The International 2016 (TI6) Current Prize Pool
$14,240,025.00
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
$64,656,493.34
1503 Players
614 Tournaments

#2
$29,214,336.47
4083 Players
1720 Tournaments

#3
$19,349,287.45
1539 Players
3689 Tournaments

#4
$15,972,423.82
5096 Players
1611 Tournaments

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


6.StarCraft: Brood War$6,726,908.88533 Players351 Tournaments
7.Smite$5,648,267.66321 Players58 Tournaments
8.Heroes of the Storm$4,816,804.02745 Players319 Tournaments
9.Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft$4,637,042.13919 Players468 Tournaments
10.WarCraft III$4,135,531.18373 Players783 Tournaments
11.World of Tanks$2,856,496.59344 Players44 Tournaments
12.Halo 5: Guardians$2,689,624.23141 Players24 Tournaments
13.Heroes of Newerth$2,640,905.39792 Players356 Tournaments
14.Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare$2,598,295.00769 Players401 Tournaments
15.World of WarCraft$2,588,837.61242 Players66 Tournaments
16.Counter-Strike: Source$2,425,590.92852 Players199 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$1,197,162.62931 Players1060 Tournaments
22.Call of Duty: Black Ops III$1,136,806.31303 Players53 Tournaments
23.Quake III Arena$1,132,881.07231 Players96 Tournaments
24.CrossFire$1,106,413.25204 Players28 Tournaments
25.Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3$1,092,795.18155 Players34 Tournaments
26.Painkiller$1,015,000.0048 Players13 Tournaments
27.Turbo Racing League$1,000,000.0016 Players9 Tournaments
28.Defense of the Ancients$857,420.65451 Players94 Tournaments
29.Halo: Reach$772,089.9797 Players28 Tournaments
30.Ultra Street Fighter IV$730,620.23197 Players209 Tournaments
31.Quake Live$635,038.43196 Players366 Tournaments
32.Quake 4$555,171.7288 Players50 Tournaments
33.Mortal Kombat X$521,472.4293 Players59 Tournaments
34.Dead or Alive 4$497,745.3145 Players13 Tournaments
35.Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings$485,600.00140 Players15 Tournaments
36.Halo 2 Anniversary$465,551.1491 Players19 Tournaments
37.Halo 4$422,800.0043 Players17 Tournaments
38.Super Smash Bros. for Wii U$358,121.61507 Players302 Tournaments
39.Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare$352,006.57353 Players67 Tournaments
40.Call of Duty: Black Ops$346,393.48117 Players21 Tournaments
41.Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition$340,065.65151 Players201 Tournaments
42.Point Blank$293,597.75186 Players25 Tournaments
43.World in Conflict$293,338.2336 Players10 Tournaments
44.Team Fortress 2$272,977.07486 Players66 Tournaments
45.Halo: Combat Evolved$263,931.00112 Players38 Tournaments
46.ShootMania Storm$261,687.0481 Players40 Tournaments
47.Doom 3$257,748.1614 Players4 Tournaments
48.Project Gotham Racing 3$253,286.8529 Players8 Tournaments
49.Gears of War$252,195.5732 Players18 Tournaments
50.Battlefield 4$222,863.61159 Players141 Tournaments
51.Forza Motorsport 2$222,000.0017 Players2 Tournaments
52.Super Smash Bros. Brawl$221,508.25433 Players287 Tournaments
53.FIFA 07$220,555.1931 Players12 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$154,156.4129 Players13 Tournaments
60.FIFA 15$143,283.15162 Players349 Tournaments
61.Killer Instinct (2013)$140,047.3794 Players34 Tournaments
62.Madden NFL 13$140,000.001 Player1 Tournament
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.Street Fighter V$118,863.7870 Players34 Tournaments
68.Tekken 6$117,874.6455 Players27 Tournaments
69.Project M$113,821.86370 Players208 Tournaments
70.Quake II$113,600.0026 Players6 Tournaments
71.FIFA 09$113,415.9643 Players17 Tournaments
72.FIFA 10$113,126.7158 Players47 Tournaments
73.TrackMania Nations Forever$111,875.5976 Players40 Tournaments
74.Overwatch$110,717.51188 Players76 Tournaments
75.FIFA 16$105,574.2450 Players21 Tournaments
76.Unreal Tournament 3$104,977.827 Players4 Tournaments
77.Blade & Soul$103,401.1216 Players2 Tournaments
78.Soul Calibur IV$100,000.001 Player2 Tournaments
79.FIFA 06$94,200.1611 Players8 Tournaments
80.FIFA 11$93,983.7772 Players78 Tournaments
81.Battlefield 2$91,715.220 Players12 Tournaments
82.S.K.I.L.L. Special Force 2$91,548.9565 Players16 Tournaments
83.Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3$90,526.29169 Players143 Tournaments
84.Unreal Tournament$89,000.0014 Players5 Tournaments
85.Tekken 7$88,237.9531 Players8 Tournaments
86.Counter-Strike: Condition Zero$85,000.0015 Players1 Tournament
87.Tekken Tag Tournament 2$82,205.70140 Players132 Tournaments
88.Street Fighter X Tekken$81,440.64104 Players83 Tournaments
89.FIFA 14$80,484.7647 Players66 Tournaments
90.Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War$79,816.507 Players3 Tournaments
91.Rainbow Six: Vegas 2$79,000.000 Players8 Tournaments
92.Guild Wars 2$76,005.5071 Players51 Tournaments
93.TrackMania Nations$74,000.007 Players5 Tournaments
94.NHL 13$70,000.001 Player1 Tournament
95.Rise of Nations: Rise of Legends$69,600.008 Players1 Tournament
96.Return to Castle Wolfenstein$67,424.3030 Players3 Tournaments
97.QuakeWorld$66,330.1623 Players7 Tournaments
98.Call of Duty 2$62,783.8135 Players15 Tournaments
99.Carom 3D$60,500.0011 Players4 Tournaments
100.Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2$60,010.6440 Players8 Tournaments