Ancient Assassins Season 2
S02 E01Oct 8, 2016
Vlad's Impalers Oct 8, 2016 The Season 2 premiere focuses on Vlad "The Impaler" Tepes, a 15th-century Romanian prince, and the legends of mass murder against his enemies and his own people. Tepes was the inspiration for Bram Stoker's novel "Dracula."
S02 E02Oct 15, 2016
Alexander the Great's Spidermen Oct 15, 2016 When Alexander the Great confronts a rebel warlord in an impregnable mountain stronghold, he dispatches 300 hand-picked warriors to scale the sheer rock face, at night, without being detected.
S02 E03Oct 22, 2016
Beautiful Samurai Oct 22, 2016 A female samurai named Tomoe Gozen is famous for her bravery and fighting skills on the battlefield in 12th-century Japan.
S02 E04Oct 29, 2016
Rome's Navy Seals Oct 29, 2016 They are the amphibious Roman unit tasked with the impossible. Called Batavians, they led the invasion of ancient Britain in AD43. Discover the story behind a desperate mission deep in enemy territory that may hand the emperor an unlikely victory.
S02 E05Nov 5, 2016
The Real Braveheart Nov 5, 2016 A profile of Sir William Wallace, the legendary Scottish knight who played an important role in the Wars of Scottish Independence.
S02 E06Nov 12, 2016
Viking Apocalypse Nov 12, 2016 A 9th-century conflict between English monarch Alfred the Great and invading Vikings is recalled.
S02 E07Nov 19, 2016
Kung Fu Nun Nov 19, 2016 1644. Ng Mui escapes from Beijing. Taking refuge in a Shaolin monastery, she learns their Kung Fu and develops a new form of the martial art.
S02 E08Nov 26, 2016
The Pope's Bodyguards Nov 26, 2016 In the 16th century a collection of 20,000 Germanic mercenaries attempt to breach the walls of Rome so that they can take the Pope hostage.
S02 E09Dec 3, 2016
Medieval Mercenaries Dec 3, 2016 English mercenary Sir John Hawkwood makes a name for himself in 14th-century Italy by serving a variety of sponsors, including Pope Gregory XI in the War of the Eight Saints.
S02 E10Dec 3, 2016
Sacred Band of Thebes Dec 3, 2016 The Battle of Leuctra in 371 B.C. pits the Spartans versus the Thebans, with the decisive blow enabled by the Sacred Band of Thebes.
S02 E11Dec 11, 2016
Sacred Band of Thebes Dec 11, 2016 The Battle of Leuctra in 371 B.C. pits the Spartans versus the Thebans, with the decisive blow enabled by the Sacred Band of Thebes.