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Maintenance start date and time: April 23rd 2018 14:30
Expected maintenance end date and time: April 23rd 2018 20:30
Actual maintenance end date and time: April 23rd 2018 21:10

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Kancolle 5th Anniversary[edit | edit source]

  • To celebrate the 5th Anniversary, admirals will be able to obtain from a limited-time Quest the '5th Anniversary Wall scroll'.
  • Additionally many shipgirls including YamatoYamato, MusashiMusashi, NagatoNagato, IseIse and KongouKongou will receive commemorative voicelines.

New Destroyer Escort 'Samuel B. Roberts[edit | edit source]

  • The 5th Anniversary Celebratory New Ship Girl John C. Butler-class Destroyer Escort Samuel B. RobertsSamuel B. Roberts has been implemented!
    • She will be obtainable as a reward of the last limited-time quest "5th Anniversary Mission #5: 5th Anniversary Fleet Sortie!".
      • Equipping Samuel B. Roberts (both base and Kai) with an Engine Improved Kanhon Type TurbineImproved Kanhon Type Turbine 033 Card.png will let her become a Fast Ship.
        • Unlike the standard Speed System, she does not require a BoilerNew Model High Temperature High Pressure Boiler 087 Card.pngEnhanced Kanhon Type Boiler 034 Card.png Equipment to become a Fast Ship.
      • Samuel B. Roberts Kai is capable of using OASW without a Sonar SONAR.

Kagerou Kai Ni Remodel[edit | edit source]

Urakaze D Kai Remodel[edit | edit source]

Akashi's Improvement Arsenal Update[edit | edit source]

NEW!Akashi's Improvement Arsenal: Equipment Tables

New Equipment

Development Material Improvement Material S M T W T F S Helper Ship
Consumes: 2x Dual Purpose Gun Icon Simple.png10cm Twin High-angle Gun Mount 0 10/12 6/7 J
Johnston (Kai)
Samuel B. Roberts (Kai)
Consumes: 2x Dual Purpose Gun Icon Simple.png12.7cm Twin High-angle Gun Mount (Late Model) 6 12/18 8/10
Development Material Improvement Material S M T W T F S Helper Ship

Limited-time CGs[edit | edit source]

NEW! Limited time CGs for the following shipgirls:

Limited-time Server Transfer application[edit | edit source]


  • It will be possible to apply for a server transfer until early Summer.
    • Some servers however can't be chosen if the HQ is under certain levels.

New 5th Anniversary Quests[edit | edit source]

ID Requirements Fuel.pngAmmunition.pngSteel.pngBauxite.png Rewards Note
5A01 五周年任務【壱:工廠】
5th Anniversary Mission #1: Arsenal
Scrap 5 main small caliber guns and 5 main medium caliber guns. 0 / 0 / 500 / 0 choice between
Development material.pngX 8
12cm 30-tube Rocket Launcher 051 Card.png12cm 30-tube Rocket Launcher12cm 30-tube Rocket Launcher 051 Card.png X 3
Shiden Kai 2 055 Card.pngShiden Kai 2Shiden Kai 2 055 Card.png X 2
choice between
Furniture fairy.pngFurniture Fairy X 1
Item Card New Model Gun Mount Improvement Material.pngNew Model Gun Mount Improvement MaterialItem Card New Model Gun Mount Improvement Material.png X 1
Reinforcement expansion 064 useitem.pngReinforcement Expansion X 1
5A02 五周年任務【弐:鎮守府海域警戒】
5th Anniversary Mission #2: Naval Base Sea Patrol
Sortie a fleet including a CL type ship (CL, CLT or CT) as the flagship, three or more DD/DEs to 1-1, 1-2, 1-3, 1-4, 1-5 and achieve a boss node victory. 5000 / 0 / 0 / 0 TsushimaTsushima Requires: 5A01
5A03 五周年任務【参:近代化改修】
5th Anniversary Mission #3: Modernisation
Prepare 555 steel and 555 bauxite, choose any DE and use 5 DDs to modernize her twice. 500 / 0 / 0 / 0 5th Anniversary Wall scroll.pngFurniture: 5th Anniversary Wall scroll
then choice between
Instant repair 2.png X 10
Improvement Materials.png X 5
Combat Ration 145 Full.png X 5
Requires: 5A02
5A04 五周年任務【肆:演習】
5th Anniversary Mission #4: Practice
Use a fleet including 2 DDs and up to 3 additional ships (five ships total) to achieve 4 PVP victories within the same day. 0 / 0 / 0 / 500 choice between
Type 95 Depth Charge 226 Card.pngType 95 Depth ChargeType 95 Depth Charge 226 Card.png★+5 X 1
Food supply ship irako.png"Irako" X 5
choice between
Item Card Action Report.pngAction ReportItem Card Action Report.png X 1
12.7cm Twin Gun Mount Model C Kai 2 266 Card.png12.7cm Twin Gun Mount Model C Kai 212.7cm Twin Gun Mount Model C Kai 2 266 Card.png★+5 X 1
Requires: 5A03
5A05 五周年任務【伍:五周年艦隊出撃!】
5th Anniversary Mission #5: 5th Anniversary Fleet Sortie!
Form a fleet including 1 CL type ship (CL, CLT or CT), 2 DD/DE, up to 3 additional ships and complete ONE of following conditions:

