Many (if not all) Nintendo 64 owners are familiar with the cursed analog sticks that have plagued us gamers. After repeated use, the N64 analog stick wears down. With no help from Mario Party, all controllers will inevitably lose their center of balance over time. Without proper lubrication, the plastic parts inside of the controller are ground down and turned to dust.
But there's hope. Replacement parts and DIY guides are available to get your controllers working like new.