Metroid Fusion is now available on the Wii U Virtual Console, which is good news as it's rather brilliant. The arrival of Game Boy Advance titles on the Wii U also gives portable gamers with longer memories or retro leanings an excuse to look back wistfully on the original platform, the last to bear the iconic Game Boy name.

There's much to like about the original design, too — aside from its lack of a backlit screen — and it's still rather popular to this day. It's also perfect for custom hardware mods, with plenty of attractive designs doing the rounds; as you can see in the images above and below, we now have a gorgeous Metroid model to admire.

This was posted to coincide with Metroid Fusion's Virtual Console launch this week by, a website seemingly dedicated to producing and sharing impressive hardware mods.

Would you like one of these? Silly question, surely?


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