Who hasn't dreamed about owning a giant Atari joystick lamp? Seriously, its right up there with winning the lottery. The good news is that you can make it happen with a little hard work.
This DIY project seems a bit time consuming—so you really have to want it. However, the man behind it was able to get the job done with only a small supply of basic tools. If you have some decent equiptment like a band saw or a scroll saw, you should be able to get this one done in record time using the instructions provided in the following link. [instructables]