Two thousand years ago: Alexander the great was conquering the world, he had his highest ranking general, Parmenion, assassinated. Before Parmenion died, he vowed that he would one day return to exact revenge. Present day: Andrew Garret is a cop with psychic abilities. He is assigned to investigate. The play, a barbarous gladiatorial competition organised by the city's underworld. Andrew goes undercover and infiltrates the Play disguised as a fighter, calling himself the Gladiator. Parmenion, a gambler of the play, baits Andrew to enter the battle dome called the Arena of Death and fight the giant, Mongol.