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Celebrating 30 years of Nintendo magnificence with these mods and DIYs

Happy birthday Nintendo

On October 18, 1985 Nintendo released its first ever console in the region of North America and since then the Japanese gaming giant has not looked back. In a way Nintendo has revolutionized the gaming industry and how can we forget those old school gaming days when playing addictive arcade games like Super Mario Bros. or Duck Hunt for hours and hours was bliss. It has been 30 years since that time and Nintendo has come a long way in establishing itself as a household name for gaming freaks. As a tribute on 30th birthday of Nintendo we have compiled a list of Nintendo-inspired geek stuff and Nintendo mods that you’ll definitely enjoy.
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Huge NES controller made from Lego bricks requires mammoth arms

Have a look at this huge NES controller made from Lego bricks and the required electronics which make it fully functional. Brainchild of Julius Alexander aka The Baron von Brunk, this humungous controller spans across 60 inches and when it will be complete you can actually take control of your favorite Nintendo games using it. But the question is how the hell in this world is one person going to control every damn control on this thing especially when the controls are so far stretched away from each other? But that doesn’t take anything away from this unique Lego DIY creation which is quite impressive.

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