Requiscat in Pace

A list of those who have gone to the glorious C64 Valhöll - lest we forget...




801DC (Triad)
Passed away airplane accident in June 1991.

Alf (Micronet, New Generation Crew)
Passed away at the age of 38 in February 2007.

Atis (Cross, Triumwyrat)
Died in a car accident in 1993.

Axis (Anxius, Cascade)
Passed away on the 22nd of December 2014.

Bonestripper (aka The Terminator) (Omni, Revenge)
Died of cancer on the 2nd of March 2016.

Breaker (Idlers, The Coders, X-Future)
Died in a car accident in 1995.

Bruce Travers (sysop of NorthLink) (Anarchy Subsystems Unlimited)
Died of cancer on the 19th of June 2008.

Candyman (FBR, Epic, Intense)
Died of heart failure on the 5th of September 2006.

Captain Picard (Telenova)
Died of pneumonia on the 1st of April 2002.

Charlie (Varsity, Depredators, Lazer, Silicon)
Car accident on his way to TCC'93 party on the 28th of May 1993. His girlfriend Andrea, The Murphy, The Sneaper and Mr.Alpha who were also in the car luckily survived.

Chorra (The Digital Underground)
Died in July 1991 of a cocaine overdose. Apparently the C64 he used belonged to a hostel where he slept when he was homeless.

Cleve (Charged, Amorphis, Diamond, Jabole, Thunder)
Died in an accident in 2002.

Coax (Topaz Beerline, The Power Division, Frame, Studio 3, Albion)
Died in a train accident near his home on the 6th of March 1991.

Cob (Cob Soft)
Died of Meningitis in 1995.

Commodore Master (aka Sanxion)
Passed away on the 13th of October 2013.

Conan (aka Zap) (Commodore Cracking Crew, Defiers, Swedish Cracking Institute)
Passed away on the 23rd of June 2012.

Creative Insanity (aka Steiger, aka Midromin) (Fury, Angry, Entropy)
Died of cancer in June 2008.

Crush (Bonzai, Starion, The Black Lords)
Passed away on the 19th of March 2015.

Daredevil (Saintboys Group)
Passed away on the 1st of June 2011.

Darklord (Atlantis, Black Code Design, Feniks)
Died after a heart attack after a three day party.

Darkwind (Dark Lords of Chaos, THW)
Passed away on the 3rd of December 2003.

Dave (aka Quasi) (Caution, Nipson)
Passed away on the 25th of October 2014.

Derbyshire Ram (Remember, Alpha Flight 1970, Avantgarde, Amnesia, Deadline, F4CG, Illusion, Laser, Dominators)
Died after a long battle with cancer on the 27th of May 2007.

dflame (Alpha Flight)
Passed away due to a heart attack on the 23rd of December 2016.

Digiarts (Security, United Artists)
Passed away on the 7th of April 2008.

Dolla (Megastyle, Warriors of Time)
Passed away in January 2012.

Ettore Perazzoli (VICE Team)
Passed away on the 10th of December 2003.

EVS (aka PBXcellent, The Silicon Expert) (20CC, Amok, Avantgarde, Phreakuenz)
Passed away on the 24th of May 2006)

Gassy (Extend, Genius)
Died of pneumonia on the 10th of April 1993.

Groven (Shish Cracking Crew)
Passed away on the 21st of April 2013.

Hawk (aka GH16) (Hawk & Snork)
Passed away in January 2012.

HCA (Danish Gold)
Committed suicide with a machine gun in 1994.

Holger Gehrmann (HG-Software Systems, reLINE Software GmbH)
Fell from 6 storey building on the 11th of February 2008.

Hulkster (Dominators)
Passed away due to organ failure.

Intensity (aka Arman, Snickers, S.U.C.K.) (Gheymaid, Onslaught, Xenon)
Died after an overdose of medication on the 19th of January 2011.

Ironhead (aka Leper Messiah) (Death, Myth, Tankard, Those At Work)
Committed suicide in December 2005.

Javor (Artcore)
Passed away in 1999.

Jazzy D (Chromance)
Died in a car accident (whilst working underneath the car) on the 16th of February 1997.

Jedi (Light, Rawhead, Triumph, Sphinx, The Silents)
Committed suicide on the 29th of December 2010.

Jerry (P&P Studios, Triad)
Passed away on the 20th of September 2010.

JR Predator (The Blasters Inc.)
Died of leukaemia on the 20th of December 1991.

Kjell Nordbø (aka El Morell) (Blues Muz', SHAPE, Full Force, Pixmix)
Committed suicide on the 31st of April 2005.

Lizard
Passed away on the 22nd of January 2011.

Lobo (Anubis, Draco, Voodoo)
Passed away in November 2014.

Lone (The New Generation, Yankees)
Passed away in May 2007.

Lord Ronin (People Of Liberty)
Died of heart failure on the 3rd of December 2009.

Ludwig (Babygang)
Passed away in 1994.

Mao (F4CG, HSCG 2002)
Died in a car accident on the 12th of December 1993.

Mamasoft (ICS, Digitech, Wild Section)
Died in a car accident on the 18th of March 1990.

Matrix (Digital Dreams, Eltronic, Hostages, Nordic Beat, Zone 45)
Died in a car accident on the 19th of August 2007.

