Earlier this year, YouTuber and Minecraft gamer Technoblade died at the age of 23. Technoblade has become a prolific content creator and gamer with over a million subscribers and one of the best (if not the best) Minecraft players in the world. Planet. His death shocked the public, drew heartfelt congratulations from fans and other streamers, and he didn't even die in Minecraft. Now, YouTube has released its own tribute to Technobladed's ninth year on the platform.
Announced last week, YouTube uploaded an 8-minute tribute video on October 28. The video is titled "Technoblade Never Dies", a reference to a YouTube and fan slogan, and features commentary from his profession and peers. . Within seven hours, the heartwarming video had amassed over a million views and nearly 300,000 likes. Judging by the reception and comments on YouTube and other social networks, this celebration of Technoblade's life will surprise fans.
As of this writing, Technoblade's YouTube tribute has over 16,000 comments, most of which are from fans praising the video and sharing their memories (and love) of Technoblade. A true friend that everyone can appreciate. A legend with an immortal legacy...always ready to help others even in times of distress,” one person wrote. The episode moved many to tears, with countless "Technoblades never die" statements in the comments section. Similar comments were shared on Twitter.
It serves as a fundraiser where viewers donate to the Sarcoma Foundation to fund education, services, and research to find a cure for the disease that killed Technoblade. Within hours, the video had raised over $8,500 and the donations kept coming in. Technoblade's father once teamed up with fellow Minecraft YouTuber Dream to raise money for the foundation, and Technoblade himself supported the fundraising effort in the last year of his life.
The video is a touching tribute to a loved one, and fans can honor his memory by adding their own thoughts and donating to a cause that was clearly close to his heart and that of his family. Any fan who wants to join can watch the video or donate directly to the SFA on their website.
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