The coronavirus pandemic took yet another victim and 2021 started quite sadly in the middle of video games, as player and cosplayer Jarod “NWBZPWNR” died last Sunday, January 3rd, after not resisting the Covid-19 virus.
According to the Wowhead website, Jarod Nandin had been hospitalized since last year, even revealing on December 22 that he had tested positive for the disease. Even with respirators at the time, he tried to cheer his followers up by saying “how can you kill the lifeless?”
— Wowhead (@Wowhead) January 4, 2021
The speech was a clear joke and quote to the episode of the South Park cartoon focused on World of Warcraft, where we met the character recreated in the cosplay that made Jarod known as “South Park Guy”, or “the guy from South Park”. Remember the original scene: