FUNimation Entertainment will release the first DVD volume of the Witchblade anime series in both Regular (MSRP $29.98) and Starter Set ($44.98) editions on September 25th. Produced by Gonzo, the 26-episode Witchblade anime, which aired in
Kobayashi Yasuko, the scriptwriter for the Gonzo Witchblade anime, has also written additional adventures featuring the heroine of the Witchblade anime that have been published in manga form in
Because of the familiarity of American audiences with the Witchblade property (thanks in large part to the American Witchblade TV series), this anime/manga project has definite potential. Organic Hobby has released a Witchblade anime-based PVC statue (see 'Organic Hobby Has Witchblade Statue') and other tie-in products could soon become available.