Gladiator stories, books, poems, and more

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19-year old Franklin is struggling to make it on his own, so he bets his earnings in The Iron Circle, where advanced machines fight each other to pieces. Based on information he's overheard, he bets against one of the champion machines, which could net him a big score. The champion's… Read More
In the age of Commodus, his partner, and mentor, must fight with a friend, and discover his destiny. Here, Narcissius must discover his path in life, battle against himself, and sacrifice much inorder to achieve his ultimate goal. He will kill the emperor. Read More
Prince Thane is the last surviving royalty of the Trinovantes Tribe in Roman Britannia, having surrendered to the Romans to save his two young daughters, whose identities he sacrifices his freedom to protect. He is condemned by Nero himself to become a gladiator, to fight until he dies in the… Read More
The Boy & The Spear is an original short story that follows a teenaged boy by the name of Aster who is making his gladiatorial debut in the Arena where he will face many foes in the name of blood and glory! This short story is a work in progress… Read More
A Peacekeeper from a small town is forced to fight in a Roman Colosseum for his freedom. Read More
"Hello. What is your name, competitor?" The man with the microphone asked me, seeming far too enthusiastic. "Uhh..." I began, confused. "Why are you interviewing me again?" "Oh! It's part of our policy." He started to explain. "You see, for most of our competitors, the reason that they decided… Read More
Caius had always dreamed of becoming a gladiator, but when he got the chance he found that it was not all he thought it would be. Fans of professional wrestling will get a definite something from this piece. Read More

Tags: rome, gladiator

Okay SO yeah...this is a portion of the animation when Rikki (A female wolf) gets captured..I haven't fully developed the story..but anyway.. scary thought this song was playing when I was dreaming it..so if I do make this into an animation..considering I cant produce actual sounds ..which I know might… Read More
Nothing more than an expression of human emotion. Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

July 18, 2012

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(Made for MJ OWEN'S Legend's challenge - Loosely based on the legend of "Spartacus") Acanthya is the largest and most beautiful city the world has ever seen. Their technologies astounding and their army unbeatable. Under the ground, Acanthya is composed of thousands of intricate tunnels where the slaves and fighters… Read More

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In this story, a composed gladiator falls passionately in love with an atheistic knight. Yet, how can an arch-mage tear them apart? Read More
Elk enters arena battle after being blamed for the murder of a judge Read More

Book / Fantasy

December 23, 2009

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This novel in progress is all about three famous champions who become tasked to rid the area of a hive of mythical creatures. This task leads to a much greater and more dangerous adventure ahead. Who will survive; who will perish? Read More

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In this novel, a young boy, Derrick, finds himself in the middle of an ancient prophecy fighting to save his life and those around him when he is tracked down by an elite group of hunters. Read More
In this golden kingdom the King decides who falls and who succeeds in his own twisted eyes. For complete manipulation over his people, he provides them with bloody and corrosive entertainment...a hobby we would soon adopt in modern times. Read More

Short Story / Other

September 20, 2008

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My short story on Gladiators and more importantly the audience who is watching. This is my attept ad being a little more serious. People who know my work will know that any piece I write has humour and relief. This has niether. hope you enjoy. Read More
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