Paradox Interactive has released the second developer diary for Victoria II: Heart of Darkness, in which the developer discusses how the new, revamped naval combat is resolved.
According to the press release, "Learn how to use your navy to expand your empire, compete against other colonial powers and struggle to maintain your overseas control. Battle your enemies on the high seas with the all-new naval combat system, which includes gun ranges and maneuvering into positions for battles, as well as new powerful battleships that join the other classes of ships to bridge the gap to Dreadnoughts."
Check the developer diary in the video below. Heart of Darkness is due to be released this Summer 2013 on PC.