shroud

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[e][h]Cloud9logo std.png shroud
Shroud at SL i-League S2.jpeg
Player Information
Name:
Michael Grzesiek
Birth:
June 2, 1994 (1994-06-02) (age 23)
Country:
Status:
Team:
Role(s):
Approx. Total Winnings:
$214,313
Links
History
2013-??-?? – 2014-0?-??
2014-02-?? – 2014-03-??
2014-03-?? – 2014-07-??
2014-07-?? – 2014-08-01
compLexity Gaming (Stand-in)
2014-08-01 – Present

Michael "shroud" Grzesiek (born June 2, 1994) is a professional Counter-Strike: Global Offensive player from Tornto, Ontario, Canada. He is also of Polish descent.

Professional Career[edit]

Mike "shroud" Grzesiek, member of the Cloud9 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive team, has been playing since its launch. He rose to prominence through the popularity of his twitch stream as well as his talent in the game which he displayed in ESEA-M with Slow Motion and then with Exertus and Manajuma in ESEA-I. He is mostly known for his lurking and clutching ability, as well as his weapon accuracy. After his time in Manajuma, he was acquired by compLexity Gaming as a stand-in replacing Todd "anger" Williams. Upon compLexity being acquired by Cloud9 on August 1st 2014, he was signed as a permanent player like the rest of his teammates. As of now, he is the second longest standing member of the team alongside Jordan "n0thing" Gilbert.

Gear and settings[edit]

Mouse settings[1] (list of)
Mouse Effective DPI cm/360 in/360 DPI In-game sens. Windows sens. Raw input? Polling rate
Logitech G303 1000 41.6 16.4 400 2.5 6/11 On 1000 Hz
Last updated on 2017-07-06 (21 days ago).
Hardware[1]
Mouse Mousepad
Logitech-icon.png Logitech G303 Logitech-icon.png Logitech G640
Monitor Refresh rate In-game resolution Scaling
Benq-icon.png BenQ XL2430T 144 Hz 1920×1080 Native
Keyboard Headset
Logitech-icon.png Logitech G810 Logitech-icon.png Logitech G633
Last updated on 2017-07-06 (21 days ago).
Crosshair settings[1]
Style Size Thickness Gap Outline Dot Color Alpha
4 3.5 1.5 -2 Yes (thickness 1) No (0) Light blue (4) 255
Click "Expand" for a code to copy and paste into your console.
cl_crosshairalpha 255; cl_crosshaircolor 4; cl_crosshairdot 0; cl_crosshairgap -2; cl_crosshairsize 3.5; cl_crosshairstyle 4; cl_crosshairusealpha 1; cl_crosshairthickness 1.5; cl_crosshair_outlinethickness 1; cl_crosshair_drawoutline 1;

Achievements[edit]

Date Placement Tier Tournament Team Result Prize
2017-07-09 A22nd A1Premier Csgo icon.png ESL One: Cologne 2017 Cloud9logo std.png 0 : 3 Sklogo std.png $40,000
2017-06-25 A33 - 4th A1Premier Csgo icon.png Esports Championship Series Season 3 - Finals Cloud9logo std.png 0 : 2 FaZe Clanlogo std.png $65,000
2017-06-11 A11st A2Major Csgo icon.png Americas Minor Championship 2017 - Kraków Cloud9logo std.png 2 : 1 Immortalslogo std.png $30,000
2016-10-30 A11st A1Premier Csgo icon.png ESL Pro League Season 4 - Finals Cloud9logo std.png 2 : 1 Sklogo std.png $200,000
2016-09-18 A22nd A1Premier Csgo icon.png DreamHack Bucharest 2016 Cloud9logo std.png 0 : 2 Virtuslogo std.png $20,000
2016-07-21 A55 - 8th A1Premier Csgo icon.png ELEAGUE Season 1 Cloud9logo std.png 1 : 2 Navilogo std.png $50,000
2016-06-25 A55 - 6th A1Premier Csgo icon.png Esports Championship Series Season 1 - Finals Cloud9logo std.png 0 : 2 Tsmlogo std.png $65,000
2015-11-15 A11st A1Premier Csgo icon.png iBUYPOWER Cup Cloud9logo std.png 2 : 1 Liquidlogo std.png $65,000
2015-07-05 A22nd A1Premier Csgo icon.png ESL ESEA Pro League Season I - Finals Cloud9logo std.png 1 : 3 Fnatic origlogo std.png $60,000
2015-06-22 A11st A1Premier Csgo icon.png ESL ESEA Pro League Season 1 - North America Cloud9logo std.png 19/3 Grp. S. $18,000
About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament

Trivia[edit]

  • Is one of the most popular pro players who actively streams, regularly pulling in more than 8000 viewers.
  • His original alias was "eclipse," but later when the name was taken he changed to "shroud" as it was the first synonym of "eclipse" he could find. This is why his former name on Twitch is mEclipse.
  • He was chosen to be in the "All Star" MLG Columbus match for the American side.
  • He was originally a fan of teammate, n0thing during his time playing for teams like Evil Geniuses Counter-Strike 1.6.
  • shroud had originally joined Cloud9, then compLexity Gaming through former Manajuma teammate, Derek "dboorN" Boorn.[2]

Media[edit]

Highlight videos[edit]

2016-02-28 – shroud vs Renegades
2016-02-28 — HLTV.org highlights shroud vs Dignitas
2014-10-31 – HLTV.org highlights shroud vs AlienTech
2014-10-25 – HLTV.org highlights shroud vs LDLC.com
2014-08-14 – TheDemoVault highlights shroud vs Titan
2014-06-26 – HLTV.org highlights shroud vs Exertus eSports
2014-05-21 – HLTV.org highlights shroud vs NetCodeGuides

Interviews[edit]

2015[edit]

2014[edit]

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Shroud's hnlBot Commands
  2. "HTC Origins". HTC Esports. 2017-06-01.