Yes, it's true - by Warner Home Video is releasing the 1966 Batman series on DVD in 2014. Burt Ward and Adam West will be recording episode commentaries it's been reported.
The show has been tied up for over a decade, in part because of a dispute with the William Dozier family, he was the creator / producer of the production. The Dozier's contend they are owed money from airings of the show on cable and won't release DVD rights until it is settled.
Previously, in 2013, Warner Bros. announced recently that they had secured the rights to market the likenesses of the characters from the 1966-68 Batman TV show for toys and other products.
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