- 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 2016$20,770,640.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
2.The International 2015$18,429,613.05Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
3.The International 2014$10,931,103.00Dota 2 14 Teams70 Players
4.LoL 2016 World Championship$5,070,000.00League of Legends 16 Teams86 Players
5.DAC 2015$3,057,521.00Dota 2 20 Teams100 Players
6.The Boston Major 2016$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
7.The Frankfurt Major 2015$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
8.The Manila Major 2016$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
9.The Shanghai Major 2016$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
10.The International 2013$2,874,407.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
11.Smite World Championship 2015$2,612,259.00Smite 8 Teams40 Players
12.Halo World Championship 2016$2,500,000.00Halo 5: Guardians 16 Teams64 Players
13.LoL 2014 World Championship$2,130,000.00League of Legends 16 Teams82 Players
14.LoL 2015 World Championship$2,130,000.00League of Legends 16 Teams85 Players
15.LoL Season 3 World Championship$2,050,000.00League of Legends 14 Teams70 Players
16.Call of Duty XP Championship 2016$2,000,000.00Call of Duty: Black Ops III 32 Teams127 Players
17.LoL Season 2 World Championship$1,970,000.00League of Legends 12 Teams60 Players
18.The International 2011$1,600,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams42 Players
19.The International 2012$1,600,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
20.World Electronic Sports Games 2016 (CS:GO)$1,500,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
21.World Electronic Sports Games 2016 (Dota 2)$1,500,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
22.ELEAGUE Season 1$1,410,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 24 Teams124 Players
23.ELEAGUE Season 2$1,100,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams81 Players
24.BlizzCon 2016 (Hearthstone)$1,000,000.00Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft  16 Players
25.BlizzCon 2016 (Heroes)$1,000,000.00Heroes of the Storm 12 Teams60 Players
26.Call of Duty Championship 2013$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 8 Teams32 Players
27.Call of Duty Championship 2014$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Ghosts 8 Teams32 Players
28.Call of Duty Championship 2015$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare 8 Teams32 Players
29.Call of Duty XP$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 8 Teams28 Players
30.ELEAGUE Major 2017$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
31.ESL One: Cologne 2016$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams81 Players
32.Halo World Championship 2017$1,000,000.00Halo 5: Guardians 12 Teams48 Players
33.MLG Major Championship: Columbus$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
34.Smite World Championship 2016$1,000,000.00Smite 10 Teams50 Players
35.Esports Championship Series Season 1 - Finals$765,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
36.Dota2 Professional League Season 2 - Top$700,000.00Dota 2 10 Teams51 Players
37.World Cyber Arena 2015 (Dota 2)$677,284.40Dota 2 4 Teams20 Players
38.SMITE World Championship 2017$675,000.00Smite 8 Teams40 Players
39.Esports Championship Series Season 2 - Finals$660,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
40.Dota 2 Asia Championships 2017$607,817.00Dota 2 12 Teams60 Players
41.World Cyber Arena 2016 (Dota 2)$596,226.10Dota 2 4 Teams20 Players
42.ESL Pro League Season 4: Finals$580,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 11 Teams55 Players
43.LPL Spring 2016$540,291.50League of Legends 6 Teams40 Players
44.LPL Summer 2016$526,799.00League of Legends 6 Teams37 Players
45.ESL Pro League S3 Finals$513,130.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 9 Teams40 Players
46.CPL World Tour Finals 2005$510,000.00Painkiller  32 Players
47.BlizzCon 2015 (Heroes)$500,000.00Heroes of the Storm 8 Teams40 Players
