Jump to content
You need to play a total of 10 battles to post in this section.
matt_814

G3 battle cruiser

4 comments in this topic

Recommended Posts

11
[SNIPR]
[SNIPR]
Beta Testers
31 posts
13,555 battles

I think this would be a unique addition to the game. 3x3 406mm guns at 32kts.

Plans for a N3 were drawn as well but armed with 3x3 457mm.

G3battlecruiserModel.JPG

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
2,135
[-K-]
Members
6,454 posts
10,713 battles

The G3 battlecruiser was actually the original design for the Nelson-class battleships.  However, the design was cut down in size after the ratification of the Washington naval treaty, giving us the Nelson-class we know of now.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
7,165
[WAIFU]
Alpha Tester, In AlfaTesters, Beta Testers
13,486 posts
5,599 battles
46 minutes ago, Ace_04 said:

The G3 battlecruiser was actually the original design for the Nelson-class battleships.  However, the design was cut down in size after the ratification of the Washington naval treaty, giving us the Nelson-class we know of now.

Adding to this, the designers went back to the drawing board after the WNT, and the result was the O3 design, which became Nelson and Rodney. All that survived and got carried over from the G3 design were the guns and turrets.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
65
[THF41]
Members
302 posts
4,920 battles

G3 will most likely be the Tier 9 ship in the future UK Battlecruiser Line / Tree. That though is still most likely a year or 2 down the road still (here's hoping).

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.

×