UNLEASH YOUR INNER LUCHASTAR WITH THE NEW APP “MAKE YOUR OWN MASKED WARRIOR”
LUCHA LIBRE USA: MASKED WARRIORS AIRS ON MTV2 ON SATURDAYS AT 10AM ET / 9AM CT
New York, NY (October 13, 2011)- Ever dream of stepping into the ring and becoming a Luchastar?
For the first time, a special APP available for iPhone called “Make Your Own Masked Warrior” will let fans create their very own personalized mask and intimidate their enemies.
Now you can be a part of this exciting tradition. With the “Lucha Libre USA Make Your Own Masked Warrior,” you can create your very own personalized character and challenge your enemies in the ring. You can even go up against one of the Lucha Libre USA Masked Warriors as your very own Luchastar!
Fans can decide if they are a Rudo or Técnico.The basic struggle in a match is defined by the battle between the Técnicos and the Rudos, the Good and the Bad. Técnicos are known as law-abiding, honest citizens fighting the evil and highly corrupt Rudos who will go to any lengths to win.
Then, it’s as simple as taking a picture of yourself or a friend and then choosing the shape, color and combination of your mask. When you’re done, scale your photo, put the mask on and create your very own Luchstar poster! Once you’re ready to rumble, create a name and pick an actual Lucha Libre USA Masked Warrior to go head to head with in the ring.
A global phenomenon with millions of fans around the world, Lucha Libre (free wrestling) boasts a 75-year history of colorful, fun-for-the-whole family entertainment. The mystique of the mask is a major part of what makes this sport so unique and exciting. The tradition of wearing masks harkens back to the Aztecs and their designs are meant to evoke the power of animals, gods and other ancient heroes. The “luchadors” or wrestler takes on the identity of the mask and considers it a sacred part of his identity.
The list price for “Lucha Libre USA Make Your Own Masked Warrior” is $ .99 and can be purchased at iTunes Store
-Take photos with your iPhone/iPod touch and use instantly or grab photos you’ve already taken from your photo library
-See yourself in your mask immediately, no internet connection required
-Save mask pics to your photo library for future use
-Share your masked pic and poster with friends via Twitter, FB, and email
-Join the Rudos or Técnico teams
-Keep in proper Luchastar form by choosing a male (whole face) or a female mask (partial face)
-Think up your own personal wrestling name every time you play
-Design your mask from scratch or pick from a large selection of pre-made masks