Anime distribution company, Funimation, has acquired the rights to localize and distribute an animated Bayonetta feature in North America.

The film, subtitled Bloody Fate, is based on the Bayonetta video game and according to the press release announcing the film, it "faithfully captures the extreme action and sexiness of the original."

The director of the film, Fuminori Kizaki worked previously on the Afro Samurai series.

You can check out a Japanese trailer for the film below.

Nintendo recently showed off some more of Bayonetta 2 for Wii U at E3, announcing that Bayonetta 2 will come included with the original game on Wii U. For our hands-on with Bayonetta 2 at E3, head here.

[Source: Bayonetta Bloody Fate on Facebook, Funimation, via NeoGAF]