WB_Anime_v1_colored.jpgFUNimation has announced Witchblade Anime Volume 1 DVD debuted at the number one position as the best-selling anime to date in 2007. This is according to Nielsen VideoScan following the September 25 release.

From the renowned anime studio GONZO, Witchblade is the saga of a woman who must bear the burden of a terrible force of destruction known as the Witchblade. Based on the comic book series from Top Cow Productions, the anime series goes into the future to tell the tale of a new bearer of the Witchblade and the conspiracy that surrounds her burden. Witchblade is the first U.S. comic book property to be made into an anime.

Witchblade Volume 2 is set to arrive November 6 with exclusive covers from Top Cow Productions artists.

via Top Cow

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  1. Rodrigo
    October 25, 2007 at 6:22 am — Reply

    I just saw the first episode of this. Real cool. It’s exactly what I expected, witchblade seen through an Anime filter. Which unsurprisingly leaves all the boobies intact. They’re just barely covered by bright robo-armor as opposed to barely covered by crunchy monster armor.

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