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
$236,125,712.77
4069 Players
1537 Tournaments

#2
$120,800,974.37
14178 Players
5871 Tournaments

#3
$108,281,355.70
4866 Players
740 Tournaments

#4
$86,689,521.18
7837 Players
2619 Tournaments

#5
$35,672,079.78
2104 Players
6205 Tournaments



6.Arena of Valor$34,789,485.80732 Players65 Tournaments
7.PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS$33,747,827.923001 Players337 Tournaments
8.Overwatch$28,529,882.283569 Players759 Tournaments
9.Hearthstone$25,674,830.982587 Players941 Tournaments
10.Rainbow Six Siege$19,072,631.781972 Players324 Tournaments
11.Heroes of the Storm$18,193,482.651256 Players476 Tournaments
12.PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS Mobile$16,415,960.021519 Players59 Tournaments
13.Rocket League$14,909,880.091683 Players1592 Tournaments
14.Counter-Strike$13,553,955.464225 Players1017 Tournaments
15.SMITE$9,250,112.75545 Players97 Tournaments
16.StarCraft: Brood War$8,502,810.61683 Players682 Tournaments
17.Apex Legends$8,085,185.691427 Players364 Tournaments
18.Call of Duty: Modern Warfare$7,500,784.50382 Players81 Tournaments
19.Halo 5: Guardians$7,071,480.97233 Players75 Tournaments
20.VALORANT$6,943,548.792973 Players471 Tournaments
21.Call of Duty: Black Ops 4$6,731,938.95379 Players68 Tournaments
22.CrossFire$6,609,445.02643 Players310 Tournaments
23.Call of Duty: Warzone$6,391,593.26989 Players223 Tournaments
24.Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War$6,030,000.00240 Players60 Tournaments
25.Magic: The Gathering Arena$6,012,000.00241 Players38 Tournaments
26.WarCraft III$5,811,479.73558 Players1335 Tournaments
27.World of WarCraft$4,957,837.61413 Players118 Tournaments
28.Call of Duty: World War II$4,560,271.00270 Players65 Tournaments
29.Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare$4,156,205.06341 Players80 Tournaments
30.Call of Duty: Black Ops III$3,939,783.29419 Players78 Tournaments
31.World of Tanks$3,671,496.59404 Players51 Tournaments
32.Super Smash Bros. Melee$3,406,333.221896 Players2621 Tournaments
33.Clash Royale$3,363,348.27290 Players51 Tournaments
34.Free Fire$3,316,392.23403 Players16 Tournaments
35.FIFA 19$3,242,642.34299 Players48 Tournaments
36.Shadowverse$3,211,177.09239 Players42 Tournaments
37.Counter-Strike: Source$3,117,222.291502 Players333 Tournaments
38.Gears of War 4$3,087,285.00135 Players41 Tournaments
39.Heroes of Newerth$2,918,706.56813 Players371 Tournaments
40.Quake Champions$2,759,884.70262 Players248 Tournaments
41.Clash of Clans$2,720,852.87191 Players40 Tournaments
42.Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare$2,611,808.93783 Players405 Tournaments
43.chess24$2,405,625.4380 Players18 Tournaments
44.Paladins$2,354,557.60589 Players76 Tournaments
45.Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition$2,266,885.95235 Players105 Tournaments
46.FIFA 18$2,233,697.69235 Players48 Tournaments
47.Street Fighter V$2,202,726.43233 Players120 Tournaments
48.Halo 3$2,168,079.40210 Players42 Tournaments
49.Age of Empires II$2,152,989.781432 Players1050 Tournaments
50.FIFA 20$2,117,946.76297 Players61 Tournaments
51.H1Z1$2,067,122.00119 Players13 Tournaments
52.Brawlhalla$1,938,994.09611 Players492 Tournaments
53.iRacing.com$1,872,399.431079 Players132 Tournaments
54.Tekken 7$1,835,546.29445 Players259 Tournaments
55.Gears 5$1,783,000.00160 Players22 Tournaments
56.Super Smash Bros. Ultimate$1,753,512.352174 Players1501 Tournaments
57.Chess.com$1,619,538.94729 Players254 Tournaments
58.Call of Duty: Ghosts$1,594,185.25199 Players76 Tournaments
59.Brawl Stars$1,557,950.00212 Players30 Tournaments
60.Super Smash Bros. for Wii U$1,514,261.471278 Players1034 Tournaments
61.Halo 2$1,489,362.47119 Players71 Tournaments
62.FIFA 17$1,482,612.63156 Players48 Tournaments
63.Call of Duty: Black Ops 2$1,479,139.25187 Players54 Tournaments
64.rFactor 2$1,446,593.90261 Players65 Tournaments
65.FIFA Online 3$1,434,341.9088 Players9 Tournaments
66.FIFA Online 4$1,281,120.00132 Players10 Tournaments
67.Magic: The Gathering Online$1,218,000.00130 Players10 Tournaments
68.Lichess$1,203,061.93329 Players125 Tournaments
69.Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3$1,160,815.66209 Players45 Tournaments
70.Quake III Arena$1,138,806.44260 Players105 Tournaments
71.Auto Chess$1,138,220.28114 Players17 Tournaments
72.Teamfight Tactics$1,069,313.65181 Players16 Tournaments
73.Painkiller$1,015,000.0048 Players13 Tournaments
74.Madden NFL 2017$1,004,000.0042 Players5 Tournaments
75.NBA 2K18$1,000,000.0091 Players4 Tournaments
76.Turbo Racing League$1,000,000.0016 Players9 Tournaments
77.Gwent$956,277.17324 Players112 Tournaments
78.Defense of the Ancients$857,420.65468 Players94 Tournaments
79.Injustice 2$837,447.1681 Players38 Tournaments
80.Forza Motorsport 7$820,200.00124 Players12 Tournaments
81.Ultra Street Fighter IV$817,003.46231 Players230 Tournaments
82.WarCraft III: Reforged$815,178.5291 Players127 Tournaments
83.Vainglory$797,421.19247 Players35 Tournaments
84.Halo: Reach$772,089.97121 Players29 Tournaments
85.F1 2020$752,235.0042 Players3 Tournaments
86.Team Fortress 2$718,078.811364 Players197 Tournaments
87.Point Blank$699,167.75297 Players32 Tournaments
88.Quake Live$682,447.53214 Players411 Tournaments
89.Street Fighter V: Champion Edition$616,642.04158 Players98 Tournaments
90.Call of Duty: Blackout$611,608.35175 Players18 Tournaments
91.KartRider$567,366.3576 Players20 Tournaments
92.Quake 4$557,039.27103 Players54 Tournaments
93.Mortal Kombat 11$543,476.88206 Players48 Tournaments
94.F1 2019$538,047.3825 Players2 Tournaments
95.Mortal Kombat X$523,532.42100 Players62 Tournaments
96.Pro Evolution Soccer 2017$514,697.7139 Players16 Tournaments
97.Dead or Alive 4$497,745.3145 Players13 Tournaments
98.Guild Wars 2$476,005.50152 Players57 Tournaments
99.Halo 2 Anniversary$468,705.0597 Players20 Tournaments
100.FIFA 13$458,427.8253 Players62 Tournaments