Mean Gene (aka The Gunner_ (Eaglesoft Inc)
After a long struggle with cancer in 2004.

Misser (WiseGuy Industries 2015)
Passed away on 22nd August 2014.

mistic (tera)
Passed away in 1992.

Mogwai (Paragon, The Pirates International)
Died in a motorcycle accident in Thailand on the 31st of January 2013.

Mr.Alpha (Exile, F4CG, JAM, Lore of Arts, Nostalgia, Rebels, The Remembers)
Died of heart failure in his sleep on the 8th of April 2014.

Mr.Wonderful (aka Mr.W) (Razor 1911, Scandinavian Cracking Force, Star One, Thunderbolt Cracking Crew)
Passed away in 1998.

Nantco Bakker (Bronx, New Dimension Crew, Warriors of Music, WOW, Xentax)
Died on 1st December 2011 due to cancer.

Numskull (aka Whisp) (Extreme, Guards of Doom, NATO, Offence, Syntax Designs, Traitors)
Passed away in 1998.

Pablo Toledo
Passed away on the 15th of July 2007.

Pershy (German Cracking Company, Strike Force)
Died of heart failure on the 17th of March 2010.

Peter Parker (Byteriders, Exact, Gamma Cracking Force, ROM, The Pusher Crew)
Died of a heart attack on the 26th of December 2015.

Poison (aka Axe, Frizco) (Oneway, Judas, SCCS, Twilight, Vision, Warrant)
Died in his sleep whilst on holiday in Vietnam on the 6th of May 2011.

Radster (aka Jukeboy) (Fashion, Tropic)
Died of epilepsy.

Rastan (Fury)

Robin Hood (ARM)
Passed away on the 20th of April 2012.

Roger Rabbit (Genesis Project)
Died in a car accident on his way home from a school party in 1990.

Rooster (Tide)

S-Copy (aka Bug) (Subway, Razor 1911)
Died in a car accident in 1992.

Scope (aka Dynamo) (Choice, Death Sector, F4CG, Genesis Project, Omega, Pandora, Phasia, Plasma Design, Racoon, Triad, Triumph, Vision, Warrent, Wolfen)
Died in a train accident on the 19th of March 1995.

Scoundrel (Bronx, Fresh, Ionix, Titron)
Passed away in 1991.

Split (aka Joker) (Elicma, Exort, Sunrise)
Passed away on the 1st of April 2014.

Terric (JAM, Meta)
Passed away on the 12th of August 2012.

The Beautiful Blonde (Entropy, The Ancient Temple)
On the 26th of March 1993, she was hit by a taxi, she was also pregnant.

The Magic Wizard (Pirates of Denver)
On the 15th of December 1993 he was stabbed to death in his apartment.

The Raider of the Lost Ark
Passed away on the 10th of February 2015.

The Scientific Man (Hyper Scientific Power, Orion, Vision)
Hein Holt's brother died in 1996.

The Spy (Cross, Panorama, The Spies)
Passed away on the 7th of August 2012.

Tigerman (Bugs)
Passed away in 2011.

Toush (Always, LSD, Varcaus)
Died in 2008.

Troublekeeper (Extend, Selector)
Died in a motorcycle accident on the 26th of September 1992.

TRSoft (aka XYZ-Soft) (Accession), Finnish Gold, Omega Team, The Jezebels Union)
Died on the 11th of January 2013.

Turtle (Danish Gold)
Passed away after organ failure on the 2nd of November 2006.

Tyrant (Across, Fire-Eagle, Havok, Ministry of Fear)
Passed away on the 28th of August 2011.

Ulysses (Gax777, Starship)
Died in a car accident on the 23rd of September 1994.

Unitrax (Panoramic Designs, SHAPE, Reflex, The Shadows, The Third Dimension)
Passed away after heart failure in 2002.

Wander (X-Rated)

Waveform (Millennium, Omni, Mystique)
Passed away due to complications from Hodgkin's disease (cancer) on the 23rd of April 1997.

Westbam (aka Narc) (Legend, TRSI, Razor 1911, INC, Divine)
Passed away in 2007.

Yon (Magnetix, ACC, Cosmos, Varsity, IRR, Magnetix)
Committed suicide on the 8th of December 1992.

Zeb (Abnormal)
Passed away on the 26th of August 2014.

Zebulon (Zombie Infected Dreams)
Passed away on the 14th of May 2010.




A list of those that weren't in the scene but are unforgettable...




Armin Gessert (Programmer)
Died of a heart attack on the 8th of November 2009.

Benoit Mandelbrot (Mathematician)
Died of cancer on the 14th of October 2010.

Douglas E. Smith (Programmer)
Passed away in 2014.

Jim Butterfield (Programmer and 6502 god)
Died after a long battle with cancer on the 29th of June 2007.

Jukka Tapanimäki (Programmer)
Died of alcohol poisoning on the 1st of May 2000.

Richard Joseph (Musician)
Died after a long battle with lung cancer on the 4th of March 2007.

Russell Lieblich (Musician)
Found dead on his doorstep when Rob Hubbard went to visit him on the 26th of January 2005.

Stan Schembri (Coder)
Passed away in his sleep on the 17th of September 2009.

Tim Best (Designer)
Passed away in 2008.