VST History Timeline, from the beginning*

Early VST History
Start Date (PST/PDT) DB Start Year Description Notes
2011-11-19 04:26:00 DB5 Sokar starts manually archiving DB5 poster revisions. Sokar's poster archive would remain a secret until the VST website is created pre-DB9
2012-05-14 DB5+ For distributing / uploading the clips of DB5 Graham emails Fugi, dave_random and MasterGunner and thus:
"You three are now the DB Video Strike Team™. Ta-daa!"
The youtube channel was now setup. (Sokar will get to DB5 at some point...)
2012-05-24 15:54:44 DB5+ Sokar's download of the DB5 torrent finishes and he starts the De5ertBus_Skits_index.txt file This was the first attempt at cataloging everything that happened in a run.
2012-10-31 DB5+ LadySephiroth creates the "Desert Bus 6 - Record of What Happens When" GoogleDoc spreadsheet This was the first attempt at a spreadsheet, it did not include the tech test or end times until later.
2012-11-14 16:10 DB6 DB6 Tech Test Starts -
2012-11-14 20:48:55 DB6 Sokar creates De6ert_Bus_Skits_index.txt to "spreadsheet" what happened during the DB6 tech test At the time, Sokar didn't know about LadySephiroth's spreadsheet
VST Offically formed, spreadsheeting started.
Start Date (PST/PDT) DB Start Year Description Notes
2012-11-16 11:41:02 DB6 Graham emails MasterGunner about doing live-highlighting for the run by the VST Trivia: Gunner almost missed this email as data phones were rare at the time and he didn't have one.
Graham initially wanted the VST to be no more than 5 people, hahahahahahahahahahahaha.
2012-11-16 19:30 DB6 DB6 Pre-Show starts Pre-Show added to the spreadsheet, actual video editing (via Twitch Highlighting) starts.
2012-11-16 21:00 DB6 DB6 Run offically starts -
S: 2012-11-16 21:00
E: 2012-11-23 05:23
DB6 The following 14 people are recruited and become the first real VST: Spreadsheeters:
Betsy, BillTheCat, BrainStew, Caitiri, Dave_Random,
Invariel, J, LadySephiroth, Master Gunner, Sektor88,
Sokar, Telnaior, Tyranic-Moron, XelaReko

Editors (During the run):
AeroCmdr, Dave_Random, Master_Gunner, Invariel, XelaReko
Editor (post-run, pre-DB10):
Sokar

PosterMapping (post-run, pre-DB10):
Sokar
2012-11-17 00:49:00 DB6 Sokar starts archiving DB6 poster revisions --
S: 2012-11-16 21:00
E: 2012-11-23 05:23
DB6 It is realized the VST in NO WAY has enough people. --
2013-11-07 DB6+ Xelareko creates: "Desert Bus 7 - Record of What Happened When" GoogleDoc spreadsheet file This was a slightly improved version on the DB6 spreadsheet.
2013-11-13 17:00:00 DB7 First DB7 Tech Test begins 21 People are recruited in to the VST: Spreadheeters:
BillTheCat, BrainStew, Caitiri, Dave_Random, Dicey, GarrusVakarian (aka Tyranic-Moron),
J, LadySeph, LambMower, Master_Gunner, Mowinckel, NewClassic, Noy2222, QuarterNote,
Sam, Sektor88, Sokar, SteamCastle, SweedChef, Twostepz, XelaReko

Editors:
BrainStew, Caitiri, Dicey, J, Master_Gunner, Mowinckel, NewClassic, Sokar, XelaReko

