Build Cheap Homemade Joystick using Arduino: Playing Games is fun. Number of models of Joysticks are available in market. If you want a perfect and good build quality Joystick they are very pricy. You can make your own Joystick using Arduino and simple parts.
An arcade stick is a large-format controller for use with Game consoles or computers. They use the stick-and-button configuration of some arcade cabinets, such as those with particular multi-button. Bartuss made a simple cheap Arduino based Joystick using basic electronic parts. It’s a simple joystick type controller with basic electronic parts and is easy to use even for beginners.
One Bamboo Stick
Two 100k ohm potentiometers