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.The Frankfurt Major 2015$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
5.The Shanghai Major 2016$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
6.The International 2013$2,874,407.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
7.Smite World Championship 2015$2,612,259.00Smite 8 Teams40 Players
8.Halo World Championship 2016$2,500,000.00Halo 5: Guardians 16 Teams64 Players
9.LoL 2014 World Championship$2,130,000.00League of Legends 16 Teams82 Players
10.LoL 2015 World Championship$2,130,000.00League of Legends 16 Teams85 Players
11.LoL Season 3 World Championship$2,050,000.00League of Legends 14 Teams70 Players
12.LoL Season 2 World Championship$1,970,000.00League of Legends 12 Teams60 Players
13.The International 2011$1,600,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams42 Players
14.The International 2012$1,600,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
15.Call of Duty Championship 2013$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 8 Teams32 Players
16.Call of Duty Championship 2014$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Ghosts 8 Teams32 Players
17.Call of Duty Championship 2015$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare 8 Teams32 Players
18.Call of Duty XP$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 8 Teams28 Players
19.MLG Major Championship: Columbus$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
20.Smite World Championship 2016$1,000,000.00Smite 10 Teams50 Players
21.World Cyber Arena 2015 (Dota 2)$677,284.40Dota 2 4 Teams20 Players
22.LPL Spring 2016$540,291.50League of Legends 6 Teams40 Players
23.CPL World Tour Finals 2005$510,000.00Painkiller  32 Players
24.BlizzCon 2015 (Heroes)$500,000.00Heroes of the Storm 8 Teams40 Players
25.Heroes Spring Global Championship 2016$500,000.00Heroes of the Storm 12 Teams60 Players
26.Turbo Racing League $1,000,000 Shell-Out (Final Race)$500,000.00Turbo Racing League  8 Players
27.CGS 2007 (CS: Source)$477,500.00Counter-Strike: Source 11 Teams55 Players
28.WCA 2014 (Dota 2)$472,410.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
29.CGS 2008 (CS: Source)$455,000.00Counter-Strike: Source 8 Teams40 Players
30.i-league Season 3 (Dota 2)$420,251.38Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
31.LPL Summer 2015$391,481.80League of Legends 12 Teams84 Players
32.LPL Spring 2015$378,782.40League of Legends 12 Teams84 Players
33.The Summit 2$313,589.00Dota 2 8 Teams35 Players
34.World Cyber Arena 2015 (WoT)$308,494.40World of Tanks 4 Teams14 Players
35.i-League Season 1$308,200.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
36.Halo 4 Global Championship$300,000.00Halo 4  8 Players
37.SL i-League XIV Finals (Dota 2)$300,000.00Dota 2 12 Teams60 Players
38.WGL The Grand Finals 2014$300,000.00World of Tanks 4 Teams21 Players
39.WGL The Grand Finals 2015$300,000.00World of Tanks 8 Teams61 Players
40.WGL The Grand Finals 2016$300,000.00World of Tanks 8 Teams32 Players
41.ESL One Frankfurt 2015$296,202.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
42.ESL One New York 2015$286,589.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
43.MLG World Finals 2015 (Dota 2)$284,953.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
44.Game Show GEC S1 (Dota 2)$280,000.00Dota 2 6 Teams30 Players
45.MLG Dallas 2010 (Halo 3)$280,000.00Halo 3 8 Teams32 Players
46.MLG Las Vegas 2007 (Halo 2 4v4)$280,000.00Halo 2 8 Teams28 Players
47.MLG Las Vegas 2008 (Halo 3)$280,000.00Halo 3 8 Teams32 Players
48.MLG Orlando 2009 (Halo 3)$280,000.00Halo 3 8 Teams32 Players
49.MLG Providence 2011 (Halo: Reach)$280,000.00Halo: Reach 8 Teams28 Players
50.MarsTV Dota 2 League Winter 2015$277,350.00Dota 2 10 Teams50 Players
51.XMG Captains Draft 2.0$273,238.00Dota 2 8 Teams39 Players
52.The Summit 3$271,685.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