PosterMapping (post-run, pre-DB9):
Sokar
2013-11-16 14:53 DB7 Sokar and J start archiving DB7 poster revisions --
2013-11-22 06:21:00 DB7 The VST hits the revision log limit on google docs HARD (1.7 million revisions) A new doc is emergency created so spreadsheeting can continue.
This bug was fixed by Google post-DB7
2013-11-22 22:18 DB7 DB7 run finishes --
2013-11-22 22:18:00 DB7 It is realized we still have NO WHERE NEAR enough people. --
Creation of VST specific software begins.
Start Date (PST/PDT) DB Start Year Description Notes
2014-08-06 DB8 Twitch VOD muting is revealed. This was completely overzealous 30min per "detection".
This meant the VST could no longer use the twitch highlighting system.
2014-09-28 10:26:00 DB8 dave_random starts work on wubloader This was so the VST could upload independently to YouTube and avoid Twitch VOD muting.
2014-11-13 15:24:14 DB8 Sokar starts archving DB8 poster revisions --
2014-11-13 15:24:14 DB8 J automates poster revision archiving for DB8 saving them on his website. --
2014-11-13 21:12 DB8 First DB8 tech test starts 51 People are recruited in to the 3rd VST: Spreadsheeters:
Aerobeing, alexhopper, Antman, BillTheCat, BrainStew, bubba0077, BusTed,
Caitiri, CaptianRobert, Dave_Random, Dicey, ekimekim, ES, Fayili, Gilles,
Heufy, Hourglass, Invariel, Jace "J" Greywool, Juliamon, LadySephiroth,
LambMower, LordZarano, lunik1, Kanitaria, Kidspanner, Koios, Mara,
Master_Gunner, Moatman, Mowinckel, NewClassic, Noy2222, QuarterNote,
reptile, SanityIsOverrated, sektor88, SixFootTurkey, Sokar, Starnerf,
SteamCastle, SweedChef, Telnaior, The Amativeness, Tyranic-Moron,
WokenClick AKA Ken, XelaReko, ylegm

Editors:
BrainStew, Caitiri, Dave_Random, Dicey, Master_Gunner,
J, LadySephiroth, Sokar, SweedChef, XelaReko

Hardware Providers:
Anubis169(wub), Chton(wub), Dave_Random(wub)

PosterMapping:
Sokar
2014-11-16 17:00 DB8 Sokar and Xela come up with the idea of making a postermap of the events that happen during the run. This is using the imagemap function of html, plus some light javascript.
As a result the "Poster Event" column is added to the spreadsheet.
2014-11-21 00:50 DB8 DB8 Ends --
2014-11-21 00:50 DB8 VST realizes editing on YouTube is pure pain, self hosted editor is proposed. MasterGunner pledges to take on writing a custom editor.
2014-12-03 01:08 DB8 Sokar finishes the first ever DB poster Imagemap. A Copy is sent to Graham and J puts one up on his website.
VST website and custom video editor are created, the madness truly begins.
Start Date (PST/PDT) DB Start Year Description Notes
2015-03-17 18:11:27
DB8+ MasterGunner names his video editor ThrimbleTrimmer So VST doesn't have to edit on youtube - He started working on it a month or 2 before.
2015-05-16 11:30:39 DB8+ Sokar starts work on the DesertBus Database --
2015-06-03 20:16:49 DB8+ Sokar decides creating a skit database is going to be way too much work for everyone. For people to input events and people in those events is too much.
2015-06-14 02:37:00 DB7 Sokar Uploads the missing poster-moments from DB7 Sokar also creates the DB7 poster-moments playlist and starts working on the DB7 postermap.
2015-06-25 23:49:43 DB8+ Sokar installs the first VST webserver and begins work on the 2nd version of the VST site MasterGunner provided specific CSS help
2015-06-26 19:33:30 DB8+ MasterGunner registers the vst.ninja and randomdance.party domains --
2015-06-26 08:40:19 DB8+ MasterGunner registers the videostrike.team domain --
2015-06-29 13:41:00 DB7, DB8 As part of the launch of the new VST website Sokar releases the DB7 postermap An updated version of the DB8 postermap was also released
2016-09-18 22:59:34 DB8+ 3rd version of the VST website goes live Sokar reveals the poster revision archive he's kept over the years.
2015-10-15 23:27:40 DB9 Noy2222's starts working on his Morning Gameshows for DB9 --
2015-11-13 17:41:00 DB9 DB9 first tech test starts - 51 people are recruited in to the 4th VST: Spreadsheeters:
2stepz, alexhopper, amative1, BillTheCat, Boofinka, BrainStew, bubba0077, BusTed, Caitiri,
Dave_Random, DewMan001, Dicey, ElementalAlchemist, ekimekim, ES, Fayili, Gilles Gauthier,
Hiramas, HubbeKing, J, Jaylen C. Beatty, Kidror, LadySephiroth, LordZarano, Mara, Master_Gunner,
Moatman, NewClassic, Noy2222, QuarterNote, QuintonDreaming, reptile, Ross Kinsey, Rucdoc,
Sektor88, simon, SixFootTurkey, Sokar, Starnerf, Steamcastle / TwistedHawire, SweedChef,
Telnaior, the amativeness, Tyranic-Moron, Walter Kolczynski, WokenClick, XelaReko, ylegm