1) A+ rank 2-1, 2-2, 2-3, 2-4, 2-5 boss nodes once.
2) A+ rank 5-3 and 5-5 boss nodes once.
3) A+ rank 6-5 boss node once.

0 / 5000 / 0 / 0 Samuel B. RobertsSamuel B. Roberts Requires: 5A04

Developer tweets[edit | edit source]

Twitter logo blue.png @KanColle_STAFF Pre Update


Currently KanColle Development Team is preparing for the release of a New Ship Girl who is scheduled to be released in the later-half of next month. The Destroyer Escort who fought her best to protect 'Gambier Bay' and other Escort Carriers while clashed against the Kurita Fleet during the Battle of Leyte Gulf. She who had fought as the protector of the Taffy III. She will be released this Spring!



The Taffy III Escort Ship scheduled for release this Spring by the timing of the 5th Anniversary, this New Ship Girl's Illustration will be done by an Illustrator who will be newly joining us in KanColle! The New Ship Girl will be done by an Illustrator who has been cheering for KanColle for a long time. Please look forward to here as well!

今春五周年タイミングで実装予定のタフィーIII護衛艦艇、本新艦娘の担当イラストレーターは、「艦これ」初参加! ずっと「艦これ」を応援してくれていた、あるイラストレーターさんの作画による艦娘です。こちらもお楽しみに!


Currently KanColle Development Team is preparing for the release of a Destroyer Escort who had fought hard against the Kurita Fleet during the Battle of Leyte Gulf to protect the Escort Carriers, and for the releases of 2nd Remodels of multiple Elite A-Type Fleet Destroyers.



The Destroyer of the 17th Destroyer Division, who had escorted the Capital Battleship Fleet returning to Japan after 'Operation Shō-Gō, the Battle of Leyte Gulf', but then had sunk together with the veteran Battleship 'Kongou' due to an attack by an Enemy Submarine. In the next Maintenance & Updates, her new Kai Remodel, 'D Kai' is scheduled to be implemented!



The next General Maintenance & Update for all running KanColle Servers will be taking place on the 5th Anniversary April 23rd, Monday. The Maintenance is scheduled to start at a bit more later time than usual. From the Maintenance & Update taking place on the KanColle 5th Anniversary, One New Ship Girl will be implemented. Please look forward to it a bit!



Currently KanColle Development Team is preparing for the opening of the YumiZui-Land front and the next Maintenance & Updates. The next Maintenance & Updates scheduled for tomorrow April 23rd Monday on the 5th Anniversary will be starting from the afternoon [14:30] and expected to end at [20:30]. Admirals, please be advised!







Maintenance Started

メンテナンス状況:メンテナンス作業、開始しました! 「艦これ」稼働全サーバ群は、メンテナンス&アップデート作業に突入しました。作業完了は、現時点では【20:30】を予定しています。進捗は随時お知らせできるよう努めます。


メンテナンス状況:現在メンテナンス実施中です。 「艦これ」稼働全サーバ群はメンテナンス&アップデート作業を実施中です。作業は中盤のシークエンスに移行しました。本メンテに伴うアップデートでは、陽炎型駆逐艦「浦風」、その新たな「改」改装【丁改】を実装予定です。お楽しみに!


メンテナンス状況:現在メンテナンス実施中です。 「艦これ」稼働全サーバ群はメンテナンス&アップデート作業を実施中です。作業は後半のシークエンスに移行しつつあります。現在作業中のアップデートでは、サマール沖でガンビア・ベイなどを護るために奮戦した護衛駆逐艦を実装中です!


