Sean Plott Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Sri Dhanya
Mar 01, 2024 By Sri Dhanya
Originally Published on Feb 07, 2023
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Sean Plott is an American commentator and game designer.
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About Sean Plott

Sean Saintmichael Plott, also known as Day[9], is a well-known American designer, commentator, and professional gamer.

He is well acknowledged for his contributions to StarCraft, where he constantly played as a gamer. He ended up working for them as a commentator and hosted numerous events for a while.

Plott has widened his horizons as time has gone by, playing a broad range of competitive games, such as 'Magic: The Gathering', 'Hearthstone', and 'Dota 2', where he co-hosted The International 2017. His YouTube account, Day9TV, has 565000 subscribers as of 2022.

Sean Saintmichael Plott stopped playing competitively after the introduction of 'StarCraft II' and shifted his attention to streaming full-time. He frequently worked the North American Star League, the Intel Extreme Masters' Cup, the Major League Gaming Pro Circuit, and DreamHack LAN. Plott also appeared on 'State Of The Game', where he spoke about recent developments in the StarCraft community.

His brother is also a video game player known as Tasteless a.k.a Nick Plott.

Sean Plott's Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Sean Plott's net worth?

His net worth is approximately $4 million as of 2022. Although his salary situation is still being investigated, we know that his primary source of income is from competing in eSports.

How much does Sean Plott earn per year?

Sean Plott's annual income is yet to be disclosed to the public.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Sean Plott?

Sean Plott is 6 ft 4 in (193 cm) in height.

How old is Sean Plott?

Having American citizenship, Sean Plott was born on June 27, 1986, in Leawood, Kansas, United States. As of 2022, he is 36 years old.

Childhood And Education

Plott was born a Catholic in Leawood, Kansas, and went to Rockhurst High School. At that point, he and his brother Nicolas 'Tasteless' Plott began playing 'StarCraft: Brood War'. After high school, he went to Harvey Mudd College in Claremont, California, where he majored in mathematics and graduated with a bachelor's degree. Sean continued his education after college at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, where he graduated in May 2011 with a Master of Fine Arts in Interactive Media.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Sean Plott's partner?

Sean Plott is married to Brit Weisman, who he has been dating since the start of his career. Their relationship started at the end of 2011 in December. They would often go on dates around the city. They got married on October 3, 2020, in a small and private ceremony abiding by the social distancing protocols reinforced by the pandemic. They do not have a child yet as of 2022.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Plott was a devoted StarCraft player in the West, taking part in numerous competitions across the US while representing the Zerg. Plott's first notable victory was finishing 12th at the World Cyber Games (WCG) competition in the USA in 2004. Plott contested for the USA at the WCG Grand Finals and landed in the top 200. Later, Plott finished first in the 2005 WCG USA competition and second in 2006. He was a significant participant in the BlizzCon 2011 event, from the provincial invitational qualifiers through the finals hosted there. Additionally, he cast other events that he co-hosted, including the King of the Beta SC2 beta tournament and the After Hours Gaming League. Plott worked as a caster for the Red Bull LAN and the MLG Winter Championship in 2012.

Charity Work

Sean and his wife had started a Gofundme fundraiser offered to charities. The fundraiser collected $9305, which was donated to the chosen charity.

They donated $5000 to Feeding America and Alzheimer's Foundation of America instead of spending on their honeymoon.

What awards has Sean Plott won?

He won the Golden Joystick Award in 2016 for being the gaming personality of the year.

Other Interesting About Sean Plott Facts And Trivia

  • The match between Sean Plott and Sherwin Mahbod in the World Cyber Games SA Grand Finals in 2005 is one of the most popular and fan-favorite videos of all time. Nicholas Tasteless Plott was the commentator for this World Cyber Games.
  • The former professional gamer Sean Plott is known for finishing in the first two positions at the World Cyber Games, apart from his work in the Western StarCraft scenes.
  • Nick Plott is Sean Plott's brother, known by his nickname - Tasteless. Professional commentator Nick Plott started his career in Seoul, North Korea, commenting on e-sports competitions.
  • Born in Leawood, Kansas, Plott placed first at the WCG USA tournament in 2005.
  • Apart from being a professional American esports commentator, Plott became a part of Artillery in 2013. Plott gained hands-on experience working on the real-time strategy game taken to beta testing in 2016. He left the company three years after he joined and the game 'Guardians Of Atlas' was taken offboard in September 2016.
  • The American host is more famous for his Day9 Daily show, which discusses high-level play.
  • The game designer won the WCG Pan-American Tournament in 2007, which made him famous in the field. After this Pan-American Tournament, he kept playing and contributing to Team Liquid, a popular game Starcraft site.
  • He also believes that the game 'Starcraft' is more like a culture and a lifestyle rather than just a tournament.
  • His show initially focused on analyzing pro matches in detail and opened to general themes. The audience started expecting more with Starcraft II's release. Plott eventually became one of the in-demand commentators and became a part of several major events concerning the game. 
  • The game designer was also working 15 hours in some weeks; at this point, he was still in the university.

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Sean Plott Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

Sean Saintmichael Plott

Date of Birth

1986-06-27

Nationality

American

Place of Birth

Leawood

Age

Height

193 cm

Education

University of Southern California (2011), Harvey Mudd College, Rockhurst High School

Net Worth

4000000

Partner

Brit Weisman

Siblings

Nicolas Plott
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