Shroud Biography And Net Worth
|Net Worth $20 M|
|Full Name Michael ‘Mike’ Grzesiek|
|Birth Date 2 June 1994|
|Age 28 years|
|Birthplace Mississauga, Ontario, Canada|
|Profession YouTuber, Twitch Streamer, Former Gamer|
|Zodiac Sign Gemini|
|Active Years 2013-2018, 2022-Present (Valorant player)|
Michael ‘Mike’ Grzesiek better known by his stage name Shroud (formerly known as mEclipse) is a Canadian YouTuber, Twitch streamer, Valorant and former Counter Strike: Global Offensive player through Cloud9. He has 6.82 million YouTube subscribers (with nearly 1 billion views) and 10.3 million Twitch followers. He held the record titled second longest standing player of Cloud9 for a very long time. Shroud currently lives in a mansion in Calabasas, Los Angeles, California.
Shroud Personal Life
Shroud was born on 2 June, 1994 in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. He is a Canadian-Polish gamer. He grew up in Mississauga and studied at local high school in the neighborhood.
Shroud Gaming Career
Initially, he started playing Counter Strike: Global Offensive with different ESEA teams namely Exertus, eSports, and Manajauma. Later signed in by compLexity gaming as a stand-in. In August 2014 was signed by Cloud9, when roster of compLexity was acquired by them. His career took off when he helped Cloud9 lead to first place upon finishing in ESL pro season league 4. Lastly, leading Cloud9 to second place at ESL One Cologne. He was declared ‘King of Reddit’ by ‘Global Offensive subreddit’ a networking space for counter strike: global offensive global community. He retired from Cloud9 & official game playing of Counter Strike: Global Offensive on 18 April 2018 to pursue a career in Twitch streaming. Sentinels signed him as their official team player for the game: Valorant on 22 July 2022.
Shroud Streaming Career
After quitting Cloud9 gaming team, he switched to streaming and reached 100,000 followers by streaming on Twitch social media platform on 10 March 2019. He left in October 2019 to join Microsoft. But later returned with a bang on 11 August 2020, getting 516,000 views back-to-back. Following in the footsteps of fellow gamer and rival Tyler ‘Ninja’ Blevins, Shroud left twitch and joined Microsoft streaming application called Mixer in October 2019. Later, Microsoft announced they were merging Mixer with Facebook gaming and offered Shroud new contract. At the same time, he was offered double money from Facebook gaming than Microsoft. Shroud famously refused to sign a contract under the merger with Facebook Gaming and received remaining amount from the Mixer contract buyout.
Shroud Awards and Nominations
- 2017-The Game Awards: Trending Gamer nominee
- 2019-Esports Awards: Streamer of the Year nominee
- 2019-won The Game Awards: Content Creator of the Year
- 2020-10th Streamy Awards: Live Streamer nominee
- 2021-11th Streamy Awards: Live Streamer nominee
- 2022-The Streamer Awards: Best FPS Streamer nominee
- 2022-won The Streamer Awards: Gamer of the Year
Shroud Marbles Net Worth
Shroud’s net worth is $20 million estimated in 2022. His main sources of income are from gaming and streaming career on YouTube and Twitch platforms.
Shroud Body Features
|Height 5 ft 06 in|
|Weight 61 kg|
|Eye Color Green|
|Hair Color Light brown|