メンテナンス状況:予定通り、【20:30】完了の見込みです。 本日実施の「艦これ」稼働全サーバ群メンテナンス&春アップデート、作業は最終シークエンスに移行しつつあります。この後20:15前後より、本日のメンテナンスに伴うアップデート情報をお知らせしてまいります。


メンテナンス状況:再開放、若干時間が掛かります。申し訳ありません。 本日実施の「艦これ」稼働全サーバ群メンテナンス&アップデート、開放前の最終確認を行っていましたが、一部サーバで不整合が発見されました。大変申し訳ありません、確認&対応を行い、最終工程を再度実施致します。


メンテナンス状況:申し訳ありません、【21:10】完了の見込みです。 申し訳ありません、本日実施の「艦これ」稼働全サーバ群メンテナンス&アップデート、作業は再度最終シークエンスに移行中です。この後20:50前後より、本日のメンテナンスに伴うアップデート情報をお知らせしてまいります。

Twitter logo blue.png @KanColle_STAFF Patch notes


We will now layout the Information of today Monday April 23rd Server Maintenance and Updates 01▼ 5th Anniversary Wall Scroll Release From today, the 5th Anniversary Wall Scroll will be available to obtain from the limited-time 5th Anniversary Quest.

  • This Wall Scroll will have the Writer Ship Girl's 5th Anniversary Voiceline.

本日【4/23(月)】実施全サーバ群共通メンテナンスに伴うアップデート情報を お知らせしていきます。 01▼「五周年記念」掛け軸の実装 「五周年記念」掛け軸を実装、本日より期間実装される五周年任務の進行によって獲得することが可能です。※同掛け軸は作者艦娘の五周年記念ボイス付きです。


02▼ Ship Girls 5th Anniversary Limited-time Voicelines Release!
All Admirals, thank you very much! KanColle has finally reached its 5th Anniversary. We thank you very much for all your support on behalf of the Ship Girls. Yamato, Musashi, Nagato, Ise, Kongou, and other 100 of Ship Girls will be receiving 5th Anniversary Celebration Voicelines!

02▼艦娘【五周年】ボイスの期間限定実装開始! 提督の皆さん、ありがとうございました!「艦これ」は本日、「五周年」を迎えました。皆さんのご支援に「艦娘」に代わって、厚く御礼申し上げます。「大和」「武蔵」「長門」「伊勢」「金剛」など100隻余隻の艦娘に五周年記念ボイスを実装です!


03▼ Release of 【New Ship Girl】 Destroyer Escort 'Samuel B. Roberts'
The 5th Anniversary Celebratory New Ship Girl John C. Butler-class Destroyer Escort 'Samuel B. Roberts' will be implemented! She who fought against the Kurita Fleet to protect Gambier Bay and the others in the Battle of Samar. She will be joining you after the completion of the 5th Anniversary Quests released today!

03▼【新艦娘】護衛駆逐艦「Samuel B.Roberts」の実装 五周年記念【新艦娘】John C.Butler級護衛駆逐艦「Samuel B.Roberts」、実装開始です!サマール沖海戦で、ガンベア・ベイなどを護るため自らに数倍する栗田艦隊に対して奮戦した彼女。本日実装の【五周年任務】全攻略で艦隊に合流します!


04▼ Implementation of several time-limited "5th Anniversary" missions This update includes time-limited "5th Anniversary" missions! The missions are as follows: 5th Anniversary Mission #1: Arsenal 5th Anniversary Mission #2: Naval Base Sea Patrol 5th Anniversary Mission #3: Modernisation 5th Anniversary Mission #4: Practice 5th Anniversary Mission #5: 5th Anniversary Fleet Sortie!

04▼期間限定【五周年任務】群の実装 本アップデートにより、【五周年任務】が期間限定実装されます! 同任務群は下記より構成されます。 五周年任務【壱:工廠】 五周年任務【弐:鎮守府海域警戒】 五周年任務【参:近代化改修】 五周年任務【肆:演習 五周年任務【伍:五周年艦隊出撃!】


05▼ Supplementary info regarding the 5th Anniversary missions 1/2

  • The 5th Anniversary missions we're adding in this update are time-limited, but Golden Week is around the corner and the missions and here to stay until late May. No need to panic, just clear them at your pace.
  • The mission rewards include, reinforcement expansions, furniture fairies, action reports and more!

