The shop's name is alternatively spelled 千石家,千石家 ("Sengoku House") in the 1996 anime adaptation. Like the manga, Tsukushi and Yuki work there part-time. It is first shown in "No Brand Girl!," when Sojiro and Rui happen to pass by. The shop appears intermittently from then on, usually to show Tsukushi talking out her problems with Yuki. In the final episode, it is mentioned that have been given a fifty yen raise.