The Gladiator is a beat'em up, developed and published by IGS (Taiwan), which was released in 2003.
The story is about the cursed Sacred Sword, that appears once again, taking the lives of hundreds of people. Two prominent families were killed, just because they possessed it. Behind these entire massacres more mysteries are secretly hidden, the rumors say that perhaps even the government took part of it.
Chu Xing Han, San Kuan Ging and Wu Ping decide to take matters in their hands. The conflict in Wu Lin seems to trigger at any moment, unconsciously all sword masters are falling into a sophisticated conspiracy designed by Yuen Dynasty Government...