Gameplay Trailer - Cross of the Dutchman (Kickstarter: 8 days left)

Leeuwarden, The Netherlands - May 22, 2012. For the first time, Triangle Studios lifts the veil of what is their biggest and most ambitious project to date. In this world premiere, you will finally be able to see the world of Cross of the Dutchman in motion. The gameplay trailer shows how the hero of the story, Grutte Pier, commands an army of soldiers, and wields an enormous 6-foot broadsword in the battle against the oppressors of his nation.

Live the legend of Pier Gerlofs Donia in the epic adventure game Cross of the Dutchman. For two and a half years, independent game developer Triangle Studios worked tirelessly researching, designing and developing the project, in order to bring this historic legend of an uncelebrated hero to the masses.

On May 1st, Triangle Studios launced a Kickstarter campaign to help fund the final part of the development of the game. Now more than ever, Triangle is calling out to all who love cultural history, and great adventure games to help achieve their goal of reaching $50,000 before May 31st. By backing this incredible project, you will benefit from one of many great rewards such as: Beta access to the game, T-shirts, Unique sketches and even the original Cross of the Dutchman Novel!

Become a backer now, and be a part of the legend that is Cross of the Dutchman!

The Cross of the Dutchman Official Gameplay Trailer can be found here:

YouTube - http://youtu.be/DRmE5IIGFUA

Direct (High Quality) - http://www.crossofthedutchman.com/kickstarter/cotd_gameplay_720p.mov

The Cross of the Dutchman Kickstarter project page can be found here:

http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/251995184/cross-of-the-dutchman

Story:

Cross of the Dutchman tells the legendary story of “Grutte” Pier Gerlofs Donia. A hero 7 feet tall with the strength of an ox. A man who stood up to the oppressors of his land after a great injustice was done to him and his family. A kind man who turned into a brute, and took up the task of liberating his homeland, and destroying those who stood against him.

Development blog:

At www.crossofthedutchman.com, Triangle Studios is blogging daily about the development of Cross of the Dutchman. We invite you to join the community and participate in the discussions about the project. Our goal is to create a great gaming experience together with the enthusiasts who join the community.

About Triangle Studios:

Dutch independent game development company Triangle Studios was founded in 2006, the now five year old company is developing games for PC, consoles and handhelds. Last year, Triangle Studios won a Dutch Game Award with WINtA for best handheld/mobile game of 2011.  


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