The International 2016 (TI6) Current Prize Pool
$8,347,985.00
Rankings
- Most Prize Money Awarded





This list represents the top 100 games in esports 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 Games Awarding Prize Money


#1
$61,295,883.00
1477 Players
610 Tournaments

#2
$29,187,948.44
4077 Players
1710 Tournaments

#3
$19,292,167.26
1533 Players
3626 Tournaments

#4
$14,454,461.78
4820 Players
1521 Tournaments

#5
$10,764,492.98
2582 Players
571 Tournaments


6.StarCraft: Brood War$6,726,908.88533 Players351 Tournaments
7.Smite$5,398,267.66308 Players57 Tournaments
8.Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft$4,308,679.03874 Players454 Tournaments
9.WarCraft III$4,090,839.72359 Players777 Tournaments
10.Heroes of the Storm$4,021,204.06738 Players313 Tournaments
11.World of Tanks$2,856,496.59344 Players44 Tournaments
12.Halo 5: Guardians$2,681,652.63132 Players23 Tournaments
13.Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare$2,598,295.00769 Players401 Tournaments
14.World of WarCraft$2,569,337.61240 Players65 Tournaments
15.Heroes of Newerth$2,499,182.03787 Players355 Tournaments
16.Counter-Strike: Source$2,424,484.60845 Players197 Tournaments
17.Halo 3$1,832,079.40163 Players32 Tournaments
18.Call of Duty: Ghosts$1,569,291.38145 Players73 Tournaments
19.Call of Duty: Black Ops 2$1,448,149.70143 Players49 Tournaments
20.Halo 2$1,445,362.47115 Players69 Tournaments
21.Super Smash Bros. Melee$1,181,506.06928 Players1053 Tournaments
22.Quake III Arena$1,132,881.07231 Players96 Tournaments
23.CrossFire$1,106,413.25204 Players28 Tournaments
24.Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3$1,092,795.18155 Players34 Tournaments
25.Painkiller$1,015,000.0048 Players13 Tournaments
26.Turbo Racing League$1,000,000.0016 Players9 Tournaments
27.Defense of the Ancients$857,420.65451 Players94 Tournaments
28.Halo: Reach$772,089.9797 Players28 Tournaments
29.Ultra Street Fighter IV$728,570.23192 Players207 Tournaments
30.Call of Duty: Black Ops III$709,834.71275 Players50 Tournaments
31.Quake Live$635,197.39197 Players366 Tournaments
32.Quake 4$555,171.7288 Players50 Tournaments
33.Dead or Alive 4$497,745.3145 Players13 Tournaments
34.Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings$485,600.00140 Players15 Tournaments
35.Halo 2 Anniversary$465,551.1491 Players19 Tournaments
36.Halo 4$422,800.0043 Players17 Tournaments
37.Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare$352,006.57353 Players67 Tournaments
38.Call of Duty: Black Ops$346,393.48117 Players21 Tournaments
39.Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition$340,065.65151 Players201 Tournaments
40.Super Smash Bros. for Wii U$333,129.60505 Players296 Tournaments
41.Mortal Kombat X$309,293.1390 Players56 Tournaments
42.World in Conflict$293,338.2336 Players10 Tournaments
43.Team Fortress 2$272,977.07478 Players66 Tournaments
44.Halo: Combat Evolved$263,931.00106 Players38 Tournaments
45.ShootMania Storm$261,687.0481 Players40 Tournaments
46.Doom 3$257,748.1614 Players4 Tournaments
47.Project Gotham Racing 3$253,286.8529 Players8 Tournaments
48.Gears of War$252,195.5732 Players18 Tournaments
49.Point Blank$248,597.75184 Players24 Tournaments
50.Forza Motorsport 2$222,000.0017 Players2 Tournaments
51.Super Smash Bros. Brawl$221,508.25433 Players287 Tournaments
52.FIFA 07$220,555.1931 Players12 Tournaments
53.Battlefield 4$220,226.61144 Players140 Tournaments
54.FIFA 13$197,827.9841 Players61 Tournaments
55.FIFA 08$196,049.4453 Players16 Tournaments
56.F.E.A.R.$177,500.0020 Players5 Tournaments
57.Rainbow Six: Vegas$176,400.77137 Players7 Tournaments
58.H1Z1$173,328.0020 Players2 Tournaments
59.Unreal Tournament 2003$145,656.4120 Players9 Tournaments
60.FIFA 15$143,283.15162 Players349 Tournaments
61.Madden NFL 13$140,000.001 Player1 Tournament
62.Killer Instinct (2013)$137,367.3792 Players32 Tournaments
63.Gears of War 2$135,000.000 Players5 Tournaments
64.Unreal Tournament 2004$133,969.3341 Players12 Tournaments
65.Mortal Kombat 9$132,411.6758 Players24 Tournaments
66.Evolve$131,509.05110 Players33 Tournaments
67.Tekken 6$117,874.6455 Players27 Tournaments
68.Quake II$113,600.0026 Players6 Tournaments
69.FIFA 09$113,415.9643 Players17 Tournaments
70.FIFA 10$113,126.7158 Players47 Tournaments
71.Project M$113,086.06370 Players207 Tournaments
72.TrackMania Nations Forever$111,875.5976 Players40 Tournaments
73.Unreal Tournament 3$104,977.827 Players4 Tournaments
74.Blade & Soul$103,401.1216 Players2 Tournaments
75.FIFA 11$102,560.1087 Players78 Tournaments
76.Soul Calibur IV$100,000.001 Player2 Tournaments
77.FIFA 06$94,200.1611 Players8 Tournaments
78.Battlefield 2$91,715.220 Players12 Tournaments
79.S.K.I.L.L. Special Force 2$91,548.9565 Players16 Tournaments
80.Unreal Tournament$89,000.0014 Players5 Tournaments
81.Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3$87,986.29166 Players141 Tournaments
82.FIFA 16$86,021.5045 Players20 Tournaments
83.Counter-Strike: Condition Zero$85,000.0015 Players1 Tournament
84.Tekken Tag Tournament 2$82,205.70140 Players132 Tournaments
85.Street Fighter X Tekken$81,440.64104 Players83 Tournaments
86.FIFA 14$80,484.7647 Players66 Tournaments
87.Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War$79,816.507 Players3 Tournaments
88.Rainbow Six: Vegas 2$79,000.000 Players8 Tournaments
89.Tekken 7$78,117.9520 Players6 Tournaments
90.Guild Wars 2$76,005.5071 Players51 Tournaments
91.TrackMania Nations$74,000.007 Players5 Tournaments
92.Street Fighter V$72,499.4658 Players30 Tournaments
93.NHL 13$70,000.001 Player1 Tournament
94.Rise of Nations: Rise of Legends$69,600.008 Players1 Tournament
95.Return to Castle Wolfenstein$67,424.3030 Players3 Tournaments
96.QuakeWorld$66,330.1623 Players7 Tournaments
97.Call of Duty 2$62,783.8135 Players15 Tournaments
98.Carom 3D$60,500.0011 Players4 Tournaments
99.Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2$60,010.6440 Players8 Tournaments
100.Soul Calibur V$59,505.9064 Players22 Tournaments