53cm Hull-mount (Oxygen) Torpedoes
53cm Hull-mount O2 Torpedoes
|Coastal Defense Ship||Destroyer|
|Light Cruiser||Torpedo Cruiser|
|Heavy Cruiser||Aviation Cruiser|
|Standard Carrier||Armored Carrier|
|Seaplane Tender||Submarine Tender|
|Repair Ship||Training Cruiser|
|Fleet Oiler||Amphibious Assault Ship|
This torpedo is the primary weapon of the I- submarines. While smaller than the torpedoes of surface ships, it still is renowned for its incredible range and deadly firepower that can inflict severe damage even against larger warships.
Unbuildable. Event reward during Fall 2013 Event for clearing E-3. Ranking reward for top 3 in January 2014.
As of Phase 2, has a -5 fit penalty on all ships other than SS(V)s.
- This torpedo is regarded as one of the finest torpedoes of the Second World War.
- Was the primary armament of some IJN submarine-classes.