Byron “Reckful” Bernstein, who was once the best player in World of Warcraft, died at the age of 31. The death of Twitch’s fellow streamer was confirmed by his roommate and other close friends, who mentioned that it was a suicide.
Reckful was widely known in Twitch for his multi-game broadcasts. The streamer had nearly a million followers on Amazon’s gaming platform, where he shared League of Legends games, chess or talks about his new game.
One of Byron Bernstein’s most important achievements was winning first place in World of Warcraft for six consecutive seasons. In addition, he was also known for his skills in Hearthstone, the card game of Blizzard.
His latest Twitter messages showed that something was not right in his life. The first one said “ahh I feel bad for anyone who has to deal with my insanity”, followed by “please know that in these situations the crazy person is not in control of their actions”.
ahh, i feel bad for anyone who has to deal with my insanity
— Reckful (@Byron) July 2, 2020