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
$224,342,424.08
3678 Players
1382 Tournaments

#2
$96,235,125.71
12785 Players
4980 Tournaments

#3
$86,469,796.14
3296 Players
542 Tournaments

#4
$75,571,470.80
6947 Players
2439 Tournaments

#5
$32,827,988.19
2035 Players
5816 Tournaments



6.PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS$22,192,706.972617 Players280 Tournaments
7.Overwatch$21,703,183.283483 Players735 Tournaments
8.Hearthstone$21,155,336.922349 Players875 Tournaments
9.Heroes of the Storm$18,145,292.921203 Players457 Tournaments
10.Arena of Valor$14,556,095.63536 Players49 Tournaments
11.Counter-Strike$13,493,849.874152 Players995 Tournaments
12.Rainbow Six Siege$12,145,491.791523 Players225 Tournaments
13.Rocket League$8,866,144.77951 Players1020 Tournaments
14.SMITE$8,640,112.75522 Players95 Tournaments
15.StarCraft: Brood War$8,236,712.49668 Players568 Tournaments
16.Call of Duty: Black Ops 4$7,264,452.00437 Players81 Tournaments
17.Halo 5: Guardians$7,071,480.97233 Players75 Tournaments
18.CrossFire$6,348,525.02624 Players305 Tournaments
19.WarCraft III$5,811,479.73558 Players1335 Tournaments
20.Magic: The Gathering Arena$5,512,000.00232 Players36 Tournaments
21.World of WarCraft$4,957,837.61413 Players118 Tournaments
22.Call of Duty: World War II$4,559,271.00266 Players64 Tournaments
23.Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare$4,156,205.06341 Players80 Tournaments
24.Call of Duty: Black Ops III$3,939,783.29420 Players78 Tournaments
25.PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS Mobile$3,722,653.07951 Players37 Tournaments
26.World of Tanks$3,656,496.59403 Players50 Tournaments
27.Apex Legends$3,620,352.641016 Players130 Tournaments
28.FIFA 19$3,242,642.34303 Players48 Tournaments
29.Shadowverse$3,211,177.09239 Players42 Tournaments
30.Super Smash Bros. Melee$3,181,748.691875 Players2604 Tournaments
31.Counter-Strike: Source$3,115,972.291499 Players333 Tournaments
32.Gears of War 4$3,087,285.00135 Players41 Tournaments
33.Heroes of Newerth$2,915,206.56816 Players371 Tournaments
34.Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare$2,608,808.93784 Players404 Tournaments
35.Clash Royale$2,293,020.39222 Players39 Tournaments
36.FIFA 18$2,233,697.69238 Players48 Tournaments
37.Street Fighter V$2,202,726.43233 Players120 Tournaments
38.Quake Champions$2,195,729.22208 Players195 Tournaments
39.Halo 3$2,158,079.40210 Players41 Tournaments
40.H1Z1$2,067,122.00119 Players13 Tournaments
41.Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition$2,017,135.95229 Players100 Tournaments
42.Call of Duty: Ghosts$1,594,185.25199 Players76 Tournaments
43.Tekken 7$1,576,414.05384 Players193 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$1,511,976.471264 Players1022 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$1,467,139.25184 Players53 Tournaments
50.FIFA Online 3$1,434,341.9089 Players9 Tournaments
51.Age of Empires II$1,396,374.06800 Players495 Tournaments
52.Call of Duty: Modern Warfare$1,321,784.50239 Players29 Tournaments
53.Super Smash Bros. Ultimate$1,262,243.661824 Players1118 Tournaments
54.Magic: The Gathering Online$1,218,000.00130 Players10 Tournaments
55.Brawlhalla$1,164,012.39502 Players389 Tournaments
56.rFactor 2$1,140,113.81132 Players28 Tournaments
57.Quake III Arena$1,137,832.19243 Players100 Tournaments
58.Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3$1,134,475.66206 Players39 Tournaments
59.Auto Chess$1,076,322.2872 Players6 Tournaments
60.FIFA 20$1,068,673.72239 Players38 Tournaments
61.Painkiller$1,015,000.0048 Players13 Tournaments
62.Madden NFL 2017$1,004,000.0042 Players5 Tournaments
63.NBA 2K18$1,000,000.0091 Players4 Tournaments
64.Turbo Racing League$1,000,000.0016 Players9 Tournaments
65.iRacing.com$882,787.78620 Players82 Tournaments
66.Defense of the Ancients$857,420.65468 Players94 Tournaments
67.Injustice 2$835,742.8381 Players37 Tournaments
68.Halo: Reach$822,089.97101 Players29 Tournaments
69.Ultra Street Fighter IV$816,673.46226 Players227 Tournaments
70.Gwent$798,757.17315 Players108 Tournaments
71.Vainglory$797,421.19247 Players35 Tournaments
72.Clash of Clans$751,576.8777 Players3 Tournaments
73.Call of Duty: Warzone$712,850.08102 Players30 Tournaments
74.Point Blank$699,167.75297 Players32 Tournaments
75.Quake Live$682,294.04213 Players410 Tournaments
76.FIFA Online 4$679,240.0084 Players4 Tournaments
77.Free Fire$668,284.76171 Players9 Tournaments
78.Forza Motorsport 7$645,200.00102 Players9 Tournaments
79.Team Fortress 2$640,239.791028 Players153 Tournaments
80.Teamfight Tactics$594,539.65131 Players11 Tournaments
81.Chess.com$586,955.96479 Players122 Tournaments
82.KartRider$567,366.3576 Players20 Tournaments
83.Quake 4$556,678.51100 Players52 Tournaments
84.F1 2019$538,047.3825 Players2 Tournaments
85.Mortal Kombat X$523,532.42100 Players62 Tournaments
86.Pro Evolution Soccer 2017$514,697.7139 Players16 Tournaments
87.Gears 5$500,000.0072 Players4 Tournaments
88.Dead or Alive 4$497,745.3145 Players13 Tournaments
89.chess24$477,876.2145 Players5 Tournaments
90.Guild Wars 2$476,005.50152 Players57 Tournaments
91.Halo 2 Anniversary$468,705.0597 Players20 Tournaments
92.FIFA 13$458,427.8253 Players62 Tournaments
93.TEPPEN$456,721.4712 Players1 Tournament
94.Halo 4$430,748.7666 Players19 Tournaments
95.Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare$419,370.97417 Players85 Tournaments
96.Old School Runescape$415,500.0059 Players21 Tournaments
97.Blade & Soul$409,355.5251 Players5 Tournaments
98.Counter-Strike Online$406,989.6070 Players12 Tournaments
99.Madden NFL 2013$400,000.008 Players1 Tournament
100.Mortal Kombat 11$392,602.33158 Players37 Tournaments