Shroud – Equipment, Chair, PC, Configs and Settings

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Biography

Michael Grzesiek aka Shroud is a Canadian / Polish Twitch streamer, YouTuber and a gamer. He was born on June 2, 1994 in Missisauga, Ontario, Canada. He currently lives in Orange County, California, USA.  Although of Polish descent he can’t speak Polish language well.

Shroud began playing video games very early in his life, but he become popular playing Counter Strike Global Offensive for e-sports team Complexity Gaming which later on got acquired by Cloud9. Beside CS GO he is equally skilled in PUBG, Apex Legends and Fortnite video games.

He is famous for being brave player and having many tricks at disposal. He was able to stop single handedly enemy rushes in all of the games he played. Beside clutching he belongs to some of the most accurate players in the world.

Not much is known about his relationships. He was with the Jessica Rago until January 2019. It is rumored that he is currently in relationship with Hannah Kennedy.

Shroud is 5ft 6in (168 cm) tall and weighs 143 lbs (65 kg).

Equipment

As for any professional player and streamer it is very hard to figure out what’s his real equipment and what is sponsored gear which he must use publicly. Never the less Shroud has high quality gear at his disposal.

Mouse, Mousepad and Keyboard

Shroud uses Logitech G303 mouse and HyperX Fury S Pro.

He has two keyboards. One is HyperX Alloy FPS RGB keyboard and other one being HyperX Alloy Elite Gaming Keyboard.

Headset

Due the sponsorship reasons, he uses HyperX Cloud Flight wireless headset.

Microphone and Preamps

Michael uses Shure SM7B microphone, Rode PSA 1 boom arm and two Scarlett 2i2 audio interfaces.

Camera

Shroud uses Logitech Brio webcam for streaming.

Monitor

Shroud uses Acer Predator XB272 27” 1920×1080 240 Hz gaming monitor.

PC / Laptop

Shroud main PC has the following specs:

CPU: Intel Core I7 8700k

GPU: nVidia GeForce RTX 2080 TI

Motherboard: Asus ROG Maximus X Formula

RAM: G.SKILL TRIDENTZ 32 GB DDR4 RAM

SSD: Samsung 960 PRO 2 TB

Desk and Chair

His desk brand is unknown. In the past he used Maxnomic Cloud9 Pro, but recently he moved to much better but also much more expensive Herman Miller Embody chair.

Software

Michael Grzesiek uses Windows 10, OBS Studio, Fortnite, PUB:G and Apex Legends.

Lighting

He has the basic LED ring light from Amazon.

Configs and Settings

Shroud Apex Legends Configs

Mouse Settings

DPISensitivityADS Multiplier
45031
HzMouse AccelerationMouse Invert
1000OffOff

Key Bindings

SprintUltimate AbilityCrouch (Toggle)
Left ShiftZC
JumpTactical AbilityCrouch (Hold)
Mousewheel DownQLeft Control
Interact / PickupInventoryFire Mode
FTABB
MeleeReloadAim (Hold)
Mouse 4RRight Mouse Click
Equip GrenadeShield ToggleHealth Item
GHMouse 5

Video Settings

Display ModeAspect RatioResolutionField of View
Full Screen16:91920×1080105
Color Blind ModeV-SyncAdaptive Resolution FPSAnti-Aliasing
OffDisabled0TSAA
Texture Streaming BudgetTexture FilteringAmbient Occlusion QualitySun Shadow Coverage
Insane (8GB VRAM)Anisotropic 4XDisabledLow
Sun Shadow DetailSpot Shadow DetailVolumetric LightningDynamic Spot Shadows
LowDisabledDisabledDisabled
Model DetailEffects DetailImpact MarksRagdolls
HighLowLowLow

Shroud Fortnite Configs

Mouse Settings

DPISensitivity XSensitivity Y
4500.1290.129
HzTargeting SensitivityScope Sensitivity
10000.6530.563

Key Bindings

WallFloorStairsRoof
QXEMouse 4
TrapUseBuilding EditReload / Rotate
TFGR
CrouchSprint by DefaultInventoryMap
Left ControlOnIMouse 5

Other

Hud ScaleBrightnessColor Blind ModeNvidia Settings
10.5OffDefault

Videos Settings

Income and Net Worth

Many sites estimate that his net worth is between $4 and $8 million. Social Blade estimate that he gets anywhere between $4.1K – $65.6K monthly just from YouTube, while we estimated that his YouTube earnings are around $15k per month

Social Profiles

References