In memory of Remy van den Bor (theKid)

In memory of Remy van den Bor (theKid)

بواسطة MSX Resource Center بتاريخ 12-02-2022, 15:19
المناقشة: MSX Related

It is with great sadness to inform you of the passing of Remy van den Bor, known as The Kid of Deltasoft. He died of cancer earlier this week.

MSX was a great hobby for Remy; he spent his spare time programming his beloved computer and was a regular here on the MRC web site. Remy was known for his participation in the Dutch MSX group Deltasoft where he was lead programmer since 1988. The last productions from his hands are the Snatcher Act 3 extension and the game Oohnograms. You could find Deltasoft on many MSX related events with their easy to spot booths.

As MRC user The Kid, Remy spent a good time on our forums and was quite active in conversations. We have come to know him as a calm individual that was never complaining and was always warm and open hearted to every one else on the forum. He was a loved person, who was kind and always interested in MSX related news.

Remy was diagnosed with cancer in 2019 and the disease eventually took his last breath. He died last Tuesday at home at the age of 49 surrounded by his family.

Our hearts are with family and friends. May you rest in peace, Remy.

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بواسطة hamlet

Scribe (4106)

صورة hamlet

12-02-2022, 15:26

Will miss him. I last meet him on the 2020 fair In Nijmegen. We will keep him in our hearts and our cpus.

بواسطة tfh

Prophet (3426)

صورة tfh

12-02-2022, 15:37

One of the most friendly & helpfull MSX-ers around. He will most certainly be missed. I'm glad I had the chance to get to know him.

بواسطة meits

Scribe (6571)

صورة meits

12-02-2022, 15:43

What a guy he was. Not so much talking about what will happen to him, but to his family.
RIP Remy Sad

بواسطة Takamichi

Hero (651)

صورة Takamichi

12-02-2022, 17:07

Very sad news. I can't accept the reality. May he rest in peace with MSX.

بواسطة MSX4ever

Champion (259)

صورة MSX4ever

12-02-2022, 17:15

I love his MSX Delta Soft Software. RIP Remy

بواسطة ditman

Resident (35)

صورة ditman

12-02-2022, 17:34

Damn, this is terrible news! Sad RIP Remy Sad

بواسطة edoz

Prophet (2501)

صورة edoz

12-02-2022, 18:11

Very sad that he died so young, he was a very nice guy and I remember him very well from Nijmegen. I whish all beloved with him all the best…

بواسطة LaDolceDols

Expert (98)

صورة LaDolceDols

12-02-2022, 18:26

........ wat moet je daar op zeggen?! Het is confronterend te lezen dat een generatiegenoot veel te jong sterft. Remy was altijd even sociaal en vriendelijk; een fijne gozer die je er goed bij kon hebben in de MSX wereld. Sterkte aan de familie en nabestaanden.

بواسطة mariocavalcanti

Expert (114)

صورة mariocavalcanti

12-02-2022, 19:34

Very sad news. My condolences. I wish the family strength. Sad

بواسطة Pencioner

Scribe (1610)

صورة Pencioner

12-02-2022, 20:11

Rest in Peace, Remy.

بواسطة WORP3

Paladin (864)

صورة WORP3

12-02-2022, 21:11

Rest in peace Remy, thanks for all of your contribution. Way to young to go, my condolences to you and your relatives.
Cancer, something we hear way to often lately Crying

بواسطة ren

Paragon (1947)

صورة ren

12-02-2022, 22:03

I never met him in person, but I enjoyed his presence here: steady, calm & friendly.

Thanks for this commemoration post.

بواسطة alexito

Paladin (761)

صورة alexito

12-02-2022, 22:19

Very sad news. Rest in peace Remy. Never know him but I love delta software for sure. My condolences to his family. Crying

بواسطة saccopharynx

Master (175)

صورة saccopharynx

12-02-2022, 23:35

Unbelievable, he posted just a few days ago. Have a nice journey, Remy :-(

بواسطة turbor

Hero (529)

صورة turbor

13-02-2022, 01:10

I met him at the fairs and it was always nice to chat with him. 49 is way too young to go. My condolences to his family and friends.

بواسطة Guillian

Prophet (3529)

صورة Guillian

13-02-2022, 01:50

He was an active MSX user until the end. Rest in pace, mate. My condolences to his family.

بواسطة syn

Prophet (2135)

صورة syn

13-02-2022, 02:00

My condolences.

بواسطة max_iwamoto

Paladin (673)

صورة max_iwamoto

13-02-2022, 04:51

My condolences.

