Accession Number : AD1001766


Title :   War Gamers Handbook: A Guide for Professional War Gamers


Descriptive Note : Technical Report


Corporate Author : Naval War College Newport United States


Personal Author(s) : Burns,Shawn ; Della Volpe,David ; Babb,Robin ; Miller,Nick ; Muir,Gordon


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/1001766.pdf


Report Date : 01 Nov 2015


Pagination or Media Count : 98


Abstract : This book is intended as a helpful reference, supplement, and handbook for the members of the U.S. Naval War College s (NWC s) War Gaming Department (WGD) faculty, and is the first comprehensive update of NWC war gaming practice by the NWC WGD in over fifty years. The primary audience for this book is NWC WGD military and civilian faculty, especially new faculty members. Experienced faculty may also use this as a periodic refresher reference. Additionally, war gaming practitioners at other institutions, including international military war colleges such as those where U.S. NWC WGD faculty teach war gaming workshops, may also benefit from this updated war gaming reference.


Descriptors :   WAR GAMES , NAVY , SIMULATION , decision making , leadership , scenarios


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE