On Friday, FUNimation had announced that it has licensed the television animation series Record of Lodoss War: Chronicles of the Heroic Knight, and also licensed the Record of Lodoss War video animation.
Funimation is planning to release the OVA series on a DVD and Blu-ray disc. They will publish the television animation series on DVD. They will release the both on 18th July in one box set.
Record of Lodoss War was started as an article series of magazine. Then after some time it also got involved into a novel series by Ryo Mizuno and till now it has over 10 Million copies in print. Record of Lodoss War had also been adapted into a video animation series in 1990 under the same title, and in 1998 Record of Lodoss War: Chronicles of the Heroic Knight television animation was also published. These both animations were licensed by Central Park Media in North America.
The novel Record of Lodoss War: The Grey Witch will be released by Seven Seas Entertainment on 31st October; the novel is the original work of Mizuno.