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Jonas Neubauer, professional player and world champion of Tetris, dies – Latest News, Breaking News, Top News Headlines

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Today is a sad and difficult day for the gaming community, especially for those who belong to the competitive Tetris scene. Jonas Neubauer, renowned professional gamer and several times world puzzle champion, passed away.

The news was released this morning through their social networks. The 39-year-old died due to a medical emergency that occurred a few days ago. His friends, including other top players, regretted the news and gave him a few words.

The official Tetris accounts also mourned his passing and spoke of the positive impact Neubauer always had on the gaming community. They also recognized his passion for video games and his legacy.

Jonas Neubauer was one of the best Tetris players

Neubauer was recognized worldwide after his victory in the Classic Tetris World Championship 2010, where he was crowned the best puzzle player. The player showed his great abilities in the following years, since in total he won 7 world championships.

His last victory was in 2017, but he remained active and even had a prominent participation in the championships of recent years. Neubauer was a central figure for more players to be encouraged to play Tetris professionally, so there was a whole community around him.

In addition to being a professional gamer, Neubauer also regularly streams on Twitch, where he built a passionate community for all things Tetris.

“It is with great regret that we bring you the terrible news that Jonas passed away due to a sudden medical emergency. He was the best of all. We are devastated, overwhelmed by grief, and we already miss him so much ”, was the message with which his death was made known.

The official Tetris Twitter account highlighted the skill and kindness of Neubauer, who was recognized as one of the best classic puzzle players. On the other hand, Joseph Saelee, current world champion, said goodbye to his friend and rival.

At LEVEL UP we send our condolences to the family and loved ones of Jonas Neubauer. We also wish you peace on your final rest.

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