In the wake of her Eurovision victory, Conchita Wurst has been the subject of a flurry of news activity, involving topics as diverse as a bearded lady saint, the 2014 floods in the Balkans, and Spain’s World Cup failure. Well now she’s entering the world of gaming. Fans of the popular game Minecraft have produced a Conchita Wurst skin, which can be used by by players as their character.
Minecraft, which boasts an impressive 33 million users, has been available for download since 2009. It’s an “open world” game, so users wander the landscape and get involved in an infinite number of scenarios, without any specific goal. The Conchita Wurst skin has two versions, one can be downloaded here and the other here.
There is also a Minecraft Parody of Conchita’s “Rise Like A Phoenix” video, and it can be found below.
Conchita represented Austria at the Eurovision Song Contest 2014, with the song “Rise Like A Phoenix” and won with 290 points. You can see her grand final performance below:
So what do you think, will Conchita Wurst’s new skin be able to broaden her fanbase to gamers? Let us know.
Photo Source: Nova Skin‘s customizable skin wallpapers.