具体而言，该节目详细描述了九个历史著名人物或族群的故事：九岁就发下血誓要毁灭罗马帝国的汉尼拔将军（Hannibal），从隶到将军并主导野蛮人起义的斯巴达克斯（Spartacus），领导不列颠人反抗罗马帝国侵略者的凯尔特「战士女王」布狄卡（Boudica），日耳曼部族首领、「被偷走的德国之子」阿米尼乌斯（Arminius），来自东方的匈王阿提拉（Attila），被罗马帝国背叛的勇武部落哥特人（Goths），曾经攻入罗马城的西哥特人，曾大败罗马军队但又被罗马征服的鲁西塔尼亚人，在罗马帝国覆灭之后洗劫罗马城并严重破坏古文物的日耳曼部落汪达尔人（Vandals）。History Channel announced 8 set records drama "barbarians rise" (Barbarians Rising) will be broadcast on June 6 and then the play will appear in the Global 185 TV market. History Channel in the United States the show will be divided into four weeks after sowing. The story of the rise and fall of the Roman Empire but from the perspective of savage rebels to describe. Many live around Rome advocating barbaric violence lifestyle tribes the Roman Empire who is referred to as "barbarians outside the civilized world " but these brave men and women through the heroic resistance and epic battle changed the pattern of the world - either through fighting to be free or die there is no third way. The battle lasted for 700 years (Note: sic the history of the Roman Empire in 27 BC to create split in 395 AD the Western Roman Empire in 476 AD) eventually destroying the most powerful empire in human history.
Specifically the program is described in detail the history of nine famous people or ethnic story: the age of nine issued blood vowing to destroy the Roman Empire general Hannibal (Hannibal) from slavery to the generals and leading barbarian uprising Cádiz Bada Alex (Spartacus) led the British people against the Roman invaders Celtic "warrior Queen" Boudicca (Boudica) Germanic tribal leaders "stolen child to Germany " Amini ust (Arminius ) from the East Attila the Hun (Attila) he betrayed the Roman Empire valor tribe Goths (Goths) who invaded the city of Rome Visigoths but had defeated the Roman army conquered Rome Lusitania people after the collapse of the Roman Empire sacked the city of Rome and serious damage to antiquities Germanic tribes Vandals (Vandals).