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A GM of Mortal Online has passed away, and devs are planning an in-game memorial

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We have some unfortunate news to share out of Mortal Online 2 as developer Star Vault announced the passing of one of its devs,...
You know, it can really be your jong.

World of Warcraft and Diablo III developer Travis Day passes away at 41

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It's a sad week at Blizzard Entertainment and Phoenix Labs as both studios mourn the loss of one of its long-time developers. The news...

Star Trek Online fans hold vigil for the late, magnificent Nichelle Nichols

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The Star Trek fandom is mourning this week at the news that Nichelle Nichols passed away from natural causes at the age of 89....

Family of former Ultima Online lead designer and game academic opens college memorial fund in his honor

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Back in October of last year, we reported the news that Mike Sellers, best known to our corner of the gaming universe as a...

Multiple MMOs mourn the passing of voice actor Billy Kametz

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Fandoms of gaming and anime were shocked by the sudden news of the death of voice actor Billy Kametz, who unfortunately passed away from...

PAX East 2022’s COVID outbreak has already resulted in one death

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Last week, we covered the story about an apparent COVID outbreak at PAX East, which followed an outbreak at GDC; no less than the...

Obituary: Nexon founder Kim Jung-ju has passed away

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The Nexon Corporation is mourning the loss of the man who started it all back in 1994, Kim Jung-ju. The billionaire founder of the...

Pro Overwatch League esports player Kim ‘Alarm’ Kyeong-bo passes away at age 20

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There's some incredibly tragic news coming out of Overwatch's esports scene. Kim Kyeong-bo aka "Alarm," the flex-support player for the Philadelphia Fusion OWL team,...

Final Fantasy XIV players memorialize Stephen Critchlow, the voice behind Count Edmont de Fortemps

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The Final Fantasy XIV community is in mourning this week as English actor Stephen Critchlow has passed away at the age of 54. Critchlow...

Brazilian police have arrested a suspect in the murder of an Overwatch voice actress

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PC Gamer is reporting the shocking news that Brazilian voice actress Christiane Louise has been murdered and that police have now arrested the suspected...

Obituary: Prominent Secret World Legends community leader HolloPoint

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I'm sorry to report some devastating news out of the Secret World Legends community today: Prominent community member Mark "HolloPoint" Innes has apparently passed...

Second Life’s CEO, Ebbe Altberg, has passed away

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We're terribly sorry to report that Second Life CEO Ebbe Altberg has passed away after a long illness. Linden Lab posted the news to...
How now crown bow... wait.

Sylvanaar, a famous World of Warcraft addon developer, has passed away

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We have some sad news to report from the World of Warcraft addon community as Jon "Sylvanaar" Akhtar, the creator of popular addons like...

Hundreds of Return of Reckoning players hold an in-game memorial for a fallen community member

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The playerbase of Warhammer Online's rogue server Return of Reckoning lost one of its own recently. Akaathi, a member of Ere We Go and...

SMITE community mourns the passing of a star Hi-Rez esports caster, halts league events

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On Friday, Hi-Rez startled the SMITE community by abruptly postponing all of its esports events for the weekend, a move made more bizarre by...

Guild Wars 2 memorializes Stan LePard in-game in today’s big balance patch

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Back in February, we shared the sad news that composer Stan LePard had passed away. LePard was a renowned musical artist who'd penned music...

Lord of the Rings Online players create a video memorial for a fallen friend

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When one of Lord of the Rings Online's beloved community members passed away, friends and fellow players decided to do something in his honor....

Obituary: Guild Wars 2 composer Stan LePard passes away

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It's a sad way to start a week with the announcement of the loss of one of Guild Wars 2's musical talents, indeed. Both...

Star Trek Online’s players and developers pay tribute to the late Christopher Plummer

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The movie-watching world lost one of its greats when actor Christopher Plummer passed away on Friday, leaving behind a legacy of notable performances including...
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Obituary: ZeniMax Media founder and CEO Robert A. Altman has died

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I'm sorry to report that the founder and CEO of ZeniMax Media, Robert A. Altman, has apparently passed away. He was 74. The news...

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