Justin 'JewWario' Carmical passes away at 42

Justin Carmical, a games writer and entertainer known for his You Can Play This series and "JewWario" persona, has passed away. Carmical's wife, Jenny Valentine, posted on Facebook that she was with Carmical when he took his own life on January 23.

"He knew I loved him, he knew all of you loved him," Valentine wrote. "You all made him so happy, every time he was recognized from his videos, it made him giddy with joy." Carmical was 42 at the time of his passing - far too young for someone of his talent. We share our condolences to his friends and family.

This article was originally published on Joystiq.