After serving to Ares (Adam Copeland) retrieve his protect from Hephaestus (Timothy Omundson), the God of Struggle despatched Percy (Walker Scobell), Annabeth (Leah Sava Jeffries), and Grover (Aryan Simhadri) to Las Vegas by way of an animal transport truck. Whereas on board, Annabeth and Percy relay a message again to Camp Half-Blood by means of Iris, the goddess of rainbows and one other messenger of the gods. Chiron (Glynn Turman) is indisposed coping with the rising tensions among the many gods and their kids, so Annabeth and Percy share what they know with Luke (Charlie Bushnell).
Throughout Grover’s time with Ares, he deduced that the god was behind the lacking bolt and that his daughter Clarisse (Dior Goodjohn) was doubtless the demigod who stole it. Luke guarantees to relay their theories to Chiron and control Clarisse whereas they perform the search.
In the meantime, Grover has communicated with the trio’s animal touring companions and agreed to assist free them. Within the chaos, the heroes escape the truck and head for the Lotus on line casino in quest of Hermes (Lin-Manuel Miranda).
Remembering the parable of Odysseus and the Lotus-eaters, they make a pact to not eat any of the lodge’s meals, regardless of how engaging, to keep away from being trapped by the lotus flower’s appeal. After splitting as much as cowl extra floor, Grover runs into an outdated household pal who turned trapped within the on line casino throughout his personal seek for Pan. Augustus’ reminiscence of Grover and his previous is fuzzy although, and it’s not lengthy earlier than Grover additionally begins to neglect who he’s searching for and why he’s there within the first place.
Annabeth and Percy are capable of observe down Hermes, however as a lot as he desires to attempt to make issues proper by his son, Luke, he’s hesitant to assist them outright. Annabeth is ready to steal the keys to his magical cab although, which they use to flee the lodge after pulling Grover out of his trance. Though none of them ate something, the lodge was pumping the lotus flower scent by means of the air ducts, inflicting all of them to lose observe of time.