Leonidas Spartan

Leonidas Spartan

king held off thousands of Persians at Thermopylae with a few hundred men. [Gk. Hist.: Bénet, 578]
See: Heroism
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The melee attacks are new and one of them includes the iconic Leonidas Spartan kick, because it would have been a big miss if they hadn't included this.