Minecraft Fans of the survival game and the sandbox may notice a slight difference on its opening page. The launcher splash art now shows a pig with a crown in the top right corner. It’s a tribute to the avatar used by Youtuber Technoblade, who died last week after the battle with cancer.
Technoblade, whose real name is Alex (he keeps his last name secret), is one of the world’s preeminent people. Minecraft YouTube users. More than 13 million people still subscribe to his channel. Known for a playful spirit and getting others involved MinecraftIn PvP scenarios, Technoblade is the central figure in the expansion Minecraft community. And as the new splash image suggests, he will always be.
Polygon has reached out to a Mojang representative to inquire about any further plans for Technoblade accreditation.
MinecraftThe official Technoblade Twitter account recognized Technoblade with a tribute shortly after his death: “We’ve been trying to find the words, but all of us here at Minecraft are heartbroken over the loss. cool of Technoblade,” the tweet says. “He means so much to our community and brings so much joy.”
We’ve been trying to find the words, but all of us here at Minecraft are heartbroken over the loss of Technoblade. He means so much to our community and brings so much joy. He will be very missed. ️
– Minecraft (@Minecraft) July 1, 2022
Many Technoblade fans have advocated for more ways to pay tribute to the streamer. Some have responded to Minecraft’s tweet with an image of a pig being crowned for use in the game – hinting that it will be added to the in-game world. Fans have also suggested that the game uses “Technoblade that never dies!” In random splash text The game presents every time you log in.