Michael “Shroud” Grzesiek
Shroud is a retired professional CSGO player. He was born on June 2, 1994, in Canada and started playing CSGO at a very early age. Shroud has been a mainstay at the reddit platform therefore earning the nickname of King of Reddit. During his career, Shroud has played for top tier North American teams in CSGO and has earned many trophies and accolades. Shroud retired from competitive play in 2018 to pursue streaming.
Shroud CSGO Settings
Shroud Mouse Settings
cl_crosshaircolor 3; cl_fixedcrosshairgap -2.5; cl_crosshairstyle 1; hud_showtargetid 1;
viewmodel_fov 68; viewmodel_offset_x 2.5; viewmodel_offset_y 1; viewmodel_offset_z -1.5; viewmodel_presetpos 3; cl_viewmodel_shift_left_amt 0; cl_viewmodel_shift_right_amt 0; viewmodel_recoil 0; cl_righthand 1;
cl_bob_lower_amt 5; cl_bobamt_lat 0.1; cl_bobamt_vert 0.1; cl_bobcycle 0.98;
Shroud Video Settings
Laptop Power Savings
Global Shadow Quality
Model / Texture Detail
Boost Player Contrast
Multisampling Anti-Aliasing Mode
Texture Filtering Mode
Wait for Vertical Sync
Use Uber Shaders
Shroud’s Most Popular CS:GO Video
Shroud showed keen interest in CSGO, but it was not until the release of CSGO that he would join his first professional team Slow Motion. Shroud’s entry into the CSGO world was explosive to say the least and very early on he started showing his expertise in the game.
After playing with the team for 1-year Shroud joined Exertus eSports but he would soon leave Exertus after spending just 1 month. In 2014, Shroud bounced between different teams and finally settled with Cloud9. He signed the Cloud9 contract in August 2014 and played with the team until his retirement.
Cloud9 was the team which allowed Shroud to truly shine at the biggest stage of CSGO competition. With Cloud9 Shroud earned many trophies and accolades. He was also in the consideration for being the best North American player of his time.
Besides his professional career, Shroud also remained very active on reddit therefore earning him the nickname of King of Reddit. Due to his reddit engagement, Shroud also earned the nickname of Shroudy Rowdy. Shroud retired from competitive CSGO play in April 2018.
Social Media and Net worth Shroud
Shroud is among the most popular gamers of his era. He has massive fan following and his social media accounts attract more followers than any other CSGO professional player.
Shroud has 1.8 million followers on Twitter, 6.8 million subscribers on YouTube, 10.1 million followers on Twitch, and 1.5 million followers on Instagram. During his career, Shroud has amassed a massive net worth. Approximately Shroud has a current net worth of $20 million.