GISHWHES stands for the Greatest International Scavenger Hunt the World Has Ever Seen. Created by actor Misha Collins of Supernatural television fame, the scavenger hunt once benefited his charity, Random Acts. The scavenger hunt was an annual, week-long hunt dedicated to providing the hunters with an experience like no other.
It starts long before the urge to type hits your fingers, long before you realize what's happening. Perhaps you're sitting on your porch, book in hand, hanging on every word that passes. Or maybe you are curled up on the couch, watching the story play out in front of you, so absorbed you may as well be in that world yourself. This is only the beginning of an addiction that will make this world a part of your own.