From the back of the box:
Be a Gladiator, brought to Rome as a slave, and see if you can escape the horrors of teh Colosseum and get back to your homeland. You will need to gather tools and weapons, make friends and allies, bribe guards, and avoid teh soldiers chasing you!
Glory and freedom will be your reward. Also, play as a Roman soldier, and stop those other gory Gladiators from making their way out of the city.
This game will catapult you into the wicked world of Terry Deary's international bestselling books and help you discover the nasty bits in history for yourself.
All the gore and more!