Following the demise of Soldier voice entertainer Rick May, the Team Fortress 2 network is putting forth a valiant effort to recollect the man in some extraordinary manners.
Recently, the disheartening news came about that Rick May, the voice on-screen character behind Team Fortress 2’s Solider and Star Fox 64’s Peppy Hare and Andross, had died at 79 years old because of difficulties originating from COVID-19. Since that time, numerous in the gaming network have been grieving the death of May, with numerous tributes to the late entertainer happening inside that of TF2.
Shared on Twitter by client @DBlackjack21, the individuals who were in Team Fortress 2 servers yesterday put aside some an opportunity to end the war between the Red and Blue teams and rather met up to respect May. The video being referred to that was shared from DBlackjack21 demonstrated the entirety of the players in a match of TF2 joining as the Solider character to play out the shotgun insult as one. The activity was resemblant of a 21-firearm salute which is something regularly found in memorial services for those that have died in the military.
Others over the web have just been sharing a voice line from May and the Solider character that sees him saying, “Godspeed, you grand jerk,” to recall the on-screen character. It’s an exemplary line from Team Fortress 2 that has now taken another significance given May’s passing.
Intermittently, computer games can be very ridiculous and multiplayer gaming networks can undoubtedly get an awful notoriety for being excessively harmful and so forth. In any case, considering occasions like this one with May’s passing, it’s constantly extraordinary to see networks meeting up in manners simply like this. It adds some genuinely necessary mankind to these in any case virtual universes that we as a whole invest such a great amount of energy in.
Godspeed without a doubt, sir
Almost certainly May will be remembered fondly, by his family and friends and family as well as by the a great many devotees of games like Team Fortress 2 everywhere throughout the world.