With the help of Assur, Semiramide, the Queen of Babylon, has killed her husband King Nino. Thus, there is now a power struggle to see who become the next King of Babylon. To the chagrin of Assur, Arsace is chosen by Semiramide to be her husband. After it is discovered that Arsace is in fact King Nino's son, Assur ends up murdering Semiramide and Arsace officially rises to the throne.
Includes adult, mature adult, young adult, late teen characters