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Rankings
- 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


$24,999,972.30
752 Players
312 Tournaments

$18,955,085.74
2665 Players
1247 Tournaments

$15,137,268.25
1214 Players
2146 Tournaments

$10,528,175.73
2373 Players
537 Tournaments

$5,816,308.31
425 Players
240 Tournaments


6.WarCraft III$3,745,258.88315 Players684 Tournaments
7.Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$3,419,778.701773 Players500 Tournaments
8.Smite$3,118,640.98100 Players13 Tournaments
9.World of Warcraft$1,990,897.65146 Players43 Tournaments
10.Counter-Strike: Source$1,876,815.92571 Players119 Tournaments
11.Halo 3$1,694,476.1884 Players22 Tournaments
12.Call of Duty: Ghosts$1,542,238.29126 Players58 Tournaments
13.Halo 2$1,440,233.69125 Players64 Tournaments
14.Call of Duty: Black Ops 2$1,356,529.3777 Players32 Tournaments
15.World of Tanks$1,140,442.07107 Players18 Tournaments
16.Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft$1,117,208.61285 Players166 Tournaments
17.Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3$1,016,148.5774 Players5 Tournaments
18.Painkiller$1,015,000.0048 Players13 Tournaments
19.Quake III Arena$992,177.57211 Players76 Tournaments
20.CrossFire$819,653.07174 Players12 Tournaments
21.Halo: Reach$747,000.0058 Players12 Tournaments
22.Defense of the Ancients (WC3)$739,171.08238 Players65 Tournaments
23.Quake Live$568,765.15156 Players320 Tournaments
24.Heroes of Newerth$548,798.0670 Players18 Tournaments
25.Quake 4$495,920.9076 Players39 Tournaments
26.Dead or Alive 4$487,495.3141 Players13 Tournaments
27.Halo 4$420,550.0043 Players14 Tournaments
28.Super Smash Bros. Melee$303,731.58136 Players93 Tournaments
29.Call of Duty: Black Ops$301,396.5564 Players11 Tournaments
30.World in Conflict$287,515.3533 Players7 Tournaments
31.Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings$268,200.0058 Players8 Tournaments
32.Doom 3$257,748.1614 Players4 Tournaments
33.Project Gotham Racing 3$253,286.8529 Players8 Tournaments
34.Turbo Racing League$250,000.001 Player1 Tournament
35.ShootMania Storm$240,928.7168 Players34 Tournaments
36.Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition$239,016.0288 Players40 Tournaments
37.Gears of War$226,000.000 Players11 Tournaments
38.Forza Motorsport 2$222,000.0017 Players2 Tournaments
39.FIFA 07$194,555.1928 Players11 Tournaments
40.Point Blank$185,000.00104 Players13 Tournaments
41.F.E.A.R.$177,500.0020 Players5 Tournaments
42.FIFA 13$170,827.9836 Players58 Tournaments
43.Rainbow Six: Vegas$167,500.000 Players6 Tournaments
44.FIFA 08$160,083.2420 Players8 Tournaments
45.Madden NFL 13$140,000.001 Player1 Tournament
46.Team Fortress 2$136,807.32272 Players39 Tournaments
47.Gears of War 2$135,000.000 Players5 Tournaments
48.Unreal Tournament 2003$133,156.4120 Players8 Tournaments
49.Mortal Kombat 9$131,250.0047 Players18 Tournaments
50.Battlefield 4$129,913.7172 Players10 Tournaments