Editors:
BillTheCat, BrainStew, Caitiri, Dave_Random, Dicey, Gilles,
Master_Gunner, J, Simon, Sokar, SweedChef, Tyranic-Moron, XelaReko

Hardware Providers:
Anubis169(wub), Chton(wub), Dave_Random(wub), Sokar(web), DLMSweet(web)

PosterMapping:
Sokar
2015-11-14 13:52:02 DB9 Sokar starts making the postermap live during the run. Sokar is a glutton for punishment.
2015-11-16 11:11:56 DB9 J creates the first version of the Shift Clock --
2015-11-20 00:14:15 DB9 80% of the entire poster shifts ~10px to the left. This stops the live postermapping for the run.
~64 items to re-draw was too much for Sokar to be able to do.
2015-11-21 01:30:00 DB9 DB9 Run Ends --
2015-11-29 21:31:00 DB9 Sokar finishes the DB9 postermap --
VST Early Years Recovery Project starts
Start Date (PST/PDT) DB Start Year Description Notes
2016-05-25 23:37:48 DB1-DB4 Sokar starts recovering DB1-DB4 footage that exists on youtube, vimeo, and ustream As part of the VST recovery project.
2016-10-07 00:00:00 DB3-DB9 Anubis gets Sokar a copy of the video archive from LRR The Desert Bus Early Years Recovery project begins in earnest
Anubis had made a backup from their fileserver when he was there for DB9
2016-10-31 18:09:14 DB6 Sokar starts tracking down the poster moments for DB6 & making the postermap. --
2016-10-31 18:09:14 DB6 Sokar also decides to make an imagemap of the Dance Party version of the poster. This was to be an extra bonus for taking so long to get to the DB6 postermap.
2016-11-05 02:18:00 DB6 Sokar finishes publishing the missing videos for the DB6 Postermaps. There were A LOT of missing videos
2016-11-06 18:00:00 DB6 Sokar releases both DB6 postermaps to the VST site. --
2016-11-09 18:44:00 DB10 First video tech test for DB10 starts - 43 people are recruited in to the 5th VST: Spreadsheeters:
2stepz, Admiralmatt, Alex Hopper, amative1, BillTheCat, Brainstew, bubba0077, BusTed, Caitiri,
Chton, Dan Collins, dave_random, Echo Nolan, ekimekim, ElementalAlchemist, Fayili, Gilles,
HubbeKing, Jace Greywool, Jaylen Beatty, Kate "LadySephiroth", Kidror, LordZarano, lunik1,
Makr, Master_Gunner, Moatman, Noy2222, Raur, reptile, Rucdoc, Sektor88, Sokar, Starnerf,
SteamCastle, Telnaior, Tyranic-Moron, Virre, vorox4, WokenClick, XelaReko

Editors:
BillTheCat, BrainStew, Caitiri, Dave_Random, Dicey, Gilles, Master_Gunner, J, Sokar, XelaReko

Hardware Providers:
Anubis169(wub), Dave_Random(wub), DLMSweet (wub), Sokar(web), DLMSweet(web)

