Rankings
- Largest Overall Prize Pools



This list represents video game tournaments with the largest prize pools in eSports. Tournament data is 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.

Largest Overall Prize Pools in eSports


1.The International 2015$18,429,613.05Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
2.The International 2014$10,931,103.00Dota 2 14 Teams70 Players
3.DAC 2015$3,057,521.00Dota 2 20 Teams100 Players
4.Frankfurt Major 2015$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
5.The International 2013$2,874,407.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
6.Smite World Championship 2015$2,612,259.00Smite 8 Teams40 Players
7.LoL 2014 World Championship$2,130,000.00League of Legends 16 Teams82 Players
8.LoL 2015 World Championship$2,130,000.00League of Legends 16 Teams85 Players
9.LoL Season 3 World Championship$2,050,000.00League of Legends 14 Teams70 Players
10.LoL Season 2 World Championship$1,970,000.00League of Legends 12 Teams60 Players
11.The International 2011$1,600,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams42 Players
12.The International 2012$1,600,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
13.Call of Duty Championship 2013$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 8 Teams32 Players
14.Call of Duty Championship 2014$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Ghosts 8 Teams32 Players
15.Call of Duty Championship 2015$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare 8 Teams32 Players
16.Call of Duty XP$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 8 Teams28 Players
17.Smite World Championship 2016$1,000,000.00Smite 10 Teams50 Players
18.World Cyber Arena 2015 (Dota 2)$677,284.40Dota 2 4 Teams20 Players
19.CPL World Tour Finals 2005$510,000.00Painkiller  32 Players
20.BlizzCon 2015 (Heroes)$500,000.00Heroes of the Storm 8 Teams40 Players
21.CGS 2007 (CS: Source)$477,500.00Counter-Strike: Source 11 Teams55 Players
22.WCA 2014 (Dota 2)$472,410.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
23.CGS 2008 (CS: Source)$455,000.00Counter-Strike: Source 8 Teams40 Players
24.i-league Season 3 (Dota 2)$420,251.38Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
25.Turbo Racing League $1,000,000 Shell-Out$400,000.00Turbo Racing League  4 Players
26.LPL Summer 2015$391,481.80League of Legends 12 Teams84 Players
27.LPL Spring 2015$378,782.40League of Legends 12 Teams84 Players
28.The Summit 2$313,589.00Dota 2 8 Teams35 Players
29.World Cyber Arena 2015 (WoT)$308,494.40World of Tanks 4 Teams0 Players
30.i-League Season 1$308,200.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
31.Halo 4 Global Championship$300,000.00Halo 4  8 Players
32.SL i-League XIV Finals (Dota 2)$300,000.00Dota 2 12 Teams60 Players
33.WGL The Grand Finals 2014$300,000.00World of Tanks 4 Teams21 Players
34.WGL The Grand Finals 2015$300,000.00World of Tanks 8 Teams61 Players
35.ESL One Frankfurt 2015$296,202.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
36.ESL One New York 2015$286,589.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
37.MLG World Finals 2015 (Dota 2)$284,953.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
38.Game Show GEC S1 (Dota 2)$280,000.00Dota 2 6 Teams30 Players
39.MLG Dallas 2010 (Halo 3)$280,000.00Halo 3 8 Teams32 Players
40.MLG Las Vegas 2007 (Halo 2 4v4)$280,000.00Halo 2 8 Teams28 Players
41.MLG Las Vegas 2008 (Halo 3)$280,000.00Halo 3 8 Teams32 Players
42.MLG Orlando 2009 (Halo 3)$280,000.00Halo 3 8 Teams32 Players
43.MLG Providence 2011 (Halo: Reach)$280,000.00Halo: Reach 8 Teams28 Players
44.MarsTV Dota 2 League Winter 2015$277,350.00Dota 2 10 Teams50 Players
45.XMG Captains Draft 2.0$275,998.00Dota 2 9 Teams39 Players
46.The Summit 3$271,685.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
47.Dota Pit League S3$265,378.00Dota 2 6 Teams30 Players
48.OGN The Champions Summer 2014$263,879.10League of Legends 22 Teams80 Players
49.DreamLeague Season 1$259,996.00Dota 2 12 Teams59 Players
50.SBENU Champions Spring 2015$259,417.61League of Legends 30 Teams52 Players
