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Programme and Speaker Bios. The final programme and consolidated speaker bios are available here

BBC Report. For a short article about the Megagame on Day One of the conference: Please click here.

Conference Report. The PAXsims Blog about the conference is here, and the Wargaming Miscellany Blog report is here , here and here.

Podcast. The KCL Podcast about the conference is here.

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Day 1. Tuesday 5 September 2017: Wargaming 101 and Dire Straits Megagame.

Wargaming 101. A presentation for newcomers complemented by the on-line reading pack.

Megagame. DIRE STRAITS: A megagame designed by Jim Wallman and Rex Brynen to explore a potential crisis involving China, Taiwan, and beyond.
  • Player Handbook. The Player Handbook, which should give you a flavour of the overall game.
  • Introduction. The Introductory Video provided before the game start.
  • Game Report. You will find a comprehensive game report at the PAXsims blog from one of the designers.
  • Game Twitter Stream The Press Team did a fantastic job - you can follow the events on the Twitter Stream here.
  • Immediate AAR. Click here for the immediate post-game comments by the designers: (Audio).
  • Post-Game Analysis. This will follow from the Analytical Team at a later date.
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Day 2. Wednesday 6 September 2017.
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Day 3. Thursday 7 September 2017.

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