China’s Warring States period, a raging dragon that might raze the land for 500 years, saw many kingdoms rise and fall, making way for subsequent generation of kings and generals to fight for supremacy. Eventually, seven powerful states emerged from the endless cycle of warfare.
In the kingdom of Qin, Li Xin, a war-orphaned slave, trains vigorously with fellow slave and ally , Piao, who shares his proud dream of 1 day becoming an excellent General of the Heavens. However, the 2 are suddenly forced to part ways when Piao is recruited to figure within the royal palace by a retainer of the King.
After a fierce coup unfolds, Piao returns to Xin, half dead, with a mission which will lead him to a gathering with China’s young King, Ying Zheng, who bears a striking resemblance to Piao. Kingdom follows Xin as he takes his first steps into the good blood-soaked pages of China’s history. He must carve his own path to glory on his long quest to become an excellent General of the historic Seven Warring States.