History Main / MaskedLuchador

21st Apr '17 9:41:47 PM nombretomado
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* {{Suda51}} has a thing for Masked Wrestling, and includes it in his games:

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* {{Suda51}} Creator/Suda51 has a thing for Masked Wrestling, and includes it in his games:



** It's quite possible that the [[AnimalMotifs tiger motif]] that appears throughout the game associated with Travis Touchdown, is a subtle {{homage}} to the Japanese wrestler Manga/TigerMask. Interestingly enough, Tiger Mask appeared in ''Fire Pro Wrestling D''. Suda51 began working on videogames with the ''Fire Pro Wrestling'' series.

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** It's quite possible that the [[AnimalMotifs tiger motif]] that appears throughout the game associated with Travis Touchdown, is a subtle {{homage}} to the Japanese wrestler Manga/TigerMask. Interestingly enough, Tiger Mask appeared in ''Fire Pro Wrestling D''. Suda51 [=Suda51=] began working on videogames with the ''Fire Pro Wrestling'' series.
3rd Apr '17 2:33:21 PM Divra
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* The Sacred Heart faith in ''AfterTheEndACrusaderKingsIIMod'' counts El Santo among its patron deities. Followers of El Santo can become ''luchadores'' themselves, and face each other in wrestling matches - unlike in El Santo's day, they [[ProWrestlingIsReal fight for real]]. The Sacred Heart also has a holy order of luchador knights, ''La Orden de la Mascara'' (The Order of the Mask).

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* The Sacred Heart faith in ''AfterTheEndACrusaderKingsIIMod'' counts El Santo Wrestling/ElSanto among its patron deities. Followers of El Santo can become ''luchadores'' themselves, and face each other in wrestling matches - unlike in El Santo's day, they [[ProWrestlingIsReal fight for real]]. The Sacred Heart also has a holy order of luchador knights, ''La Orden de la Mascara'' (The Order of the Mask).
9th Feb '17 8:12:21 AM VanHohenheimOfXerxes
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** ComicBook/{{Bane}} is partly luchador-inspired, though his mask and fighting movies may or may not closely resemble a luchador's DependingOnTheArtist. ''Series/{{Batman}} 66'' took this and ran with it.

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** ComicBook/{{Bane}} is partly luchador-inspired, though his mask and fighting movies may or may not closely resemble a luchador's DependingOnTheArtist.DependingOnTheArtist, and he hails from a fictional Caribbean BananaRepublic rather than Mexico. ''Series/{{Batman}} 66'' took this and ran with it.
25th Jan '17 3:57:36 PM TheCuza
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** In the ''[[VideoGame/PokemonRubyAndSapphire Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire]]'' remakes, one of the outfits that Cosplay Pikachu can wear is a luchador outfit. Like Hawlucha, she knows Flying Press with this outfit.
** ''VideoGame/PokkenTournament'' introduces Pikachu Libre, who is basically the luchador-wearing Cosplay Pikachu in a cameo. And she indeed fights like a luchador.
** During ''VideoGame/PokemonSunAndMoon'', you meet a Masked Wrestler known as Masked Royal who invites you to fight in the Battle Royal. [[{{Kayfabe}} He's also not Professor Kukui]].

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** In the ''[[VideoGame/PokemonRubyAndSapphire Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire]]'' remakes, one of the outfits that Cosplay Pikachu can wear is a luchador outfit. Like Hawlucha, she it knows Flying Press with this outfit.
** ''VideoGame/PokkenTournament'' introduces Pikachu Libre, who is basically the luchador-wearing Cosplay Pikachu in a cameo. And she it indeed fights like a luchador.
** During ''VideoGame/PokemonSunAndMoon'', you meet a Masked Wrestler masked wrestler known as the Masked Royal who invites you to fight in the Battle Royal. [[{{Kayfabe}} [[BlatantLies He's also totally not Professor Kukui]].Kukui under there. What are you talking about?]]
18th Jan '17 8:10:29 PM PDL
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** During ''VideoGame/PokemonSunAndMoon'', you meet a Masked Wrestler known as Masked Royal who invites you to fight in the Battle Royal. [[{{Kayfabe}} He's also not Professor Kukui]].



