written exam and move on to the next. The second round has the students facing off against Kakashi—the previous Sixth Hokage—and the academy instructors in actual combat situations. With the goal to "steal the bell" from Kakashi, every student rushes into action. However, the going is rough against Kakashi and the teachers who guard him. Somehow, Boruto reaches Kakashi first, but the Sixth Hokage shows no mercy. After a tough fight, he coldly tells Boruto that he's not suited to become a ninja!

star 8.12
142 votes
Writers: Makoto Uezu
The Demon Beast Appears!

#15 - The Demon Beast Appears!

Season 1 - Episode 13

After Mitsuki reveals more information about the Ghost incidents, Boruto is determined to find and stop the culprit! Meanwhile, Seventh Hokage Naruto and his top advisors are shocked to learn who the perpetrator is from the results of Sai's investigation. Just then, Nue—an enormous otherworldly beast—appears! The imminent danger to the village forces the Sixth Hokage, Kakashi, out of retirement!

star 8.12
234 votes
Writers: Makoto Uezu
The Path Lit by the Full Moon

#16 - The Path Lit by the Full Moon

Season 1 - Episode 39

Mitsuki was originally from another village, the Village of the Hidden Sound. But since meeting with Boruto and the others, Mitsuki has decided that he will now remain at the Village of the Hidden Leaf and become a ninja. In the past, Mitsuki has had his memory taken away from him, and had lost his identity, along with what he wants to achieve in life, only to awaken in an unfamiliar laboratory. The mystery that surrounds Mitsuki, and the plethora of thoughts that surround him, has now cleared up for him.

star 8.10
153 votes
Writers: Makoto Uezu
Connected Feelings

#17 - Connected Feelings

Season 1 - Episode 22

Sarada is in shock after Sakura is captured by Shin's jutsu. Even Naruto, with his exceptional tracking skills, is unable to locate her. Then Sasuke discovers countless Sharingan embedded in Shin's arm. Following clues gleaned from Shin's arm, they come upon the laboratory of the heinous Hidden Leaf criminal, Orochimaru, who has been conducting research on Forbidden Jutsu. There, Sarada meets her father's former partners Suigetsu Hozuki and Jugo. She then asks Suigetsu to look into who her real mother is.

star 8.09
221 votes
Writers: Makoto Uezu
Genin, Assemble!!

#18 - Genin, Assemble!!

Season 1 - Episode 130

star 8.05
56 votes
The Path that Boruto Can See

#19 - The Path that Boruto Can See

Season 1 - Episode 14

The late Danzo Shimura was the founder and leader of the Foundation, an elite branch of the ANBU Black Ops. The recent incidents have been masterminded by someone who had sworn to carry on Danzo's wishes. Boruto is able to enter another world with his strange "eye." The perpetrator wields the Gozu Tennou, a weapon that relies on the power of the beast Nue, and is set on destroying the village. Boruto desperately tries to dissuade them, but can Boruto's thoughts unleash a curse from the past?!

star 8.04
235 votes
Writers: Makoto Uezu
The Hidden Leaf vs. the Hidden Sand

#20 - The Hidden Leaf vs. the Hidden Sand

Season 1 - Episode 60

The tournament has come to its grand finale. The match between Sarada VS Araya of the Hidden Sand has begun. Sarada assaults relentlessly with her specialty of shuriken attacks and Sharingan. However, Araya is able to dodge those attacks without even moving, and forces Sarada into a corner. In the match between Mitsuki and Shinki, the two of them have conserved their strength in preparation for an epic showdown between them.

star 8.00
101 votes
Boruto Uzumaki!

#21 - Boruto Uzumaki!

Season 1 - Episode 1

Prior to entering the Ninja Academy, Boruto meets a boy named Denki, who is being forced to join the academy for the sake of his father's company.

star 7.96
368 votes
Writers: Makoto Uezu
A Day in the Life of the Uzumaki Family

#22 - A Day in the Life of the Uzumaki Family

Season 1 - Episode 18

[Filler] The Uzumaki household is thrown into chaos when Himawari, Boruto's younger sister, catches a cold. Naruto rarely comes home since he became Hokage, and Boruto's anger toward him grows especially because his sister is so sick.

star 7.90
208 votes
Writers: Makoto Uezu
Formation of the Three Man Squad?

#23 - Formation of the Three Man Squad?

Season 1 - Episode 38

Boruto and his friends are successful in becoming apprentice ninja, ‘Genin’, their first step. Firstly, they must form their basic teams to carry out missions in, a three man cell. Boruto expected to group up with his close friend Shikadai; however, Shikadai is forming a cell with Inojin and Chocho, following in their parents’ footsteps of the ‘Inoshikacho’ trio. Boruto then becomes grouped with Sarada and Mitsuki…….

star 7.90
145 votes
Writers: Makoto Uezu
Ōnoki's Will

#24 - Ōnoki's Will

Season 1 - Episode 91

Kuu appears once again in front of Boruto and his friends. Kuu ridicules Boruto, who will believe in Mitsuki no matter what happens, and provokes Boruto into attacking him, who is however stopped by someone. At that time, Ohnoki relies on the help of a Hidden Stone Ninja, Sekki, and is trying to reach Kuu by any means. Also, after reaffirming his own true will and vision, Ohnoki is prepared to fight Kuu to the death in order to stop Kuu’s rampage.

star 7.89
66 votes
A Ninjutsu Battle of the Sexes!

#25 - A Ninjutsu Battle of the Sexes!

Season 1 - Episode 4

At the suggestion of Shino Aburame, their homeroom teacher, Boruto and his classmates split off into gendered teams to capture flags placed on the roof. Boruto and the rest of the boys' team quickly head for the roof, but they struggle with traps and the girls' team, led by Sarada Uchiha and Chocho Akimichi. Desperate to capture a flag before the girls' team, Boruto tries out a Summoning Jutsu, but he ends up summoning something unexpected!

star 7.89
266 votes
Writers: Makoto Uezu