Follow a poor Renaissance-era artist on his journey to make a name for himself and rise above the darkness of the Artist's Quarters. As Augustine struggles to find success in this illicit world where thievery and gambling flourish, he finally has a chance to break out. Can he secure a commission with Italy's elite? Can he find like-minded companions who will support him amidst both poverty and success? Will he be able to reach his artistic potential, or will he fall to the allure of the dangers of the Roman underworld?