Akatsuki (暁 Dawn) was the twenty-first Fubuki-class destroyer, or the lead ship of the Akatsuki class.
When introduced into the service in Imperial Japanese Navy (IJN) they were the most powerful Destroyers in the World and their power remained well into the pacific war.
In Game Description
This ship belonged to the 'special type' series of destoyers. In contrast to Fubuki-class ships, she had more efficient propulsion and boasted a substantially high speed, she is equipped with 3X 610mm torpedo tubes and 3x2 127mm guns