by Yasuko Kobayashi & Kondou Kazuma Takeru, a young Japanese girl, lives in a convent and is being raised by Buddist nuns. But the convent holds a dark secret: a chamber houses a box and inside locked is the Witchblade - a powerful artifact that has existed throughout the ages. Takeru has nightmares about the Witchblade, not understanding their meaning. But when demons attack the convent, Takeru discovers the Witchblade and unwittingly becomes its bearer! A prequel story to the hitWitchbladeanime series from Japanese animation powerhouse Gonzo!