Akihabara is the place where anything and everything goers down for the otaku. And now, for something different, a new hair salon has opened which caters to anime fans. The salon is called OFF-KAi!! and it’s been open since October 1, 2016.
This hair salon plays various songs from different anime’s to pass the time as you wait for your cut and the staff being anime otaku love talking to visitors about anime’s to pass the time. And even better, they can also style your hair as your favourite anime character.
And keeping in theme as with most stores in Akihabara, the hair salon even has its own mascot. Her name is Marwishka Offka and she’s been illustrated by renowned light novel artist, Kurehito Misaki of Saekano: How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend fame.
If you’re in Japan and fancy getting a haircut like your favourite anime girl or boy, here’s the address: OFF-KAi!!, Sotokanda 3-6-6 Hattori Building 1F, opening hours are from 12 PM to 10 PM with the last appointment at 9. The salon also has its own app through which you can make a booking. You can grab it for both iOS and Android.