Starcraft Pro and Commentator Geoff “InControl” Robinson has sadly passed aged just 33. The cause of death has been marked as “sudden illness” in a statement made on Robinson’s social accounts.
The statement opens: “With immense grief, we announce Geoff’s unexpected passing due to sudden illness Saturday.” The family has suggested donations to SoCal Bulldog Rescue in his honor, an organization dear to Robinson’s heart.
With immense grief, we announce Geoff’s unexpected passing due to sudden illness Saturday. We ask privacy as his family works to understand what happened and make arrangements. To honor Geoff or offer comfort to his family, we suggest donations to @SoCalBulldog, which he loved.
— Geoff Robinson (@iNcontroLTV) July 22, 2019
Geoff “InControl” Robinson was best known as a Starcraft professional, known for his performance in Brood War and his time playing with the organization Evil Geniuses during Starcraft 2, before making the transition to casting.
Robinson often streamed over on Twitch and uploaded to YouTube, following his passion for strategy games, even showcasing games of the tabletop phenomenon Warhammer 40,000.
Robinson was a vibrant personality who touched everyone who watched his content and witnessed his passion for his work. He was a light in the community who never failed to bring a smile. We send our deepest sympathies to his family during this troubling time.