VST DesertBus early years Recovery Project



VST DB Video Recovery project
DB Year Video data we are missing Amount Video data currently recovered Possible sources for more video
DB1 Full run video capture of desert-bus-drivercam on ustream 9h 35min 38sec (from Ustream) Unknown if any other sources for DB1 video exist (other than 3 letter agencies)
DB2 DB2 Tech Test &
Full run video capture of desert-bus-drivercam on ustream
APX: 11h 37min (From Ustream & Youtube) Some other video may be in posession of a few youtubers who uploaded DB2 video (unknown).
DB3 Full run video capture of desert-bus-drivercam on ustream APX: 5h (from LRR archive & youtube) LRR claimed (in a blog post) to have over 200 clips, VST currently has ~15 of those.
Unknown if other sources exist.
DB4 Full run video capture of desert-bus-drivercam on ustream APX: 28h 56min, (from 1/2 of LRR's recordings, youtube, & partial capture by SteamCastle) LRR has only provided the first half of the recordings, another 33+ should be in their archive.
Unknown if other sources exist.
DB5 DB5 tech test(s) (justin.tv/db_high / twitch.tv/db_high) &
Local recording capture
run video avaliable (Hour 000:00 -> end (including stinger)) Tech test(s): unknown, Kroze is the only known possesser of the local recording
DB6 No video data missing All video recovered! NA
DB7 No video data missing All video recovered! NA
DB8 No video data missing All video recovered! NA
DB9 No video data missing All video recovered! NA
DB10 DB10 local recording All video recovered!, except local recording Local recording currently only in LRR's possession
DB11 DB11 local recording All video recovered!, except local recording Local recording currently only in LRR's possession


VST DB Chat logs Recovery project
DB Year Chat data we are missing Amount of chat data currently recovered Possible recovery sources Time Zone the logs are in Format the logs are in
DB1 Full chatlogs from #BusCam on Ustream Partial chat logs recovered (from Beryllium) Other than Kroze (maybe) there are no other known sources of DB1 chat logs PST mIRC
DB2 Full chatlogs from #desert-bus-drivercam on Ustream Partial logs recovered (from Kroze) Beryllium from DB2 chat had full logs but they are lost to time.
Unknown if any other sources exist.
EST mIRC
DB3 (some) Tech test logs missing 100% of chat logs for the run avaliable Recovered from Lorithad (via amative1) (some) TT logs from Kroze EST (Kroze) &
PST (Lorithad)
mIRC (Kroze) &
IceChat (Lorithad)
DB4 Tech test logs missing. 100% of chat logs for the run avaliable Recvered from Kroze & CaitSith EST (Kroze) &
PST (CaitSith)
mIRC
DB5 No chat data missing! 100% of chat logs avaliable Preserved by Tyranic-Moron CST mIRC
DB6 No chat data missing! 100% of chat logs avaliable Preserved by J PST irssi
DB7 No chat data missing! 100% of chat logs avaliable Preserved by J UTC (8 hours ahead) irssi
DB8 No chat data missing! 100% of chat logs avaliable Preserved by J UTC (8 hours ahead) irssi
DB9 No chat data missing! 100% of chat logs avaliable Preserved by J UTC (8 hours ahead) irssi
DB10 No chat data missing! 100% of chat logs avaliable Preserved by Sokar CST irssi
DB11 No chat data missing! 100% of chat logs avaliable Preserved by Sokar PST irssi


VST Poster Revision(s) Recovery Project
DB Year Poster Revision Missing
DB1 DB1 poster by Zack of Pixelated Pupils ( groupshot_large.jpg ) was posted to the blog, has been a broken link since DB2 sight re-design.
Archive.org does not have a copy
DB2 Secret poster sent in by Lunsford after the run to unknown email address. (probably stuff@)
DB3 Poster revisions by EpoCALYPsE & Lunsford completely recovered.
DB4 Poster Revision 0 (blank slate) & v1-5 (emailed by Lunsford to unknown address during the run)
DB5 Poster Revision 0 (blank slate)
DB6 Poster Revision 0 (blank slate)
DB7 All poster revisions preserved
DB8 All poster revisions preserved
DB9 All poster revisions preserved
DB10 All poster revisions preserved
DB11 All poster revisions preserved


VST Poster Moments Recovery Project
Desert Bus for Hope (DB1) Missing poster moments
DB Year BusTime Guess Description of Missing Poster Moment Known Footage Checked?
DB1 ? Poster moment for Kate Stark, only clip she is currently is the "Did I just tell Teller to Fuck off?" Y
DB1 ? Ashley (James' girlfriend then, now wife) being an upside-down girl and freaking out when it changed to night in the game Y
DB1 ? Poster moment for Ben Wilkinson (currently we only have him playing Wii bowling in the background of a clip) Y
DB1 ? James playing Wii Bowling while driving the bus. Y
DB1 ? Poster moment for Ashley #2 (aka. Pink Shirt Girl) was also an upside-down girl driving the bus at one point. Y
DB1 ? Poster moment for the Unknown Man of Mystery (Next to Pink Shirt Girl, and Hat Girl on the poster) We don't even know who this is. Y
DB1 ? Poster moment for Bill's tower case at current guess is there was a D&D game on it. Y
DB1 ? Better poster moment for Hat Girl (she came and helped with the night shifts) right now we are using her special TY from the wrap-up-hour. Y
DB2 Missing poster moments
DB Year BusTime Guess Description of Missing Poster Moment Known Footage Checked?
I'm working on it --Sokar
DB3 Missing poster moments
DB Year BusTime Guess Description of Missing Poster Moment Known Footage Checked?
I'm working on it --Sokar
DB4 Missing poster moments
DB Year BusTime Guess Description of Missing Poster Moment Known Footage Checked?
I'm working on it --Sokar
There are no missing poster moments from DB5+


VST Donation Data Recovery Project
DB Year Donation data (for graphs) status
DB1 Donation data partially recovered from: avaliable chatlogs, blog posts, archive.org captures, and when the current total was said on remaining video.
Total recovery theorietically possible if LRR still has the data (from the paypal account).
DB2 Donation data partially recovered from: avaliable chatlogs, blog posts, archive.org captures, and when the current total was said on remaining video.
Total recovery theorietically possible if LRR still has the data (from chipin).
DB3 Donation data partially recovered from: avaliable chatlogs, blog posts, archive.org captures, and when the current total was viewable on remaining video.
Total recovery theorietically possible if LRR still has the data (from chipin).
DB4 Donation data currently in 30-minute increments, unknown if better data recovery is possible (from chipin).
DB5 Donation data currently in 5-minute increments.
DB6 Donation data currently in 5-minute increments.
DB7 Donation data currently in 5-minute increments.
DB8 Donation data currently in 5-minute increments.
DB9 Donation data currently in 1-minute increments.
DB10 Donation data currently in 1-minute increments.
DB11 Donation data currently in 1-minute increments. (VST preserved)


VST Stream Data Recovery Project
DB Year DriverCam viewer data BusCam viewer data* People in chat data Active people in chat data
DB1 Recovered from partial chat logs. Recovered from partial chat logs. Recovered from partial chat logs. Created from partial chat logs.
DB2 Recovered from partial chat logs. Recovered from partial chat logs. Recovered from partial chat logs. Created from partial chat logs.
DB3 Recovered from chat logs. Recovered from chat logs. Recovered from chat logs. Created from chat logs.
DB4 Recovered from chat logs. Recovered from chat logs. Recovered from chat logs. Created from chat logs.
DB5 Recovered from chat logs. Recovered from chat logs. Recovered from chat logs. Created from chat logs.
DB6 Recovered from chat logs. Recovered from chat logs. Recovered from chat logs. Created from chat logs.
DB7 Recovered from chat logs. Recovered from chat logs. Preserved by J Created from chat logs.
DB8 Preserved by J NA Preserved by J Created from chat logs.
DB9 Preserved by J NA Recovered from chat logs. Created from chat logs.
DB10 Preserved by J NA Preserved by J Created from chat logs.
DB11 Preserved by Sokar NA Preserved by Sokar Created from chat logs.