Byron Reckful Biography
A native of Los Angeles, California, Byron Reckful, better known as “Reckful” was an American Twitch streamer and former professional Esports player.
Reckful was best known for his achievements in World of Warcraft and Asheron’s Call. He died on July 2, 2020.
Byron Reckful Age
Reckful was born on May 8, 1989. He was 31 years old at the time of his death.
Byron Reckful Parents
Reckful was the son of Itamar and Judith Bernstein. His family is Jewish. More information about his parents will be provided as soon as it is available.
Byron Reckful Siblings
Reckful had two brothers named Gary and Guy. His eldest brother, Guy, committed suicide when Reckful was young. He had revealed that his brother’s death had a “profound effect on his life and his subsequent struggles with depression.”
Byron Reckful Girlfriend
Reckful was in a relationship with a lady known as Becca. Hours before his death, he posted a proposal for Becca on Twitter that read;
“I know I’ll always be a little too crazy… and this is proof… but at least you’ll never be bored
will you marry me, becca?”
He also went on to write; “DO NOT make her feel pressured to say yes, i am completely insane here
i have not seen her in 6 months.
the reason for the post is
I know she’s the one i want forever, and I wanted her to know my commitment is real”
He was also previously in a relationship with a girl who goes by the name “Blue” on Twitter.
After Reckful’s death, Blue posted a tweet that read; “Someone I love killed themselves. I wish I could have said something to prevent it… whyyyyyy”
She also made a series of other tweets that actually confirmed that she and Reckful had dated. One of the tweets read;
“I knew Byron was kind when we first met. I was struggling w/my dad passing away & made a post. He saw it & just showed up at my house after only being there once. He brought his fave movie Almost Famous over & hung out with me all night. I fell in love in that moment. RIP Byron.”
Byron Reckful Death and Cause of Death
Reckful died on July 2, 2020, at the age of 31 years. Hours before his death, and after proposing to his girlfriend on Twitter, Reckful made a series of worrying tweets.
ahh, i feel bad for anyone who has to deal with my insanity
— Reckful (@Byron) July 2, 2020
His cause of death is said to be suicide.
Byron Reckful Net Worth
Reckful had an estimated net worth of around $1.5 million.
Byron Reckful Achievements
World of Warcraft
3rd Place MLG Dallas 2009
2nd Place MLG Orlando 2009
2nd Place MLG Columbus 2010
1st Place MLG Washington DC 2010
3rd-4th Place 2013 Innkeeper’s Invitational
2nd Place Invitational Blizzcon 2013