One of the cooler aspects of the soon-to-be-extinct original Xbox 360 was its removable faceplates. Though the customized look never really took off, there were a ton of (yes, usually overpriced) snap-on faceplates available, representing everything from sports teams to iconic game characters. There were even a couple of kits that allowed you to design your own faceplate, print it out, and slide it into a faceplate shell.
The most common use for faceplates, in my experience, was as a promotional item given away by game publishers. In my collection, I've got promo faceplates from Namco's Soul Calibur, … Read more