53.Dota Pit League S3$265,378.00Dota 2 6 Teams30 Players
54.OGN Champions Summer 2014$263,879.10League of Legends 22 Teams81 Players
55.DreamLeague Season 1$259,996.00Dota 2 12 Teams59 Players
56.LCK Spring 2015$259,417.61League of Legends 30 Teams52 Players
57.LCK Spring 2016$259,010.00League of Legends 17 Teams61 Players
58.MarsTV Dota 2 League 2015 Spring$254,110.50Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
59.LCK Summer 2015$250,140.71League of Legends 17 Teams76 Players
60.BlizzCon 2014 (Hearthstone)$250,000.00Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft  16 Players
61.BlizzCon 2014 (WoW)$250,000.00World of WarCraft 8 Teams24 Players
62.BlizzCon 2015 (Hearthstone)$250,000.00Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft  16 Players
63.BlizzCon 2015 (WoW)$250,000.00World of WarCraft 8 Teams31 Players
64.Capcom Cup 2015$250,000.00Ultra Street Fighter IV  8 Players
65.DreamHack Cluj-Napoca 2015 (CS:GO)$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
66.DreamHack Masters Malmö 2016$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams81 Players
67.DreamHack Winter 2013 (CS:GO)$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
68.DreamHack Winter 2014 (CS:GO)$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
69.EMS One Katowice 2014 (CS:GO)$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
70.ESL ESEA Pro League Dubai Invitational 2015$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
71.ESL ESEA Pro League S1 Finals$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
72.ESL ESEA Pro League S2 Finals$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams41 Players
73.ESL One Cologne 2015$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
74.ESL One Katowice 2015$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
75.ESL One Manila 2016$250,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
76.ESL One: Cologne 2014$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
77.FACEIT 2015 S3/DreamHack Winter 2015 (CS:GO)$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
78.IEM X - World Championship (CS:GO)$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 12 Teams60 Players
79.MLG World Finals 2015 (CoD:AW)$250,000.00Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare 8 Teams32 Players
80.WCS 2012: Global Finals$250,000.00StarCraft II  32 Players
81.WCS 2013 Global Finals$250,000.00StarCraft II  16 Players
82.WCS 2014 Global Finals$250,000.00StarCraft II  16 Players
83.WCS 2015 Global Finals$250,000.00StarCraft II  16 Players
84.OGN Champions Spring 2014$249,930.61League of Legends 22 Teams83 Players
85.World Cyber Arena 2015 (HotS)$246,795.52Heroes of the Storm 4 Teams20 Players
86.OGN Champions Winter 2012-2013$246,575.31League of Legends 18 Teams60 Players
87.SPL - Season 2 Super Regionals EU$246,500.00Smite 6 Teams30 Players
88.SPL - Season 2 Super Regionals NA$246,500.00Smite 6 Teams30 Players
89.WPC 2014$245,549.70Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
90.OGN Champions Winter 2013-2014$244,353.96League of Legends 22 Teams90 Players
91.OGN Champions Summer 2013$243,265.12League of Legends 22 Teams84 Players
92.Archon Team League Championships (Main Event)$240,000.00Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft 3 Teams9 Players
93.OGN Champions Spring 2013$239,425.41League of Legends 18 Teams63 Players
94.LPL Summer 2013$237,974.10League of Legends 8 Teams40 Players
95.LPL Spring 2013$236,341.11League of Legends 8 Teams46 Players
96.HON Pre Season of Professional League 2015$236,185.14Heroes of Newerth 4 Teams20 Players
97.LPL Summer 2014$235,868.60League of Legends 8 Teams40 Players
98.SLTV StarSeries Season X (Dota 2)$235,604.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
99.LPL Spring 2014$231,839.05League of Legends 8 Teams40 Players
100.World Cyber Arena 2015 (LoL)$231,370.80League of Legends 3 Teams15 Players