Watch Spartacus: Gods of the Arena season 1 episode 1 online with an episode title "Past Transgressions" which is set to air on January 21, 2011. The series is the prequel to the Spartacus: Blood and Sand and surround with the story of Gannicus (Dustin Clare), the first gladiator to become Champion of Capua. Casts of this series are Dustin Clare, Lucy Lawless, John Hannah, Peter Mensah, and Manu Bennett. The premiere episode of the mini-series was directed by Jesse Warn.
The following shows the plot summary of Spartacus: Gods of the Arena episode 1 - Past Transgressions with the promo trailer below:
Once young Batiatus finally gets the control of his father's gladiator school, he immediately begins to plot to make a profitable business out of his ludus. In order to succeed, he puts his most skilled fighter into good use to gain the favour of a rich and cunning nobleman who can help fund the building of a new arena.