Xena finds her home town, Amphipolis, deserted and possessed by sinister powers from Hell, which are trapping her mother's soul and those of the town. Xena learns that her daughter has been endowed with the power of heaven as the Messenger of Eli. She also discovers that Mephistopheles, the King of Hell, has orchestrated the plan to force Xena to spill the blood of the Messenger, which will free him. However, if Xena kills him, then she will inherit his throne and be forced to take his place in Hell.moreless
Three orphans encounter magic as they meet a witch.
When Xena allows herself to be tried and convicted of the murder of an innocent woman, who she left to die in the past, Gabrielle struggles to uncover the truth of what really happened all those years ago and free Xena from Shark Island Prison.moreless