- "This titanic gladiator hails from the Cambrian hills of Britannia! He's a raging beast and formidable foe! He's the Ordovician!"
- ―Alba describing The Hammer, 47 BCE.[src]
Before he became a gladiator, he had his tongue cut out by unknown means. In 47 BCE, he was challenged by the Medjay Bayek of Siwa, who witnessed him crushing an opponent who had yielded. The Hammer was then defeated by Bayek with a sword.