National Security Decision Making:
More than a game!

logoThe National Security Decision Making Game

1990 - 2012

celebrating 21 years of NSDM games

The next NSDM games will be held at:

Columbus, Ohio
May 30-June 3, 2012

GenCon 2011
Indianapolis, Indiana
August 16-19, 2012

Check the full Schedule for upcoming events.

What is the NSDM Game?

"Forty Years of Gen Con" An audio interview with Dan McDonagh

Read about the Cold War NSDM Scenarios

Read about the NSDM "FastPlay" Games

A review of NSDM's Cold War game at Origins 2006

Nice Words About NSDM From the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

A message from the Game Designer

Best of: Player Quotes from the games

Questions We Get Asked

Game schedule for upcoming conventions

Pictures of the games

Meet the creators

The McDonagh Show: Lecture and Seminar descriptions

Sample Player country position listings and budget worksheets

Real World references: Do your homework!

Read war stories from some of our players.

Join the NSDM discussion list! Now!

"I suggest we declare a State of War and give our full support to the US and let them protect our butt. --Japanese Prime Minister

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