Twitch streamer Arcadum accused of 'grooming and manipulation' as woman claims she was 'left in hospital with PTSD'

A POPULAR Twitch streamer has been accused of grooming and manipulating multiple women as one alleged victim claimed she was "left in hospital" with PTSD.

Dungeons and Dragons streamer Arcadum, real name Jeremy Black, is expected to publicly respond to the allegations from at least 10 women today.

Arcadum, 31, from Texas, said in a statement: "I will be addressing the events tomorrow on stream. Right now I am trying to find a place to set up so I can."

It comes as Novo Talent and Creative Agency terminated its contract with Arcadum following the string of allegations.

Boss Devin Nash claimed he was "not remotely truthful with our agency, and reported a vastly different situation than these women collaborated".

"I want to make a clear statement: we stand with the brave women who came out despite the difficulty and pressure of doing so. I encourage others to do the same," Nash said in a statement.

Nash also said he would personally would be distancing himself from all of Arcadum's work and he would no longer be taking part in his Dungeons and Dragons games.

Twitch streamer Momo was among the first women to post public accusations on Twitter against Arcadum, Dexerto reports.

She said: "I am doing this to save future women that could have the possibility of being manipulated by him. I am doing this in an attempt to inform people of his dedication to grooming the people in his life."

During a long "friendship" with Arcadum, who has 253,000 Twitch followers, Momo claimed he was emotionally manipulative.

She said he would "lash out at me, yet again, with the same cycle: angry, jealousy, sympathy farming, and reassurance of his stature".

Arcadum allegedly reached out to multiple female friends on August 26 and explained he was going to "block, and ban all the girls he had been involved with or close with" in an attempt to save his relationship with streamer Tiffany Tiefling.

But Momo claims that "it was not until later, when I was approached by the other women who he had forcibly removed, that he was simply trying to sweep all his wrongdoing under the rug, to salvage his reputation with his community".

Nine women have posted similar accusations, including Lyra121, Cri45, NaomiOop, SummerSalt, Rediculous, UzuriMia, Kelli Siren, and Folkana.

In a statement, Cri45 claimed she was "manipulated" by Arcadum and he hit on her after she approached him with a professional concern.

I am doing this to save future women that could have the possibility of being manipulated by him. I am doing this in an attempt to inform people of his dedication to grooming the people in his life.

She said the encounter triggered PTSD from past traumas he was aware of, and claimed he used her "like a pawn".

She said: "He started me on a spiral of PTSD, I didn’t sleep for days. It got so bad I needed to be hospitalized. He manipulated me and used me like a pawn knowing I was vulnerable."

Another alleged victim, Kelli Siren, said she was removed from one of Arcadum’s projects after his girlfriend found intimate chat history between the two of them.

Kelli claimed the streamer would harass her for intimate contact – and she obliged in fear of losing the friendship.

She said: "I was afraid of him. Every time after he would say he was sorry and ask if I really wanted it.

"This proves he knew he was harassing me. He would say it didn’t seem like I was into it. I wish I had just told him no bluntly instead of engaging, but it just didn’t feel easy for me to confront him on it."

And Folkana has accused Arcadum of sexual assault.

She said: "Arcadum asked to scratch my back and play with my hair.

"I was obviously okay with this because he hadn’t been intimate with me before this point and I am super friendly in this sense with others.

"It was only when his hands started wandering where they shouldn’t when it became something more."

He manipulated me and used me like a pawn knowing I was vulnerable.

Folkana said she remained "motionless" during the alleged assault, which she claimed lasted several minutes.

Following the public accusations on Twitter, Arcadum's girlfriend, Tiffany, said: "Imagine what they went through and multiply it by a thousand.

"I’d have to write a novel to tell my side of the story. I kicked him out when I found proof and changed the locks."

She added: "I’ve been questioning myself for so long I feel like I have no idea what is real. I’m so scared.

"I can’t eat without choking on tears. I can’t sleep without nightmares. My f****d up brain still loves and cares for him."

The Sun Online has contacted Arcadum for comment.

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