Roman gladiators – ancient Roman games – Ancient Rome

By |2019-09-14T06:37:46-07:00September 1st, 2017|Romans|9 Comments

Roman gladiators mosaic, from the Borghese estate near Rome (200s AD) Why were there gladiators? Romans liked watching other people die. They thought that was fun, like maybe you think going to horror movies or watching Cops on TV is fun. Roman chariot races Roman amphitheaters Other Roman games All our ancient Rome [...]