Conducted from 27-31 January 2014 at the United States Naval war College in Newport, Rhode Island, the Naval Services Game brought together 30 members of the Navy and Marine Corps for the Navy and Marine Corps for the purpose of exploring U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corps integration, The intent of this integration is to develop forward deployed naval forces with integrated capabilities for engagement and crisis responses. Participants were assigned to three, independent (Blue) player cells. These cells were tasked similarly with players providing a perspective of the service component commander in theater initially, then the Service Chief.
Department, Wargaming; Kellogg, Hunter R.; Orsmond, John M.; Kee, Howard; Brightman, Hank; Auger, Stacey; Linehan, Joseph; and Lor, Janelle, "Naval Services Game '13" (2013). Game Reports. 4.