El Toro Negro was defeated and unmasked by Joystick in a match, after which Joystick traveled to the United States to fight the Scarlet Spider. El Toro Negro, not the most graceful loser, assaulted Henri, one of the Great Game's agents, demanding Joystick's whereabouts[1].
El Toro was sent by Paris Scott of the Great Game to forcibly recruit the super-hero Poison into the Game, by taking her son hostage. Poison nearly agreed to his demands, but Spider-Man arrived, and convinced her not to trust him. Ultimately, Poison helped Spider-Man defeat El Toro Negro[2].


Superhuman strength, durability, stamina, and agility.


Various weapons including a bullwhip.

  • 'Toro Negro' is Spanish for 'black bull.'

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