بواسطة dan

Master (248)

صورة dan

13-02-2022, 08:15

still shocked by this terrible news. my condolences to his family

بواسطة gdx

Enlighted (6436)

صورة gdx

13-02-2022, 09:53

My condolences.
I never met him in person, but I enjoyed his contributions.

بواسطة roadfighter

Champion (467)

صورة roadfighter

13-02-2022, 09:59

My condolences.

بواسطة Sebbeug

Champion (405)

صورة Sebbeug

13-02-2022, 11:51

It's very sad... My condolences.

بواسطة Pac

Scribe (7103)

صورة Pac

13-02-2022, 12:07

Very sad news. He was an example for us all here. We will always miss users like him. Crying

بواسطة Whizzy

Master (213)

صورة Whizzy

13-02-2022, 12:28

Sad news.. .Sad my condolences to the family

بواسطة Haze

Master (152)

صورة Haze

13-02-2022, 13:27

Sincerest condolences to Remy's family and friends. I only knew him superficially from various fairs, but he always seemed like a nice upstanding guy, both online and in person.

بواسطة Totally Chaos

Rookie (23)

صورة Totally Chaos

13-02-2022, 15:21

My condolences to his Wife and children and family, much strength coming time

Rinus Stoker

بواسطة DrWh0

Paladin (842)

صورة DrWh0

13-02-2022, 15:29

My condolences, he was a very nice person, we will miss him.

بواسطة Josb

Master (206)

صورة Josb

13-02-2022, 16:33

Rest in peace, friend.

بواسطة Randam

Paragon (1431)

صورة Randam

13-02-2022, 17:08

Very, very sad news to hear that Remy has come to pass. He will sorely be missed for the nice guy he was! Condolences to his family and friends for their loss. On fairs we got to know each other as competing bidders on some Konami game auctions. But that basically proved that we just liked the same kind of games. He was fun to talk to and be around. And I like that I have worked with some translations together with him and Rambi and on some other stuff. TheKid was a great guy who made some ambitious projects with Deltasoft for our beloved MSX computer. Great games like Thunderbird, Find It, Lucky Darts, Oh No Grams and a lot of cool demos as well. The MSX world has lost a great person in you.

His coming to pass is saddening and I wish he'd have had a lot more years to enjoy.

بواسطة Uninteresting

Champion (366)

صورة Uninteresting

13-02-2022, 17:32

My condolences.

بواسطة Louthrax

Prophet (2496)

صورة Louthrax

13-02-2022, 19:18

Sad news indeed... Rest in peace Remy.

بواسطة Samor

Prophet (2220)

صورة Samor

13-02-2022, 19:32

My condolences.

بواسطة MP83

Master (236)

صورة MP83

13-02-2022, 20:22

My condolences. I never knew the guy personally, but I was familiar with Deltasoft and some of the stuff that they've done. He died way too young.

بواسطة The Apeman

Master (252)

صورة The Apeman

13-02-2022, 20:30

My condolences to his family and friends. I didn't know him personally but enjoyed his great contributions to MSX.

بواسطة Manuel

Ascended (19678)

صورة Manuel

14-02-2022, 00:10

I don't know what to say... really, out of words. But I am very happy and proud of this news post: we will not forget him.

بواسطة black hawk

Expert (124)

صورة black hawk

14-02-2022, 00:54

Thank you Remy for everything you have done for us.

بواسطة KdL

Paragon (1485)

صورة KdL

14-02-2022, 01:39

My condolences.

بواسطة moldov31337

Expert (106)

صورة moldov31337

14-02-2022, 02:56

Very, very sad news...

I never met Remy in real life, but I got acquainted with him recently. I was lucky to know him alive and bought signed Snatcher Act3 and some other very cool stuff from Deltasoft which I missed before. He's gone and we cannot return him back, but he left huge heritage of his art.

Here is the cool stuff I got from him. It's time to replay all those masterpieces and memorize.

Rest in peace, chief! Crying

Deltasoft pearls and gems

بواسطة mesiasmsx

Prophet (3455)

صورة mesiasmsx

14-02-2022, 07:41

My condolences to MRC, Delta Soft, friends and his family.

بواسطة QBee Sam

Champion (297)

صورة QBee Sam

14-02-2022, 10:50

My condolences to family and friends.

بواسطة Imanok

Paragon (1200)

صورة Imanok

14-02-2022, 11:09

What a pity! Crying

I never knew him in person, but we crossed some emails in the past and he was a nice guy, for sure.

Remy, rest in peace, wherever you are! A big hug!

بواسطة Grauw

Ascended (10821)

صورة Grauw

14-02-2022, 11:12

It’s a great shock that Remy is no longer with us. He was such a nice guy… Crying

I wish a lot of strength to Johan.

