Nights with a Cat anime released a short commercial video collaborating with Ciao Churu, a cat food manufactured by Inaba Petfood Corporation. The video, which is available on YouTube, features Kyuryuga as well as other cats in the anime style, including Ayahi Takagaki (Kyuryuga) and Atsumi Tanezaki (Pi-chan), as well as director and scriptwriter Minoru Ashina's cat.
Ayahi Takagaki posted a photo of her cat named Fiore/Fiole kissing Chiao Churu to her blog on September 15th, as well as a video of her pet in an animated version. She describes the commercial video debut of her family member as "a real big event for the Takagaki family." Fu-chan is a cat name.
Atsumi Tanezaki posted a photo of her cat Celeb/Serebu on her Twitter on the same day.
Edmond Honda, better known as Ed-san in Minoru Ashina, is licking a Chiao Churu, which is safe for kidney disease and available only at hospitals, according to his tweet.
Other cats featured in the video are well-known on the internet, and are referred to as follows:
- Shirasu and Niboshi
- Purin and Meru
- Matsutake and Osushi
Below you can see a 15-second long video:
Kyuryuga, played by Ayahi Takagaki (Kuro in the Blue Exorcist series), is played by Satoshi Hino (Ainz Ooal Gown/Momon in the Overlord series) and Atsumi Tanezaki (Anya Forger in the Spy x Family series) will play Futa-kun's sister Pi-chan in the anime.
Nights with a Cat is a manga essay written and illustrated by Kyuryu Z and published by KADOKAWA. The series has three compiled volumes as of April 28, 2022. The anime is produced by Studio PuYUKAI (Isekai Quartet series) under Minoru Ashina's direction and scripts.
The plot of Volume 1 is described by Yen Press, the official English publisher for the English edition: Fuuta returns tired at night, all he wants to do is spend time with his new cat. In this relaxed and cute comedy about living with an adorable furball, all of the house cats' behaviors and mannerisms are meticulously reproduced!