Select a Season
- Season 1 | Episode 1
Art of the GameThe British send an emissary to Shaka, hoping to intimidate him into an alliance and cancel the threat to their colony at Cape Town. Cast: Henry Cele, Edward Fox, Christopher Lee, Roy Dotrice.
- Season 1 | Episode 2
Smoke & MirrorsVegte arrives at Shaka's capital and meets the king. While the others are en route, Fynn saves a girl who was believed dead, giving the Zulus the impression he has magical powers.
- Season 1 | Episode 3
Divine ProphecyFynn chronicles the love affair between Shaka's parents, Prince Senzangakona and Elangeni Maiden Nandi, and the divine prophecy for their illegitimate child.
- Season 1 | Episode 4
Dragon of Mother'sSenzangakona makes Nandi a royal wife, but his later humiliation of her brings a death threat from the teenage Shaka. Cast: Mudli: Patrick Ndhlovu. Senzangakona: Conrad Magwaza. Jama: Sam Williams. Nandi: Dudu Mkhize. Teenage Shaka: Glen Gablela.
- Season 1 | Episode 5
New AlliancesShaka rejects an overture from his father and aligns himself with the Mtwetwa tribe, where he clashes with the general Bhuza over fighting techniques.
- Season 1 | Episode 6
Prodigal SonShaka instills a tough training regimen to prepare the Mtwetwas for a battle with the Zulus, which precedes the death of Senzangakona and Shaka's ascension to the Zulu throne.
- Season 1 | Episode 7
A Fair ExchangeShaka cedes Port Natal to Farewell and his men after Fynn helps him recover from an assassination attempt. Meanwhile, Farewell's wife learns that both Shaka and Farewell been declared dead.
- Season 1 | Episode 8
RevengeFynn traces the history of Shaka and the Ndwandwe king Zwide after Shaka orders the Britons to help fight Zwide, who was responsible for the death of Dingiswayo.
- Season 1 | Episode 9
Unwelcome ArrivalsShaka agrees to help build a boat to carry Farewell and a Zulu delegation to Cape Town, where they are imprisoned by Somerset. Shaka is furious that Pampata has borne him a son.
- Season 1 | Episode 10
ConclusionNandi's death sends Shaka into a frenzy of destruction; Farewell and the Zulu delegation are banished from the colony after Somerset learns Shaka's troops are advancing on the Cape.