by Max Barry

Latest Forum Topics

Advertisement

The Republic of
Democratic Socialists

Overview Factbook Dispatches Policies People Government Economy Rank Trend Cards

1

Historical Military Equipment Through history

Tank Line
Boar (1941-1955)
Centurion (1947-1969)
Chieftan (1967-1987)
Paladin (1985-Present Day)

Air Force Fighter Line
P-40 Hellhawk (1940-1953)
P-47 Thor (1943-1955)
F-262 Zeus (1945-1949)
F-46 Shooting Star (1948-1957)
F-100 Hawker Hunter (1954-1966)

The F-100 Hawker Hunter was designed to be the next evolution in the Dothraki Fighter Program. Although designing began in 1951 the Hunter was not ready until 1954 and as such just barely missed out on the Imperial War. It was originally designed as an air superiority fighter and to counter enemy bomber formations. Once its usefulness as a fighter was exhausted with the advent of new jet fighters, the Hunter would find new life as a fighter bomber and ground attack aircraft.
The Hunter was known for its powerful armament which outclassed any other fighter in the air at the time of its introduction. the 4 30mm cannons promised to be a lethal weapon to enemy bomber formations. Towards the end of its life it would be modified to carry sidewinder and maverick missiles.

Crew:1
Max Speed: 715 mph (Mach .94)
Combat Range: 445mi
Ferry Range: 1,900mi w/ external fuel
Ceiling: 50,000ft
Armament:
4x 30mm cannon
4x hardpoints (7,400lbs)(bombs/rocket pods)
(would be updated to carry Sidewinder and AGM-65 Maverick missiles)

Read dispatch


F-4 Lightning (1960-1990)
F-16 Fiercest Falcon (1978-Present Day)
F-55 Zeus II (2016-Present Day)

Navy Fighter Line
F1 Gladiator (1936-1940)
F2 Skycat (1939-1942)
F6F Blackcat (1943-1945)
F4U Crusader (1944-1955)
F-4 Lightning (1960-1975)
F-14 Blackcat II (1974-2007)
F-18 Super Hornet (1997-Present Day)
F-55 Zeus II (2016-Present Day)

Navy Bomber Line
Swordfish (1936-1943)
SBD Beast (1940-1946)
A1D Raider (1946-1969)
A-6 Intruder (1963-1997)
F-18 Super Hornet (1997-Present Day)
F-55 Zeus II (2016-Present Day)

Aircraft Carrier Line
Oceana Class (1936-1953)
Poseidon Class (1946-1975)
Sea King Class (1975-Present)

Battleship Line:
[url=

Titan Class (1909-1922):
The Titan Class was the first Dothraki attempt at making a dreadnaught.

Length: 581ft
Displacement: 22,274 tons/21,922 long tons
Speed: 22kn (25mph)
Personnel: 1,107
Range: 6,730 nmi/ 7740 mi
Armor:
Belt: 812 in (203305 mm)
Deck: 14 in (25102 mm)
Turrets: 11 in (280 mm)
Barbettes: 410 in (102254 mm)
Bulkheads: 6 and 10 in (152 and 254 mm)
Conning tower: 11 in (280 mm)
Armament:
5x2 12in guns
16x 4in guns

Regent Class (1914-1932):
The Regent Class was the second class of Dothraki Dreadnaught ever produced. Although it was a late addition to the arms race at the time of its production it was immediately one of the most powerful warships roaming the seas. She was fitted with 7 twin 12in turrets. However, due to its powerful main armament it was lacking in armor compared to other battleships that would come after it.
After their service in the Dothraki Navy, several vessels in the class would be modernized and sold to Austrovik-Germania as a part of that nations attempt to rearm itself. In this modernization process the power plant was reworked to increase power which allowed the ships to increase their armor while maintaining their 22kn speed. In addition, the 3in secondary guns were removed to make room for more modern anti-aircraft weaponry consisting of 40mm and 20mm guns.
One ship in the class (name pending) would remain in Dothrakia and serve as a training ship. During the Imperial War it was used as a floating gun battery near Brisbane. After the war the vessel would be retired and is now moored in Brisbane as a Museum Ship.

