On June 30, Minecraft streamer and YouTuber Alex a.okay.a. Technoblade handed away from most cancers on the age of 23. Tributes have poured in, together with from developer Mojang itself – which has additionally added a extra refined however candy memorial to the streamer in Minecraft itself.
As noticed by Fortnite leaker Santa ‘iFireMonkey’ Ricky and shared on Twitter, the header picture on the Minecraft launcher has been subtly modified since Technoblade’s unhappy passing on Thursday. There’s at all times been a pig on the top-right of the launcher’s picture, however now the pig is carrying a crown – which was Technoblade’s avatar, each in Minecraft and elsewhere on-line.
Technoblade streamed Minecraft from round 2013 onwards and was well-known in tournaments and PvP challenges, with movies together with beating Minecraft hardcore with a steering wheel controller.
They added a crown to the pig within the Minecraft Launcher to characterize Techno, W pic.twitter.com/qQPzbLgvZG
— 🎄 Santa Ricky (@_FireMonkey) July 2, 2022
Mojang posted a extra direct tribute message on the Minecraft account as properly, expressing how “heartbroken” the workforce is at Technoblade’s passing.
We have been making an attempt to discover the phrases, however all of us right here at Minecraft are heartbroken over the lack of Technoblade. He meant a lot to our neighborhood and introduced a lot pleasure. He shall be missed dearly. 🐷👑🗡️
— Minecraft (@Minecraft) July 1, 2022
“He meant a lot to our neighborhood and introduced a lot pleasure,” it reads. “He shall be missed dearly.”