Fan-submitted cat pictures will be used as end-title cards for adaptation of "healing" manga about living with kitties
In a clever promotion that's sure to get cat-lovers purring, TV anime Dokyonin wa Hiza, Tokidoki Atama no Ue. ("My housemate is on my knee, sometimes, on my head.") is looking for fans to submit pictures of their cats to be used as the end-title cards when the series broadcasts in January of 2019.
The cat picture promotion runs from October 12 - November 22, 2018. Cat lovers are invited to a special website where they can submit photos of their pretty kitties along with their contact information. Winners will be notified via email, and the cat pictures will be used as end-title cards and also on Twitter and on the official series website for promotional purposes.
The original Dokyonin wa Hiza, Tokidoki, Atama no Ue. manga is written by Minatsuki, illustrated by As Futasuya, and serialized in Flex Comix's Comic Polaris digital manga magazine. The series follows the everyday lives of Subaru Mikazuki, a reclusive author who writes mystery novels, and Haru, a stray kitten whom Subaru adopts. The story is told from the perspectives of both the human and feline characters.
The Dokyonin wa Hiza, Tokidoki, Atama no Ue. TV anime is directed by Kaoru Suzuki and features animation production by Zero-G. The series will broadcast in Japan in 2019.
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