Technoblade Death

Fans are saddened over the death of Technoblade

Technoblades, one of the most popular Minecraft video creators on  YouTube, has died following a stage 4 cancer diagnosis, according to his  family.

He was 23 years old

"If I had another hundred lives, I think I would choose to be  Technoblade again every single time, as those were the happiest years of  my life," he wrote in a message to his community about 8 hours before  he died.

"I hope you guys enjoyed my content and that I made some of you laugh,  and I hope you all go on to live long, prosperous and happy lives  because I love you guys," Technoblade wrote in his message.

His father read aloud the message in a YouTube video Thursday titled "so long nerds" that has reached millions of people and hit #1 on the trending page.

Technoblades family revealed that his first name was Alex and shared  photos of him in the video. His family did not mention his last name and  requested that his privacy be protected.