You know that cute and quirky manga, "The Masterful Cat Is Depressed Again Today" by Hitsuji Yamada? Well, get ready because it's getting an anime adaptation, and it's just purr-fect! So, let's explore all the fuzzy details together, shall we?

Check out the second promotional video that was just revealed on the official website of the anime. This video confirms that the premiere is scheduled for July 7th in Japan. And guess what? It even gives us a little taste of the opening theme song titled "Fortune Comes to a Worried House" performed by the amazing Somei. How cool is that?

Let's talk about the genius behind this heartwarming story. Hitsuji Yamada started publishing this lovely manga back in August 2018 on the Suiyoubi no Sirius service by Kodansha. And then, in October 2021, it made its debut in the Monthly Shonen Sirius magazine. It's been stealing hearts ever since!

Voice cast

Now, let me introduce you to the talented voice cast bringing these delightful characters to life. What a fantastic lineup!

  • Hiroki Yasumoto voicing the adorable and mischievous Yukichi, the cat.
  • Yui Ishikawa takes on the role of Saku Fukuzawa, the hardworking office worker.
  • Ai Kakuma as Yuri Shibasaki.
  • Katsuyuki Konishi as Kaoru Orizuka
  • Mao Ichimichi as Rio Nishina.
  • Miyu Irino as Tenchou (the manager)
  • Ayana Taketatsu as Yume.

Production team

But that's not all, my friend. We've got an incredible team working on this project.

  1. Susumu Kudo, known for their work on "K the Series" and "Coppelion," is directing the anime, with the talented folks at GoHands handling the animation.
  2. They're also taking charge of the scriptwriting and supervision, with the guidance of Tamazo Yanagi.
  3. And let's not forget about Takayuki Uchida, who's in charge of character design.

With such a talented team, we can expect something truly special!

Synopsis for The Masterful Cat Is Depressed Again Today

It revolves around Saku, who unexpectedly takes in a stray black cat. Little did she know that this feline, named Yukichi, would become her ultimate companion at home. But Yukichi is no ordinary cat. He takes great pride in his culinary skills, and any good deal at the supermarket will surely make his whiskers twitch with excitement. Saku may not have it all figured out just yet, but at least she has Yukichi by her side, making life a little brighter.


So, get ready to immerse yourself in the heartwarming and sometimes melancholic world of "The Masterful Cat Is Depressed Again Today." The anime is just around the corner, and it promises to be a delightful and whimsical experience. Don't forget July 7th and join Saku and Yukichi on their charming adventures.

Source: Comic Natalie

(c) Hitsuji Yamada, Kodansha / "The Masterful Cat Is Depressed Again Today" Production Committee

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