Video game streaming is of late providing an excellent platform for many people to have successful careers. One such individual is Shroud. He is a former professional player in the ‘Counter-Strike: Global Offensive.’ He is also famed as a player in the ‘PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds.’ Let’s find out how much is the net worth of Shroud in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
His official names are Michael ‘Mike’ Grzesiek born in Canada on the 2nd of June 1994. Mike who is of Polish descent was brought up in Mississauga, Ontario. For now, there is no information available about Mike’s education or his background.
Shroud is in a romantic relationship with Jessica Rago who works at Hyperx as an Esports, marketing manager. She is also a streamer who goes by the name of Dachhei. It is not clear if the two live together. The both live in Orange County, California.
Career, Awards, & Nominations
The professional career of Shroud started with teams like ‘Exertus,’ ‘Complexity.’ ‘Slow Motion,’ and ‘Manajuma.’ In 2014, he joined ‘Cloud9’ an eSport organization, where he served as a counter-striker player. It was at this time that he took part in several tournaments winning several prizes. One of his most significant winnings was at the ESL Pro League Finals in October 2016.
Shroud announced his exit from ‘Cloud9’ in August 2017, to go to Twitch as a full-time streamer. He, however, remained as a backup player for ‘Cloud9.’ He started his self-titled Twitch account that became very popular within a short time. Its fan base has grown to over 207 million views.
Shroud streams live the multiplayer online battle royale game PUBG, which got released in 2017. The ‘PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds live millions all over the world view streams.
Also, Shroud is very active on Twitter and YouTube. He created a YouTube channel in 2014, December and had managed to attract over 4 million followers so far. In this channel, he features highlights from some of his Twitch streams. Some of the featured videos include ‘PUGB in VR,’ ‘Shroud Vs. Silver,’ and ‘Shroud Trolling the Doc in PUGB.’
So far, the streamer has not won an international award. Shroud, however, achieved a lot and succeeded in many tournaments. These are considered as some of his significant achievements in his career. We hope he will be able to bag accolades in the future.
Net Worth & Earnings
The Twitch streamer has managed to accumulate a net worth of $2.5 million. The wealth came from the many prizes he has won over the years as a player. He also gets a lot of income from many endorsement deals that he has. His streams in his YouTube channel also generate good money.
Shroud is a successful game streamer as well as a Twitch star. He made a name for himself in the gaming industry and continues to rise. Today, he can afford a luxurious life thanks to his hard-earned wealth. He is still very young, and we can only hope he will continue to entertain us. We also hope he gets to the top of his game.