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
$234,795,551.17
4059 Players
1526 Tournaments

#2
$117,181,870.25
14024 Players
5772 Tournaments

#3
$107,676,945.70
4848 Players
738 Tournaments

#4
$84,264,144.84
7813 Players
2607 Tournaments

#5
$35,209,629.78
2098 Players
6081 Tournaments



6.PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS$33,572,921.922995 Players334 Tournaments
7.Overwatch$27,225,317.283533 Players750 Tournaments
8.Arena of Valor$27,061,485.80716 Players64 Tournaments
9.Hearthstone$25,244,153.472530 Players929 Tournaments
10.Heroes of the Storm$18,193,482.651256 Players476 Tournaments
11.Rainbow Six Siege$17,378,920.141687 Players278 Tournaments
12.PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS Mobile$15,719,680.021318 Players54 Tournaments
13.Rocket League$14,684,631.831640 Players1556 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.Call of Duty: Modern Warfare$7,500,784.50382 Players81 Tournaments
18.Halo 5: Guardians$7,071,480.97233 Players75 Tournaments
19.Call of Duty: Black Ops 4$6,731,938.95379 Players68 Tournaments
20.Apex Legends$6,664,325.691399 Players336 Tournaments
21.CrossFire$6,609,445.02643 Players310 Tournaments
22.Magic: The Gathering Arena$6,012,000.00241 Players38 Tournaments
23.Call of Duty: Warzone$5,845,293.26926 Players210 Tournaments
24.WarCraft III$5,811,479.73558 Players1335 Tournaments
25.VALORANT$5,035,145.202610 Players394 Tournaments
26.World of WarCraft$4,957,837.61413 Players118 Tournaments
27.Call of Duty: World War II$4,560,271.00270 Players65 Tournaments
28.Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare$4,156,205.06341 Players80 Tournaments
29.Call of Duty: Black Ops III$3,939,783.29419 Players78 Tournaments
30.World of Tanks$3,656,496.59403 Players50 Tournaments
31.Super Smash Bros. Melee$3,401,263.221889 Players2619 Tournaments
32.Clash Royale$3,363,348.27290 Players51 Tournaments
33.Free Fire$3,316,392.23403 Players16 Tournaments
34.FIFA 19$3,242,642.34299 Players48 Tournaments
35.Shadowverse$3,211,177.09239 Players42 Tournaments
36.Counter-Strike: Source$3,117,222.291502 Players333 Tournaments
37.Gears of War 4$3,087,285.00135 Players41 Tournaments
38.Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War$3,030,000.00240 Players58 Tournaments
39.Heroes of Newerth$2,918,706.56814 Players371 Tournaments
40.Clash of Clans$2,631,062.87191 Players35 Tournaments
41.Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare$2,611,808.93783 Players405 Tournaments
42.Quake Champions$2,609,884.70261 Players247 Tournaments
43.Paladins$2,354,557.60589 Players76 Tournaments
44.Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition$2,264,625.95232 Players103 Tournaments
45.FIFA 18$2,233,697.69235 Players48 Tournaments
46.chess24$2,205,625.4374 Players16 Tournaments
47.Street Fighter V$2,202,726.43233 Players120 Tournaments
48.Halo 3$2,158,079.40210 Players41 Tournaments
49.FIFA 20$2,117,946.76297 Players61 Tournaments
50.H1Z1$2,067,122.00119 Players13 Tournaments
51.Age of Empires II$1,951,172.741358 Players996 Tournaments
52.iRacing.com$1,872,399.431079 Players132 Tournaments
53.Tekken 7$1,832,150.76440 Players256 Tournaments
54.Brawlhalla$1,828,994.09608 Players486 Tournaments
55.Gears 5$1,783,000.00160 Players22 Tournaments
56.Call of Duty: Ghosts$1,594,185.25199 Players76 Tournaments
57.Brawl Stars$1,557,950.00212 Players30 Tournaments
58.Super Smash Bros. Ultimate$1,544,684.462124 Players1465 Tournaments
59.Super Smash Bros. for Wii U$1,513,951.471276 Players1033 Tournaments
60.Halo 2$1,489,362.47119 Players71 Tournaments
61.FIFA 17$1,482,612.63156 Players48 Tournaments
62.Call of Duty: Black Ops 2$1,479,139.25187 Players54 Tournaments
63.rFactor 2$1,446,593.90261 Players65 Tournaments
64.FIFA Online 3$1,434,341.9088 Players9 Tournaments
65.Chess.com$1,340,988.94679 Players234 Tournaments
66.Magic: The Gathering Online$1,218,000.00130 Players10 Tournaments
67.Lichess$1,198,361.93325 Players119 Tournaments
68.FIFA Online 4$1,181,120.00125 Players9 Tournaments
69.Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3$1,160,815.66209 Players45 Tournaments
70.Quake III Arena$1,138,446.44249 Players104 Tournaments
71.Auto Chess$1,136,620.28112 Players10 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$835,742.8381 Players37 Tournaments
80.Forza Motorsport 7$820,200.00124 Players12 Tournaments
81.Ultra Street Fighter IV$816,713.46231 Players229 Tournaments
82.Vainglory$797,421.19247 Players35 Tournaments
83.F1 2020$752,235.0042 Players3 Tournaments
84.Halo: Reach$722,089.97100 Players28 Tournaments
85.Team Fortress 2$718,078.811364 Players197 Tournaments
86.Point Blank$699,167.75297 Players32 Tournaments
87.Quake Live$682,447.53214 Players411 Tournaments
88.Call of Duty: Blackout$611,608.35175 Players18 Tournaments
89.WarCraft III: Reforged$571,463.8491 Players116 Tournaments
90.KartRider$567,366.3576 Players20 Tournaments
91.Quake 4$557,039.27103 Players54 Tournaments
92.F1 2019$538,047.3825 Players2 Tournaments
93.Mortal Kombat 11$526,576.88199 Players46 Tournaments
94.Mortal Kombat X$523,532.42100 Players62 Tournaments
95.Pro Evolution Soccer 2017$514,697.7139 Players16 Tournaments
96.Dead or Alive 4$497,745.3145 Players13 Tournaments
97.Guild Wars 2$476,005.50152 Players57 Tournaments
98.Halo 2 Anniversary$468,705.0597 Players20 Tournaments
99.FIFA 13$458,427.8253 Players62 Tournaments
100.TEPPEN$456,721.4712 Players1 Tournament