The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

Twilight: Which Cullen are you?

Twilight: Which Cullen are you?

GABRIELLA MATEO, Evergreen reporter August 25, 2021

*Warning — Quiz may be wildly inaccurate, take it at your own discretion.  To highlight the celebration of the Twilight Saga coming to Netflix, I obviously had to take a quiz to see which one of...

You can either generate the board with an online website, or create your own by shuffling the stack.

Conquer the land with Catan

SHEILA JOHNSON April 22, 2021

Be a trailblazer! Conquer the land and show your friends that you can use your resources the most strategically. If you enjoyed playing Risk as a kid, Catan may be the perfect game for you.  To play...

Animal Crossing: New Horizon took the title for one of the best videogames.

Animal Crossing: New Horizon is the game of 2020

LAUREN PETTIT April 22, 2021

If you’re like me, you grew up having a complicated relationship with video games. I remember playing on the now old-timey GameBoy, a N64, the PS2, and so on while some family disapproved of any screen...

Similar to Battleship, this game is about guessing the code your rival created.

Game of the week: Mastermind

SHEILA JOHNSON April 15, 2021

Are you and your friends constantly comparing IQ’s? Do you swear you could join the CIA and be the smartest analyst they ever had? This is a competitive game for those who love cracking codes and reading...

Think you know more words than your friends? Bananagrams is the game for you.

Split! Peel! It’s Bananagram time!

SHEILA JOHNSON April 8, 2021

Split! Hands rearrange tiles into words, shaping and reshaping as ideas are tried and discarded.  The side glances at your opponent and panic when they have more words than you. Are you ready to play...

Do your friends love Oreos? We have the perfect prank for you.

Let’s prank our friends

VICTORIA GIOMI, Evergreen reporter April 1, 2021

Happy April Fools' Day, Cougs! It is time to celebrate the one time a year when we can prank our friends and family without an excuse. Check out this list of the best pranks for all ages from children...

Lying is one of the main undertones of this game, but dont get caught.

The game of deception and slight trust issues

SHEILA JOHNSON April 1, 2021

Coup is the name and deception is the game. Everyone is out to get you. Trust no one. Every negotiation can be broken at a moment’s notice. Only the most cunning will win. To set up Coup: each player...

When the buzzer for Catch Phrase goes off, pass to other team. Continue going back and forth until one team reaches seven points.

Can you guess the Catch Phrase?

SHEILA JOHNSON March 18, 2021

Exhilaration and disappointment, all controlled by the all-consuming, increasingly rapid beeping of one word-producing device. Catch Phrase is the game for those who would like to increase their heart...

Okami was originally created in 2006 by PlayStation

The hero’s journey: Okami

DANA SCOTT, Evergreen reporter March 18, 2021

Welcome back to The Hero’s Journey, a weekly review focusing on video game design. “Ah ... Amaterasu. Origin of all that is good and mother to us all ... For too long, I, Kazegami, god of wind,...

Malarky is a game of lies. Good luck figuring out whos the liar of the group.

Game of the week: Malarky

SHEILA JOHNSON March 11, 2021

We are all liars. Okay, maybe not all of us, just most of us. And maybe we’re not lying, we just have no idea what we’re talking about. Malarky is a game for people with the enviable skill of talking...

Columnist ranks this game highly and recommends having a good strategy to play.

Horizon: Zero Dawn video game review

DANA SCOTT , Evergreen reporter March 11, 2021

Horizon: Zero Dawn Welcome back to The Hero’s Journey, a weekly review focusing on video game design. “Being smart will count for nothing if you don’t make the world better. You have to use...

This game was originally released for the Playstation 2, but was remade to work with newer consoles.

Shadow of the Colossus

DANA SCOTT , Evergreen reporter March 4, 2021

What is it that makes a compelling experience in a video game? Developments in both technology and design allow games to become vast, immersive works of interactive art. In this column, I’ll explore...

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