This Super Mario Maker level is called Trials of Death, a level so tough the guy who made it has been trying for over a year to complete it.

There’s a great interview up with its creator Braden “ChainChompBraden” Moor over on Waypoint, who has spent 1500 hours trying to beat it. Without success.

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If you are reading this and wondering “huh maybe I could beat it”, you are overestimating your abilities. Look at this nonsense.

Speaking with Waypoint’s up-and-coming young games journalist Patrick Klepek, Moor says of people’s claims that somehow, on day, Trials of Death will be cleared: “I’m always seeing people say that it’s never going to happen, and that the whole thing is just hopeless.”

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“That’s just an extra exciting reason for me to beat this level. I’ll get to prove a bunch of people wrong. If this isn’t an example of my stubbornness, then I don’t know what is. Perhaps most motivating of all however, is that I simply enjoy this journey.”