Boruto: Naruto Next Generations

The WORST episodes of Boruto: Naruto Next Generations

Every episode of Boruto: Naruto Next Generations ever, ranked from worst to best by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The worst episodes of Boruto: Naruto Next Generations!

Son of Naruto Uzumaki, Boruto, follows his father's footsteps along with his friends to become great ninja. Throughout all their adventures, Boruto is determined to make his mark in the ninja world and live outside of his father's shadow.

Last Updated: 8/4/2022Network: TV Tokyo
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The Ultimate Recipe
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5.82
22 votes

#1 - The Ultimate Recipe

Season 1 - Episode 256 - Aired 7/3/2022

Cho-Cho and Inojin end up making ramen to help a Rogue Shinobi and ramen shop owner by the name of Shingo Kumano who they met on a mission. They tell him that his ramen doesn’t taste bad, but that it’s missing something. Shingo asks them for advice to make it better. The former ninja takes advantage of his experience to develop a new menu. Will he be able to complete his ultimate recipe?!

The Boy from the Shipbuilding Island
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5.97
38 votes

#2 - The Boy from the Shipbuilding Island

Season 1 - Episode 239 - Aired 3/6/2022

The ship carrying Boruto, his friends, and the people of Dotou Island is dead in the water. A shipbuilder Kajiki and his apprentice Ikada happen to pass by and offer to repair the ship at an island of shipbuilders where they live. Upon arriving on the island, Boruto and his friends try to do whatever they can to help while waiting for their ship to be repaired. Meanwhile, in the seas near the Land of Water, a clash between the pirates of the Funato Clan and the Land of Water is becoming unavoidable.

Konohamaru Becomes the Hokage?!
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6.19
21 votes

#3 - Konohamaru Becomes the Hokage?!

Season 1 - Episode 257 - Aired 7/10/2022

Naruto has been asked to play himself in the popular Evil Jammer Kagemasa shinobi movie series. Konohamaru ends up playing the role in his place. Since this is his first movie appearance and the fact that he will be playing the Seventh Hokage, someone he looks up to, Konohamaru goes all out. However, he’s troubled when production doesn’t quite go as he expected. Upon hearing something from the assistant director, he proposes something to make the movie more enjoyable.

The Uzumaki Family's Hot Springs Vacation
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6.37
19 votes

#4 - The Uzumaki Family's Hot Springs Vacation

Season 1 - Episode 258 - Aired 7/17/2022

Boruto and Kawaki join Naruto, Hinata, and Himawari on a family trip to the hot springs. The five have fun playing table tennis and enjoying the food and hot spring at the inn. Kawaki had been hesitant before the trip, not wanting to intrude, but he finds himself enjoying the time with Boruto and others. When he and Boruto learn that the inn is hosting an event which promises a premium gift, they decide to sign up and participate.

A Tricky Assignment
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6.38
26 votes

#5 - A Tricky Assignment

Season 1 - Episode 255 - Aired 6/26/2022

Boruto and the others return safely to the Leaf Village. While Naruto informs Team 7 of events that have occurred in the Hidden Mist since they left, Boruto and Kawaki get into an argument over whether or not Ikada should be punished.

Burgeoning Hatred
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6.40
35 votes

#6 - Burgeoning Hatred

Season 1 - Episode 249 - Aired 5/15/2022

Boruto and his friends manage to triumph over Funamushi, but they aren’t able to savor the victory. Everyone is having a difficult time believing Denki and Iwabe are still alive days after being captured. Meanwhile, Boruto discovers a hidden side of Funamushi when he is targeted by people who looked up to the pirate, as revenge begets more revenge. Boruto has always continued to push forward until now, but this causes him to question the point of fighting.

Cut and Run
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6.42
43 votes

#7 - Cut and Run

Season 1 - Episode 236 - Aired 2/13/2022

While on the lookout near Dotou Island, a giant mobile fortress appears before Boruto and his friends. Kagura orders Boruto, Kawaki, and Buntan to sneak into the fortress to gather information. Sarada and Mitsuki are able to join up with Denki and the other members of Team 5, and together they begin their plan to save the people of the island.

Super Chocho Kiss Mode!!
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6.43
145 votes

#8 - Super Chocho Kiss Mode!!

