In an ironic twist of fate, a gladiator from the house of Batiatus will stand in the way of Spartacus trying to free Crixus from Roman captivity.Ilithyia's scheming puts her marriage to Glaber at risk.moreless
Spartacus seeks the safety of the woods for his surviving men while Crixus finds himself revisiting past horrors. Meanwhile, Lucretia spies Ilithyia's affairs.
Spartacus is forced to mediate when the gladiators are close to divide into groups after news of Naevia's fate reaches them. Lucretia exchanges a long-held secret for some information and an attack puts the rebels at risk.moreless
Under Spartacus' leadership a villa is liberated. Oenomaus, however, decides to throw himself into the brutal pits.Despite his wife's protests Glaber decides to support Lucretia's prophecies.
Spartacus realizes that becoming the leader of a mass of freed slaves can be challenging and he struggles to keep the rebellious group intact when news of Claudius Glaber's arrival in Capua reaches him.moreless
A young councilwoman who also plays in an all-girls rock band at Ivan Lazar's nightclub is found dead in the waters off Point Danger.