Welcome to Stiq Figures, where the sales data is after the break and the posts don't matter. Every week, we take a look at, uh, something – meanwhile, the previous week's Japanese hardware sales figures are posted after the jump, and a discussion of said figures takes place in our comments. It may not be conventional, but it's a time-honored Joystiq tradition.

Stiq Figures, April 29  May 5 Arcade cabinet edition
Reddit user mystery_smelly_feet recently posted a gallery of photos showing off the construction process for a custom arcade cabinet. The cabinet sports a classic Nintendo theme, complete with iconic grey, red and black controls that are vaguely similar to the NES game pad we all know and love. We're looking at it this week on Stiq Figures out of pure awe and jealousy. Make one for us, Mystery Smelly Feet!

3DS LL: 50,190 [UP] 12,654 (33.71%)
3DS: 26,273 [UP] 8,376 (46.80%)
Vita: 22,051 [UP] 652 (3.05%)
PS3: 17,415 [UP] 2,733 (18.61%)
Wii U: 13,173 [UP] 4,911 (59.44%)
PSP: 8,443 [UP] 907 (12.04%)
Wii: 2,238 [UP] 578 (34.82%)
Xbox 360: 596 [UP] 106 (21.63%)

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