Throughout history, the human being has sought to occupy himself with different forms of entertainment. One driving factor in this quest is blood lust. Nobody thinks blood sports are boring. They’re sure to get the blood pumping, whether from the excitement of watching the fight or outrage at seeing such cruelty depends on the observer. Sometimes, the blood spilled is considered a sacrifice to the Gods. So bloodsport were not only entertaining, but also beneficial.
Bloodsports come in three varieties: animal versus human, animal versus animal, and human versus human.
Join us as we delve into the gruesome world of bloodsport, and analyze this form of entertainment and study its presence in the psyche of man in the past and in modern times, because in doing so you will see how the human being has not changed in his habits.