** ''New Leaf'' introduces a villager actually named "Lucha". He's a bird with a face that's stylized to look like a lucha mask.

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** ''New Leaf'' introduces a villager actually named "Lucha". He's a bird with a face that's stylized to look like a lucha mask. Another villager with a luchador theme is Stinky, a jock cat.
20th Dec '16 2:09:08 PM DracoKanji
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* ''VideoGame/BurritoBison'' stars a buffalo-themed masked wrestler. The third game in the series introduces two partners, El Pollo and Pineapple Spank.
11th Dec '16 8:06:05 AM Brick3621
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The stock characterization for a ''luchador'' is a kindly GentleGiant who loves kids. This is from the story of [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fray_Tormenta Fray Tormenta]] (Friar Storm), a Catholic priest who started wrestling to earn money for his orphanage. Villainous ''luchadores'' are pretty rare.

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The stock characterization for a ''luchador'' is a kindly GentleGiant [[FriendToAllChildren who loves kids.kids]]. This is from the story of [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fray_Tormenta Fray Tormenta]] (Friar Storm), a Catholic priest who started wrestling to earn money for his orphanage. Villainous ''luchadores'' are pretty rare.
15th Nov '16 6:59:07 PM nombretomado
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** MASK de Smith, a character in ''VideoGame/{{Killer7}}''. Easily the most powerful character in the game.
** You can also collect luchador trading cards in ''VideoGame/NoMoreHeroes'', ''Killer7's'' SpiritualSuccessor.

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** MASK de Smith, a character in ''VideoGame/{{Killer7}}''.''VideoGame/Killer7''. Easily the most powerful character in the game.
** You can also collect luchador trading cards in ''VideoGame/NoMoreHeroes'', ''Killer7's'' ''[=Killer7=]'''s SpiritualSuccessor.
18th Sep '16 7:21:15 PM ZerroDefex
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* ''HitmanAbsolution'' has 47 track down Sanchez to an underground fighting ring where he is scheduled to face off against a masked fighter known as The Patriot. A special way to complete the mission is to disguise 47 as The Patriot and go into the ring to kill him in hand-to-hand combat in front of a cheering crowd who doesn't realize that the two of you are fighting for real.
29th Aug '16 2:05:10 PM LinTaylor
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* [[FragileSpeedster Ramon]] and [[MsFanservice Angel]] from ''VideoGame/TheKingOfFighters''. Neither wears a mask, though. [[HeelFaceRevolvingDoor Raiden]] and [[JusticeWillPrevail Tizoc]], from ''VideoGame/FatalFury'', both wear masks but are conventional wrestlers.

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* [[FragileSpeedster Ramon]] and [[MsFanservice Angel]] Pretty much every Mexican character from ''VideoGame/TheKingOfFighters''. Neither wears Creator/{{SNK}} is a mask, though. [[HeelFaceRevolvingDoor Raiden]] and [[JusticeWillPrevail Tizoc]], wrestler of some description. ''VideoGame/TheKingOfFighters''[='=] Ramon fits the FragileSpeedster archetype, while Tizoc[=/=]Griffon Mask from ''VideoGame/FatalFury'', both wear masks but are conventional wrestlers.''VideoGame/FatalFury'' is very much the Fray Tormenta type (minus the priest part). Angel actually fights more like an American wrestler (complete with [[Wrestling/DwayneJohnson The Peoples' Elbow]]). ''King of Fighers XIV'' puts all three of them together as the Mexico Team, though Tizoc has undergone a FaceHeelTurn and rebranded himself as the [[EverythingsBetterWithDinosaurs King of Dinosaurs]].
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