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Maria Creveling is dead: With only 24 years! League of Legends professional gamer Remilia dies

Sad news from the gaming scene: Maria Creveling, who made a name for herself as the first professional "League of Legends" player, is dead. The popular gamer, who had surgery to become a woman in Thailand, was only 24 years old.

Maria Creveling is dead: "League of Legends" player suddenly dies

Creveling's friend confirmed her surprising death on his Twitter account: "Maria died last night. She would not have wanted a long public statement. That's why all I will say is: The four months I have known her have been the best in both of our lives. Rest in peace Maria, I love you. ", It says in the sad statement. AucheSport journalist and roommate of Creveling Richard Lewis informed about the death of the young woman on Monday.

My girlfriend Maria died last night, she wouldn't want any lengthy public statement, so all I'll say is the 4 months I knew her were the best of both our lives and although she deserved so much more, it was a privilege to know her for the short time I did. RIP Maria, I love you.

- No Arm Whatley (@WhatleyLeague) December 28, 2019

Cause of death unclear! Maria Creveling was only 24 years old

According to him, Maria Creveling died "peacefully in her sleep". It is not known whether the young gamer suffered from a previously unknown disease. More detailed information about the cause of death has not yet been made public. "Your absence will leave a void that can never be filled," Lewis wrote on his Twitter post.

It is with great sadness that I inform you that my best friend Maria Creveling passed away peacefully in her sleep yesterday. Her absence will leave a void that can never be filled.

- Richard Lewis (@RLewisReports) December 28, 2019

Maria "Remilia" Creveling was the first female professional player in the LoL league LCS

Maria Creveling became known worldwide under the name "Remilia", with whom she qualified in the "League of Legends" team "Renegades" in 2015 for the North American professional league LCS. She finally played her first match as a woman in January 2016. Due to ongoing hostility, Maria left the North American professional league a little later. Creveling herself made her fears and worries public. According to her own statements, Maria Creveling had problems with her self-esteem until the very end. In addition, the young woman suffered from the consequences of sex reassignment. On Twitter, she announced that her "entire pelvic area" was numb.

We mourn the loss of former LCS pro player Maria “Remilia” Creveling and extend our deepest condolences to her family, friends, and fans. pic.twitter.com/a6JPHPWbFw

- LCS (@LCSOfficial) December 29, 2019

Fans mourn Maria Creveling

Fans of the gamer reacted with dismay to her premature death. "Such a sad story. Rest in peace Maria Creveling (Remilia)" and "Rest in peace Maria. You were great ...", it says in some sad network posts. Another supporter added: "I am deeply shaken. Maria Creveling was one of my favorite players and I hope she will be remembered as the first woman to join the LCS. She was a true icon for empowering women in esports . "

Deeply saddened by these terrible news.

Maria Creveling was one of my favorite players of all time and I hope that she will be remembered as the important first woman in LCS she is. A true icon for female empowerment in esports.

Rest in peace, Remilia. https://t.co/qb3F5sibmP

- BerniErni (@BerndWilken) December 29, 2019
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