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

In Tight Times, Gamers Dig Deep for the Needy

Despite a flatlined economy and a sharp downward trend in game sales, Child's Play and other gaming-themed benefits have done as well or better than in better times. » 12/26/09 5:00pm 12/26/09 5:00pm

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