Hannibal has just won a major victory in Spain, and is marching to Rome! The senate must now come up with a plan to stop him. Senators are calling for a dictator to oppose Hannibal, but who will that be.
Queen of Egypt Cleopatra has sent a new ambassador to Rome, and he is looking to profit from this new crisis. After a low harvest in Rome and her surroundings, Egypt will have a very powerful negotiating position. Can the senate handle it’s political infighting, Egypt, and Hannibal or will it escalate to civil unrest or even war…..