Escalation is a version of Diplomacy that works well with any number of players. It also adds newer and more interesting positions as the pieces are placed where the players want this can allow new players to offset the edge of the openings.
You can find out about opportunities to play Diplomacy Escalation live at the timetable. Please report any external links that have broken or have changed to contain inappropriate material. More information about how tournament play works can be found in clocks and in MSO rules.
MSO Diplomacy - Escalation Ranked Players: