Oh my, the things we do for comedic value 'round Giz HQ's way. Remember the world's largest gamepad, the 12ft-wide NES controller? We got one into the office, where our video-girl Lucy and I tried our hardest with Super Mario. It was surprisingly tricksy, to say the least.
Take a look at the video above for our disastrous attempts, plus a brief snippet of how the heck engineering student Ben Allen actually made the thing. [Guinness World Records]