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
$217,730,656.77
3515 Players
1271 Tournaments

#2
$85,231,364.40
12188 Players
4362 Tournaments

#3
$84,417,364.25
3242 Players
522 Tournaments

#4
$73,054,229.77
6765 Players
2395 Tournaments

#5
$32,021,885.74
1973 Players
5592 Tournaments



6.Overwatch$21,197,382.013379 Players726 Tournaments
7.Hearthstone$18,908,088.362231 Players853 Tournaments
8.Heroes of the Storm$18,060,665.921200 Players455 Tournaments
9.PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS$14,990,043.572058 Players185 Tournaments
10.Counter-Strike$13,483,673.804071 Players988 Tournaments
11.Arena of Valor$11,381,591.95495 Players43 Tournaments
12.SMITE$8,640,112.75522 Players95 Tournaments
13.StarCraft: Brood War$8,092,479.49655 Players561 Tournaments
14.Call of Duty: Black Ops 4$7,155,620.00396 Players78 Tournaments
15.Halo 5: Guardians$7,071,480.97232 Players75 Tournaments
16.Rainbow Six Siege$7,029,886.661096 Players162 Tournaments
17.Rocket League$6,080,358.38833 Players873 Tournaments
18.WarCraft III$5,615,085.92556 Players1313 Tournaments
19.World of WarCraft$4,957,837.61413 Players118 Tournaments
20.CrossFire$4,930,458.50619 Players302 Tournaments
21.Call of Duty: World War II$4,551,649.93243 Players60 Tournaments
22.Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare$4,151,666.26311 Players75 Tournaments
23.Call of Duty: Black Ops III$3,939,783.29420 Players78 Tournaments
24.World of Tanks$3,656,496.59403 Players50 Tournaments
25.FIFA 19$3,240,075.15295 Players42 Tournaments
26.Magic: The Gathering Arena$3,162,000.00199 Players32 Tournaments
27.Counter-Strike: Source$3,113,703.891495 Players331 Tournaments
28.Gears of War 4$3,087,285.00132 Players41 Tournaments
29.Super Smash Bros. Melee$3,063,658.341842 Players2574 Tournaments
30.Heroes of Newerth$2,856,206.56805 Players368 Tournaments
31.Apex Legends$2,786,889.68658 Players77 Tournaments
32.Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare$2,606,816.56776 Players403 Tournaments
33.FIFA 18$2,232,462.50234 Players43 Tournaments
34.Street Fighter V$2,202,526.43232 Players119 Tournaments
35.Quake Champions$2,194,229.22207 Players192 Tournaments
36.Halo 3$2,106,479.40199 Players38 Tournaments
37.H1Z1$2,067,122.00119 Players13 Tournaments
38.PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS Mobile$1,879,623.07554 Players19 Tournaments
39.Shadowverse$1,712,856.45194 Players32 Tournaments
40.Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition$1,612,686.93213 Players90 Tournaments
41.Call of Duty: Ghosts$1,585,241.25193 Players75 Tournaments
42.Clash Royale$1,581,020.39172 Players33 Tournaments
43.Super Smash Bros. for Wii U$1,508,076.471246 Players993 Tournaments
44.Halo 2$1,489,362.47119 Players71 Tournaments
45.FIFA 17$1,478,189.10150 Players44 Tournaments
46.Attack on Titan Tribute Game$1,470,513.5399 Players74 Tournaments
47.Call of Duty: Black Ops 2$1,461,945.65183 Players52 Tournaments
48.FIFA Online 3$1,434,341.9088 Players9 Tournaments
49.Tekken 7$1,256,986.58336 Players168 Tournaments
50.Paladins$1,230,026.63181 Players29 Tournaments
51.Magic: The Gathering Online$1,218,000.00130 Players10 Tournaments
52.Age of Empires II$1,209,041.32767 Players415 Tournaments
53.Quake III Arena$1,137,832.19243 Players100 Tournaments
54.Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3$1,132,475.66204 Players38 Tournaments
55.Auto Chess$1,076,322.2872 Players6 Tournaments
56.rFactor 2$1,072,933.15122 Players19 Tournaments
57.Painkiller$1,015,000.0048 Players13 Tournaments
58.Madden NFL 2017$1,004,000.0042 Players5 Tournaments
59.NBA 2K18$1,000,000.0091 Players4 Tournaments
60.Turbo Racing League$1,000,000.0016 Players9 Tournaments
61.Super Smash Bros. Ultimate$995,977.791560 Players793 Tournaments
62.Brawlhalla$874,765.79438 Players345 Tournaments
63.Defense of the Ancients$857,420.65460 Players94 Tournaments
64.Injustice 2$835,052.8381 Players36 Tournaments
65.Ultra Street Fighter IV$816,353.46223 Players226 Tournaments
66.Vainglory$797,421.19247 Players35 Tournaments
67.Halo: Reach$772,089.9797 Players28 Tournaments
68.Gwent$769,557.17310 Players107 Tournaments
69.iRacing.com$760,438.58572 Players68 Tournaments
70.Clash of Clans$751,576.8777 Players3 Tournaments
71.Quake Live$682,294.04213 Players410 Tournaments
72.Point Blank$614,167.75296 Players31 Tournaments
73.Team Fortress 2$611,331.79797 Players133 Tournaments
74.KartRider$567,366.3576 Players20 Tournaments
75.Quake 4$556,678.51100 Players52 Tournaments
76.Mortal Kombat X$523,532.42100 Players62 Tournaments
77.Pro Evolution Soccer 2017$514,697.7139 Players16 Tournaments
78.Dead or Alive 4$497,745.3145 Players13 Tournaments
79.Guild Wars 2$476,005.50152 Players57 Tournaments
80.Halo 2 Anniversary$468,705.0597 Players20 Tournaments
81.FIFA 13$457,827.9850 Players61 Tournaments
82.Halo 4$430,748.7666 Players19 Tournaments
83.Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare$419,370.97417 Players85 Tournaments
84.Old School Runescape$415,500.0059 Players21 Tournaments
85.Blade & Soul$409,355.5251 Players5 Tournaments
86.Counter-Strike Online$406,989.6070 Players12 Tournaments
87.Madden NFL 2013$400,000.008 Players1 Tournament
88.Teamfight Tactics$393,014.6599 Players7 Tournaments
89.Forza Motorsport 7$366,200.0062 Players7 Tournaments
90.Call of Duty: Black Ops$347,393.48117 Players22 Tournaments
91.Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition$343,878.08153 Players202 Tournaments
92.Halo: Combat Evolved$299,281.00114 Players39 Tournaments
93.Project Gotham Racing 3$297,286.8533 Players10 Tournaments
94.World in Conflict$293,338.2338 Players11 Tournaments
95.Madden NFL 2018$279,676.6240 Players3 Tournaments
96.Realm Royale$263,000.0047 Players9 Tournaments
97.ShootMania Storm$261,687.0480 Players40 Tournaments
98.Mortal Kombat 11$260,949.05143 Players30 Tournaments
99.Doom 3$257,748.1614 Players4 Tournaments
100.Gears of War$252,195.5733 Players18 Tournaments