JAPAN: Good news for manga readers! Naruto: Sasuke’s Story—The Uchiha and the Heavenly Stardust: The Manga has finally been released. Chapter 1 from the highly popular series is available for fans plus another cheery on the cake is that it is available for free on Sueisha’s Manga Plus and Shonen Jump App.
Sasuke’s Story joins the list of Naruto novels
The prose novel follows the journey of fan-favorite Sasuke Uchiha as he embarks toward an astronomical observatory. Though he is not alone on this mission, he teams up with Sakura to discover the Sage of the Six Paths mystery.
Jun Esaka penned the story for Naruto: Sasuke’s Story—The Uchiha and the Heavenly Stardust. The legendary mangaka Masashi Kishimoto illustrated the novel. This isn’t the first time a prose novel has been released in the Shinobi universe. Many acclaimed series have been published on iconic characters, which include teams, allies, and villains.
In Naruto Ritsuden light novel series Kakashi Ritsuden: The Sixth Hokage and the Failure Boy, Naruto Uzumaki and the Spiral destiny also land on the list along with Sasuke’s Story. In 2018 Naruto Shinden was also published, which included Konoha Shinden: Steam Ninja Scrolls, Naruto Shinden: Parent and Child Day, Shikamaru Shinden: A Cloud Dancing in Forlorn Falling Petals, and Sasuke Shinden: The Teacher’s Star Pupil.
Besides the major titles, Itachi Shinden Book of Bright Light, Itachi Shinden: Book of Dark Night, and Sasuke Shinden: Book of Sunrise was published in 2015, which also gained popularity for carrying the Uchiha title.
Recently, the Unpredictable Ninja completed 20 years of the anime release, which generated nostalgic vibes among fans. Studio Pierrot released the new key visuals on October 3, 2022. The poster featured our beloved anime character in high definition.
The makers also shared a remastered version of the iconic scene from the original series and Shippuden. The redefine video featured the most impacting battle, such as the climactic fight at the Valley of the End and fan-favorite opening songs of the series.