A man gradually transforms from a fresh-faced youth through dramatic experiences.
Oracle, Hero and the genius inventor, Daedalus, form an unlikely alliance to find Hero's birthright - the Ring of the Magi.
Hero, Oracle, and Daedalus search for the Ring of Magi in the forest of Troezen, eluding capture by warrior priests; in Athens, Medea walks into a dangerous trap.
Ruthless Minoans kidnap Hero, Oracle and Daedalus and subject them to brutal torture; Medea makes arrangements for a mercenary to rescue Hero.
Hero is arrested and turned over to Prince Lykos when he attempts to confront King Aegeus; Daedalus unveils plans for the ultimate war machine that will cripple Athens.
Hero is pressured by Medea and Aegeus to solve the Lexicon's riddle, but he remains skeptical of their true intentions.
Hero and Medea travel to the Temple of Aphrodite where he receives a grim prophecy; Medea's warrior sister arrives to reclaim her sacred ring.
King Minos invades Athens and only being given the Lexicon will halt his onslaught; Hero devises a bold plan that could put him on the road to Olympus, or to ruin.
During their journey to Olympus, Hero and Princess Ariadne develop feelings for each other; Lykos and Aegeus must hide their identities in the Athens prison caves.
Oracle discovers the truth about the Lexicon; Hero begins to fulfill his destiny; Pandora's Tomb is opened and Hero and Medea must rush back to the palace's safety.
Hero experiences a vision of Gaia that gives him a dire warning; Hero realizes he will need the strength of all his allies if he is to survive.
Medea trades her body and soul to Circe; Hermes and deadly Fates sidetrack Hero and his allies from their dangerous journey.
Having made it inside the doors of Olympus, the group is tested, judged, enlightened and disappointed; Hero and Oracle face a daunting task.