Spartacus continues to train in Batiatus' gladiatorial combat school. His tempestuous co-operation given in exchange for Batiatus' promise to search for Sura. Meanwhile Batiatus' money troubles and the drought continue. With the Vulcanalia approaching, Spartacus is determined to get nominated to the primus, the feature attraction, though it means fighting the undefeated Crixus. Written by
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In this episode, Varro and Spartacus have a discussion about choices. Varro tells Spartacus that one day there might not be a time where he gets a choice and has to kill him. This is a deep foreshadowing of Varro's death by Spartacus' own hand, setting the stage for the gladiator rebellion. See more