NES Games With a Modern Touch

The old school NES games were something. Spending hours getting through grueling levels, figuring out what to do, and finally winning the game. Gaming has changed now, and things are quite different from what they were, right up from graphics to gameplay itself. In these images artist Hughes Johnson imagines what NES games might have been like, if they came up in the modern style of gameplay.

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The Largest Ever NES Controller

Handing some competition to peers at a Dutch university, Delft University of Technology student Ben Allen has created a huge NES controller. Probably the largest NES controller ever, this one is 30 times the size of the original, and took five months and $6000 to complete. Because everyone wants to play with a 252 pound controller.

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World’s largest NES controller is nearly 12 feet wide

Students at a Dutch university claim to have built the largest NES controller there is. It is nearly 30 times bigger than the original controller, and has presumably been made for some giant. Humans wishing to play would have to stand on the controller to manipulate it, and we guess it would require at least …

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