- Most Prize Money Awarded

This list represents the top 50 games with the most prize money based on information published on the internet. Sources include news articles, forum posts, live report threads, interviews, official statements, reliable databases, VODs and other publicly-accessable sources that preserve "historical" information.

Top 50 Games Awarding Prize Money

1229 Players
463 Tournaments

3494 Players
1530 Tournaments

1378 Players
3037 Tournaments

2524 Players
560 Tournaments

475 Players
287 Tournaments

6.Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$6,493,825.792890 Players862 Tournaments
7.WarCraft III$3,825,583.74325 Players691 Tournaments
8.Smite$3,519,145.64159 Players36 Tournaments
9.Counter-Strike: Source$2,380,362.12822 Players189 Tournaments
10.Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft$2,248,510.80612 Players341 Tournaments
11.World of WarCraft$2,057,340.61174 Players50 Tournaments
12.Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare$1,925,051.36491 Players222 Tournaments
13.Halo 3$1,832,079.40163 Players32 Tournaments
14.Call of Duty: Ghosts$1,565,871.38144 Players68 Tournaments
15.World of Tanks$1,532,593.71301 Players30 Tournaments
16.Call of Duty: Black Ops 2$1,436,417.04134 Players46 Tournaments
17.Halo 2$1,342,350.0091 Players56 Tournaments
18.Quake III Arena$1,123,004.53227 Players94 Tournaments
19.Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3$1,089,435.18155 Players20 Tournaments
20.Painkiller$1,015,000.0048 Players13 Tournaments
21.Heroes of the Storm$1,004,368.02485 Players162 Tournaments
22.CrossFire$864,653.07174 Players13 Tournaments
23.Heroes of Newerth$849,387.97127 Players21 Tournaments
24.Halo: Reach$770,822.0789 Players27 Tournaments
25.Defense of the Ancients$749,028.11253 Players69 Tournaments
26.Super Smash Bros. Melee$645,743.44490 Players442 Tournaments
27.Quake Live$633,156.67197 Players347 Tournaments
28.Quake 4$551,740.4688 Players48 Tournaments
29.Dead or Alive 4$487,495.3141 Players13 Tournaments
30.Halo 2 Anniversary$459,895.6676 Players17 Tournaments
31.Halo 4$420,550.0043 Players16 Tournaments
32.Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings$416,200.00118 Players11 Tournaments
33.Turbo Racing League$400,000.004 Players1 Tournament
34.Call of Duty: Black Ops$336,153.48117 Players19 Tournaments
35.Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare$320,190.78325 Players62 Tournaments
36.Ultra Street Fighter IV$304,901.16132 Players112 Tournaments
37.World in Conflict$293,338.2336 Players10 Tournaments
38.Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition$265,352.72115 Players116 Tournaments
39.Doom 3$257,748.1614 Players4 Tournaments
40.Project Gotham Racing 3$253,286.8529 Players8 Tournaments
41.ShootMania Storm$251,687.0478 Players39 Tournaments
42.Gears of War$243,294.800 Players17 Tournaments
43.Point Blank$231,737.75176 Players22 Tournaments
44.Forza Motorsport 2$222,000.0017 Players2 Tournaments
45.FIFA 07$220,555.1931 Players12 Tournaments
46.Halo: Combat Evolved$216,035.0094 Players27 Tournaments
47.Mortal Kombat X$215,313.6453 Players29 Tournaments
48.Battlefield 4$212,213.68114 Players117 Tournaments
49.FIFA 13$196,827.9838 Players60 Tournaments
50.Team Fortress 2$195,254.78349 Players50 Tournaments