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
$220,220,824.71
3552 Players
1300 Tournaments

#2
$90,410,765.25
12476 Players
4506 Tournaments

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

#4
$73,427,752.23
6810 Players
2405 Tournaments

#5
$32,287,379.08
2021 Players
5640 Tournaments



6.PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS$21,747,809.482401 Players237 Tournaments
7.Overwatch$21,700,898.013483 Players733 Tournaments
8.Hearthstone$19,208,088.362234 Players854 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.SMITE$8,640,112.75522 Players95 Tournaments
13.StarCraft: Brood War$8,160,719.49656 Players562 Tournaments
14.Rainbow Six Siege$7,808,039.841145 Players174 Tournaments
15.Rocket League$7,268,840.48887 Players890 Tournaments
16.Call of Duty: Black Ops 4$7,155,620.00396 Players78 Tournaments
17.Halo 5: Guardians$7,071,480.97232 Players75 Tournaments
18.WarCraft III$5,735,395.93557 Players1321 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$4,555,948.24255 Players62 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$3,242,642.34304 Players48 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$3,080,448.461859 Players2588 Tournaments
30.Heroes of Newerth$2,856,206.56805 Players368 Tournaments
31.PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS Mobile$2,856,113.82766 Players26 Tournaments
32.Apex Legends$2,836,889.68662 Players79 Tournaments
33.Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare$2,606,816.56776 Players403 Tournaments
34.FIFA 18$2,233,697.69238 Players48 Tournaments
35.Street Fighter V$2,202,726.43234 Players120 Tournaments
36.Quake Champions$2,194,229.22207 Players192 Tournaments
37.Halo 3$2,106,479.40199 Players38 Tournaments
38.H1Z1$2,067,122.00119 Players13 Tournaments
39.Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition$1,996,849.83223 Players97 Tournaments
40.Shadowverse$1,712,856.45194 Players32 Tournaments
41.Call of Duty: Ghosts$1,585,241.25193 Players75 Tournaments
42.Clash Royale$1,581,020.39172 Players33 Tournaments
43.Attack on Titan Tribute Game$1,570,513.5399 Players75 Tournaments
44.Tekken 7$1,552,796.60370 Players188 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$1,245,411.83787 Players451 Tournaments
52.Magic: The Gathering Online$1,218,000.00130 Players10 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.Super Smash Bros. Ultimate$1,121,669.611724 Players1030 Tournaments
56.rFactor 2$1,089,433.15129 Players21 Tournaments
57.Brawlhalla$1,078,265.79449 Players363 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.Injustice 2$835,742.8381 Players37 Tournaments
65.iRacing.com$828,327.78583 Players75 Tournaments
66.Ultra Street Fighter IV$816,673.46226 Players227 Tournaments
67.Vainglory$797,421.19247 Players35 Tournaments
68.Halo: Reach$772,089.9797 Players28 Tournaments
69.Gwent$769,557.17310 Players107 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.Forza Motorsport 7$596,200.0069 Players8 Tournaments
75.KartRider$567,366.3576 Players20 Tournaments
76.Quake 4$556,678.51100 Players52 Tournaments
77.Mortal Kombat X$523,532.42100 Players62 Tournaments
78.Pro Evolution Soccer 2017$514,697.7139 Players16 Tournaments
79.F1 2019$500,000.0022 Players1 Tournament
80.Dead or Alive 4$497,745.3145 Players13 Tournaments
81.Guild Wars 2$476,005.50152 Players57 Tournaments
82.Halo 2 Anniversary$468,705.0597 Players20 Tournaments
83.FIFA 13$458,272.6852 Players62 Tournaments
84.TEPPEN$456,721.4712 Players1 Tournament
85.Free Fire$430,928.3634 Players5 Tournaments
86.Halo 4$430,748.7666 Players19 Tournaments
87.Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare$419,370.97417 Players85 Tournaments
88.Old School Runescape$415,500.0059 Players21 Tournaments
89.Blade & Soul$409,355.5251 Players5 Tournaments
90.Counter-Strike Online$406,989.6070 Players12 Tournaments
91.Madden NFL 2013$400,000.008 Players1 Tournament
92.Teamfight Tactics$393,014.6599 Players7 Tournaments
93.Call of Duty: Black Ops$347,393.48117 Players22 Tournaments
94.Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition$343,878.08153 Players202 Tournaments
95.Halo: Combat Evolved$299,281.00114 Players39 Tournaments
96.Project Gotham Racing 3$297,286.8533 Players10 Tournaments
97.World in Conflict$293,338.2338 Players11 Tournaments
98.Mortal Kombat 11$291,622.33153 Players35 Tournaments
99.Madden NFL 2018$279,676.6240 Players3 Tournaments
100.Realm Royale$263,000.0047 Players9 Tournaments