Crusade in Jeans is the absorbing adventure of Rudolf Hefting, a Twentieth Century teenager stranded in a mythical Children’s Crusade of the Thirteenth Century by way of a faulty time machine experiment. Alone and disoriented, he has no choice but to join the immense children’s army – almost ten thousand strong, in their long journey across Europe.
Submarine participated in the film and television adaptation of this classic children’s book by developing two computer games: one that allows players to experience the adventure on their PC and another one that allows people to play the game on their television screens (OpenTV game engine).Submarine created a flexible game engine and editor that can easily be used to created platform games with varying visual styles, action and puzzle game play and a large number of levels and screens.
Original title: Kruistocht in Spijkerbroek
Design: Christiaan de Rooij
Concept: Femke Wolting, Bruno Felix, Peter Hofstede
Genre: PC Game, Interactive TV Game
Language versions: English