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
$231,860,237.22
3999 Players
1496 Tournaments

#2
$112,392,778.59
13556 Players
5544 Tournaments

#3
$102,378,449.13
4585 Players
687 Tournaments

#4
$83,187,563.43
7488 Players
2528 Tournaments

#5
$34,734,474.78
2087 Players
6066 Tournaments



6.PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS$32,853,449.922967 Players327 Tournaments
7.Overwatch$26,750,317.283532 Players747 Tournaments
8.Hearthstone$24,564,783.472460 Players914 Tournaments
9.Arena of Valor$24,093,832.78681 Players62 Tournaments
10.Heroes of the Storm$18,188,482.651253 Players475 Tournaments
11.Counter-Strike$13,529,661.034141 Players997 Tournaments
12.Rainbow Six Siege$13,280,525.741621 Players244 Tournaments
13.Rocket League$12,365,372.111437 Players1395 Tournaments
14.PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS Mobile$11,228,917.021267 Players50 Tournaments
15.SMITE$9,250,112.75545 Players97 Tournaments
16.StarCraft: Brood War$8,430,170.61682 Players681 Tournaments
17.Halo 5: Guardians$7,071,480.97233 Players75 Tournaments
18.Call of Duty: Black Ops 4$6,731,938.95380 Players68 Tournaments
19.Call of Duty: Modern Warfare$6,676,784.50259 Players50 Tournaments
20.CrossFire$6,609,445.02643 Players310 Tournaments
21.Magic: The Gathering Arena$6,012,000.00241 Players38 Tournaments
22.WarCraft III$5,811,479.73558 Players1335 Tournaments
23.Apex Legends$5,356,151.691269 Players297 Tournaments
24.World of WarCraft$4,957,837.61413 Players118 Tournaments
25.Call of Duty: World War II$4,559,271.00266 Players64 Tournaments
26.Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare$4,156,205.06341 Players80 Tournaments
27.Call of Duty: Black Ops III$3,939,783.29419 Players78 Tournaments
28.World of Tanks$3,656,496.59403 Players50 Tournaments
29.Call of Duty: Warzone$3,575,999.01747 Players142 Tournaments
30.Clash Royale$3,363,348.27290 Players51 Tournaments
31.VALORANT$3,307,214.972308 Players328 Tournaments
32.Super Smash Bros. Melee$3,243,573.571883 Players2615 Tournaments
33.FIFA 19$3,242,642.34300 Players48 Tournaments
34.Shadowverse$3,211,177.09239 Players42 Tournaments
35.Counter-Strike: Source$3,117,222.291502 Players333 Tournaments
36.Gears of War 4$3,087,285.00135 Players41 Tournaments
37.Heroes of Newerth$2,915,206.56813 Players371 Tournaments
38.Clash of Clans$2,631,062.87191 Players35 Tournaments
39.Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare$2,608,808.93783 Players404 Tournaments
40.Quake Champions$2,409,481.21254 Players242 Tournaments
41.Paladins$2,354,557.60589 Players76 Tournaments
42.FIFA 18$2,233,697.69235 Players48 Tournaments
43.Street Fighter V$2,202,726.43233 Players120 Tournaments
44.Halo 3$2,158,079.40210 Players41 Tournaments
45.FIFA 20$2,118,402.84297 Players61 Tournaments
46.H1Z1$2,067,122.00119 Players13 Tournaments
47.Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition$2,017,135.95229 Players100 Tournaments
48.Age of Empires II$1,824,451.121180 Players830 Tournaments
49.Gears 5$1,783,000.00160 Players22 Tournaments
50.Tekken 7$1,782,656.45425 Players239 Tournaments
51.Brawlhalla$1,743,994.09599 Players475 Tournaments
52.chess24$1,704,696.0965 Players13 Tournaments
53.Call of Duty: Ghosts$1,594,185.25199 Players76 Tournaments
54.iRacing.com$1,565,602.43921 Players115 Tournaments
55.Super Smash Bros. for Wii U$1,511,976.471264 Players1022 Tournaments
56.Halo 2$1,489,362.47119 Players71 Tournaments
57.FIFA 17$1,482,612.63156 Players48 Tournaments
58.Call of Duty: Black Ops 2$1,467,139.25184 Players53 Tournaments
59.Super Smash Bros. Ultimate$1,467,024.262010 Players1373 Tournaments
60.FIFA Online 3$1,434,341.9088 Players9 Tournaments
61.Free Fire$1,306,392.23321 Players15 Tournaments
62.rFactor 2$1,272,702.10230 Players50 Tournaments
63.Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War$1,248,000.00108 Players12 Tournaments
64.Magic: The Gathering Online$1,218,000.00130 Players10 Tournaments
65.Chess.com$1,193,988.94661 Players207 Tournaments
66.Lichess$1,178,011.93315 Players109 Tournaments
67.Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3$1,160,815.66209 Players45 Tournaments
68.Quake III Arena$1,138,192.95247 Players102 Tournaments
69.FIFA Online 4$1,081,120.00114 Players8 Tournaments
70.Auto Chess$1,076,322.2872 Players6 Tournaments
71.Teamfight Tactics$1,069,313.65181 Players16 Tournaments
72.Painkiller$1,015,000.0048 Players13 Tournaments
73.Madden NFL 2017$1,004,000.0042 Players5 Tournaments
74.NBA 2K18$1,000,000.0091 Players4 Tournaments
75.Turbo Racing League$1,000,000.0016 Players9 Tournaments
76.Gwent$956,277.17324 Players112 Tournaments
77.Defense of the Ancients$857,420.65468 Players94 Tournaments
78.Injustice 2$835,742.8381 Players37 Tournaments
79.Halo: Reach$822,089.97101 Players29 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$751,947.0039 Players2 Tournaments
84.Team Fortress 2$718,078.811364 Players197 Tournaments
85.Point Blank$699,167.75297 Players32 Tournaments
86.Quake Live$682,294.04213 Players410 Tournaments
87.Call of Duty: Blackout$611,608.35175 Players18 Tournaments
88.WarCraft III: Reforged$571,463.8491 Players116 Tournaments
89.KartRider$567,366.3576 Players20 Tournaments
90.Quake 4$557,039.27103 Players54 Tournaments
91.F1 2019$538,047.3825 Players2 Tournaments
92.Mortal Kombat X$523,532.42100 Players62 Tournaments
93.Pro Evolution Soccer 2017$514,697.7139 Players16 Tournaments
94.Dead or Alive 4$497,745.3145 Players13 Tournaments
95.Guild Wars 2$476,005.50152 Players57 Tournaments
96.Halo 2 Anniversary$468,705.0597 Players20 Tournaments
97.FIFA 13$458,427.8253 Players62 Tournaments
98.TEPPEN$456,721.4712 Players1 Tournament
99.Halo 4$430,748.7666 Players19 Tournaments
100.Minecraft$429,539.1584 Players20 Tournaments