He was diagnosed with cancer in August of last year. The American ‘youtuber’ known as ‘Technoblade’, who achieved fame for play Minecraft, died of cancer at the age of 23, according to a posthumous message posted on his channel, read by his father, in which he announced his death.
“Hello to Everyone, I’m Technoblade. If you’re watching this, I’m dead. Let’s sit down and have one last conversation. My real name is Alex”, revealed the ‘gamer’ in the posthumous message addressed to his more than 11 million subscribers, in which he took the opportunity to thank them for buying his merchandise and for supporting his YouTube channel.
“This is all for me, […] if I had another 100 lives, I’m sure I would choose to be Technoblade in each of them, because they have been the happiest years of my life. I hope you enjoyed my content, and that made some of you laugh […] I wish you a long and prosperous life, I love you guys. Technoblade out, “he concludes and l ad.
He explained that he was diagnosed with cancer in August of last year and remained out of the public eye most of the time while received his treatment; however, he never revealed what type of cancer it was.
The young man not only took advantage of his fame to sell merchandise and create a university fund for his brothers, he also launched a campaign to collect funds, which managed to raise 128,000 dollars, which were donated for cancer research.