PosterMapping:
Sokar
2016-11-11 03:38:30 DB10 J creates the first version of the Milestones page --
S: 2016-11-09 18:44:00
E: 2016-11-19 01:48:00
DB4 SteamCastle reveals he has a partial capture of DB4 Exact time on this unknown, spawns the first VSTmas
2016-11-19 01:48:00 DB10 DB10 Ends --
2016-11-20 23:08:43 DB10 dave_random and Sokar come up with the idea to create time-lapses of the previous runs dave_random writes the initial ffmpeg script
2016-11-21 06:09:38 DB4 Sokar recieves a copy of SteamCastle's corrupted DB4 capture The fact that so much footage is there spanws the idea to do a holiday release of it.
2016-11-22 DB4 Sokar starts ordering the DB4 LRR clip archive and investigating the SteamCastle capture. Sokar decides to enlist the help of Gilles for recovering the video if a VSTmas is to be possible
S: 2016-11-30
E: 2016-12-11
DB4 Gilles gets a copy of SteamCastle's corrupted capture from Sokar and starts restoring it. Sokar starts ordering all the DB4 youtube captures he had gathered earlier.
2016-12-13 05:27 DB10 Sokar finishes the DB10 postermap --
S: 2016-12-24 00:00
E: 2016-12-30 11:55
DB4 First VSTmas happens, recovered DB4 footage is released. Gilles and Sokar are the sole VST members who worked on this.
Sadly, the DB4 postermap could not be released due to missing LRR recordings.
2016-12-29 22:00 DB5 Sokar starts importing his De5ertBus_Skits_index.txt in to a proper VST spreadsheet and re-spreadsheeting DB5 Sokar initially started the Skits index on: 2012-05-24 15:54:44
2017-05-28 17:16 DB5 Sokar finally finishes re-spreadsheeting all DB5 Counting when Sokar initially started the Skit Index, this took 5 years 4 days.
2017-06-21 23:25:00 DB1 Sokar starts organizing and spreadsheeting the recovered DB1 footage This is only the Ustream recovered footage, the local recordings are still missing.
2017-07-19 13:56:00 DB1 Sokar finishes spreadsheeting the recovered DB1 footage. --
2017-07-24 18:11:46 DB5-10 After some de-bugging by Sokar and dave_random, the timelapses are considered working. Sokar lets one of his computers spend 2 weeks generating the time-lapses
2017-11-10 16:00 DB5 The DB5 time-lapse is released --
2017-11-11 16:00 DB6 The DB6 time-lapse is released --
2017-11-12 16:00 DB7 The DB7 time-lapse is released --
2017-11-13 16:00 DB8 The DB8 time-lapse is released --
2017-11-14 16:00 DB9 The DB9 time-lapse is released --
2017-11-15 16:00 DB10 The DB10 time-lapse is released (DB1-4 could not be release due to missing local recording footage)
2017-11-16 15:20:00 DB11 DB11 first tech test starts- 44 people are recruited in to the 6th VST: Spreadsheeters:
2stepz, Admiralmatt, amative1, Archonic Energy, betsy, Bill The Cat,
BrainStew, bubba0077, BusTed, Caitiri, Chrusher, Dave Random, Dicey, ekimekim,
ElementalAlchemist, Fayili, Gilles, HubbeKing, J aka Jace Greywool, Jaylen Beatty,
Kaleb, Kidror, LadySephiroth, Lord Za-ra-no, lunik1, Makr, Master_Gunner, Noy2222,
pterodactal, reptile, Rucdoc, Sektor88, SenseAmidst, SteamCastle, Sokar, Telnair,
TheMoatman, ThinksTooMuch, Tyranic-Moron, Ugh_Sunlight, WokenClick, XelaReco

Editors:
BrainStew, Caitiri, Dave_Random, Dicey, Gilles, J, Sokar, Zuul

Hardware Providers:
Anubis169(wub), Dave_Random(wub), DLMSweet (wub), Sokar(web), DLMSweet(web)

