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 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.DAC 2015$3,057,521.00Dota 2 20 Teams100 Players
5.The Frankfurt Major 2015$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
6.The Manila Major 2016$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
7.The Shanghai Major 2016$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
8.The International 2013$2,874,407.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
9.Smite World Championship 2015$2,612,259.00Smite 8 Teams40 Players
10.Halo World Championship 2016$2,500,000.00Halo 5: Guardians 16 Teams64 Players
11.LoL 2014 World Championship$2,130,000.00League of Legends 16 Teams82 Players
12.LoL 2015 World Championship$2,130,000.00League of Legends 16 Teams85 Players
13.LoL Season 3 World Championship$2,050,000.00League of Legends 14 Teams70 Players
14.Call of Duty XP Championship 2016$2,000,000.00Call of Duty: Black Ops III 32 Teams127 Players
15.LoL Season 2 World Championship$1,970,000.00League of Legends 12 Teams60 Players
16.The International 2011$1,600,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams42 Players
17.The International 2012$1,600,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
18.ELEAGUE Season 1$1,410,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 24 Teams124 Players
19.Call of Duty Championship 2013$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 8 Teams32 Players
20.Call of Duty Championship 2014$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Ghosts 8 Teams32 Players
21.Call of Duty Championship 2015$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare 8 Teams32 Players
22.Call of Duty XP$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 8 Teams28 Players
23.ESL One: Cologne 2016$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams81 Players
24.MLG Major Championship: Columbus$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
25.Smite World Championship 2016$1,000,000.00Smite 10 Teams50 Players
26.Esports Championship Series Season 1 - Finals$765,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
27.World Cyber Arena 2015 (Dota 2)$677,284.40Dota 2 4 Teams20 Players
28.LPL Spring 2016$540,291.50League of Legends 6 Teams40 Players
29.LPL Summer 2016$526,799.00League of Legends 6 Teams37 Players
30.ESL Pro League S3 Finals$513,130.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 9 Teams40 Players
31.CPL World Tour Finals 2005$510,000.00Painkiller  32 Players
32.BlizzCon 2015 (Heroes)$500,000.00Heroes of the Storm 8 Teams40 Players
33.DreamHack All-Stars - Summer 2016 (HotS)$500,000.00Heroes of the Storm 12 Teams60 Players
34.EPICENTER$500,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
35.Heroes Spring Global Championship 2016$500,000.00Heroes of the Storm 12 Teams60 Players
36.Turbo Racing League $1,000,000 Shell-Out (Final Race)$500,000.00Turbo Racing League  8 Players
37.CGS 2007 (CS: Source)$477,500.00Counter-Strike: Source 11 Teams55 Players
38.WCA 2014 (Dota 2)$472,410.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
39.CGS 2008 (CS: Source)$455,000.00Counter-Strike: Source 8 Teams40 Players
40.Mid-Season Invitational 2016$450,000.00League of Legends 4 Teams20 Players
41.i-league Season 3 (Dota 2)$420,251.38Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
42.LPL Summer 2015$391,481.80League of Legends 12 Teams84 Players
43.LPL Spring 2015$378,782.40League of Legends 12 Teams84 Players
44.ESL One Frankfurt 2016$313,746.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
45.The Summit 2$313,589.00Dota 2 8 Teams35 Players
46.World Cyber Arena 2015 (WoT)$308,494.40World of Tanks 4 Teams14 Players
47.i-League Season 1$308,200.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
48.Halo 4 Global Championship$300,000.00Halo 4  8 Players
49.SL i-League StarSeries Season 2 (CS:GO)$300,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
50.SL i-League StarSeries Season 2 (Dota 2)$300,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
51.SL i-League XIV Finals (Dota 2)$300,000.00Dota 2 12 Teams60 Players
52.WGL The Grand Finals 2014$300,000.00World of Tanks 4 Teams21 Players
53.WGL The Grand Finals 2015$300,000.00World of Tanks 8 Teams61 Players
54.WGL The Grand Finals 2016$300,000.00World of Tanks 8 Teams32 Players
55.ESL One Frankfurt 2015$296,202.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
56.ESL One New York 2015$286,589.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
57.MLG World Finals 2015 (Dota 2)$284,953.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
58.Game Show GEC S1 (Dota 2)$280,000.00Dota 2 6 Teams30 Players
59.MLG Dallas 2010 (Halo 3)$280,000.00Halo 3 8 Teams32 Players
60.MLG Las Vegas 2007 (Halo 2 4v4)$280,000.00Halo 2 8 Teams32 Players
61.MLG Las Vegas 2008 (Halo 3)$280,000.00Halo 3 8 Teams32 Players
62.MLG Orlando 2009 (Halo 3)$280,000.00Halo 3 8 Teams32 Players
63.MLG Providence 2011 (Halo: Reach)$280,000.00Halo: Reach 8 Teams28 Players
64.MarsTV Dota 2 League Winter 2015$277,350.00Dota 2 10 Teams50 Players
65.XMG Captains Draft 2.0$273,238.00Dota 2 8 Teams39 Players
66.The Summit 3$271,685.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
67.LCK Summer 2016$266,090.00League of Legends 17 Teams69 Players
68.Dota Pit League S3$265,378.00Dota 2 6 Teams30 Players
69.OGN Champions Summer 2014$263,879.10League of Legends 22 Teams81 Players
70.DreamLeague Season 1$259,996.00Dota 2 12 Teams59 Players
71.LCK Spring 2015$259,417.61League of Legends 30 Teams52 Players
72.LCK Spring 2016$259,010.00League of Legends 17 Teams61 Players
73.MarsTV Dota 2 League 2015 Spring$254,110.50Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
74.LCK Summer 2015$250,140.71League of Legends 17 Teams76 Players
75.BlizzCon 2014 (Hearthstone)$250,000.00Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft  16 Players
76.BlizzCon 2014 (WoW)$250,000.00World of WarCraft 8 Teams24 Players
77.BlizzCon 2015 (Hearthstone)$250,000.00Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft  16 Players
78.BlizzCon 2015 (WoW)$250,000.00World of WarCraft 8 Teams31 Players
79.Capcom Cup 2015$250,000.00Ultra Street Fighter IV  8 Players
80.DreamHack Cluj-Napoca 2015 (CS:GO)$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
81.DreamHack Masters Malmö 2016$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams81 Players
82.DreamHack Winter 2013 (CS:GO)$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
83.DreamHack Winter 2014 (CS:GO)$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
84.EMS One Katowice 2014 (CS:GO)$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
85.ESL ESEA Pro League Dubai Invitational 2015$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
86.ESL ESEA Pro League S1 Finals$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
87.ESL ESEA Pro League S2 Finals$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams41 Players
88.ESL One Cologne 2015$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
89.ESL One Katowice 2015$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
90.ESL One Manila 2016$250,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
91.ESL One: Cologne 2014$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
92.FACEIT 2015 S3/DreamHack Winter 2015 (CS:GO)$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
93.IEM X - World Championship (CS:GO)$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 12 Teams60 Players
94.MLG World Finals 2015 (CoD:AW)$250,000.00Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare 8 Teams32 Players
95.NA CWL Stage 1 Playoffs$250,000.00Call of Duty: Black Ops III 12 Teams48 Players
96.WCS 2012: Global Finals$250,000.00StarCraft II  32 Players
97.WCS 2013 Global Finals$250,000.00StarCraft II  16 Players
98.WCS 2014 Global Finals$250,000.00StarCraft II  16 Players
99.WCS 2015 Global Finals$250,000.00StarCraft II  16 Players
100.OGN Champions Spring 2014$249,930.61League of Legends 22 Teams83 Players