"The Sun", "Sun", "Sun Online" are registered trademarks or trade names of News Group Newspapers Limited. To inquire about a licence to reproduce material, visit our Syndication site. Genna left a heartbreaking poem in tribute to her tragic husband on Twitter. Comments are subject to our community guidelines, which can be viewed, John was better known as Totalbiscuit and had more than 2.2 million followers, Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO). He was born in Spennymoor, County Durham, but moved to the US after meeting Genna. John was diagnosed with bowel cancer in 2014. He said he planned to continue streaming and video-making, but in the form of co-op gameplay with his wife in the hope that she would take over his channel when he was gone. He passed away on May 24, 2018, at the age of 33. John became an online sensation for his no-nonsense reviews of new indie games with a "love him or hate him" personality. He was a top Steam game curator, the platform for buying new PC games, and he also hosted a gaming podcast. Rishi Sunak won't rule out another Eat Out to Help Out scheme after lockdown, Names of 8 tragic babies revealed as nurse in court accused of murdering them, Woman praised for her reaction to stranger's baby 'hitting her during flight', The 4 mild symptoms of coronavirus you should not ignore, Mum gets the ‘worst hairstyle of 2020’ after stylist ‘got drunk’ on the job, ©News Group Newspapers Limited in England No. His internet fame came after he was laid off from his job at a financial advisory company.

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679215 Registered office: 1 London Bridge Street, London, SE1 9GF. The PC computer game critic was diagnosed with bowel cancer in 2014. For other inquiries, Contact Us. TotalBiscuit won numerous awards, including Fan's Choice at The Game Awards in 2014, and won a 2012 Battle Royale, donating his winnings to charity. Genna is also a popular vlogger and has more than 130,000 subscribers to her own channel. Our journalists strive for accuracy but on occasion we make mistakes. Gaming personality and YouTuber John Bain, known under the online aliases “TotalBiscuit” and “Cynical Brit,” has passed away aged 33 following a lengthy battle with cancer. The new venture took off, and he was invited into other gaming networks and partnered with Sony Online Entertainment. She is the CEO of Cynical Brit and Axiom eSports, and runs her own professional Starcraft 2 team. For further details of our complaints policy and to make a complaint please click here. In 2015, he announced his cancer was terminal, but continued working on his YouTube channel and The Co-Optional Podcast. The couple, from North Carolina, reportedly have one child. The disease went into remission, but returned and spread to his liver and spine. She wrote: "I'm more overwhelmed with grief than I could possibly express.". The Sun website is regulated by the Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO). The popular YouTuber was diagnosed with bowel cancer in 2014 which later spread to his liver and spine. View our online Press Pack.

Gaming personality and YouTuber John Bain, known under the online aliases "TotalBiscuit" and "Cynical Brit," has passed away aged 33 following a lengthy battle with cancer. News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services. She shared the poem Love Constant Beyond Death by Spanish poet Francisco Gomez de Quevedo. Here’s what we know... Vlogger John Bain ran a popular YouTube channel under the name of TotalBiscuit and had more than 2.2million subscribers. Popular YouTuber TotalBiscuit, aka John Peter Bain, was diagnosed with bowel cancer in 2014 which later spread to his liver and spine. Earlier this month, he announced his retirement from games criticism, saying that chemotherapy was no longer working and his liver was failing. POPULAR YouTuber John Bain, known as TotalBiscuit , has died at the age of 33.

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