7 time champion of NES Tetris, Jonas Neubauer has died at the age of 39. The reason is a ‘sudden medical emergency’.
A statement has been made on Jonas Neubauer’s Twitter page:
“He was the absolute best.” I don’t know about you but I get goosebumps when I hear this sentence, and the message continues with “We are devastated, overwhelmed with grief, and we already miss him dearly.” This tweet alone shows how struck Neubauer’s family is.
Jonas Neubauer was very well known among Tetris players and considered to be the best Tetris player. After hearing the news tributes for the legend have made.
This is a huge loss for everyone, I’m deeply saddened by the news. Rest in peace, Neubauer.