Shuiesha’s Saikyo Jump magazine has announced the date Naruto Shippuden: The True Legend of Itachi will debut – March 3, 2016! This chapter in the Naruto Shippuden story will be based on two official books released in Japan – The True Legend of Itachi: Glory and The True Legend of Itachi: Dark Night. These are paperback books, not manga, so they are Itachi’s story told through text only.
It’s unclear how many episodes the Naruto Shippuden: The True Legend of Itachi Volume – Light and Darkness anime series will be. As for the books, the first book (Glory) is 256 pages, while the second book (Dark Night) is 288 pages. Saiyan Island hopes to have more information about the series as it’s announced.
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