Minecraft content creator Technoblade has died following battle with cancer

Minecraft streamer and content creator Technoblade has died following an extended battle with stage four cancer,

His family announced today in a public statement and video. 

Techno previously revealed he had been diagnosed with cancer last August

And had been sporadically updating his community on his situation while continuing

To receive treatment and create content on YouTube.

In the video, posted on June 30, Techno’s father narrated a final,

Posthumous message titled “so long nerds,” written for such an occasion.

It was filled to the brim with the creator’s signature dry and often dark humor,