Game Rankings
Most Prize Money Awarded





This list represents the top 100 games in esports with the most prize money 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.


Top Games Awarding Prize Money


#1
$284,435,798.15
4344 Players
1644 Tournaments

#2
$135,377,039.73
14871 Players
6189 Tournaments

#3
$119,841,216.05
5025 Players
763 Tournaments

#4
$92,805,149.08
8193 Players
2697 Tournaments

#5
$63,648,089.45
1101 Players
204 Tournaments



6.PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS$45,263,702.913107 Players405 Tournaments
7.StarCraft II$37,117,805.402119 Players6449 Tournaments
8.PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS Mobile$35,476,600.472110 Players99 Tournaments
9.Overwatch$33,895,562.283721 Players790 Tournaments
10.Hearthstone$28,162,494.722838 Players992 Tournaments
11.Rainbow Six Siege$23,584,184.832164 Players353 Tournaments
12.Heroes of the Storm$18,325,647.651278 Players479 Tournaments
13.Rocket League$18,054,652.802016 Players1996 Tournaments
14.Counter-Strike$13,559,672.194225 Players1018 Tournaments
15.League of Legends: Wild Rift$11,261,725.47352 Players102 Tournaments
16.Apex Legends$10,562,038.691557 Players416 Tournaments
17.CrossFire$9,906,937.39718 Players316 Tournaments
18.VALORANT$9,674,114.093693 Players665 Tournaments
19.Call of Duty: Warzone$9,434,531.931139 Players323 Tournaments
20.SMITE$9,250,112.75545 Players97 Tournaments
21.Magic: The Gathering Arena$8,938,000.00290 Players49 Tournaments
22.Call of Duty: Modern Warfare$7,500,784.50382 Players81 Tournaments
23.StarCraft: Brood War$7,254,923.94622 Players499 Tournaments
24.Halo 5: Guardians$7,105,480.97242 Players77 Tournaments
25.World of WarCraft$6,976,337.61472 Players164 Tournaments
26.Call of Duty: Black Ops 4$6,731,938.95379 Players68 Tournaments
27.WarCraft III$6,188,588.36648 Players1459 Tournaments
28.Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War$6,170,000.00247 Players66 Tournaments
29.Shadowverse$5,508,473.29248 Players44 Tournaments
30.Free Fire$4,615,734.23704 Players32 Tournaments
31.Call of Duty: WWII$4,560,271.00270 Players65 Tournaments
32.Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare$4,156,205.06341 Players80 Tournaments
33.World of Tanks$3,988,496.59418 Players54 Tournaments
34.Call of Duty: Black Ops III$3,939,783.29419 Players78 Tournaments
35.Super Smash Bros. Melee$3,534,778.981927 Players2637 Tournaments
36.Clash Royale$3,363,348.27290 Players51 Tournaments
37.FIFA 19$3,242,642.34299 Players48 Tournaments
38.Counter-Strike: Source$3,117,222.291502 Players333 Tournaments
39.Gears of War 4$3,087,285.00135 Players41 Tournaments
40.Call of Duty: Mobile$3,057,280.00185 Players6 Tournaments
41.chess24$2,985,625.4385 Players21 Tournaments
42.Heroes of Newerth$2,918,706.56813 Players371 Tournaments
43.Quake Champions$2,760,795.70269 Players249 Tournaments
44.Clash of Clans$2,720,852.87191 Players40 Tournaments
45.Mobile Legends: Bang Bang$2,697,400.00213 Players9 Tournaments
46.Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare$2,611,808.93783 Players405 Tournaments
47.FIFA 20$2,606,667.10322 Players63 Tournaments
48.Brawlhalla$2,583,831.09734 Players583 Tournaments
49.Brawl Stars$2,557,950.00215 Players31 Tournaments
50.Paladins$2,490,057.60584 Players78 Tournaments
51.iRacing.com$2,479,540.431154 Players161 Tournaments
52.Age of Empires II$2,382,912.751631 Players1230 Tournaments
53.Halo 3$2,318,079.40214 Players43 Tournaments
54.Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition$2,266,885.95235 Players105 Tournaments
55.Chess.com$2,253,064.33791 Players314 Tournaments
56.FIFA 21$2,245,134.53234 Players26 Tournaments
57.FIFA 18$2,233,697.69235 Players48 Tournaments
58.Street Fighter V$2,218,298.43239 Players122 Tournaments
59.H1Z1$2,067,122.00119 Players13 Tournaments
60.Super Smash Bros. Ultimate$2,059,508.672279 Players1596 Tournaments
61.Tekken 7$1,912,714.01460 Players269 Tournaments
62.FIFA Online 4$1,881,120.00161 Players14 Tournaments
63.Gears 5$1,783,000.00160 Players22 Tournaments
64.rFactor 2$1,724,557.31401 Players86 Tournaments
65.Halo 2$1,626,762.47126 Players74 Tournaments
66.Teamfight Tactics$1,600,867.65209 Players18 Tournaments
67.Call of Duty: Ghosts$1,594,185.25199 Players76 Tournaments
68.StarCraft: Remastered$1,576,736.72184 Players211 Tournaments
69.Super Smash Bros. for Wii U$1,515,451.471281 Players1035 Tournaments
70.FIFA 17$1,482,612.63156 Players48 Tournaments
71.Call of Duty: Black Ops 2$1,479,139.25187 Players54 Tournaments
72.FIFA Online 3$1,434,341.9088 Players9 Tournaments
73.Lichess$1,264,077.78336 Players140 Tournaments
74.Magic: The Gathering Online$1,218,000.00130 Players10 Tournaments
75.Gwent$1,206,277.17324 Players113 Tournaments
76.Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3$1,160,815.66209 Players45 Tournaments
77.Auto Chess$1,148,820.28128 Players51 Tournaments
78.Quake III Arena$1,147,061.21279 Players107 Tournaments
79.Call of Duty: Vanguard$1,136,500.00140 Players18 Tournaments
80.WarCraft III: Reforged$1,135,993.76111 Players201 Tournaments
81.Painkiller$1,015,000.0048 Players13 Tournaments
82.Madden NFL 2017$1,004,000.0042 Players5 Tournaments
83.NBA 2K18$1,000,000.0091 Players4 Tournaments
84.Turbo Racing League$1,000,000.0016 Players9 Tournaments
85.Defense of the Ancients$857,420.65468 Players94 Tournaments
86.Injustice 2$837,447.1681 Players38 Tournaments
87.Forza Motorsport 7$820,200.00124 Players12 Tournaments
88.Ultra Street Fighter IV$817,253.46233 Players231 Tournaments
89.Vainglory$797,421.19247 Players35 Tournaments
90.Halo: Reach$772,089.97121 Players29 Tournaments
91.F1 2021$761,739.0031 Players3 Tournaments
92.F1 2020$752,235.0042 Players3 Tournaments
93.Street Fighter V: Champion Edition$738,265.06176 Players107 Tournaments
94.Team Fortress 2$718,078.811364 Players197 Tournaments
95.Point Blank$699,167.75297 Players32 Tournaments
96.Quake Live$683,479.12220 Players412 Tournaments
97.Assetto Corsa$634,526.25254 Players99 Tournaments
98.Call of Duty: Blackout$611,608.35175 Players18 Tournaments
99.Farming Simulator 19$582,267.88127 Players25 Tournaments
100.KartRider$567,366.3576 Players20 Tournaments