Mario J. Lucero
|Mario J. Lucero|
|Date & Place of Birth||June 8, 1988, Albuquerque, New Mexico|
|Parents||Haracio Pargas and Cathleen Lucero|
|Spouse||Isabel Ruiz Lucero|
|Date & Place of Death||n/a|
|Place of Burial||Still living|
|Education||Sandia View Academy|
|Occupation||CEO of Heaven Sent Gaming|
|Writings||See List of works section|
Mario J. Lucero (born Mario Julian Lucero on June 8, 1988) is the cofounder, CEO, and lead designer at Heaven Sent Gaming. He started the team in 2006 with his girlfriend, and now wife, Isabel Ruiz Lucero. He and Isabel are responsible for most of the original productions from Heaven Sent Gaming.
Mario was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico, to a cowboy Haracio Pargas and Cathleen Lucero. His parents divorced while he was young, and he is the only son of Cathleen, alongside two sisters. He lived with his mother until his grandparents retired, while he was a pre-teen, and from then on he was raised by his grandparents, retired trucker Joe M. Lucero and Antonia "Toni" Lucero. Mario began to date Isabel Ruiz in 2004, while they attended high school at a Seventh-day Adventist Church owned private school called Sandia View Academy in Corrales, a rural agricultural village near Albuquerque. Isabel and Mario were married on their tenth anniversary on October 24, 2014. He was raised Catholic, but now considers himself to be non-denominational Christian.
While attending private school he did various work with the Christian radio broadcasting network LifeTalk Radio. He attended college for Computer Science, but dropped out in order to become the primary caregiver for his grandparents while they were suffering through dementia. He has continued to do work in art, entertainment, and web design.
Mario is a conservative libertarian, and has shown opposition to water fluoridation and support for Second Amendment gun rights. He is also a supporter of "neuroscience”, specifically Alzheimer's and Dementia research. He consistently supports decentralization projects, one of which is Bitcoin for which is known as an early Bitcoin evangelist.
List of works
Primary writer on the following series:
- Reverie (2010)
- Thad's World Destruction: Before Destruction (2011)
- BladeChick (2012)
- Mouton (2012)
- Koki'o Shade and Monkey (2013)
Co-writer on the following series:
- Karis (2011)
- "Balance" (2007) game design.
- "BitDonate" (2011, closed in 2012) game design, programmer.
- 2009 - 1st single: "Intro, Yo"
- 2009 - 1st: Life Never Lost All We Are'
- 2015 - 2nd: Spiritual Speeches President Obama Eulogizes Reverend Clementa Pinckney
- HSGplays (2011)
- Mario's vlog (2011)
- aywv, contributor, editor, and admin.
- New Mexico Cultural Encyclopedia, Lexicon, and News, primary writer and admin.