Tweet of the Week #97: A Guide to Japan’s ‘Off’ Stores
Tweet of the Week #97: A Guide to Japan’s ‘Off’ Stores

Bargain hunters in Japan know all about the “Off” stores which are great places to find used and/or cheap stuff, from books, video games, phones, clothes, and even…cars and liquor.All you need is a little bit of patience to dig through the messy aisles for treasures, but isn’t that the joy of thrifting? Let’s take a look at all the different outlets of the “Off” brand.Hard-Off (ハードオフ)Going back to the early 90s, Hard-Off has 897 stores around Japan as of February 2019. This chain deals with audiovisual equipment, PC, music instruments, and other electronic miscellaneous such as cables, batteri…

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