Tom Cassell - Updated Feb 2024

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Manchester, England

Tom Cassell

Tom Cassell is a British comedic gaming video blogger who has gained more than 9.75 million subscribers to his YouTube channel. Tom Cassell is also popular on Twitch with over 2.9 million followers on his syndicate account.

Early Life and Childhood

Tom Cassell is 29 years old. He was born on June 23, 1993, in Manchester, United Kingdom, under the astrological sign of Cancer. Likewise, he has a sibling, a sister named Alice Cassel who often gets featured on his Instagram handles. His mother’s name is Karen. He seems to be very close with his family members and often features them on social media handles.

Moving toward his educational background, he went to The Blue Coat School in Oldham, Greater Manchester. Later, he attended Hyde Clarendon College where he sat his A-levels. After that, he worked briefly at McDonald’s, deciding against attending university to concentrate on his YouTube channel.

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Caption: Tom Cassell in his childhood picture along with his mother and sister (Source: Instagram)

Tom Cassell – Net Worth 2023

Speaking on Tom Cassell’s earnings, he is a famous British YouTube star who has garnered a decent sum of money through his YouTube videos. He runs channels Life of Tom and TheSyndicateProject. Therefore, his estimated net worth is around $6.5 million. Moreover, with good fame and fortune, he is living a generous and happy life.

Professional Life

Professionally, Tom Cassell is a British YouTuber, streamer, and vlogger famous for his YouTube video content and Twitch live streams. He registered his YouTube channel TheSyndicateProject and quickly established a following by uploading gaming–commentary videos. Later he registered his Twitch channel. He even posts daily vlogs on his second YouTube channel, Life of Tom.

Likewise, he started his YouTube channel, Syndicate, on 3 September 2010. However, he did not upload any videos until a year. He uploaded his first debut video titled “Syndicates Gaming Set Up – 150,000 Subscriber Video,” on May 6, 2011. The first video successfully garnered around 546,225 views.

Next, he uploaded another video titled “The Secret “8th Perk” ! Black Ops Zombies: Call Of The Dead (Read Description),” on the same day. This video went viral and has more than 2 million views.

The channel created Halo and Modern Warfare 2 Let’s Play videos but came to prominence with the release of the Call of Duty: Black Ops “zombies” mode and his subsequent videos featuring the game mode on his channel. Further, he grew popular due to the series “The Minecraft Project”. He even operates a second channel, “Life Of Tom” previously known as SyndicateCentral, which consists primarily of vlogs.

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Caption: Tom on one of the YouTube videos (Source: YouTube)


Moreover, he joined this channel on September 25, 2011. He uploads new vlogs every day at 6 p.m. His vlogging channel has garnered almost 2.62 million subscribers.  On 17 August 2014, he created his Twitch account. He became the first user on the site to reach 1 million followers.  He gained over 2.4 million followers, making it the most followed channel on the website at the time.

One of the most-watched and popular videos on the channel was titled “GREEN SCREEN GHOST PRANK!,” on February 25, 2015. The video has garnered almost 28,561,617 views. Some of the other notable videos include “GHOST CHILLI PEPPER CHALLENGE!,” and “TRY NOT TO LAUGH! (With A Twist)!” with 5.9 million views.

In November 2014, he along with fellow YouTuber Adam Montoya and in cooperation with media company 3BlackDot, launched a multi-channel network, Jetpak, proposing a more fair payment model for the revenue made. In February 2016, he announced the voice of Loki in the mobile app game Marvel Avengers Academy.

Advertising violations

In late 2013, Tom had to pay $30,000, along with other influential YouTubers, to increase Microsoft’s newly launched Xbox One console as part of a promotional campaign managed by Microsoft’s advertising agency and run by Machinima Inc. The endorsement operated afoul of Federal Trade Commission (FTC) regulations due to “influencers”, including him, having failed to disclose that they “were paid by Microsoft to say nice things about Xbox One and its games”.

Gamasutra reported that he had again violated FTC guidelines on disclosures for YouTubers in August 2015, due to publishing many Let’s Play videos of 3BlackDot’s game Dead Realm without disclosing their financial ties to the product.

Further, he even got heavily criticized and became a defendant in a class-action lawsuit in July 2016 as he promoted the gambling website  It was against violating FTC regulations. He promised in a statement posted on Twitter that he would be more transparent in the future after his role at the company was revealed by others.

Personal Life

Reflecting on Tom Cassell’s personal life, he is probably single currently. As of now, he is focusing on his career and enjoying his single life. Previously, he had been in a long-term relationship with Kaitlin Witcher. She is a video blogger and gaming commentator on YouTube who is famous by the name Kate Piddleass, or simply Piddleass.

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Caption: Tom’s photo from his previous relationship with Kate (Source: Instagram)

Previously, he had been into different controversies. But as of now, he is controversy-free and has maintained a good profile.

Body Measurements

Tom Cassell has maintained a good and healthy body physique. He has a height of 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighs around 65 kg. Moreover, his hair is brown and his eyes are dark brown. Further, he has a dashing and amazing personality.

Tom Cassell – Social Media

He is active on different social media platforms. His ‘@syndicate’ Instagram account has earned over 1.5 million followers. He is also available on Twitter with more than 2.2 million followers. Similarly, his main YouTube channel TheSyndicateProject has amassed over 9.79 million subscribers. He is also available on Facebook with more than 1.3 million followers.

Additionally, he has shared his Gmail, [email protected], for business inquiries. He also runs another vlogging YouTube channel Life of Tom with almost 2.62 million subscribers.