6/6 The king confronts and conquers, as he faces the end of the years allotted by the Fates.
5/6 The conquering king pursues Darius, King of Persia, and falls in love.
4/6 The warrior becomes King of Macedonia and sets out to conquer the world.
3/6 The young man goes into battle, while King Philip's remarriage causes tensions.
2/6 The youngster is a pawn in his parents' war, and is educated by philosopher Aristotle.
1/6 The story of Alexander the Great starts with royal friction after his birth.