There has been much controversy over the ships' class, being classified as heavy cruisers, battlecruisers, or even as battleships.
The Game identifies the Deutschland-class as Heavy Cruisers.
|Main Guns||2 turrets (1 forward; 1 aft)|
|Sub Guns||10 turrets (5 per side)|
|Torpedoes||2 banks aft (1 per side)|
|Has Camouflage||Yes (2)|
|Upgrades Into||Scharnhorst-class, Bayern-class|