PosterMapping:
Sokar and BillTheCat
2017-11-18 DB11 The youtube 99 video per-day limit is uncovered, backup VST channel starts being used. This was to try and keep up with video uploads (it wasn't enough)
2017-11-24 00:16:00 DB11 The DB11 run ends --
2017-11-24 18:00 DB11 Caitiri, Gilles, and Sokar stay on VSTing 99 videos a day --
2017-12-04 23:40 DB11 Caitiri, Gilles, and Sokar finally finish uploading the DB11 videos Total additional VST time: 10 days
2017-12-18 22:43 DB11 Sokar finally finishes the DB11 postermap This was severely delayed because of the video upload problems
2017-12-24 00:00
2017-12-31 00:00
DB1 2nd VSTmas happens, Sokar releases the compiled DB1 footage Sokar was the only VST member to work on this, everyone else was too burned out.
2018-01-08 19:47 DB1 Sokar finishes the DB1 postermap (of the Lunsford poster). A good copy of the Zach Finfrock poster has not been found yet
2018-03-21 13:58:00 DB2 Sokar starts spreadsheeting the organized and recovered DB2 footage --
2018-08-09 22:21 DB2 Dix gets Sokar a copy of his DB2 chat logs This is the final piece that lets the VST do soft mode driver stats
2018-08-11 00:47 DB2 Sokar finishes merging Kroze and Dix's DB2 chat logs DB2 is now only missing 1hr 57min of logs, and spreadsheeting of DB2 can be finished
2018-09-01 15:00:00 DB11 The DB11 (DB2017) Time-lapse is released. This is in conjunction with the release of the DB11 behind-the-scenes Loading Time
2018-09-04 16:31 DB11+ Project to modify wubloader to be able to upload to twitch via their API begins Dave_Random and ekimekim start this as a backup for youtube.
Also, allows the VST to be able to put LNDF somewhere
2018-09-11 23:33 DB2 Sokar finishes spreadsheeting the organized and recovered DB2 footage This was possible becasue Dix got us a copy of his chat logs
DB2 local recordings are still missing.
2018-10-16 16:36 DB5 Sokar, with some help from Caitiri(Dance parties), begin editing DB5 and uploading it to youtube. This was with the help of dave_random loading the old DB5 torrent in to the wubloader
This was also possible because of the complete DB5 spreadsheet Sokar finished earlier.
2018-10-18 DB5 As part of new editor training for DB12: Kidror, amative1, and Dan do some DB5 edits. This was just for some of the Day 3 of DB5 editing.
2018-10-19 DB5 As part of new editor training for DB12: pterodactal helps out with some DB5 edits. This was just for some of the Day 4 of DB5 editing.
2018-10-26 00:25 DB5 Sokar, with some help from Caitiri(Dance parties), finishes editing DB5. This completes a 6 year long project to get the DB5 videos up.
2018-10-27 22:36 DB5 ElementalAlchemist finishes the SuperCut of the DB5: DB vs. Fangamer race. This was for the race where DB played the game, and Fangamer drove the route.
2018-10-28 19:16 DB5 Sokar publishes the completed postermap for DB5. This completes a over 6 year long project to completely archive DB5.
2018-11-04 13:27 DB12 DB12 first BHTS tour starts on instagram: 50 people are recruited in to the 7th VST: Spreadsheeters:
2stepz, Admiralmatt, betsy, BrainStew, bubba0077, Chrusher, DigiDigi,
DobbyKroket, Erudite_Cynic, Fayili, HPBraincase, HubbeKing, Jaylen Beatty,
Kaleb, LadySephiroth, Lord Za-ra-no, lunik1, Meark, Moatman, Noy2222,
Ok_We_Live_Here_Now, Raurrrrrr, reptile, rucdoc, Sektor88, StarlitGhost,
SteamCastle, Telnaior, ThinksTooMuch, Tired Niall, Ugh Sunlight, XelaReco, ZeldaZach

VST Video Editors:
Amative1, BillTheCat, Caitiri, Dicey, ekimekim, ElementalAlchemist,
Gilles, J, Kidror, MasterGunner, Rubik, SenseAmidstMadness, Sokar

VST SuperCut Editor:
ElementalAlchemist

VST Shift Supervisors:
Amative1, BillTheCat, Dicey, Kidror, Sokar, WokenClick

VST Hardware and Software Providers:
anubis169, dave_random, DLMSweet, MasterGunner, Sokar

