DrDisrespect Takes Break After Emotional Stream Admitting Infidelity


Twitch and PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds streamer DrDisrespect announced via his channel that he is taking a hiatus away from streaming.

He announced this immediately after revealing that the reason for this hiatus was issues with his home life, where he admitted to being unfaithful to his wife.

This stream can be seen here:

Watch Gold Medallions || @DrDisRespect from DrDisRespectLIVE on www.twitch.tvIn addition to this in a statement given to PCGamer, Chinese esports sponsors NetEase announced the following: “After recent events, NetEase and DrDisrespect have mutually agreed that he will not be taking part in the Rules of Surivival ‘Hunt the Streamer’ event on the 17th with 29 other streamers at DrDirespect’s [sic] request. The event was to let players enjoy the battle royale with their favorite streamers, giving them the chance to win up to $30,000. With DrDisrespect’s absence, his time-slot during the event will be replaced by a streamer soon-to-be announced. Any questions can be directed to us if any outlets have any questions about the event.”

DrDisrespect recently won awards from the 2017 Esports Industry awards, the Golden Joysticks, and The Game Awards.