Born to a lesser house, Theodore's marriage to the Emperor's daughter Anna quickly saw his status in the empire rise. Despite his significant political and military clout, he remains one man in the face of overwhelming corruption, neglect and …
Born to the purple, Alexios had little chance to enjoy the fruits of his position. When his uncle usurped the throne, the child prince was thrown in prison, though he escaped Isaac's fate and kept his eyes intact.
Help came in the form of two …