PosterMapping:
Sokar and BillTheCat
2018-11-16 02:35 DB12 The DB12 (DB2018) run offically ends. --
2018-12-07 01:54 DB12 Sokar publishes the final version of the DB12 postermap. This marks the end of the normal VST work on DB12
2018-12-23 18:00 DB2 Sokar uploads the audio-only first 10 minutes of DB2 as a teaser for the upcoming VSTmas. Audio only capture preserved by LRRmon youtube channel.
2018-12-24 18:05 DB2 Sokar begins releasing the recovered DB2 videos 1 day's worth at a time. Some of these requried extensive audio and video recovery, and research to correctly chronologically place.
2018-12-29 18:13 DB2 Sokar finishes releasing the recovered DB2 videos. --
2018-12-30 23:03 DB2 Sokar releases the completed DB2 postermap. This completes a multi-year long project to make the DB2 recovered footage avaliable.
2019-07-23 04:00 DB3/4 Sokar gets on a plane to fly to Victoria to recover the missing DB3 and DB4 data in person. (LRR knew he was coming, don't show up un-announced)
2019-07-31 14:00 DB3/4 Sokar gets on a plane to go home with newly recovered DB1, DB3 and DB4 video data. 269 Local Recording files from DB3 (found by Graham during the search)
53 new Local Recording files from DB4 (found by Graham during the search)
1 Local Recording from DB1 (found by Graham months earlier for the LRR 15 year celebration)
Several other DB releated things were recovered, as well as a copy of Daily Drop from some failing drives.
2019-08-10 02:01 DB3 Sokar finishes the audit of the newly recovered DB3 local recordings. This was so the files could be put in chronological order and spreadsheeted.
???2019-08-13??? DB3/4 Sokar gets some corrupted local recording files to Gilles for recovery attempts. Recovery on both videos was successful.
2019-08-21 14:43 DB1 Sokar releases the only known DB1 local recording (Tucson or Bust). This was to coincide with the announcement of DB13 (DB2019).
2019-09-24 00:22 DB4 Sokar finishes the audit of the newly recovered DB4 local recordings. This was so the files could be put in chronological order and spreadsheeted.
2019-10-21 13:08 DB4 Sokar begins the release of the newly found DB4 local recordings.
Also, Spreadsheeting the new items as well.
This was part of the lead up for DB13 (2019).
2019-10-24 00:34 DB4 Sokar finishes the release of the newly found DB4 local recordings. --
2019-10-26 23:04 DB4 Sokar releases the finished DB4 postermap. This was the longest in-development postermap (start to finish).
It took 3.5 years and a trip to Victoria to be able to finish it.
2019-11-02 14:15 DB12 ElementalAlchemist's finished Congratulations SuperCut is posted. This is to go along with donations for DB13 opening.
2019-11-04 04:00 DB12 Rubik finished the SuperCut for DB12's lego time, and it is released. This was as a pre-run warmup for being a SuperCut editor for DB13.
2019-11-07 00:59 DB12 Sokar releases the completed timelapse for DB12. This is to go along with 1 day remaining before the DB13 run started..
2019-11-07 13:04 DB13 DB13 first public tech test starts: 55 people are recruited in to the 8th VST: Spreadsheeters:
2stepz, adamjford, Admiralmatt, betsy, BrainStew, bubba0077, BusTed, DigiDigi, Dobbykroket,
Fayili, Fireflower18, HPBraincase, HubbeKing, Kaleb, LadyAiluros, LordZarano, lunik1,
Ok_We_Live_Here_Now, Meark, Noy2222, ricin, rucdoc, SharkHero08, Snowcookies, StarlitGhost,
Steamcastle, Telnaior, ThinksTooMuch, Tired Niall, Ugh_Sunlight, Witchdoctor_Natyli,
Wrexadecimal, Zanaide, ZeldaZach

VST Video Editors:
Caitiri, Erudite, Gilles, Jace Greywool, Moatman, Raurrrrr, SenseAmidstMadness

VST SuperCut Editors:
ElementalAlchemist, Rubik

VST Shift Supervisors (and sometimes video editors):
amative1, BillTheCat, chrusher, Dicey, ekimekim, Jaylen Beatty, Kidror, Sokar, WokenClick

VST Hardware and Software Providers:
anubis169, chrusher, DLMSweet, ekimekim, MasterGunner, Sokar

