July 17, 2015

#21 – Cutting the Gordian Knot

It's Winter 333 and Alexander is a man on a mission (from Zeus). He's storming towns, has to arrest one of his own commanders, parts the […]
July 10, 2015

#20 – Miletus & Halicarnassus

Alexander marches south and “liberates” city after city. He dedicates his first temple. He ignores omens from the gods. He creates a new Oracle of Apollo. […]
July 3, 2015

#19 – GOLD

After his first big battle against the Persians at Granicus River, Big Al starts marching south to find more gold. It's all about the gold. We […]
June 25, 2015

#18 – Battle of the Granicus River

In this exciting episode, we see Alexander engage the Persians for the first time! We also talk about Persian religion, Zoroastrianism, and talk a little about […]
June 11, 2015

#17 – Alexander Goes To Persia

In #17, we see Alexander take his army to Persia! We also go into detail about his sex life (or lack thereof), how to make armour […]
June 10, 2015

#16 – Only The Balls

On this episode we're talking about Alexander's preparations to invade Persia, the influence of Xenophon’s Anabasis, the rise of Darius III as king of Persia, and […]
May 22, 2015

#15 – The Destruction of Thebes

KING Alexander III hits the ground running, traversing the length and breadth of Greece to show everyone who is boss. It culminates in the brutal and […]
May 8, 2015

#14 – The Death Of A King

After six long months and 14 episodes we finally end Chapter One of our series with Philip II's assassination. It's one of the craziest stories you'll […]
April 24, 2015

#13 – The Common Peace

Okay we're back! On today's episode we're going to discuss Alexander's early life in a lot more detail and then get on to talking about the […]