On Sunday, July 21, the information of Geoff Robinson’s demise shocked the gaming world. Through his official social media account, an announcement relating to the well-known eSports commentator, host and streamer generally known as iNControlTV, introduced that he handed away Saturday attributable to a “sudden sickness.” He was 33 years outdated.
“With immense grief, we announce Geoff’s sudden passing attributable to sudden sickness Saturday. We ask privateness as his household works to know what occurred and make preparations. To honor Geoff or provide consolation to his household, we recommend donations to @SoCalBulldog, which he liked.” SoCal Bulldog is a non-profit devoted to the rescue of English bulldogs. Robinson had an English bulldog of his personal named Barristan, and frequently posted photographs on Instagram of his beloved pup.
The assertion added in a second tweet, “Geoff is deeply liked throughout many communities and we’re all working to verify his affairs are so as as he’d need. BARRISTAN is protected within the care of mates, and household will share phrases of remembrance when they’re prepared. Let’s stay as we speak in his instance of affection and laughter.”
Robinson minimize his enamel as a StarCraft professional with Evil Geniuses, and have become one of many first gamers allowed to play StarCraft 2 whereas it was nonetheless within the beta stage. As a captain of the Evil Geniuses crew, Robinson turned a well known esports commentator, host and streamer below the identify iNControlTV.
His Ex-Spouse Anna Prosser Tweeted Out a Heartfelt Message
Geoff was as soon as married to Anna Prosser, who’s additionally a well-known gamer, nonetheless, the couple parted methods and divorced in 2018. Robinson wrote a letter to his followers of their separation, and it he wrote that whereas he was devastated they couldn’t work out their points by means of remedy that “Anna is the most effective individual I’ve ever recognized. She is an unbelievable lady and I hope that in these attempting occasions no one does something however give her love and assist. Our marriage won’t go on however she is going to proceed to be an enriching and galvanizing determine transferring ahead and I need nothing lower than the most effective issues for her.”
Upon studying the information of her ex-husband’s demise, Prosser tweeted, “Geoff has been a binding and bridging power in his household all the time, and by his instance we’re all working collectively to honor him and assist one another. Thanks for privateness, persistence, and for the enjoyment and caring every of you introduced him. You, his group, have been really liked by him too.”
She adopted that up by writing, “Nothing I may put up would correctly categorical my grief and shock. For now I simply need to say: Geoff was & all the time will probably be a beacon of affection, laughter and management. He exemplified what it was to be a superb man. A world with out him is wanting, however profoundly blessed to have had him.”
The Gaming Group Posted Emotional Tributes On-line
Whereas the reason for demise stays unknown, Robinson’s fellow mates and followers are nonetheless grappling with the premature demise of one among their favourite eSports personalities. Particularly because it was simply two days prior he was on-line and streaming.
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