King Robert
King Jon
King Alexander
King Frederick
King Tormund
King Arthur
King Ned

Length: 671.5ft
Displacement:
Speed: 22kn (25mph)
Personnel: 1,268
Range: 7,000nmi/ 8100mi
Armor:
Belt: 9 in (229 mm)
Deck: 12.5 in (2564 mm)
Barbettes: 29 in (51229 mm)
Turrets: 812 in (203305 mm)
Conning tower: 12 in (305 mm)
Bulkheads: 2.56 in (64152 mm)
Armement:
7x2 12in guns
20x 5in guns
10x 3in guns

Queen Class (1918-1948)
The Queen Class was the first attempt at a Dothraki fast battleship. When they were first built their role was to act as a fast battleship group that would be able to head off an enemy battle line. They were also meant to have maximum offensive firepower possible. This was to result (in theory) in a group or warships capable of defeating any type of ship they might encounter at the head of the enemy's battle line and then breaking the enemy's line fully.
Due to their faster speed they were able to continue their usefulness longer than the Regent Class that proceeded them. They were also heavily upgraded in the mid 1930's to increase their lifespan. Their upgrades included a new and improved modern power plant that took up less space while producing more power than the original. This extra space and power was used in increasing armor and AA weaponry. In addition, the 6in guns were replaced and more effective dual purpose 5in guns were put in their place along with additional smaller anti-air weapons being installed.
Despite these improvements, the AA suite on the Queen Class was still found to be lacking soon after the outbreak of the Imperial War. As a result they could not travel far by themselves without overhead air cover or other ships with more capable AA defenses.
Following the Imperial War all remaining vessels were scrapped. Due to their long service life they acquired the nicknames "The Grand Old Ladies".

Queen Cersei
Queen Elizabeth
Queen Catelyn
Queen Ann

Length: 643.75ft
Displacement:
Speed:
Personnel:
Range:
Armor:
Armament:
(As built)
4x2 15in guns
14x 6in guns
2x 3in AA guns
(Post overhaul)
4x2 15in guns
10x 5in guns
4x4 40mm Bofors
14x 20mm Oerlikon Cannons

Tronia Woods Class (1922-1935):
The Tronia Woods Class Battleship was developed with the Nolon City Arms Limitation Treaty in mind. They were named after famous battles from Dothraki history.
By the early 1930's questions were being raised about the usefulness of the new vessels. It was projected that they wouldn't be fast enough to keep pace with aircraft carriers and their function did not seem to be vastly different from that of the proceeding Queen class. However, with the outbreak of the Imperial War there were serious discussions about bringing the vessels back to help supplement the small Dothraki Fleet. However, due to their slow speed and other major deficiencies this plan was eventually cancelled and the vessels were sold or scrapped and the metal and machinery from the ships were put into new naval warships joining the fleet.

Tronia Woods
Moncala
Scopo Flow
Twin Flats

Length: 624 ft
Displacement: 32,600 tons
Speed: 21kn (24mh)
Personnel: 1080
Range: 9,200 miles
Armor:
Belt: 813.5 in (203343 mm)
Barbettes: 13 in (330 mm)
Turret face: 18 in (457 mm)
Turret sides: 910 in (229254 mm)
Turret top: 5 in (127 mm)
Turret rear 9 in (229 mm)
Conning tower: 11.5 in (292 mm)
Decks: 3.5 in (89 mm)
Armament:
4x2 16-in (406mm)/45 cal. Mark 1 guns
16x 5in (127mm)/ 38cal Mark 12 guns
6x4 40mm Bofors
20x 20mm Oerlikon cannons

Lion Class (1942-1972):
The Lion Class was a class of fast battleships designed for the Dothraki Navy. They were primarily built as a complement to the aircraft carriers of the Dothraki Navy. As a result the designers put an emphasis on speed and AA ability with a decreased emphasis on the armor and armament enjoyed by the Warden of the North Class battleships. It was noted that despite their immense size, the Lion Class Battleships could still turn in a remarkable 700 meters.
Due to having the same advanced main guns as the Warden of the North Class, the Lion class was still one of the most lethal battleships in the world.
After the Imperial War the Lion Class would continue to serve in the Dothraki Navy for several years. They operated as carrier escorts, or sometimes led their own battlegroups.

