A year later in 48 BCE, Felix encountered the Medjay Bayek, who wished to gain entry into the arena. Felix initially turned Bayek away, but was then persuaded by Kensa to let Bayek try, ending with them fighting the Gallic brothers Diovicos and Viridovix. After Bayek's victory, Felix told him he should also attend the arena in Cyrene.
- Felix has a habit of spitting, even when praising his gladiators.
- Felix comes from Latin, meaning 'lucky, prosperous'. Martialis is a name derived from the Roman god of war, Mars.