Ayane's High Kick (綾音ちゃんハイキック, Ayane-chan Hai Kikku) is a two-episode anime series produced by Nikkatsu Corporation and Rikuentai. It was originally released as an original video animation (OVA) in Japan in 1997 and was licensed for release in North America by U.S. Manga Corps in 1998. It follows the story of a girl named Ayane Mitsui who wishes to become a professional wrestler, but due to series of events, she becomes a kickboxer instead.
Ayane Mitsui is a 17 Year old very athletic High school girl who wishes dearly to become a great professional wrestler like her idol Manami Toyota of the All Japan Women's Pro-Wrestling circuit. However, despite many auditions, she cannot qualify. A brilliant kickboxing coach, Kunimitsu, notices potential within the girl and persuades her to train with him. Ayane hates kickboxing and is very vocal about it, but happens to have a greater potential with the sport and sticks with it. Meanwhile, some of the less-savory teachers from her high school have become aware of her extracurricular activities and threaten to expel her if they get proof. And if that's not enough, another kickboxer is not allowed to be a Lesbian, 21 Year old Sakurako Miyagawa, has taken notice of The girl and wants to fight her in the ring to be her enemy.
- US Manga Corps released a DVD on October 6, 1998.
- Blu-ray 2017.