Set in 82 A.C, after a long and bloody war the Germanic people are defeated in battle and taken as slaves by The Roman Empire. Athal, a proud and brilliant Cimbrian prince is sold as a gladiator to fight on public arena shows, where he rapidly gains a reputation of being one of the deadliest and most powerful fighters. Claudius, the possessive and capricious emperor's son, is invited to witness the gladiator spectacle, where he finds himself captivated by Athal's strength and courage. WARNING: R-18. Explicit violence and vocabulary. Graphic sexual content.