This real-life “aimbot” uses a physical mouse to cheat at shooting games

Don't worry: this elaborate cheating robot isn't being used in your favorite games, yet

If you've ever found yourself playing opposite someone who uses an aimbot, a piece of cheating software that can automatically lock onto an enemy in a shooting game, you know how frustrating it can be. This simple but effective hack is the scourge of online multiplayer matches, and part of the reason for increased anti-cheat measures in modern games. But what if you could build an aimbot out of 100 percent hardware?