|( READ ATTACHED PRESS RELEASE ) Earlier today, Majesco Entertainment announced development of Nacho Libre. Based around the upcoming Paramount Pictures'/Nickelodeon Movies' film of the same name, Nacho Libre is in development at Budcat Creations, and will let players play as Nacho or 10 other characters.
Nacho Libre, opening in theaters on June 16, stars Jack Black as Ignacio (Nacho), a cook by day in a Mexican orphanage who moonlights as a Lucha Libre wrestler to raise money for the orphans in this comedy from the creators of "Napoleon Dynamite" and the writer of "The School of Rock." Nacho Libre will ship during October 2006 for the Nintendo DS.
In Majesco's Nacho Libre game, players can play as Nacho or more than 10 other luchadors, all with their own unique abilities. The game also features a range of over-the-top wrestling attacks, four play modes, themed Touch Screen mini-games, 4 player wireless matches and numerous arenas from the movie in which players can battle to be the ultimate Luchador.