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
$234,239,771.24
4029 Players
1514 Tournaments

#2
$114,629,242.55
13806 Players
5711 Tournaments

#3
$102,637,019.15
4725 Players
709 Tournaments

#4
$84,139,666.98
7783 Players
2597 Tournaments

#5
$34,739,474.78
2087 Players
6067 Tournaments



6.PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS$32,941,839.922988 Players330 Tournaments
7.Overwatch$26,750,317.283532 Players747 Tournaments
8.Hearthstone$25,006,783.472492 Players924 Tournaments
9.Arena of Valor$24,093,832.78681 Players62 Tournaments
10.Heroes of the Storm$18,193,482.651256 Players476 Tournaments
11.Rainbow Six Siege$17,238,917.151684 Players276 Tournaments
12.Counter-Strike$13,553,955.464225 Players1017 Tournaments
13.Rocket League$13,343,558.681515 Players1458 Tournaments
14.PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS Mobile$13,225,180.021274 Players52 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$7,146,784.50318 Players66 Tournaments
18.Halo 5: Guardians$7,071,480.97233 Players75 Tournaments
19.Call of Duty: Black Ops 4$6,731,938.95380 Players68 Tournaments
20.CrossFire$6,609,445.02643 Players310 Tournaments
21.Apex Legends$6,188,091.691389 Players334 Tournaments
22.Magic: The Gathering Arena$6,012,000.00241 Players38 Tournaments
23.WarCraft III$5,811,479.73558 Players1335 Tournaments
24.World of WarCraft$4,957,837.61413 Players118 Tournaments
25.VALORANT$4,885,138.882511 Players372 Tournaments
26.Call of Duty: Warzone$4,701,253.31770 Players177 Tournaments
27.Call of Duty: World War II$4,559,271.00266 Players64 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.Clash Royale$3,363,348.27290 Players51 Tournaments
32.Free Fire$3,316,392.23403 Players16 Tournaments
33.Super Smash Bros. Melee$3,243,773.571886 Players2617 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.Heroes of Newerth$2,915,206.56813 Players371 Tournaments
39.Clash of Clans$2,631,062.87191 Players35 Tournaments
40.Quake Champions$2,609,884.70261 Players247 Tournaments
41.Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare$2,608,808.93783 Players404 Tournaments
42.Paladins$2,354,557.60589 Players76 Tournaments
43.FIFA 18$2,233,697.69235 Players48 Tournaments
44.Street Fighter V$2,202,726.43233 Players120 Tournaments
45.Halo 3$2,158,079.40210 Players41 Tournaments
46.FIFA 20$2,117,946.76297 Players61 Tournaments
47.chess24$2,105,625.4369 Players15 Tournaments
48.H1Z1$2,067,122.00119 Players13 Tournaments
49.Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War$2,042,000.00172 Players31 Tournaments
50.Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition$2,020,730.95232 Players101 Tournaments
51.Age of Empires II$1,909,790.741349 Players966 Tournaments
52.iRacing.com$1,846,152.431012 Players124 Tournaments
53.Tekken 7$1,835,698.37432 Players241 Tournaments
54.Brawlhalla$1,818,994.09608 Players485 Tournaments
55.Gears 5$1,783,000.00160 Players22 Tournaments
56.Call of Duty: Ghosts$1,594,185.25199 Players76 Tournaments
57.Super Smash Bros. Ultimate$1,518,463.872098 Players1441 Tournaments
58.Super Smash Bros. for Wii U$1,512,711.471272 Players1024 Tournaments
59.Halo 2$1,489,362.47119 Players71 Tournaments
60.FIFA 17$1,482,612.63156 Players48 Tournaments
61.Call of Duty: Black Ops 2$1,467,139.25184 Players53 Tournaments
62.rFactor 2$1,446,593.90261 Players65 Tournaments
63.FIFA Online 3$1,434,341.9088 Players9 Tournaments
64.Chess.com$1,266,488.94672 Players217 Tournaments
65.Magic: The Gathering Online$1,218,000.00130 Players10 Tournaments
66.Lichess$1,182,211.93318 Players114 Tournaments
67.Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3$1,160,815.66209 Players45 Tournaments
68.Quake III Arena$1,138,446.44249 Players104 Tournaments
69.Auto Chess$1,136,420.28112 Players8 Tournaments
70.FIFA Online 4$1,081,120.00114 Players8 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.Forza Motorsport 7$820,200.00124 Players12 Tournaments
80.Ultra Street Fighter IV$816,713.46231 Players229 Tournaments
81.Vainglory$797,421.19247 Players35 Tournaments
82.F1 2020$752,235.0042 Players3 Tournaments
83.Halo: Reach$722,089.97100 Players28 Tournaments
84.Team Fortress 2$718,078.811364 Players197 Tournaments
85.Point Blank$699,167.75297 Players32 Tournaments
86.Quake Live$682,447.53214 Players411 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.Mortal Kombat 11$504,314.68163 Players40 Tournaments
95.Dead or Alive 4$497,745.3145 Players13 Tournaments
96.Guild Wars 2$476,005.50152 Players57 Tournaments
97.Halo 2 Anniversary$468,705.0597 Players20 Tournaments
98.FIFA 13$458,427.8253 Players62 Tournaments
99.TEPPEN$456,721.4712 Players1 Tournament
100.Halo 4$430,748.7666 Players19 Tournaments