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1. Posted: Mon 8th Jul 2013 19:30 BST
The video game industry has lost one of its most infectious smiles and beloved personalities. Co-founder of Giant Bomb, Ryan Davis passed away on July 3rd. He was 34 and had been married less than a week. A cause of death has not been released.
“Obviously we’re all stunned over here,” wrote Matthew Rorie in Giant Bomb’s story about Ryan’s passing. “In the face of this awfulness, many of us will at least always remember him as we last saw him: outrageously, uproariously happy, looking forward to his next adventure with the biggest grin his face could hold.”
You will be missed, buddy...
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2. Posted: Mon 8th Jul 2013 19:33 BST
I'm stunned. I've been listening to and watching these guys since early 2006, and as crazy as it sounds, you get to feel as if you really know them. Despite reading so many gaming websites, I honestly couldn't name many video game journalists, but these guys have so much personality and are so passionate, it's like having a chat with some really knowledgeable friends.
3. Posted: Mon 8th Jul 2013 20:07 BST
Giant Bomb wont be the same without you
4. Posted: Mon 8th Jul 2013 21:21 BST
I know it might be silly to feel this way towards someone I've never met, but after hearing hundreds of hours of Ryan's voice on the podcast it feels like losing a close friend. It's surreal knowing that he's gone, and that we'll never hear "Hey everyone it's Tuesday!" again.
RIP, Ryan "China Don't Care" Davis.
I had fun once and it was awful.
5. Posted: Mon 8th Jul 2013 22:13 BST
Whoa, what? That happened, just recently? Oh man.... I never knew or heard of Giant Bomb, but that is just a loss...
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6. Posted: Mon 8th Jul 2013 22:17 BST
RIP Ryan. You left behind a legacy, and Giant Bomb will never forget you.
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7. Posted: Mon 8th Jul 2013 22:20 BST
RIP Ryan... This is a terrible loss, he seemed like a great guy and he was one of the few gaming journalists who wasn't a fraud.
8. Posted: Tue 9th Jul 2013 01:55 BST
I can't believe that he died only about a week after marrying.
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9. Posted: Tue 9th Jul 2013 03:36 BST
That's so tragic for his wife.
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10. Posted: Tue 9th Jul 2013 03:47 BST
That's so tragic for his wife.
That's the worst part. That made me so depressed. I can not pray for them enough.
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11. Posted: Tue 9th Jul 2013 03:56 BST
Still in disbelief of this. SPent the whole night watching the various Twitch live streams in his honor.
R.I.P. Ryan Davis you'll be sorely missed.
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