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
$221,629,357.71
3558 Players
1307 Tournaments

#2
$92,389,662.27
12618 Players
4787 Tournaments

#3
$84,475,824.64
3243 Players
524 Tournaments

#4
$73,429,169.23
6810 Players
2406 Tournaments

#5
$32,307,490.08
2022 Players
5663 Tournaments



6.PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS$21,839,146.582412 Players238 Tournaments
7.Overwatch$21,698,821.283481 Players734 Tournaments
8.Hearthstone$20,398,088.362266 Players858 Tournaments
9.Heroes of the Storm$18,141,257.921200 Players456 Tournaments
10.Counter-Strike$13,484,561.804086 Players989 Tournaments
11.Arena of Valor$11,708,811.95507 Players44 Tournaments
12.Rainbow Six Siege$10,981,674.821299 Players194 Tournaments
13.SMITE$8,640,112.75522 Players95 Tournaments
14.StarCraft: Brood War$8,160,719.49656 Players562 Tournaments
15.Rocket League$7,294,366.03909 Players904 Tournaments
16.Call of Duty: Black Ops 4$7,261,267.00423 Players80 Tournaments
17.Halo 5: Guardians$7,071,480.97232 Players75 Tournaments
18.CrossFire$5,890,458.50624 Players304 Tournaments
19.WarCraft III$5,812,341.73561 Players1328 Tournaments
20.World of WarCraft$4,957,837.61413 Players118 Tournaments
21.Call of Duty: World War II$4,555,948.24256 Players62 Tournaments
22.Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare$4,151,666.26311 Players75 Tournaments
23.Magic: The Gathering Arena$4,012,000.00200 Players33 Tournaments
24.Call of Duty: Black Ops III$3,939,783.29420 Players78 Tournaments
25.World of Tanks$3,656,496.59403 Players50 Tournaments
26.FIFA 19$3,242,642.34304 Players48 Tournaments
27.Shadowverse$3,199,477.09225 Players39 Tournaments
28.Counter-Strike: Source$3,113,703.891495 Players331 Tournaments
29.Super Smash Bros. Melee$3,105,156.681865 Players2594 Tournaments
30.Gears of War 4$3,087,285.00132 Players41 Tournaments
31.PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS Mobile$2,864,209.82768 Players27 Tournaments
32.Heroes of Newerth$2,856,206.56807 Players368 Tournaments
33.Apex Legends$2,836,889.68662 Players79 Tournaments
34.Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare$2,606,816.56776 Players403 Tournaments
35.FIFA 18$2,233,697.69238 Players48 Tournaments
36.Street Fighter V$2,202,726.43233 Players120 Tournaments
37.Quake Champions$2,195,229.22207 Players194 Tournaments
38.Halo 3$2,158,079.40210 Players41 Tournaments
39.H1Z1$2,067,122.00119 Players13 Tournaments
40.Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition$2,017,135.95229 Players100 Tournaments
41.Call of Duty: Ghosts$1,585,241.25193 Players75 Tournaments
42.Clash Royale$1,581,020.39172 Players33 Tournaments
43.Tekken 7$1,575,035.61381 Players192 Tournaments
44.Attack on Titan Tribute Game$1,570,513.5399 Players75 Tournaments
45.Paladins$1,530,026.63188 Players30 Tournaments
46.Super Smash Bros. for Wii U$1,511,486.471263 Players1021 Tournaments
47.Halo 2$1,489,362.47119 Players71 Tournaments
48.FIFA 17$1,482,612.63156 Players48 Tournaments
49.Call of Duty: Black Ops 2$1,461,945.65183 Players52 Tournaments
50.FIFA Online 3$1,434,341.9088 Players9 Tournaments
51.Age of Empires II$1,296,345.45799 Players472 Tournaments
52.Magic: The Gathering Online$1,218,000.00130 Players10 Tournaments
53.Super Smash Bros. Ultimate$1,195,505.271759 Players1071 Tournaments
54.Quake III Arena$1,137,832.19243 Players100 Tournaments
55.Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3$1,132,475.66204 Players38 Tournaments
56.rFactor 2$1,089,433.15129 Players21 Tournaments
57.Brawlhalla$1,078,492.29453 Players368 Tournaments
58.Auto Chess$1,076,322.2872 Players6 Tournaments
59.Painkiller$1,015,000.0048 Players13 Tournaments
60.Madden NFL 2017$1,004,000.0042 Players5 Tournaments
61.NBA 2K18$1,000,000.0091 Players4 Tournaments
62.Turbo Racing League$1,000,000.0016 Players9 Tournaments
63.Defense of the Ancients$857,420.65460 Players94 Tournaments
64.FIFA 20$835,872.64209 Players15 Tournaments
65.Injustice 2$835,742.8381 Players37 Tournaments
66.iRacing.com$827,727.78583 Players75 Tournaments
67.Halo: Reach$822,089.97101 Players29 Tournaments
68.Ultra Street Fighter IV$816,673.46226 Players227 Tournaments
69.Vainglory$797,421.19247 Players35 Tournaments
70.Gwent$769,557.17310 Players107 Tournaments
71.Clash of Clans$751,576.8777 Players3 Tournaments
72.Call of Duty: Modern Warfare$709,850.00170 Players13 Tournaments
73.Point Blank$699,167.75297 Players32 Tournaments
74.Quake Live$682,294.04213 Players410 Tournaments
75.Free Fire$628,688.36164 Players7 Tournaments
76.Team Fortress 2$611,331.79797 Players133 Tournaments
77.Forza Motorsport 7$596,200.0069 Players8 Tournaments
78.KartRider$567,366.3576 Players20 Tournaments
79.Quake 4$556,678.51100 Players52 Tournaments
80.Mortal Kombat X$523,532.42100 Players62 Tournaments
81.Pro Evolution Soccer 2017$514,697.7139 Players16 Tournaments
82.F1 2019$500,000.0022 Players1 Tournament
83.Dead or Alive 4$497,745.3145 Players13 Tournaments
84.Guild Wars 2$476,005.50152 Players57 Tournaments
85.Halo 2 Anniversary$468,705.0597 Players20 Tournaments
86.FIFA 13$458,272.6852 Players62 Tournaments
87.TEPPEN$456,721.4712 Players1 Tournament
88.Halo 4$430,748.7666 Players19 Tournaments
89.Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare$419,370.97417 Players85 Tournaments
90.Old School Runescape$415,500.0059 Players21 Tournaments
91.Blade & Soul$409,355.5251 Players5 Tournaments
92.Counter-Strike Online$406,989.6070 Players12 Tournaments
93.Madden NFL 2013$400,000.008 Players1 Tournament
94.Teamfight Tactics$393,014.6599 Players7 Tournaments
95.Call of Duty: Black Ops$347,393.48117 Players22 Tournaments
96.Chess.com$345,307.02293 Players92 Tournaments
97.Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition$343,878.08153 Players202 Tournaments
98.Dragon Ball FighterZ$337,985.40159 Players73 Tournaments
99.Halo: Combat Evolved$299,281.00114 Players39 Tournaments
100.Project Gotham Racing 3$297,286.8533 Players10 Tournaments