KEY POINTS

  • Naruto rises again and takes on Isshiki Otsutsuki
  • "Boruto: Naruto Next Generations" Episode 217 is airing this Sunday
  • Crunchyroll will stream the episodes

Sasuke and Naruto are cornered by Isshiki Otsutsuki in a fierce battle. Boruto tries to help his father and Sasuke but fails to make an impact. "Boruto: Naruto Next Generations" Episode 217 will showcase Naruto taking a dangerous route to counter Isshiki's powers.

The official synopsis of Episode 217 is out on TV Tokyo detailing what happens after Naruto unlocks a new mode with the help of Kurama.

The warriors of Konohagakure think they have no other way to fight against Isshiki. And at that moment, Naruto unleashes a form that shocks Sasuke, Boruto and Isshiki.

The tailed beast, named Kurama, tells Naruto about the trump card called the Baryon Mode. However, Naruto learns that he will have to pay a heavy price for activating the Baryon Mode.

As a Hokage, Naruto is ready to die for Konohagakure.

In Episode 216 of the anime, Boruto took Isshiki into another dimension away from the village.

Naruto and Sasuke followed Boruto and soon a fierce battle ensued against Isshiki. The Otsutsuki turned out to be extremely powerful and managed to overpower the trio.

"Boruto pulls Isshiki into another dimension for a final showdown. Naruto and Sasuke follow after them. Boruto, Naruto, and Sasuke fight to protect Kawaki and their village from Isshiki, who has the power to manipulate dimensions. Those who are left in the village can only pray for their safe return. Meanwhile, Amado tells Kawaki and Shikamaru that Boruto has the key to winning this battle," read the official synopsis of Episode 216, according to Crunchyroll.

The cast of the anime includes Yuuko Sanpei as Boruto Uzumaki, Noriaki Sugiyama as Sasuke Uchiha, Kokoro Kikuchi as Sarada Uchiha, Ryuuichi Kijima as Mitsuki, Junko Takeuchi as Naruto Uzumaki, Chiharu Sawashiro as Hiruga, Hidenori Takahashi as Konohamaru Sarutobi, Shoutarou Morikubo as Shikamaru Nara, Kunihiro Kawamoto as Omoi, Nana Mizuki as Hinata Hyuuga, Tetsuya Kakihara as Deepa, Yūichi Nakamura as Koji Kashin, Yūma Uchida as Kawaki, Houko Kuwashima as Delta, Kenta Miyake as Boro, Akio Ohtsuka as Amado, Junta Terashima as Code and Kenjiro Tsuda as Jigen.

Fans can watch "Boruto: Naruto Next Generations" Episode 217 online on Crunchyroll this Sunday. The episode will live stream in Japanese with English subtitles.

Boruto and Naruto in action Boruto and Naruto in action Photo: steamXO/Flickr