As the relentless war carries on, Hector tells his parents, King Priam and Queen Hecuba, that it’s time a warrior like him took over the running of Troy.

His first decision is to call off the search for Paris, who is missing.

Hector does seem to have changed the Trojans’ luck, as he soon gets wind that Achilles has fallen out with King Menelaus and is refusing to fight for the Greeks. Will Hector seize
his chance?