|Affiliation||Imperial Japanese Navy|
|Main Guns||5 turrets (3 forward, 2 aft)|
|Sub Guns||4 turrets amidships, 2 per side|
|Torpedoes||4 banks, 2 per side|
The Myoko Class Heavy Cruisers (Myokou Class Cruisers as an alternate) is the first modern heavy cruiser Japan possessed during WW2. Four ships were built, Myokou, Nachi, Haguro, and Ashigara.
Ashigara was famous for attending King George VI coronation, and earning the nickname "The Hungry Wolf."
Myokou was sunk as a target ship after the war.
Nachi was sunk onway to repair by aircraft.
Haguro was sunk by Destroyers HMS Subtle and Statesman.
Ashigara was sunk due to submarine attack.