Season 1 - Episode 68 - Aired 8/9/2018

Team 7 and Team 10 are visiting the filming location of the drama for their mission when they are attacked by ninja wearing gas masks, and an actress has been injured. The main actor Tomaru has specified a person to stand in for the actress, and that person is Chocho……!? Tomaru has taken an interest in the slimmed down Chocho, and Tomaru’s attitude and has Chocho over the moon.

The Legend of the Monster Cat
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6.45
56 votes

#9 - The Legend of the Monster Cat

Season 1 - Episode 224 - Aired 11/14/2021

The next match in the final rounds is between Iwabe and Wasabi. The two hate to lose and tend to clash with each other, but Iwabe is thrown off by Wasabi, who seems unusually low-key.

For Kagura
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6.50
34 votes

#10 - For Kagura

Season 1 - Episode 247 - Aired 5/1/2022

Despite children being present, Funamushi fights fiercely with disregard for the damage he causes. Meanwhile, Araumi is informed by his eldest son Isari that his adopted son Tenma has died in battle. With his daughter already hovering between life and death, he explodes with rage. He declares that he will be taking full command in the battles to come.

Where I Belong
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6.51
37 votes

#11 - Where I Belong

Season 1 - Episode 243 - Aired 4/3/2022

A coded message believed to have been left by Funamushi reveals that the Hidden Mist Village is in danger. Kagura tells Boruto and the others of his plan to stop the enemy at a village on the route there. Everyone hurries to the destination, and it turns out Kagura lived in this village when he was little and has many fond memories of it. When Boruto and the others arrive, they try to get people to help them as they rush to prepare their plan to protect the village and the Hidden Mist!

Another Fierce Battle
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6.53
36 votes

#12 - Another Fierce Battle

Season 1 - Episode 248 - Aired 5/8/2022

Denki and Iwabe protect the village children who accompanied them but they are captured by Funamushi and his squad. Funamushi’s squad shows up once again to attack the village. Funamushi burns with the desire to avenge Seiren as he fiercely battles Boruto and the others once more.

Captain Denki's First Mission
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6.55
42 votes

#13 - Captain Denki's First Mission

Season 1 - Episode 232 - Aired 1/16/2022

With Denki as captain, Team 5 is assigned to a mission to transport automated puppets for mining purposes to an island in the Land of Water, to test and operate them, to gather data, and to analyze the results. However, lacking physical strength, Denki isn't very useful and ends up being ridiculed. Will Denki be able to restore his reputation as a ninja and successfully complete his first mission as captain?

A Heavy Loss
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6.59
37 votes

#14 - A Heavy Loss

Season 1 - Episode 246 - Aired 4/24/2022

During the battle against Funamushi, Kagura is fatally injured. Boruto becomes enraged and charges at Funamushi, activating his Karma. When the Funato squad retreats, Kagura gives Boruto and the others one final request.

The Desire to Believe
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6.61
28 votes

#15 - The Desire to Believe

Season 1 - Episode 252 - Aired 6/5/2022

Sarada, Mitsuki, and Boruto decide to meet with the Mizukage. Chojuro is heading into battle against the pirates, so Boruto and his friends ask the shipbuilder Kajiki for help. Thanks to Kajiki, they manage to reach Chojuro, but when they try to reason with him to stop the battle… Meanwhile, Ikada sails the raging seas with the intent to destroy the Shinonome 1, the brand-new power plant developed by the Land of Water.

The Rusty Sword
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6.61
44 votes

#16 - The Rusty Sword

Season 1 - Episode 231 - Aired 1/9/2022

Traveling merchants have been attacked by vicious robbers. Wasabi, Namida, and Tsubaki of Team 15 are sent to the site of the incident to investigate. Tsubaki finds a clue that seems to point to samurai from her homeland, the Land of Iron. Furthermore, the clue belongs to a certain person that makes Tsubaki tremble in fear. That person is someone that she respected long ago, a fellow apprentice with whom she trained and honed her swordsmanship with—someone with whom Tsubaki shares a certain fate!

The Mobile Fortress
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6.63
41 votes

#17 - The Mobile Fortress

Season 1 - Episode 237 - Aired 2/20/2022

As Sarada and the others hurry to evacuate the people of the island, Boruto grows anxious when he learns they are being threatened by the mobile fortress, which is equipped with a powerful weapon. Kagura, Hebiichigo and Kyoho show up to assist Boruto, Kawaki and Buntan. Together, they do what they can to destroy the weapon to protect their friends, but they are obstructed by Tenma and are forced to fight him.

