I don’t know what else to say here. This is a giant crochet NES controller that would, in my opinion, look fantastic draped over our sofa. The creator says that it took her about 2.5 months. People pointed out the lack of roundness of the buttons and the short answer is that round things are hard for beginner crochet-ists.
The method she used is called a “Granny square”, kind of like creating big pixels then attaching them together. For this one she used 39 black 24 red 54 light grey 159 white 270 dark grey
You can read about it in this Reddit thread. Unfortunately there’s no pattern and no more images.