YouTube star and online game critic John Bain, higher generally known as TotalBiscuit and the Cynical Brit, has died aged 33.
Bain, who publicly introduced he had bowel most cancers in 2015, revealed final month that his liver was failing and that he was retiring from reviewing video games.
“I am at the moment coming to phrases with the truth that I haven’t got lengthy left,” he wrote in a prolonged put up on Reddit.
He mentioned his physique had grow to be proof against all types of chemotherapy and that his spouse Genna can be taking on his YouTube channel.
Bain wrote: “I can not do the job anymore. I am below the affect of an excessive amount of treatment to assume clearly.”
A message on his official Twitter account confirmed his passing, whereas his spouse tweeted: “Relaxation in Peace my Dearest Love.”
“I am extra overwhelmed with grief than I might probably categorical,” she wrote.
Tributes poured in for the favored YouTuber with followers describing Bain as a “warrior”, a “fighter” and “an inspiration”.
One tweeted: “Probably the greatest sport reviewers that was. Thanks for every little thing you’ve got finished John.”
One other wrote: “I by no means thought the dying of a person I by no means met would have an effect on me a lot. I actually can not put into phrases how a lot your channel and podcast affected me for the higher. Relaxation now good sir. You can be actually missed.”