Fireworks of Love
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6.64
14 votes

#18 - Fireworks of Love

Season 1 - Episode 260 - Aired 7/31/2022

While strolling through the village, Kakashi and Boruto come across some people arguing. Boruto sees a gloomy-faced young couple and learns they’re engaged, and that their grandfathers are feuding. For the sake of their future, Boruto wants to help them out and asks Kakashi for advice, but Kakashi is totally uninterested. However, something seems to sway Kakashi and he decides to help…

Conflicting Feelings
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6.67
27 votes

#19 - Conflicting Feelings

Season 1 - Episode 253 - Aired 6/12/2022

Boruto, Sarada, and Mitsuki go meet with Ikada, who has now sided against the Land of Water. Boruto tries talking to Ikada as a friend to get him to stop fighting. But since Boruto is responsible for what happened to his sister Seiren, Ikada refuses to listen. Even still, Boruto persistently tries to reason with him. Ikada coldly proposes a certain condition.

A Wound That Never Heals
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6.67
18 votes

#20 - A Wound That Never Heals

Season 1 - Episode 259 - Aired 7/24/2022

Mitsuki worries when Mikazuki the cat goes missing. Mitsuki, Boruto, and Sarada are assisting with the village patrol at the request of the police department, which is having difficulty investigating a strange series of attacks. From morning until night, Mitsuki spends his days on patrol, when one day, he sees Mikazuki being cared for by another person and being called by another name!

Infiltrating Dotou Island
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6.72
43 votes

#21 - Infiltrating Dotou Island

Season 1 - Episode 235 - Aired 2/6/2022

The Land of Water is taken over by pirates, and contact with Denki's Team 5 is lost. The new Team 7 joins up with a unit led by Kagura and sets out for Dotou Island to assist Team 5 and rescue the islanders. However, the unit is made up of Buntan, Hebiichigo, and Kyoho, who in the past had called themselves the “New Seven Ninja Swordsmen of the Mist.” Sarada and Mitsuki go ashore to scout the island while Boruto and the others stay back and watch the situation nearby.

Super Chocho Butterfly Mode!!
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6.76
142 votes

#22 - Super Chocho Butterfly Mode!!

Season 1 - Episode 67 - Aired 8/2/2018

Akamichi Chocho of the Inoshikacho trio has a well rounded body type and loves delicious food. In saying that, due to her age she starts wanting a handsome boyfriend, and so begins to look after her figure. During that time, Team 10 of the InoShikaCho trio and Team 7 with Boruto and friends are tasked to protect the main actor of a popular television drama, Tomaru, and his in-show girlfriend Ashina, together. Boruto gathers to hear about the details of the mission, and sees a pretty young lady he had never seen before.

Team 7's Last Mission?!
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6.77
53 votes

#23 - Team 7's Last Mission?!

Season 1 - Episode 227 - Aired 12/5/2021

Team 7, with Sarada as captain, are assigned a mission. Mirai, who was on a mission with Konohamaru, returns to the village critically injured. The mission was supposed to be simple, but Mirai reports that the situation has changed drastically. It’s decided that reinforcements will be sent and Team 7 volunteers to go.

Harmony in Gold
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6.78
72 votes

#24 - Harmony in Gold

Season 1 - Episode 153 - Aired 4/19/2020

Tsubaki, Sumire’s replacement on Team 15, is proud of her samurai upbringing and is highly skilled, but her team’s overall mission performance is lackluster. Tsubaki devises a plan to hone her team’s skills, where they fight for who performs best on missions.

Super Chocho Love Upheaval!!
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6.79
141 votes

#25 - Super Chocho Love Upheaval!!

Season 1 - Episode 69 - Aired 8/16/2018

The main actor of a television drama Tomaru has been kidnapped by the ninjas who appeared previously during a shoot, and they are demanding a ransom. Chocho is extremely concerned about Tomaru, and is angry at Tomaru’s bodyguards, Jonin Konohamaru and Moegi, for being unable to prevent this from happening despite being there. The female lead Ashina has been chosen to be the one to pay the ransom by the kidnappers, but among all this, Boruto and Shikadai can’t help but feel that something is off about this whole situation.

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