'UBOAT' Recasts the Sub Sim as a Roguelike Management Game

From their very first combat deployment in the American War of Independence, when the tiny Turtle tried and failed to attach explosives to the hulls of British warships, submarine warfare has always been a dicey prospect. It wouldn’t be until the American Civil War nearly a century later that the Confederate Navy’s H. L. Hunley would destroy an enemy vessel and, even then, it was lost in the process. From the beginning, then, combat submariners faced high-risks and low survival odds.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/g5qp77/uboat-recasts-the-sub-sim-as-a-roguelike-management-game

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