Technoblade, the popular YouTube creator of Minecraft content, was diagnosed with cancer in August last year. After not uploading videos to his channel for a few months, the YouTuber showed up in August announcing that he had a tumor in his right shoulder and was undergoing chemotherapy. However after battling the disease for almost 10 months, Technoblade passed away at the young age of 23.
Minecraft Youtuber Technoblade Dies
With over 10 million Youtube followers, Technoblade shot to fame by livestreaming and posting videos of himself playing the sandbox video game.
Technoblade’s father announced his death by making a YouTube video titled “So Long Nerds”. This video has been viewed nearly seven million times so far. In this video the Technoblade’s father reads an emotional letter written in the same style, i.e., as a voice-over on the game’s clip, just like the YouTuber used to. In the letter the YouTuber talks about how he wants to have one last chat with his audience and how his real name is Alex, not Dave.
Furthermore, Technoblade expressed its gratitude to all its subscribers, channel members and those who bought its merchandise. His father explained how Technoblade wanted to shoot a final video for his audience, but could not. Despite being diagnosed with cancer, the YouTuber posted six videos in the past 10 months, revealing how much he loved making videos and playing Minecraft. Currently, Technoblade’s YouTube channel has over 10 million subscribers.
Millions of people are in despair at the passing of TechnoBlade. Fans around the world are expressing their feelings on Twitter, with over 90K tweets from RIP Technoblade. People have paid tribute to the Technoblade during this difficult time and wished strength to his family. Although the YouTuber made funny videos while playing Minecraft, he has certainly made an impact on the lives of many.
Technoblade Name, Age
Alexander “Alex” † (June 1, 1999 – June 2022 [aged 23]), better known online as Technoblade (or simply Techno), was an American gamer and YouTuber known for his Minecraft content and collaborations with other YouTubers and Twitch streamers. He was a member of the Minecraft server Dream SMP and had a friendly rivalry with Dream.
Technoblade was born on June 1, 1999, and currently resides in San Francisco, California in the United States. He had three younger sisters and a brother named Chris. Technoblade had made a reference to a younger brother, although it is unclear if he is talking about Chris or if he had another brother. He also had a small dog named Floof.