What is the net worth of Tom Cassell?
Tom Cassell, better known online as Syndicate, is a YouTuber and video game streamer from England with a net worth of $6 million.
He came into the limelight with his YouTube channel named TheSyndicateProject in 2010 and quickly gained a following by producing gamingâcommentary videos. He later created a Twitch channel and became the first person to surpass one million followers on the platform on August 17, 2014.
Quick Facts About Tom Cassell
|Tom Cassell Net Worth||$6 Million|
|Full Name||Thomas George Cassell|
|Date of Birth||23 June 1993|
|Height||5 ft 7 in (1.7 m)|
Tom Cassell Earnings, Career, Wiki, and More
As of November 2021, he is expected to have a net worth of $6 million which he mainly gained from his successful YouTube career. His overall worth consists of his earnings along with his assets including properties, automobiles, and more. He also makes money by advertising merchandised products on his channels regularly as well as various sponsorship and endorsement deals.
On September 3, 2010, he launched his YouTube channel, TheSyndicateProject which has been renamed to Syndicate now. The channel was founded on let's play videos for Halo and Modern Warfare 2, but it rose to fame following the introduction of Call of Duty: Black Ops' "zombies" mode and his subsequent videos highlighting the game mode on his channel. He then grew even more as a result of his Minecraft videos, particularly his "The Minecraft Project" series.
His primary YouTube channel has around 9.77 million subscribers with more than 2 billion overall views on his more than 3500 videos uploaded as of November 2021. His main channel receives over 200,000 video views daily. In a single month, most of his videos receive between 250,000 and 500,000 views, after which the increase stops. In terms of YouTube earnings, he earns roughly $1,200 each day, totaling $440,000 per year.
He was also one of the three proprietors of the MultiCube Minecraft Network, which had over 1,254,000 users at the time of its closure in early 2015 since it was no longer financially sustainable. He also has a second channel called Life of Tom with around 2.6 million subscribers, which focuses on vlogs. He receives an average of 360,000 views every day, resulting in daily profits of roughly $600. Over a year, his total earnings should be roughly $220,000 from his second channel only.
In addition to his YouTube stardom, he also manages a Twitch channel with over 3.1 million followers as of November 2021, making it one of the most popular on the streaming platform.
In November 2014, he and fellow YouTuber Adam Montoya, in collaboration with media business 3BlackDot, founded Jetpak, a multi-channel network aimed at a more equitable revenue distribution model. He stated in February 2016 that he will play Loki in the Marvel Avengers Academy mobile app game.
In late 2013, he was paid $30,000 to promote Microsoft's recently released Xbox One system alongside other YouTubers as part of a promotional campaign. Because YouTubers, including him, neglected to declare that they were paid by Microsoft to support the game, the endorsement violated FTC standards.
Gamasutra revealed in August 2015 that he had again broken FTC standards on YouTuber disclosures by posting multiple Let's Play videos of 3BlackDot's game Dead Realm without revealing their financial ties to the game.
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Tom Cassell Relationship and Personal Life
Kaitlin Witcher was his first publicized girlfriend. They met through Minecraft, but their relationship ended after he burned down her house on a Minecraft server.
Jess Hollingworth was his next girlfriend. Until early 2016, they were dating. He declared his relationship with Lydia Hewitt-Lee in 2017. They appeared to be a wonderful match, and he frequently referred to her as his wife. He even released videos with titles like Paris with the Wife!, which only added to the confusion because some viewers assumed the couple was married when they were only dating.
Fellow streamers Kaitlin Witcher (his ex-girlfriend) and Natalie Casanova filed sexual assault and rape charges against him in June 2020, which he dismissed as "false" and a "character assassination". The action of two ladies he used to call friends astonished and upset him, he added.
Tom Cassell Early Life, Family, and Education
On June 23, 1993, he was born in Manchester, England. There is no detailed information regarding his parents and their occupation, although he often shares his family's pictures on Instagram. He has a sister whose name is Alice.
He attended The Blue Coat secondary school in Oldham, Greater Manchester when he was younger. After completing his A-levels at Hyde Clarendon College, he dropped out of school and resigned from his job at McDonald's, opting to focus on his YouTube channel rather than attending university.
Interesting Facts About Tom Cassell
- As of November 2021, he has around 1.4 million subscribers on his Instagram account. (@syndicate)
- In July 2016, he was heavily criticized and named as a defendant in a class-action lawsuit for promoting the gambling website CSGOLotto.com without reporting a potential conflict of interest.
- He has two more YouTube channels named Syndicate Recats and Syndicate Clips having 49k and 108k subscribers respectively.