Crusade begins after a savage attack on Earth by the Drakh, allies of the evil Shadows. Earth's humans have succeeded in defeating the alien force, but not its final revenge: a biogenetic plague that will eliminate all human life on Earth, unless a cure can be found.
Last Episode01x13 Each Night I Dream of Home Aired: Sep. 01, 1999
The Excalibur is sent on a top-secret mission to Earth and faces an attack by the Drakh.
Series Fun Facts
- Part of Gary Cole's costume was a class ring for "Earthforce Academy". He kept the ring and wore it in his next role, as Lumberg in Office Space.
- At Wonder Con 2008, J. Michael Straczynski announced that Crusade is "finished", i.e. nothing more will be done with the series.
- The voice of the Apocalypse Box was actually Gary Cole's, distorted electronically to sound very ethereal.