Kakashi is seen as the sixth hokage of the village hidden in the leaf in the last episode of Naruto Shippuden i.e. Episode Number 479. In that scene Tsunade, the fifth hokage is seen transferring the responsibility of hokage to Kakashi ( involving a lot of unfinished paper work)
Similarly one may ask, why was Rin killed by Kakashi?
Actually, Kakashi did NOT kill Rin. It was a self-sacrifice by Rin herself. Some time after the events at Kannabi Bridge, Rin was kidnapped by Kirigakure and made the jinchūriki of Isobu in order to have her be rescued so the tailed beast could be let loose within Konoha.
What are the filler episodes in Naruto?
Guide to watching Naruto Shippuden without Filler:
- Watch episodes 1-56.
- Skip at 57-70.
- 71 - Last 10 min or so is manga material. But is relevant for the next arc.
- Pick up at 72-89.
- Skip at 90-111.
- Pick up or Skip - 112 - Last 10 min or so is manga material.
- Pick up at 113-143.
- Skip at 144-151.
How many episodes are there in Naruto Shippuden?
Naruto, there are 5 seasons and has a total of 220 Episodes. Naruto Shippuden, there are 21 seasons and has a total of 500 episodes. Both series combined make up a total of 26 seasons and 720 episodes. And then there's Boruto, with 16 episodes and is ongoing.