Yostar has revealed RN Torricelli as the second shipgirl to look in the subsequent Azur Lane occasion. She can also be the first submarine to look from the Italy-inspired Sardegna Empire. Prior to her reveal, the faction solely featured destroyers, heavy cruisers, and battleships.

The Japanese Twitter account described Torricelli as a dark-natured shipgirl who has a ardour for science. Although she is on good phrases along with her buddies, she can also be rumored to carry out some suspicious analysis.

While there have been quite a few Italian submarines named after the barometer inventor Evangelista Torricelli, the just one that noticed motion in World War II was the Brin-class submarine launched in March 1939. An necessary episode involving Torricelli occurred on June 23, 1940. After receiving injury that made her unable to dive, she was surrounded by the British sloop HMS Shoreham and destroyers HMS Khartoum, Kandahar, and Kingston.

While the British ships meant to seize her, Torricelli vowed to battle till the finish through the use of her deck gun and close-range torpedoes. Shells from her gun managed to hit the Shoreham and Khartoum. After receiving important injury, the commander Salvatore Pelosi ordered to scuttle the ship earlier than British sailors may board her. Coincidentally, HMS Khartoum could be rendered inoperable attributable to a torpedo air vessel explosion not lengthy after this encounter.

RN Torricelli will be a part of the ever-growing Azur Lane roster by means of the upcoming second occasion for the Sardegna Empire, along with the destroyer Nicoloso da Recco. Yostar will reveal many particulars on the occasion at a reside stream scheduled to broadcast on April 19, 2021.

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