بواسطة PingPong

Enlighted (4155)

صورة PingPong

14-02-2022, 12:03

Very sad new. My condolences to the family

بواسطة Popolon_fr

Expert (84)

صورة Popolon_fr

14-02-2022, 12:25

I share your emotion. My condolences to his family.

بواسطة Bas040

Master (222)

صورة Bas040

14-02-2022, 12:41

Very sad new. My condolences.
I did not have have much contact with Remy but I will remember him as a very nice person.

بواسطة uberjack

Champion (328)

صورة uberjack

14-02-2022, 22:27

Absolutely terrible. Condolences to his family.

بواسطة Rataplan

Champion (354)

صورة Rataplan

14-02-2022, 23:31

Crying I just learned about Remy's passing. What a terrible news. I wish all his family, friends and the ones that loved him all the strength they need. So sad to loose young people Crying
It now turns out he lived about 5 kilometers from me, just in the next town. That's the weird thing internet can do, you can be on a forum, thinking to be on the other site of the world and be practically neighbors... Have a good last trip Remy.

بواسطة yustmenl

Rookie (32)

صورة yustmenl

15-02-2022, 09:34

R.I.P. Remy, and my condolences to his family and friends!

بواسطة jltursan

Prophet (2619)

صورة jltursan

15-02-2022, 09:50

I'm sure he would be happy to read all this thread, indeed he won't be forgotten. RIP theKid Sad

بواسطة x-nen Aivalahostia

Paragon (1562)

صورة x-nen Aivalahostia

15-02-2022, 10:19

Very sad news, My condolences.

بواسطة msxrestarter

Master (224)

صورة msxrestarter

15-02-2022, 21:49

My condolences Crying

بواسطة JGM

Master (144)

صورة JGM

16-02-2022, 08:43

Sad news indeed Crying my condolences to his family...

بواسطة raymond

Hero (653)

صورة raymond

16-02-2022, 19:26

My condolences to his family and friends.

بواسطة thegeps

Paragon (1251)

صورة thegeps

17-02-2022, 06:52

Sad news Sad I've never met him, but as soon as I read his nickname, the sharp image of his avatar came to mind.
Rest in peace and condolences to his family

بواسطة enribar

Paragon (1224)

صورة enribar

17-02-2022, 08:10

Very sad news, my condolences to his family and friends.
I'm sure you'll play MSX in heaven!

بواسطة konamiman

Paragon (1211)

صورة konamiman

17-02-2022, 16:59

Damn, I was exchanging emails with him regarding Snatcher Act 3 almost exactly one year ago... Crying Life isn't fair.

Also, what a sad coincidence... my friend Marcos Rosales "Mato#34", former MSX user and famous in Spain for his chaotical writing style in the SD Mesxes fanzine and for his superhero-like performances in user meetings (as Capitán Corbata or as a generic caped one), also passed on a February 8th four years ago, also due to cancer, and also way too young (he was just 43).

بواسطة Vampier

Prophet (2415)

صورة Vampier

17-02-2022, 20:28

My well wished to who he left behind Sad I knew he was sick but I wasn't aware it was terminal Sad

بواسطة chimo

Supporter (7)

صورة chimo

18-02-2022, 21:17

My condolences to his family and close friends

بواسطة Daemos

Prophet (2169)

صورة Daemos

18-02-2022, 22:40

Sad news. Another loss.. Sad

بواسطة Moniz

Champion (401)

صورة Moniz

19-02-2022, 16:42

I've personly never met Remy, but it's always sad to hear that someone has passed away way too soon in life..
I've noticed he was still very active right till before his passing, that makes me think he was strong and not giving up..
I wish his family, friends and members of Delta-soft all the strength needed..

بواسطة Avkooi

Expert (101)

صورة Avkooi

20-02-2022, 17:03

What a tragic news... I never met Remy, but I bought some games and soundtrack CD's from him. He was a very kind guy with a big MSX heart. He will be missed... My sincere condolances to his family and friends.

بواسطة Chanur

Supporter (6)

صورة Chanur

20-02-2022, 20:20

49 is no age! Rest in Peace Crying

بواسطة [D-Tail]

Ascended (8263)

صورة [D-Tail]

21-02-2022, 21:19

Remy, all the best on the other side! My condolences to his family and those close to him.

بواسطة Bodhi1969

Expert (96)

صورة Bodhi1969

24-02-2022, 09:38

My condolences!

بواسطة SKiLLa

Expert (121)

صورة SKiLLa

05-07-2023, 12:20

So that's why I didn't seem him at the latest MSX fair; what a sad news, his personality - and work - will be greatly missed.