Lion
Snow Leopard
Cougar
Tiger

Length: 862 ft
Displacement: 57,540 tons
Speed: 33kn (38mph)
Personnel: 2,700
Range: 17,140 miles/ 14,890 nmi
Armor:
Belt: 12.1 in on 0.875 in STS
Bulkheads: 14.5 in
Barbettes:
front 11.6 in
side 17.3 in
Turrets:
front 19.5 in
side 9.5 in
rear 12 in
roof 7.25 in
Conning tower: 17.3 in
Decks:
main 1.5 in
second 6.0 in
splinter 0.63 in over machinery, 1 in over magazines
Armament:
3x3 16-inch (406 mm)/50 cal. Mark 7 guns
10x2 5-inch (127 mm)/38 cal. Mark 12 guns
20x4 40 mm (1.57 in)/56 cal. Bofors guns
48 20 mm (0.787 in)/70 cal. Oerlikon cannons

Warden of the North Class(1943-1960):
When the Imperial War began in 1943 the Dothrakian Military was still in the process of revamping its military might after a period of isolation. The centerpiece of this revitalizations was the Warden of the North Class Battleships. They were designed to be able to fight any other battleship in service in the world, and to keep pace with a battle group. Each of the ships is named after a different title of nobility in Dothrakia since these warships were designed to be the rulers of the ocean.
They were designed to be able to successfully engage any battleship of the time. As such they were designed with maximum firepower and armor in mind while giving up some of the speed enjoyed by the proceeding Lion class battleships. The main guns could pierce a piece of 20" vertical steel armor at 12mi, and its HE rounds could create a crater 50ft wide and 20ft deep and defoliate a 1200ft radius. Their armor was designed to withstand a direct hit from their own shells. As a result they had near immunity from 16in shells from distances over 10 miles. This, coupled with advanced fire control systems and floatplanes for spotting and aiming assistance, makes it nearly impossible for any enemy ships to get within to effective range without being overwhelmed by the raw firepower capable of being thrown out.
These warships were first proposed in 1937 and approved in 1940, with construction beginning immediately due to the heightened tensions in the region. All ships in the class were completed by 1943, just in time for the Imperial War. While the Lion Class was used as a large escort for carriers, the Warden of the North class was seen as to slow to keep up with the fleet carriers, especially the Poseidon Class that entered service in 1946. Instead they made up the Dothraki Home Fleet. They would primarily be used in support of amphibious landing operations.
The warships were retired shortly after the end of the Imperial War due to their inability to keep up with the next generation of Dothraki Fleet Carriers. They were retired and turned into museum ships, the Warden of the North is located at Pyke, the Duke of Manderly at Manderly, the Prince of Corellia at Cydonia, and the Queen of Tyra in Tyra.

Vessels
Warden of the North
Duke of Manderly
Prince of Corellia
Queen of Tyra

Length: 936ft
Displacement: 64,240 tons standard/ 72,104 tons full
Speed: 28kn (32mph)
Personnel:2355, 2,789 flagship
Range: 17,300 miles/ 15,000 nmi
Armor:
Side belt: 16.1 inches tapering to 10.2 inches on 1-inch (25 mm) STS plate inclined 19
Lower side belt: 7.28.5 inches tapered to 1 inch inclined 10
Bulkheads: 18 inches (457 mm) forward, 15.25 inches (387 mm) aft
Barbettes: 21.3 inches, 18 inches (aft)
Turrets:
face 22.5 inches
side 10 inches
roof 9.15 inches
Decks:
main 2.25 inches
second 7.057.35 inches
Armament
4x3 16in gun turrets (25mi range)(2rounds/min)
10x2 5in gun turrets (15mi range)/anti aircraft usage
10x4 40mm Bofors anti-aircraft machine guns
40x 20mm Oerlikon anti-aircraft machine guns
Complement:
2x Seagull floatplanes

Read dispatch

[/url]
Regent Class (1914-1925).
Tronia Woods Class (1920-)
Lion Class (1942-1972)
Warden of the North Class(1946-1955)

First Central Argus Wars Weapons

Constitution Class 44 Gun Frigate
Armament:
30x 24lbs guns
20x 32lbs guns
2x 24lbs bow chasers
2x 24lbs stern chasers

Model 1860 Cavalry Sword

Model 1850 Dragoon Revolver
Caliber: .44

Model 1860 Rifle

John Henry Rifle
The John Henry Rifle was first produced in 1861. Although they wouldn't originally see widespread use in the army, they would find widespread use in the cavalry and with scouts during the mid and latter part of the war.

Model 1873 Trapdoor Carbine

Uniforms
First Central Argus War

Dothraki Ranger during the First Central Argus War.

Imperial War

Report