- In March 2010, MTV announced it would begin airing a 60-minute lucha libre show on MTV2 and MTV Tres in the summer. The title was "Lucha Libre USA: Masked Warriors."
- The promotion was run by Steve Shipp who had previously promoted some of AAA's U.S. tours.
- The first season aired in July and August 2010. Due to low ratings, this season only lasted seven shows.
- Once again, due to low ratings, the second season only lasted four episodes during October 2011.