You are making it difficult for us to make our pilgrimages!
Byzantine Emperor, Alexius l, goes over to Pope Urban ll to request for Christian Knights to help them fight the Seljuk Turks.
Yes, we will help!
Will you help us get back our land?
I hear your problems! I am calling for First Crusade!
Please join the army! We need all the help we can get! I will offer you riches. You won't have to pay taxes or make up your debt. I will offer repentance of your sins. It is our duty as Christians to take back our Holy Land! God wills it!
God wills it!
Riches would be nice...
I want to take back the Holy Land!
The Muslims were cocky and were taken aback. The Crusaders miraculously won the First Crusade.
They're going to take our Holy Land.
We defeated the Seljuk Turks!
From then on, the Europeans prospered and harmonious... until the next Crusade.