The first episode of the "Ryse: Son of Rome" live-action original series, "The Fall," is now available on Machinima. Told through the eyes of Marius Titus, a fearless Roman soldier who must avenge the murder of his family at the hands of barbarian bandits, “The Fall” brings the world of "Ryse: Son of Rome" to life with gripping storytelling and visceral action. As Marius pursues his vengeance, he must confront the corruption, turmoil and depravity that marked the decline of Rome, and question whether he’s fighting for the empire’s honor or his own. "The Fall" is created by longtime Xbox partner twofifteenmccann. It is directed by critically-acclaimed director Brian Beletic and stars Martin McCready, an accomplished British stage actor, as Marius Titus. The series also features a production team of established industry veterans and rising Hollywood talent, including Director of Photography Mihai Malaimare Jr., best known for his work on “The Masters” and “Tetro” with legendary directors Paul Thomas Anderson and Francis Ford Coppola, respectively.