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Clαππαd
Clαππαd
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A Day of Sorrow For WiiWareWavers...

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Clαππαd: WiiWareWave's behind-the-scenes admin John Knight has passed away today and the staff, myself included will be busy preparing an article to pay our final respects to him. As a result the WiiWareWave news staff will not be posting any new news stories or reviews today.

John Knight also reviewed a game or two and posted a few memorable news articles as well. He will be remembered as a hard worker and a good friend.

John Knight: 3/17/1973-10/2/2013 R.I.P. Crying or Very sad

Rukiafan: Feel free to post in the comments to give your condolences. And keep an eye out for our staff article regarding the loss of our amazing colleague in the next day or two.

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Towafan7
on October 2nd 2013, 12:23 pmTowafan7
John Knight was a great person who worked his butt off. He was a vital part in making WiiWareWave what it is today. He will be remembered always. RIP my friend. Crying or Very sad
Towafan7
on October 2nd 2013, 12:55 pmTowafan7
@Clannad I'm going to still post one article today.
NINTENBRO
on October 2nd 2013, 1:14 pmNINTENBRO
Wow! This was very unexpected news. Wasn't John still a fairly young man? This is very sad Rukiafan. As one of the main contributors to the site, I think there should be some type of tribute to his memory. Maybe a caption placed somewhere on the homepage, for everyone to see and remember always.
Towafan7
on October 2nd 2013, 1:23 pmTowafan7
We'll definitely do something to memorialize John Knight...and yes he was fairly young, just 40 years old. I'll post it in this article right now. Crying or Very sad
Anonymous
on October 2nd 2013, 1:31 pmGuest
Oh my gosh I was not expecting to hear this!
RIP John Knight I hope you get to enjoy some games in heaven with Yamauchi san. Crying or Very sad
NINTENBRO
on October 2nd 2013, 1:39 pmNINTENBRO
I think a good way to pay respect to John would be to keep this topic bumped to the top of the board, for the rest of the day.
Anonymous
on October 2nd 2013, 1:42 pmGuest
@Nintenbro are you going to take part in that staff article that Ms. Clαππαd mentioned?
I wish that I could, but I'm not a staff member. Sad
ShounenMania
on October 2nd 2013, 2:00 pmShounenMania
Rip dude, you will be missed.
Aussiegamer
on October 2nd 2013, 2:05 pmAussiegamer
Rest in peace mate. D-':
FuManchu
on October 2nd 2013, 2:14 pmFuManchu
My condolences go to his family and friends, RIP John Knight.
Clαππαd
on October 2nd 2013, 2:22 pmClαππαd
The staff and I would like to thank you all for taking time out of your busy day to post in this thread.
DigiDestined
on October 2nd 2013, 4:46 pmDigiDestined
He died? Surprised
RIP Mr. Knight. Sad
NINTENBRO
on October 2nd 2013, 7:16 pmNINTENBRO
Kushina wrote:@Nintenbro are you going to take part in that staff article that Ms. Clαππαd mentioned?
I wish that I could, but I'm not a staff member. Sad
Sure, why not. I didn't know him very well at all, but any friend of Rukiafan is a friend of mine. I'm not too sure where I would begin, though.
Jnes5
on October 2nd 2013, 9:46 pmJnes5
This is a very tragic news to hear...

R.I.P. John Knight
Anonymous
on October 2nd 2013, 10:33 pmAntdckns
My condolences may he R.I.P.
Tasuki
on October 2nd 2013, 10:35 pmTasuki
My thoughts and prayers go out to his friends and love ones. I am sorry for your lost. May he rest in peace.
Anonymous
on October 2nd 2013, 10:38 pmCorbs
It's always tragic when one so young passes away my condolences go out to his loved ones.
LonelyGamerJack
on October 2nd 2013, 11:50 pmLonelyGamerJack
His name doesn't sound familiar to me (I'm sure his username would be though), but this is very sad news to hear. My condolences to his family and friends. Sad
SuperVash
on October 3rd 2013, 1:39 pmSuperVash
Sad news, I give my condolences to his friends and family. R.I.P.
ShanaNoShakugan
on October 3rd 2013, 2:14 pmShanaNoShakugan
Rest in peace eternal Knight san. Crying or Very sad
Himawari Chan
on October 3rd 2013, 2:47 pmHimawari Chan
How sad I wish his family the best and give my condolences. Sad
Sneaker
on October 9th 2013, 12:25 pmSneaker
Terrible news. RIP and my heart goes out to his family and friends.
visicalc
on October 14th 2013, 12:37 pmvisicalc
Sorry to hear about this, I have been quite busy recently so I've only been able to read the forum topics rather than post in them. :-(
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