The possible infiltration of a Roman spy into the rebel camp, causes tension to mount between Spartacus and his men. Crassus resurrects a long abandoned form of Roman punishment to teach his soldiers a brutal lesson following their cowardice in the recent battle.
Episode number: 3x4 Airdate: Friday February 22nd, 2013 Special Airtime: 09:00 pm
The episode begins with Crixus egging Spartacus into action, but instead Spartacus is more bothered about the fact that his troops are hungry and he therefore is more interested in procuring food and supplies. It apparently seems that a rift is forming between Crixus and Spartacus and they aren’t seeing eye-to-eye on a number of issues. In the meantime, Slaves who have escaped are pouring into the city and are ordered by the rebels to surrender their weapons at the gate and to also prove via some mark or band their status. One slave exposes her chest as a proof and immediately both Gannicus and Saxa seem interested. ..