Ever wish your family could trace their lineage back to the Crusades? Perhaps they were an ancient dynasty that fed kings into the great grinder of the Dark Ages. Even if your father only arrived on Earth 20 years ago, you can get a taste of a family history that goes back for a thousand years. All you have to do is tell Paradox Interactive your most outrageous family story, real or utterly made up, and your name could find its way into Crusader Kings II as the moniker of a great house - a royal house. The following video says it all without saying anything at all. I hope you paid attention in history class.
Have your family immortalized in Crusader Kings II
Get YOUR name in the upcoming medieval strategy RPG epic
NEW YORK, 6th October 2011 - The blades are being sharpened in readiness, Europe will whisper your name in fear and awe across the medieval world. This is your chance for true infamy as Paradox Interactive have today announced a unique competition where YOU can get your name included as one of the dynasties in Crusader Kings II, their internally developed Strategy RPG, set to release on PC in early 2012.
Tell us the most outrageous story about your family name – true or false – it’s up to you!
What needs to be included are the following:
Your family name, its origin and the story behind it.
Submit your answer here: http://tinyurl.com/6ehqqty
Submit your entry by October 31st to be in with a chance of immortality in Crusader Kings II.
Many were called, few were chosen.
Do you have the name and the story to become a Crusader King?
About Crusader Kings II
Crusader Kings II is created by the development team behind the Europa Universalis, Hearts of Iron and the Victoria series. In Crusader Kings II II you must rule with an iron fist and win the hearts of your subjects through fear, or lead a nation through respect and loyalty—the choice is yours. Keep your alliances close, your blades sharp and your wits about you at all times - for you will need them. Sacking an army takes strength. Ruling an entire nation takes a true leader.