Viz Presents “Naruto” Author’s Comments On Tone Of “Boruto,” Hinata Marriage And More

This week, Viz is celebrating the fifth anniversary of their digital Shonen Jump magazine with a subscription sale and news about sampling the periodical’s six new series. The issue feature features a new chapter of Boruto and a translation of an interview between Team Jump and manga author Masashi Kishimoto from the recent Jump Festa event. In it, Kishimoto discusses what he did after Naruto wrapped, how he differentiates the characters of Naruto and Boruto, whether he feels the pressure to create another hit and more.


 Some highlights:




The full interview is available from or Comixology



Scott Green is editor and reporter for anime and manga at geek entertainment site Ain’t It Cool News. Follow him on Twitter at @aicnanime.