48.DreamHack All-Stars - Summer 2016 (HotS)$500,000.00Heroes of the Storm 12 Teams60 Players
49.EPICENTER$500,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
50.Heroes Spring Global Championship 2016$500,000.00Heroes of the Storm 12 Teams60 Players
51.Turbo Racing League $1,000,000 Shell-Out (Final Race)$500,000.00Turbo Racing League  8 Players
52.WCS 2016 Global Finals$500,000.00StarCraft II  16 Players
53.EPICENTER 2016 - Finals$490,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
54.CGS 2007 (CS: Source)$477,500.00Counter-Strike: Source 11 Teams55 Players
55.World Cyber Arena 2014 (Dota 2)$472,410.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
56.CGS 2008 (CS: Source)$455,000.00Counter-Strike: Source 8 Teams40 Players
57.DreamHack Masters Las Vegas 2017$450,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
58.Mid-Season Invitational 2016$450,000.00League of Legends 4 Teams20 Players
59.i-league Season 3 (Dota 2)$420,251.38Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
60.World Electronic Sports Games 2016 (SC2)$402,000.00StarCraft II  8 Players
61.CFS 2016$400,000.00CrossFire 4 Teams20 Players
62.Virgin Gaming FIFA Challenge 2013$400,000.00FIFA 13  512 Players
63.Virgin Gaming MADDEN Challenge 2013$400,000.00Madden NFL 2013  512 Players
64.LPL Summer 2015$391,481.80League of Legends 12 Teams84 Players
65.LPL Spring 2015$378,782.40League of Legends 12 Teams84 Players
66.Capcom Cup 2016$360,000.00Street Fighter V  8 Players
67.ESL One Frankfurt 2016$313,746.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
68.The Summit 2$313,589.00Dota 2 8 Teams35 Players
69.World Cyber Arena 2015 (WoT)$308,494.40World of Tanks 4 Teams14 Players
70.i-League Season 1$308,200.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
71.Demacia Cup 2016$307,780.20League of Legends 4 Teams24 Players
72.Gold Club World Championship 2016$300,000.00Heroes of the Storm 8 Teams40 Players
73.H1Z1: Fight for the Crown$300,000.00H1Z1 5 Teams25 Players
74.Halo 4 Global Championship$300,000.00Halo 4  8 Players
75.IEM XI - Oakland (CS:GO)$300,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 12 Teams60 Players
76.MLG Columbus Open 2016$300,000.00Gears of War 4 16 Teams46 Players
77.Overwatch Open$300,000.00Overwatch 16 Teams96 Players
78.SL i-League StarSeries Season 2 (CS:GO)$300,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
79.SL i-League StarSeries Season 2 (Dota 2)$300,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
80.SL i-League XIV Finals (Dota 2)$300,000.00Dota 2 12 Teams60 Players
81.StarLadder i-League StarSeries Season 3$300,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
82.StarLadder i-League StarSeries Season 3$300,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
83.WGL The Grand Finals 2014$300,000.00World of Tanks 4 Teams21 Players
84.WGL The Grand Finals 2015$300,000.00World of Tanks 8 Teams61 Players
85.WGL The Grand Finals 2016$300,000.00World of Tanks 8 Teams32 Players
86.World Electronic Sports Games 2016 (HS)$300,000.00Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft  8 Players
87.ESL One Frankfurt 2015$296,202.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
88.BlizzCon 2016 (Overwatch World Cup)$288,000.00Overwatch 16 Teams96 Players
89.ESL One New York 2015$286,589.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
90.MLG World Finals 2015 (Dota 2)$284,953.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
91.Game Show GEC S1 (Dota 2)$280,000.00Dota 2 6 Teams30 Players
92.MLG Dallas 2010 (Halo 3)$280,000.00Halo 3 8 Teams32 Players
93.MLG Las Vegas 2007 (Halo 2 4v4)$280,000.00Halo 2 8 Teams32 Players
94.MLG Las Vegas 2008 (Halo 3)$280,000.00Halo 3 8 Teams32 Players
95.MLG Orlando 2009 (Halo 3)$280,000.00Halo 3 8 Teams32 Players
96.MLG Providence 2011 (Halo: Reach)$280,000.00Halo: Reach 8 Teams28 Players
97.MarsTV Dota 2 League Winter 2015$277,350.00Dota 2 10 Teams50 Players
98.XMG Captains Draft 2.0$273,238.00Dota 2 8 Teams39 Players
99.The Summit 3$271,685.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
100.LCK Summer 2016$266,090.00League of Legends 17 Teams69 Players