Hiei is the Japanese Battleship during used by the Imperial Japanese Navy during World War I and World War II.
Belongs to the Kongo Class battle cruiser, she is designed by George Thurston an architect from British Naval. She is one of the most heavily armed ship during the era.
The Japanese ordered this ship during 1910 and designed to match the naval capabilities of the other major powers at the time. The other major powers at the time is USA, British and Germany.
She went under full-scale reconstruction during 1930s which rebuilt its structure, power plant, and many more. She is now fast enough to accompany fleet of aircraft carriers.