Tributes have been paid to video games streamer Byron Bernstein, known as Reckful, who died on Thursday.
Mr Bernstein was a well-known and loved e-sports player and had 960,000 followers on streaming site Twitch.
His brother Gary Bernstein confirmed that Reckful had taken his own life, aged 31.
Twitch said Reckful was a “streaming pioneer” and that it was “devastated” to hear of his death.
Mr Bernstein had built his following in part by playing World Of Warcraft.
When his death was reported on Thursday evening, fans held virtual memorials inside the game.
Reckful/Byron memorials are now being held inside World of Warcraft across multiple servers and locations to pay respects to a WoW legend pic.twitter.com/Nb4FHfwAvM
— Rod Breslau (@Slasher) July 2, 2020
Before his death, he had been working to create his own video game, called Everland.
In January, he shared a video on YouTube in which he talked