Oh God, Desert Bus is Now on iOS and Android

Just in time for Desert Bus for Hope's fifth annual charity drive, the infamous mini-game from Penn & Teller's Smoke and Mirrors for Sega CD is now available on Android and all iOS devices. It is, by all appearances, a straight port of the unforgiving original, which requires you to drive eight hours in real time to… » 11/23/11 7:30pm 11/23/11 7:30pm

The Desert Bus Departs For Charity Tomorrow

It's that time of year again, when a group of charitable gamers sit behind the wheel of the infamous Desert Bus and drive endlessly, tirelessly, maybe even masochistically, at a maximum speed of 45mph for nearly a full week » 11/18/10 9:00pm 11/18/10 9:00pm

Desert Bus Charity Shatters $100K Goal

Desert Bus for Hope, the fund drive dedicated to playing the world's most boring game, ever, logged more than five days behind the wheel and raised a staggering $132,568.94, more than 88 percent over last year's total. » 11/29/09 1:00pm 11/29/09 1:00pm

Child's Play Drivers Pile Back on the Bus

Take a seat and don't stand forward of the yellow line - Desert Bus for Hope kicked off its third marathon o' masochism, and looks to top the $70,000 it raised last year for the Child's Play charity. » 11/20/09 9:00pm 11/20/09 9:00pm

Desert Bus Creators Take on Jack Thompson

This trailer for Penn & Teller: Bullshit - an unabashedly biased take on the talking points of various agenda pushers - puts our favorite disbarred lawyer in the crosshairs in the upcoming season. » 6/21/09 11:00am 6/21/09 11:00am

Desert Bus Rides Again, Already Raking in the Dough

We've had a little bit of game marathon fatigue up here in the Tower, but Desert Bus for Hope, as something of a granddaddy of all of these — not to mention the absolutely absurd and painful game they chose — gets a pass from me. » 11/29/08 6:00pm 11/29/08 6:00pm