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NIST Adventures in Standards game

Adventures in Standards game board

The Standards Coordination Office at NIST has developed a game that contains good and not so good behaviors often exhibited in standards development. The NIST Adventures in Standards game provides a fun, non-competitive way to reinforce positive ways in which participants should interact when developing voluntary consensus standards.  

This game is freely available for anyone to download and play in their own organization, committee or other standards-related setting. The download includes: 

Game cards 

The game pieces, tokens, and dice will need to be purchased. These are readily available online or from retail establishments.

Adventures in Standards game pieces
Adventures in Standards tokens
Adventures in Standards dice

Have fun!

If you download and play this game, sco [at] (we welcome your feedback)


* For information only and not an endorsement from NIST.



  • Standards Coordination Office
    NIST, 100 Bureau Drive, Mail Stop 2100
    Gaithersburg, MD 20899-2100
Created November 18, 2019, Updated November 19, 2019