Here's a seemingly stupid idea: a basket on a handle that is meant to hold a Wiimote. (Complete with mechanical triggers for A and B buttons.) But the extension cleanly increases the Wiimote's velocity with every movement. Watch as the skinny kid in the video takes a giant swing in Wii Sports baseball. Could be good for games like Zelda, if not for the fact that you can't get to most of the other buttons. Fix this! [Google Video]
Wii Handle Accelerates Swings to Superhuman Proportions
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