Accession Number:

AD1021719

Title:

Interwar-Period Gaming Today for Conflicts Tomorrow: Press Start to Play

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report,01 Sep 2015,11 Apr 2016

Corporate Author:

USMC Command and Staff College Quantico United States

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Report Date:

2016-04-11

Pagination or Media Count:

48.0

Abstract:

Wargaming is a relatively inexpensive, yet powerful tool that offers creative solutions to complex problems. Current senior US defense leaders should look to wargamings best practices particularly German, Japanese, and American games between the First and Second World Wars to shed light on an uncertain future featuring evolving adversaries, emerging concepts, and untested capabilities.

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE