Boruto: Naruto Next Generations will finally be adopting a non-filler arc from the manga. Boruto anime has been trending ever since the word got out. The anime is currently following the ‘Ao’ aka ‘Vessel’ arc of the manga. Post this arc comes to the most-awaited arc of the story so far, i.e., Kara arc. Ao Arc covers up Chapter 16 to 23 from Volume 5 to 6; as for the anime, it starts from Episode 178.

Boruto anime has aired 182 episodes; we are here with the early scanlations for the upcoming episodes. That includes every vital detail you need to know regarding ‘Boruto anime enters Ao arc.’

Ao arc entirely focuses on the threat of Kara, as Kara’s vessel is reported missing. The next few episodes will be covering up Kara’s efforts to reclaim Kawaki. This post will discuss the episode titles and synopsis for Episode 183, 184, and 185 of the Ao arc of Boruto anime.

Boruto Ao Arc

Boruto Episode 183

Episode 183 of Boruto: Naruto Next Generations is titled ‘Hands.’ The anime will be adapting Chapter 18 of the manga. Besides this, As per the summary in Animedia magazine, Team 7 finally accomplishes their mission to escort Katasuke to the Advanced Technology Research Institute.

Before they leave, they happen to meet up with an old friend and get another mission to test out other scientific ninja tools. Boruto holds hatred against the tools, but his feelings slowly change as he advances to conduct the trials.

The episode ends with the Hokage giving an emergency mission to Team 7. The episode will be available to watch online on 24 January 2021.

Staff members –

Director: Tazumi Mukaiyama

Storyboard: Yukihiro Matsushita

Animation director: Park Myoung hun, Minoru Murao/ Rinako Nishihara

Screenplay: Kyōko Katsuya

Studio: Jiwoo Animation

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Boruto Episode 184

Episode 184 of Boruto: Naruto Next Generations is titled ‘Puppets.’ The anime will be adapting Chapter 19 of the manga. Moreover, As per the synopsis in Animedia magazine, Mugino and Konohamaru are facing some hardships while conducting their research on the airship; While they carry out their mission, they lose all communications with the village. It results in Lord Hokage sending Team 7, Katasuke, as reinforcements.

Ninja Dog Chamaru leads them to the location where Konohamaru and Mugino made their last transmissions. Upon reaching the site, Team 7 gets attacked by mysterious puppets created using advanced Scientific Ninja Tools. Team 7 and Katasuke, with the help of his Scientific Ninja Tools, manage to take down the Puppets.

The episode ends with Chamaru finally locating Konohamaru and Mugino; while they were heading towards them – Ao appears. The episode will be available to watch online on 31 January 2021.

Staff Members –

Director: Seiki Sugawara

Storyboard: Toshihiko Masuda

Animation director: Maru Animation, Chiyuki Tanaka

Screenplay: Atsushi Nishiyama

Studio: Hanil Animation or Studio Mouse

Boruto Episode 185

The 185th episode of Boruto anime is titled Tools. The episode will be available on 7 February 2021. Most probably, this episode will be adapting the 20th chapter of Volume 6.

Staff Members –

Director: Michita Shiraishi

Storyboard: Ryōji Fujiwara

Animation director: Naoki Takahashi, Ayako Satō

Screenplay: Kō Shigenobu

Studio: 4tune

Although, the most hype episode of this arc is going to be Episode 186. This is where the “actual” plot of the manga will be getting an adaptation.

All the Boruto anime episodes in the “Ao-Vessel” arc are available to stream on CrunchyrollNetflix, and Hulu.