PosterMapping:
Sokar
2019-11-15 02:30 DB13 The DB13 (2019) run offically ends. --
2019-11-17 19:04 DB13 Sokar finishes ordering the Playlists and both Rubik and ElementalAlchemist finish their non-longform SuperCuts. (Longer form SuperCuts can take several months to finish)
2019-11-18 15:29 DB13 Sokar publishes the final version of the DB13 postermap. This marks the end of the normal VST work on DB13.
2019-12-08 DB3 Sokar begins spreadsheeting the recovered DB3 video data. Most of this was recovered during the trip to Victoria.
2019-12-24 17:16 DB3 Sokar releases the teaser for the VST holiday special. This was Alex saying they should catagorize events (a full 3 years before the VST started).
2019-12-25 12:03 DB3 Sokar begins the release of the recovered DB3 video data starting with the Tech Test. --
2020-01-05 16:16 DB3 Sokar finishes the release of the recovered DB3 recordings. At this time the completed DB3 spreadsheet was also released
2020-04-26 00:03 DB13 Rubik finishes the long requested / awaited MIC-5 supercut from DB13 and it is posted. --
2020-05-10 17:41 DB3 Sokar releases the 1st of 3 DB3 postermaps. This was for the Lunsford DB3 poster (the first poster ever sold)
2020-05-14 20:05 DB3 Sokar releases the 2nd of 3 DB3 postermaps. This was for the "Force" colors version of the EpoCALYPsE poster (auctioned off at DB4)
2020-05-17 15:55 DB3 Sokar releases the 3rd of 3 DB3 postermaps. This was for the "Indy" colors version of the EpoCALYPsE poster (auctioned off at DB4, won by Octopimp)
2020-09-26 16:00 DB14 Rust Proof Bee Shed (A DB14 test Stream, for Charity stats) An impromptu VST was formed with people who were avaliable at the time to document the event.
2020-09-26 21:10 DB14 Rust Proof Bee Shed ends. The full video from this went to LRR's streams youtube channel,
as it was streamed on LRR's Twitch account, not the DesertBus account.
2020-11-09 21:20 DB13 Sokar releases the DB13 timelapse. --
2020-11-13 09:48 DB14 DB14 starts: 57 people are recruited in to the 9th VST: Spreadsheeters:
Admiralmatt, Amathy, amative1, Animir, Astro_Nata, betsy, Blaine, blasteg, BooperOfHonks,
bubba0077, BusTed, DobbyKroket, ElementalAlchemist, Fireflower, HPBraincase, IviaRelle,
Joanna C, Kaleb, LadyAiluros, Lord Zarano, Meark, Nathade, Noy2222, Ok_We_Live_Here_Now,
reptile, ricin, Rucdoc, Snowcookies, StarlitGhost, Steamcastle, Stepz, Tantusar,
Telnaior, Tired Niall, Ugh_Sunlight, VeinFire, Wrexadecimal, ZeldaZach

VST Video Editors:
Bearudite, Dicey, ekimekim, Hubbe, Jace Greywool, lunik1, Moatman, Raurrrrr, SenseAmid

VST SuperCut Editors:
ElementalAlchemist, Rubik

VST Shift Supervisors (and sometimes video editors):
Bill The Cat, Caitiri, chrusher, Fayili, Kidror, Rubik, Sokar, WokenClick

VST Twitch Account Operators:
Bill The Cat, ekimekim, Jace Greywool, StarlitGhost, WokenClick

VST Hardware and Software Providers:
Anubis169, chrusher, DLMSweet, ekimekim, Sokar

PosterMapping:
Sokar
2020-11-20 06:05 DB14 The DB14 (2020) run offically ends. --
2020-11-26 00:28 DB14 Sokar finishes the post-run audits and playlist maintenance. --
2020-12-01 04:04 DB14 ElementalAlchemist and Rubik finish the last of their non-longform SuperCuts. (Longer SuperCuts can take several months to finish)
2020-12-29 12:08 DB14 DB2020 - One More Thing is ofically announced. This was to celebrate breaking $1mil. for the run post-run.
2021-01-16 12:55 DB14 DB2020 - One More Thing starts. An impromptu VST was formed with people who were avaliable at the time to document the event.
2021-01-16 14:48 DB14 DB2020 - One More Thing ends. Videos from this went to the normal VST youtube channel.
2021-01-20 20:00 DB14 Sokar publishes the final version of the DB14 postermap.. This was delayed due to a significant re-draw and waiting for the One More Thing event.