For awesome NES mods, just add legends

Thanks to its largely flat surface, the NES doubles up as an ideal canvas for those wishing to spruce up their consoles with a custom paint job. Of course, you also need artistic ability, which is where we fail hideously, and eBay user hellokitty11111111111 (yes) excels.

Well, "excels" most of the time, anyway. The quality of these mods does vary a little -- we're not big fans of the Kid Icarus design -- but we do absolutely love the Earthbound, Super Mario Bros. 3, and (highly topical) River City Ransom examples. Are they worth (up to) $149.99, though? At a stretch, we'd be tempted. There's more past the break, complete with auction links.

Castlevania NES

Super Mario Bros. 3 NES

Earthbound SNES

Ghouls 'n Ghosts NES

Kid Icarus NES

Mega Man 2 NES

Mike Tyson's Punch Out!! NES

Spy Hunter NES
[Via GameSniped]

This article was originally published on Joystiq.