Yoozoo Games and a Netflix producer, Lin Qi has reportedly passed on after battling with suspected poisonings.
Qi until his demise was an executive producer with Netflix with Game of Thrones: Winter Is Coming game to his credit.
Yoozoo Group purchased the rights to Chinese sci-fi trilogy, The Three Body Problem n 2015.
In September, Netflix announced it would adapt the books into an English series with Game of Thrones creators, David Benioff and D. B. Weiss.
Shanghai police have detained a man for the alleged poisoning, Xu Yao has since been suspected as having hands in the Netflix producer death.
Lin,39 founded Yoozoo in 2009 Hurun China Rich List puts his net worth around 6.8billion yuan.
“Goodbye youth. We will be together, continue to be kind, continue to believe in goodness, and continue the fight against all that is bad”, the company said in a statement.