Nazi Megastructures is a documentary television series appearing on the National Geographic Channel and a spinoff of the broader Megastructures television series. The series also aired as Nazi Mega Weapons under PBS.
Documentary series charting how the Nazis built some of the biggest and deadliest pieces of military hardware in history and uncovering the hidden remains of Hitler's most ambitious megastructures
In their quest for world domination, the Nazis built some of the biggest and deadliest pieces of military hardware and malevolent technology in history. They created huge terror machines, hi-tech superguns and some of the original weapons of mass destruction in order to control a nation, conquer a continent and win the war.
With total European military supremacy as their driving force, the Germans build defensive bunkers and impenetrable submarine pens. Over six mesmerising episodes, Nazi Megastructures uncovers the hidden remains of Hitler’s most ambitious megastructures, telling the stories of the engineering geniuses who designed them and revealing how these structures sparked a technological revolution that changed warfare forever. Produced by National Geographic.
Wartime Productions have been involved with the Nazi Megastructures brand stretching over 4 series covering 9 episodes in total.
We have supplied supporting artists, specialist uniforms, vehicles, weapons and equipment. Wartime Productions also provided pre-production research and also on-set authenticity.
Nazi Megastructures episode guide featuring Wartime Productions supporting artists, vehicles & props
From the Skies above the Reich to the Burma Death Railway. This series examines the military mind-set, pioneering tactics and state-of-the-art technologies deployed by both sides. Remnants of military hard-wear, defensive megastructures and forgotten relics of war are discovered as experts' journey from the beaches of the Pacific islands to the bunkers of the Reich itself.
The story of America’s most important battles against the Nazis and the Japanese during World War Two. This series examines the military mind-set, pioneering tactics and state-of-the-art technologies deployed by both sides. Remnants of military hard-wear, defensive megastructures and forgotten relics of war are discovered as experts journey from the beaches of the Pacific islands to the battlefields of Northern Europe.
Spring 1944. The strategic intrigue of German generals Rommel and his superior, von Rundstedt, for the ear of Hitler, intensifies as the imminent, massive, allied attack invariably approaches. But when and where will they land? A fascinating game of cat and mouse ensues leading to the inevitable, legendary battle on June 6th, D-Day.
This is the story of Hitler’s war on the Eastern Front – an attempt to liquidate the Russian people and gain living space for his superior Aryan race. It is a conquest that takes the Nazis all the way to the gates of Moscow and back to the heart of Berlin. A war of annihilation that culminates in the collapse of the Third Reich. The series reveals the cunning strategy, defensive megastructures and military technology deployed in this devastating war of brutality between giants.
This series unveils the engineering secrets of various iconic megastructures that went on to spark a technological revolution, ultimately changing warfare forever. The Nazis built some of the biggest and deadliest pieces of military hardware in history. Adolf Hitler hired men like Wernher von Braun, Ferdinand Porsche and Alfred Krupp to build huge terror machines, high-tech superguns and weapons of mass destruction.