|Affiliation||Imperial Japanese Navy|
|Main Guns||3 turrets (2 forward, 1 aft)|
|Sub Guns||4 turrets|
|REXP Gain Rate||8%|
|Upgrades Into||Takao-class, Myoko-class, Kaichu VI-class|
The Aoba-class cruisers (青葉型巡洋艦 Aoba-gata jun'yōkan?) were a class of two heavy cruisers constructed for the Imperial Japanese Navy (IJN) which saw service during World War II, consisting of the Aoba, and the Kinugasa.