Jonas Neubauer, a seven-time winner of the Classic Tetris World Championship and Twitch Streamer, has died at the age of 39. According to messages posted on his Twitter profile and DisagreementDied on January 5th of a “sudden medical emergency.”
With a sad heart, we deliver the bad news of Jonas’ death from a sudden medical emergency. It was the best ever. We are trapped, mired in grief, and we really miss him deeply. The information should be followed as it becomes available.January 9, 2021
As Newpower once said Tetris.com, He first got into Tetris after playing it on his uncle’s Macintosh at the age of six or seven. “Its simplicity sparked my interest and I also enjoyed the fact that I was against the same game and not another player,” he said. “My older brothers were great at chess and I never liked playing them.”
Newpower competed and won the first World Classic Tetris Championship in 2010, and came back to win again in 2011, 2012 and 2013 before finishing second in 2014. He returned to win three more times in 2015, 2016 and 2017, as well as setting two world records in 2018. The highest score, the fastest time reaches 300000 points.
The World Classic Tetris Championship website Describing him as an “absolute pillar of positivity and humility,” you can see that clearly in these footage after losing in the 2018 grand final to 16-year-old newcomer Joseph Sally.
Neubauer has broadcast some of his training matches on Twitch to 25,000+ followers, plus other games – from attempts to Beat the best of Hades to me Live games of dungeons and dragons They play around the table. for him His final download shows him playing TETR.IO, A free game for Tetris fans, with his wife Heather Ito by his side, talking to several of his fans.
The praise for Noppauer came from all over the internet, with Tetris chief coach Tomohiro Tatijima describing “deep grief over this terrible loss,” and Spelunky designer Derek Yu, “The game and its fans couldn’t have asked for a better hero.”
The loss of Jonas Neubauer and many members of the Tetris community left me speechless. I did my best to gather my thoughts on the tragedy. Sorry if it’s hard to read – I put this together quickly by all passions (1/3) pic.twitter.com/mAZkXJJGoeJanuary 9, 2021
Oh no … Watching Jonas play Classic Tetris is how I got in and became a huge fan. He was very funny and humble. The game and its fans couldn’t have asked for a better hero. 💔 https://t.co/Ku2T6xXFhaJanuary 9, 2021
Rest in peace, Jonas. pic.twitter.com/jlz5JfkD2kJanuary 9, 2021
I am deeply saddened by this terrible loss. Definitely the greatest ambassador for Classic Tetris. RIP Jonas Newpower pic.twitter.com/wUd9UobYoCJanuary 9, 2021