In this simulated bullfight, you are the matador - i.e., the one with the principal role and the one who must kill the bull or be killed (or run from the ring).
David Sweet of Dartmouth wrote the original version of this program.
The game is published as type-in source code in Basic Computer Games (Microcomputer Edition), ed. David H. Ahl with Steve North, Workman Publishing, New York, 1978 (ISBN 0-89480-052-3).
The BASIC source code listing is published in Microsoft BASIC 3.0; suggestions for conversion to a wide range of other BASIC implementations are provided.