April 1, 2019
Alaric and the Visigoths take advantage of a distracted Stilicho and Western Empire to invade Italy. The Goths will meet the Romans in battle and force the Romans to move their capital city to Ravenna.
March 19, 2019
We follow Alaric's rise to King of the Visigoths, his 2nd rebellion against Rome, his 2nd and 3rd escape from death at the hands of Rome, and their subsequent treaty. We also take a look at the actions of a couple of interesting Barbarians involved in our timeline named Gainas, Eudoxia, Frivatta and Tribigild.
February 15, 2019
The Goths suffer through a series of traumatic events, from the Battle of Frigidus to the first plundering expedition of the Huns in the winter of 394-395 C.E. These will culminate in the birth of the people we call the Visigoths.
January 27, 2019
The Goths settle into their new role as foederati within Rome. We get an update on Goths throughout the empire and introduce two famous barbarians.
January 6, 2019
The later half of the Gothic War 379-382 C.E. includes new emperors, intrigue, political posturing, military stalemate, and a whole lot of plundering and looting by the Goths.
December 19, 2018
The aftermath of the Battle of Adrianople. Included in this week's episode are the movements of both the Gothic and Romans after the death of Valens.
December 2, 2018
Fritigern and his Goths meet the Emperor of Rome in a battle that will be remembered by history.
November 18, 2018
A look at the last decisions that push the Goths and the Romans into the epic Battle of Adrianople in 378 C.E.
November 8, 2018
We look at the make up of the Gothic and Roman armies prior to the Battle of Adrianople.
October 23, 2018
A look at the final maneuverings and key players of the lead up to the Battle of Adrianople. Included is Fritigern's rebellion, Rome's emperors Gratien and Valens, and Greuthungi leaders Aletheus and Saphrax.