• Inojin and Chou-Chou review Kumano's ramen in the new episode
  • "Boruto: Naruto Next Generations" Episode 256 is airing Sunday
  • The episode will live stream on Crunchyroll

Chou-Chou and Inojin get acquainted with a former Nukenin while on a mission in "Boruto: Naruto Next Generations" Episode 256.

The ex-Nukenin named Kumano Shingo is also an owner of a ramen shop. Inojin and Chou-Chou have decided to help Kumano make some ramen. The duo agrees to review Kumano's existing ramen. They tell him it is not bad but not exactly great, according to the official synopsis of Episode 256, titled "The Ultimate Recipe."

He asks Chou-Chou and Inojin to give him suggestions to improve the taste of his product. Meanwhile, Kumano is a hard worker and wants to develop a new menu for his ramen shop.

Will he be able to achieve his goal and come up with lip-smacking dishes?

After handling the Land of Water crisis, Team 7 returns to Konohagakure. The titles of the upcoming "Boruto: Naruto Next Generations" episode suggest the storyline will focus on the Uzumaki family. Boruto has been away from the village and this time he will get a chance to bond with Naruto and the others.

The upcoming episode titles

  1. Episode 257 – "Konohamaru Who Became Hokage?!"
  2. Episode 258 – "Uzumaki Family Hot Spring Trip"
  3. Episode 259 – "Unhealing Wounds"
  4. Episode 260 – "Fireworks of Love"

The cast of the anime includes Yuuko Sanpei as Boruto Uzumaki, Yusuke Shirai as Ikada Funato, 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 and Nana Mizuki as Hinata Uzumaki.

It also includes Hinata Hyuuga, Ryoko Shiraishi as Chou-Chou Akimichi, Atsushi Abe as Inojin Yamanaka, 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.

The new opening theme song is titled "Kirarirari" and is performed by KANA-BOON. The closing theme of the anime is titled "Bibou Rock" by Lenny code fiction.

"Boruto: Naruto Next Generations" Episode 256 is scheduled to air this Sunday. Fans can live stream the episode online on Crunchyroll. The new episode will release in Japanese with English subtitles.

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