Posts from iNcontroL’s social media estimates on Sunday, July 21 introduced that he had unexpectedly passed on Saturday, July 20, after affected by a sudden sickness.
“With immense grief, we announce Geoff’s sudden passing as a result of sudden sickness on Saturday,” the statement reads. “We ask privacy as his family works to know what happened and make arrangements.” The statement additionally requests that anyone who needs to show their support for iNcontrol or his family may achieve this by making a donation to Southern California Bulldog Rescue, a company devoted to offering shelter, homing assistance, and medical funds for bulldogs.
The previous Starcraft 2 participant was an extremely popular determine in the competitive gaming community from both his playing days and further career in broadcasting.
As a participant, he captained the Evil Geniuses StarCraft team, and as soon as his profession as a competitor was over, he transitioned into turning into a popular commentator for the game as well as entertaining followers as a streamer on a variety of titles.
Tributes have been pouring in from different prominent esports commentators and personalities. Nick ‘Tasteless’ Plott mentioned iNcontrol “introduced so much laughter to me and so many others, while Sean ‘day9’ Plott described him as a “one-of-a-kind person. Many from outside the StarCraft community have additionally registered their shock and grief at the news, with CS: GO commentator Anders Blume describing iNcontrol as “one of many friendliest most radiant individuals I’ve ever met.” Esports journalist Duncan ‘Thorin’ Shields equally described him as “one of the entertaining individuals to ever be involved with esports.”