In the negotiation phase, players communicate with each other to discuss tactics and strategy.
Players have to make secret agreements and create alliances to become a significant power on the world stage.
Diplomacy in World War I.
Learning about dynamics of shadow politics
Learning about dynamics of diplomacy
Learning about issues connected to international and internal politics
Training in art of negotiation
Training in decision making under uncertainty
Training in policy making
Planning and strategy
The game was released commercially for the first time in 1959. Also available online.
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Diplomacy board game kit