05▼期間限定【五周年任務】群の補足 1/2 ※本アップデートにより実装される【五周年任務】は期間限定実装ですが、 GWを挟んで五月後半まで実装されています。焦らず、それぞれのペースで 取り組んで頂けますと幸いです。

  • 本任務群では、補強増設や家具職人、戦闘詳報などの入手も可能です!


06▼ Supplementary info regarding the 5th Anniversary missions 2/2

  • Admirals who don't have escort ships can obtain one in the "5th Anniversary mission #2: Naval Base Sea Patrol". Take good care of her, you'll need her for the later missions.
  • If you clear the last quest "5th Anniversary Mission #5: 5th Anniversary Fleet Sortie!", you'll obtain the new ship girl "Samuel B. Roberts"!

06▼期間限定【五周年任務】群の補足 2/2

  • 海防艦をお持ちでない提督方も、五周年任務【弐:鎮守府海域警戒】で海防艦を獲得できます。本任務群後半に進むまで同艦を大切に運用ください。
  • 最終任務【伍:五周年艦隊出撃!】を攻略することで、【新艦娘】「Samuel B.Roberts」が合流します!


07 ▼ Akashi's Improvement Arsenal New Menu Addition Release Akashi's Improvement Arsenal will be able to improve the '5inch Single Gun Mount Mk.30' with a certain Ship Girl as the support.

  • This Equipment is effective to use as an Equipment on the related Small Ship

07▼【改修工廠(明石の工廠)】新改修メニュー追加実装 改修工廠(明石の工廠)が拡張され、ある艦娘がサポートすることで 両用砲「5inch単装砲 Mk.30」 の装備改修が可能になります。

  • 同兵装は関連の小型艦艇の装備として有効です。


08▼ Server Change Possible [Transfer Request] 5th Anniversary Limited-time Content With the timing of the 5th Anniversary, towards the 2nd Phase we are going through a gradual transition. The 1st Step will be to receive the limited-time content of being possible to go Change your server via [Transfer Request]. During the limited-time of the availability of this content, you may enter and submit your [Transfer Request].

  • The Transfer will be processed via a Lottery among the participants.

08▼サーバ間転籍可能【異動願い】五周年期間限定実装 本五周年タイミングより二期に向けて、段階的な移行を進めていきます。第一段として、サーバ間転籍可能【異動願い】を期間限定実装します。本実装期間中【異動願い】記載、同提出が可能です。

  • 転籍は提出者の中から抽選で実施されます。


09▼ Possible Server Change [Transfer Request] Additional Information

  • We would like you to fill out a MA (Multi-Answer - Multiple Choice Possible) Survey.
(This does not affect the results of the Lottery)
  • Depending on your HQ Level, the Server you wish to move into may not be available.
Please be advised.
  • The Server Change will be processed via a Lottery by the Summer.


  • MA(マルチアンサー)の簡単なアンケートをお願いします。
  • 希望異動先希望は、司令部レベルによって選択できないサーバもあります。予めご了承頂けますと幸いです。
  • 夏までに抽選で転籍を実施する予定です。


10▼ Destroyer 'Urakaze' D Kai Remodel In order to fight against the threats of Enemy Submarines, The Kagerou-class Destroyer 'Urakaze' will be receiving her 'If' Remodel of the Anti-Submarine Warfare Reinforcement D Kai Remodel, Urakaze D Kai.

  • For this D Kai Remodel, she does not require a Blueprint.
  • Along with the D Kai Remodel, Urakaze D Kai exclusive New Voicelines will be implemented.

10▼駆逐艦「浦風」【丁改改装】の実装 敵潜水艦の脅威に対抗するため、陽炎型駆逐艦「浦風」、その【改】の対潜哨戒強化if改装【丁改】、「浦風丁改」を実装します。 ※同丁改装には、「改装設計図」は不要です。 ※同丁改装と同時に、「浦風丁改」以降専用ボイスも更新実装されます。


11▼ End of Ship Girls 'Spring' Limited-time Voiceline Contents We will now be ending the Ship Girls 'Spring' Limited-time Voiceline.

  • The Zuiun Festival Voicelines and certain Spring Voicelines will still be available.
It feels a bit sad as something seasonal has ended... However!

11▼艦娘【春】ボイスの期間限定実装を終了 艦娘【春】ボイスの期間限定実装を終了します。 ※瑞雲祭りボイス及び一部春ボイスは継続実装します。 季節的な何かが終わってさみしい気もします……ですが……大丈夫!


