‘I am speaking to you from the Cabinet Room at 10 Downing Street. This morning the British Ambassador in Berlin handed the German Government a final note stating that unless we hear from them by 11 o’clock that they were prepared at once to withdraw their troops from Poland a state of war would exist between us. I have to tell you now that no such undertaking has been received, and that consequently this country is at war with Germany’
We arrive in Potsdam, August 1945, just before Churchill, Stalin, and Truman sit down to discuss the post-war order. While sat in the great hall we discuss our thoughts on (block) wargames
02:35 What makes a good (block) wargame?
12:02 Decision Making and Resource Management
16:15 Crisis Management, Stress, and Creativity
20:00 What do wargames teach us?
24:27 Interview with Rick Young
(INTRO MUSIC: Hymn To The Fallen (John Williams))
48:28 Post Interview Discussion
52:00 End Chat and Fade Out
Our next episode has us all sucked through a vortex into the Old World, to Sigmar knows where…