Korea, Republic of

Korea, Republic of

Total Prize Money Earned:
$124,289,101.76 From 6,815 Tournaments
World Ranking:

There have been 4,889 Korean esports players that have been awarded a total of $124,289,101.76 USD in prize money across 6,815 tournaments. The highest awarding game was League of Legends with $32,913,241.34 USD won, making up 26.48% of all earnings by Korean players. Lee "Faker" Sang Hyeok is the highest earning Korean player with $1,434,271.14 USD in prize money won overall, all of which was won from playing in League of Legends tournaments.

Top Games

 Game NameTotal (Game)
1.League of Legends$32,913,241.34
2.StarCraft II$22,710,190.34
5.StarCraft: Brood War$6,638,196.80
6.Heroes of the Storm$5,818,388.89
7.Dota 2$3,906,998.14
8.Overwatch 2$3,044,688.95
9.WarCraft III$2,241,571.63
11.StarCraft: Remastered$1,517,905.34
13.Rainbow Six Siege$1,240,521.65
14.Arena of Valor$1,223,803.72
15.FIFA Online 4$1,112,719.42
17.Apex Legends$1,016,669.91
18.Tekken 7$1,007,916.96
20.FIFA Online 3$949,871.26
22.Auto Chess$515,267.34
23.WarCraft III: Reforged$508,456.00
24.Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$467,802.32
25.League of Legends: Wild Rift$438,839.59

Top Players

 Player IDPlayer NameTotal (Overall)
1.Korea, Republic of FakerLee, Sang Hyeok$1,434,271.14
2.Korea, Republic of MaruCho, Sung Choo$1,076,208.12
3.Korea, Republic of RogueLee, Byung Ryul$1,057,634.88
4.Korea, Republic of LokiPark, Jung Young$983,217.51
5.Korea, Republic of DukeLee, Ho Seong$954,620.62
6.Korea, Republic of DarkPark, Ryung Woo$941,074.03
7.Korea, Republic of PioCha, Seung Hoon$922,889.79
8.Korea, Republic of BangBae, Jun Sik$915,846.20
9.Korea, Republic of WolfLee, Jae Wan$913,084.70
10.Korea, Republic of ESTH3RGo, Jeong-wan$909,159.76
11.Korea, Republic of BengiBae, Seong Ung$810,683.00
12.Korea, Republic of DuBuKim, Du Young$804,249.65
13.Korea, Republic of INnoVationLee, Shin Hyung$796,983.70
14.Korea, Republic of MoonJang, Jae Ho$723,693.95
15.Korea, Republic of TYJun, Tae Yang$705,108.78
16.Korea, Republic of ZestJoo, Sung Wook$684,031.59
17.Korea, Republic of FlashLee, Young Ho$670,457.77
18.Korea, Republic of RulerPark, Jae Hyuk$657,152.60
19.Korea, Republic of StatsKim, Dae Yeob$655,805.98
20.Korea, Republic of sOsKim, Yoo Jin$651,429.84
21.Korea, Republic of JaedongLee, Jae Dong$645,241.31
22.Korea, Republic of CoreJJJo, Yong In$641,873.25
23.Korea, Republic of soOEu, Yoon Su$638,215.22
24.Korea, Republic of RookieSong, Eui Jin$627,901.03
25.Korea, Republic of FebbyKim, Yong Min$616,244.35

Top Tournament Results

1.LoL 2016 World Championship$3,558,596.79League of Legends30 Players
2.LoL 2017 World Championship$3,101,750.59League of Legends33 Players
3.Overwatch League - Season 2 Playoffs$2,648,333.30Overwatch60 Players
4.Overwatch League 2020 - Playoffs - Grand Finals$2,403,409.10Overwatch35 Players
5.PUBG Global Championship 2019$2,356,000.00PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS24 Players
6.Overwatch League 2021 - Playoffs$2,288,333.36Overwatch43 Players
7.LoL 2018 World Championship$2,193,000.00League of Legends34 Players
8.Overwatch League 2022 - Playoffs$1,930,277.78Overwatch 260 Players
9.LoL 2015 World Championship$1,467,333.36League of Legends28 Players
10.LoL 2014 World Championship$1,340,000.00League of Legends18 Players
11.Overwatch League - Season 1 Playoffs$1,311,666.61Overwatch33 Players
12.LoL 2022 World Championship$1,284,381.23League of Legends37 Players
13.PGI.S 2021 Main Event$1,223,905.75PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS17 Players
14.LoL Season 3 World Championship$1,195,000.00League of Legends15 Players
15.LoL 2021 World Championship$1,101,375.02League of Legends35 Players
16.The International 2016$934,671.00Dota 25 Players
17.Mid-Season Invitational 2017$902,460.01League of Legends12 Players
18.LoL 2020 World Championship$894,712.50League of Legends29 Players
19.LoL 2019 World Championship$779,862.48League of Legends34 Players
20.Overwatch League - Season 1 Regular Season$748,472.18Overwatch59 Players
21.HGC 2018 Global Finals$610,000.00Heroes of the Storm16 Players
22.HGC 2017 Global Finals$592,000.00Heroes of the Storm18 Players
23.WCS 2017 Global Finals$567,000.00StarCraft II9 Players
24.The International 2015$541,830.64Dota 27 Players
25.Auto Chess Invitational 2019$480,000.00Auto Chess4 Players