12▼ Ship Girls [Zuiun Festival] Mode, Limited-time Content Release! It has come this year once again, the unexpected 2nd Naval Base Zuiun Festival! Along with Hyuuga and Ise as a start, in our Naval Base as well, a number of Ship Girls will enter the corresponding Mode. Ship Girls, and high performance Reconnaissance Seaplane Zuiun. We hope for the best!

12▼艦娘【瑞雲祭り】mode、期間実装開始! 今年もやってきました、まさかの鎮守府第二次【瑞雲】祭り! 航空戦艦「日向」「伊勢」をはじめ、ここ鎮守府でも何人かの艦娘が同modeへと積極移行していきます。「艦娘」、そして高性能水上偵察機「瑞雲」…引き続きどうぞよろしくお願い致します!


13▼ Sado & Tsushima [Zuiun Festival] Mode, Content Release! In the Anchorage [YomizuiLand], Sado and Tsushima were able to Enjoy the Large Seaplane [Zuiun] and the [Zuiun Festival]. Although they cannot equip the Zuiun, we will be secretly releasing their Zuiun Festival Mode! YomizuiLand is full of dangers...

13▼「佐渡」「対馬」に【瑞雲祭り】mode、実装開始! 某泊地「よみずいランド」で、頼もしい水上の翼【瑞雲】と【瑞雲祭り】をエンジョイした海防艦「佐渡」「対馬」。瑞雲は積めないけれど、彼女たちの「瑞雲祭り」mode、どさくさに紛れて実装開始です!よみずいランドも危険が一杯……。


14▼ Ship Girls [Spring Flowers] Mode, Limited-time Content, Start! It's not just Zuiun! The Spring Flowers Mode for the celebration of the Fleet's 5th Anniversary, it will be implemented again this year as well. For the 5th Anniversary, alongside the previous ones, Naganami-sama's minor changes, also the Destroyer Amagiri, Escort Carrier Gambier Bay will receive this Mode as well!

14▼艦娘【春の花束】mode、期間限定実装開始! 「瑞雲」だけではありません!艦隊の周年を記念する、春の花束mode、今年も実装開始です。この五周年では従来に加え、「長波」さまの同差分mode、そして駆逐艦「天霧」、護衛空母「Gambier Bay」にも新たに実装開始です!


15▼ Yamato's [Spring Casual Outfit] Mode Release! Spring is the season for Moving and Room Cleaning! For the Battleship 'Yamato', to challenge the OFF Room Cleaning, she will be receiving the [Spring Casual Outfit] Limited-time Content! She is not a caretaker of the Naval Base. However, Cleaning is very important! Let's aim for the next season and do our best!

15▼「大和」に【春の私服】mode実装! 春は引っ越しやお部屋の掃除の季節でもあります!戦艦「大和」にオフなお部屋の掃除に挑む「大和」の【春の私服】modeを期間限定実装開始です!鎮守府の管理人さんではありません。でも、お掃除は大事です!次の季節に向けて、頑張ってまいりましょう!


16▼ Implementation of the second refit for the destroyer Kagerō The Kagerō-class destroyers are Type-A destroyers that were modified for the decisive battle. Today, on the 5th Anniversary, we're implementing the second refit of that class' nameship, Kagerō!

  • The refit requires a blueprint.
  • Her K2 has unique voice lines.

16▼駆逐艦「陽炎」【改二】改装の実装 艦隊決戦のために整備された甲型駆逐艦、陽炎型。五周年の今日、その長女たるネームシップ「陽炎」のさらなる改装、【陽炎改二】を実装します! ※同改装には、「改装設計図」が必要です。 ※同改二専用ボイスも、更新実装されます。


17▼ Regarding Kagerō K2's combat characteristics The Kagerō-class destroyers are Type-A destroyers that were modified for the decisive battle. The remodelled ship Kagerō K2's anti-ship combat performance can be increased further by mounting the destroyer main battery equipment "12.7cm Twin Gun Mount Model C Kai-2" as well as the "Model D Kai-2" version. Furthermore, using the "61cm Quadruple (Oxygen) Torpedo Mount" also improves her torpedo & night battle performance.

17▼【陽炎改二】の戦闘特性について 艦隊決戦のために整備された甲型駆逐艦、陽炎型。同改装艦【陽炎改二】は、駆逐艦主砲兵装「12.7cm連装砲C型改二」及び同「D型改二」装備によって対艦戦闘力を向上させることが可能です。また、 「61cm四連装(酸素)魚雷」運用も魚雷戦・夜戦で効果的です。

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