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Lucha Forever

A project in Chicago, IL by John Avina

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Aliens, robots, auditions all plague the once famous wrestler Guillermo Diaz, in his pursuit of a star on the Hollywood walk of fame.
Backers: 128
Average Pledge Per Backer: $52

Funded: $6,690 of $5,000
Dates: Sep 9th -> Oct 10th (31 days)
Project By: John Avina
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Latest News


October 10th - via:
Thank you all for turning this dream into a reality. Each and everyone of you has helped not only bring this book to life but shown me that my weird stories are worth telling. I promise to do my best to not only entertain you all but bring you a... (Read More)

The end zone

October 9th - via:
Thank you all so much for your continued support!! Your contributions and support means everything to me! Lucha forever is chugging along as planned. I’ll be sharing more pages and plans as we go. Thank you, John Aviña Check out this Kickstarter!!... (Read More)


October 7th - via:
Hey Everyone! We are currently wrapping up page 24 out of 32 putting us on track for our release goal! We are about $300 away from all physical backers receiving Lucha Forever pins! So share the link and spread the word.  I also wanted to bring... (Read More)

Future Plans and the Last four days!

October 5th - via:
Thank you all so much! I could not have done this without each and everyone of you. We are wrapping up art for this issue and have begun sorting posters and orders so we can send you your items as quickly as we can.  After this campaign if you... (Read More)

Updates and more

October 3rd - via:
Hello! Thank you all for your support. Bringing this project means the world to me and the team. We are only $10 away from unlocking our first stretch goal and one week away from the end of the campaign. If you could please continue to share the link... (Read More)

9/26/22 Updates

September 26th - via:
Hi Everyone! Thank you again for all your continued support we are $400 dollars away from unlocking the first stretch goal where all physical backers will receive the Lucha Forever trading cards along with there other rewards!  Comic wise we are on... (Read More)

Stretch Goals and the future of Lucha Forever.

September 23rd - via:
Hello Everyone! The Lucha Forever Team would like to thank you again for helping us reach our goal. We talked things over last night and today are ready to announce our stretch goals.  I am most excited about the 6 page prequel story. It's a trip... (Read More)


September 22nd - via:
Thank you all! Each and everyone of you have helped bring my vision to life and thus made my dreams come true.  I really appreciate all of you.  Things to come. I am working on some stretch goals. Obviously issue 2 would be the dream but I have... (Read More)

Getting Close

September 21st - via:
Hello Everyone! We are so close to the end! We have entered the teen days of the Kickstarter. Thank you all for your contributions we really appreciate it! If you could share the link on any social media platforms we would greatly appreciate it! ... (Read More)

Work Update

September 20th - via:
Hi Everyone! We are working on finishing up book one! Sending these pages off for color. As always thank you! Thank you all for your donations and support. If you have a chance please share our Kickstarter link on any social media platform so we can... (Read More)

Oh we're halfway there! - Bon Jovi - John Avina

September 15th - via:
HELLO EVERYONE! We are so close! We are rounding the corner oh our campaign and still have so much to offer. We have been making sets of Character wrestling cards as seen in the comic as well doing some fun animations for scenes to come. I am so... (Read More)


September 12th - via:
Good news everyone! I’m going to be on the solo Nerd Bird podcast today! Then on the My undocumented ass podcast tomorrow. Wet are gonna talk about comics and inspiration and all that good stuff. So stay tuned. You can also keep up with me on... (Read More)

Day 2

September 10th - via:
What a day! We broke the $1000 mark and are that much closer to our goal! I have podcasts coming out next week talking about Lucha Forever and it’s future. I am super grateful for everything you all have done. Continue to share the link where you... (Read More)

Day One

September 9th - via:
Wow! Thank you all so much for the support. It means EVERYTHING to me that you were able to be so generous and help bring our vision to life. If you can, please, share the Kickstarter link everywhere. I am so grateful for each of you for helping me... (Read More)

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