51.MarsTV Dota 2 League 2015 Spring$254,110.50Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
52.SBENU Champions Summer 2015$250,140.71League of Legends 17 Teams76 Players
53.BlizzCon 2014 (Hearthstone)$250,000.00Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft  16 Players
54.BlizzCon 2014 (WoW)$250,000.00World of WarCraft 8 Teams24 Players
55.BlizzCon 2015 (Hearthstone)$250,000.00Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft  16 Players
56.BlizzCon 2015 (WoW)$250,000.00World of WarCraft 8 Teams31 Players
57.Capcom Cup 2015$250,000.00Ultra Street Fighter IV  8 Players
58.DreamHack Cluj-Napoca 2015 (CS:GO)$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
59.DreamHack Winter 2013 (CS:GO)$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
60.DreamHack Winter 2014 (CS:GO)$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
61.EMS One Katowice 2014 (CS:GO)$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
62.ESL ESEA Pro League Dubai Invitational 2015$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
63.ESL ESEA Pro League S1 Finals$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
64.ESL ESEA Pro League S2 Finals$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams41 Players
65.ESL One Cologne 2015$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
66.ESL One Katowice 2015$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
67.ESL One: Cologne 2014$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
68.FACEIT 2015 S3/DreamHack Winter 2015 (CS:GO)$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
69.MLG World Finals 2015 (CoD:AW)$250,000.00Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare 8 Teams32 Players
70.WCS 2012: Global Finals$250,000.00StarCraft II  32 Players
71.WCS 2013 Global Finals$250,000.00StarCraft II  16 Players
72.WCS 2014 Global Finals$250,000.00StarCraft II  16 Players
73.WCS 2015 Global Finals$250,000.00StarCraft II  16 Players
74.OGN The Champions Spring 2014$249,930.61League of Legends 22 Teams80 Players
75.World Cyber Arena 2015 (HotS)$246,795.52Heroes of the Storm 4 Teams20 Players
76.SPL - Season 2 Super Regionals EU$246,500.00Smite 6 Teams30 Players
77.SPL - Season 2 Super Regionals NA$246,500.00Smite 6 Teams30 Players
78.WPC 2014$245,549.70Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
79.OnGameNet The Champions 2013-2014$244,353.96League of Legends 22 Teams90 Players
80.OnGameNet The Champions Summer 2013$243,265.12League of Legends 22 Teams80 Players
81.Archon Team League Championships (Main Event)$240,000.00Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft 3 Teams9 Players
82.OnGameNet The Champions Spring 2013$239,425.41League of Legends 18 Teams60 Players
83.LPL Summer 2013$237,974.10League of Legends 8 Teams40 Players
84.LPL Spring 2013$236,341.11League of Legends 8 Teams46 Players
85.HON Pre Season of Professional League 2015$236,185.14Heroes of Newerth 4 Teams20 Players
86.LPL Summer 2014$235,868.60League of Legends 8 Teams40 Players
87.SLTV StarSeries Season X (Dota 2)$235,604.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
88.LPL Spring 2014$231,839.05League of Legends 8 Teams40 Players
89.World Cyber Arena 2015 (LoL)$231,370.80League of Legends 3 Teams15 Players
90.WPC ACE Dota 2 League$231,328.48Dota 2 3 Teams15 Players
91.OnGameNet The Champions Winter 2012$228,310.49League of Legends 12 Teams55 Players
92.Nanyang Dota 2 Championships$221,106.00Dota 2 6 Teams30 Players
93.Smite Launch Tournament$217,909.60Smite 8 Teams40 Players
94.WCS 2015 Season 1 Premier League$217,000.00StarCraft II  32 Players
95.WCS 2015 Season 2 Premier$217,000.00StarCraft II  32 Players
96.WCS 2015 Season 3 Premier$217,000.00StarCraft II  32 Players
97.CGS 2007 (DoA4)$216,000.00Dead or Alive 4 12 Teams22 Players
98.World Cyber Arena 2015 (HS)$215,946.08Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft  4 Players
99.ESL One Frankfurt$210,900.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
100.CGS 2008 (Forza Motorsport 2)$207,000.00Forza Motorsport 2 9 Teams16 Players