When "Naruto Shippuden" Episode 478 aired, it showed how Naruto and Sasuke made peace with each other after their fight. Episode 476 titled "The Last Battle" was thought to be the finale episode of the series. News spread, however, that there will be four more episodes for the "Naruto Shippuden" series.
"Naruto Shippuden" Episode 478 Recap
The episode started with Sasuke and Naruto fighting during their time in ninja school. It was a very emotional episode especially for the viewers since it showed how Sasuke's character developed throughout the series.
In the episode, Sasuke finally opened up to Naruto about his mistakes which for most fans of the series is a bit of a hard thing for the character to do. Through the flashbacks, Sasuke realized that he and Naruto shares a lot of things in common.
"Naruto Shippuden" Episode 479 Spoilers
The next episode is titled "Uzamaki Naruto." It is rumored to show how the two friends will collaborate in releasing the other ninjas that are still trapped in the dream loop. It will be a filler episode to set up the scenes for the final part of the series and will most likely highlight Naruto's heroic act to save the world from utter destruction.
"Naruto Shippuden" Episode 480 Spoilers
The final episode of the series is titled "Naruto and Hinata." It is revealed that the last episode will be dedicated to the two characters and will most likely show their marriage. Rumor has it though that the final episode will open up a new story arc. It could be about the couple's son trying to make it in the ninja world.
The final episode will also show Sasuke making amends with everyone and leaving Konoha for good. Some also believe that a romance will blossom between Sasuke and Sakura.
After decades on the air, "Naruto Shippuden" looks like the beloved epic series will end happily. Episode 479 will air on October 13 while the final episode, will air on October 20.