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
$222,532,030.71
3586 Players
1335 Tournaments

#2
$93,189,759.97
12664 Players
4830 Tournaments

#3
$85,164,796.14
3282 Players
537 Tournaments

#4
$73,963,837.26
6871 Players
2416 Tournaments

#5
$32,768,597.08
2025 Players
5742 Tournaments



6.PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS$22,566,345.132528 Players260 Tournaments
7.Overwatch$21,703,183.283483 Players735 Tournaments
8.Hearthstone$20,911,086.922331 Players861 Tournaments
9.Heroes of the Storm$18,145,292.921203 Players457 Tournaments
10.Arena of Valor$14,247,834.22525 Players48 Tournaments
11.Counter-Strike$13,484,561.804086 Players989 Tournaments
12.Rainbow Six Siege$11,381,867.391439 Players213 Tournaments
13.SMITE$8,640,112.75522 Players95 Tournaments
14.StarCraft: Brood War$8,164,187.49666 Players565 Tournaments
15.Rocket League$7,458,108.77921 Players911 Tournaments
16.Call of Duty: Black Ops 4$7,261,267.00423 Players80 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$4,555,948.24256 Players62 Tournaments
23.Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare$4,151,666.26311 Players75 Tournaments
24.Call of Duty: Black Ops III$3,939,783.29420 Players78 Tournaments
25.PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS Mobile$3,718,653.07932 Players33 Tournaments
26.World of Tanks$3,656,496.59403 Players50 Tournaments
27.FIFA 19$3,242,642.34304 Players48 Tournaments
28.Shadowverse$3,211,177.09239 Players42 Tournaments
29.Super Smash Bros. Melee$3,178,744.001874 Players2602 Tournaments
30.Apex Legends$3,132,889.68758 Players86 Tournaments
31.Counter-Strike: Source$3,114,703.891498 Players332 Tournaments
32.Gears of War 4$3,087,285.00135 Players41 Tournaments
33.Heroes of Newerth$2,856,206.56807 Players368 Tournaments
34.Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare$2,606,816.56776 Players403 Tournaments
35.FIFA 18$2,233,697.69238 Players48 Tournaments
36.Street Fighter V$2,202,726.43233 Players120 Tournaments
37.Quake Champions$2,195,729.22208 Players195 Tournaments
38.Halo 3$2,158,079.40210 Players41 Tournaments
39.H1Z1$2,067,122.00119 Players13 Tournaments
40.Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition$2,017,135.95229 Players100 Tournaments
41.Call of Duty: Ghosts$1,585,241.25193 Players75 Tournaments
42.Clash Royale$1,581,020.39172 Players33 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$1,461,945.65183 Players52 Tournaments
50.FIFA Online 3$1,434,341.9089 Players9 Tournaments
51.Age of Empires II$1,369,613.40796 Players484 Tournaments
52.Super Smash Bros. Ultimate$1,247,428.781810 Players1103 Tournaments
53.Magic: The Gathering Online$1,218,000.00130 Players10 Tournaments
54.Quake III Arena$1,137,832.19243 Players100 Tournaments
55.Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3$1,132,475.66204 Players38 Tournaments
56.rFactor 2$1,099,433.15129 Players22 Tournaments
57.Brawlhalla$1,078,512.39454 Players369 Tournaments
58.Auto Chess$1,076,322.2872 Players6 Tournaments
59.FIFA 20$1,035,872.64230 Players16 Tournaments
60.Painkiller$1,015,000.0048 Players13 Tournaments
61.Madden NFL 2017$1,004,000.0042 Players5 Tournaments
62.NBA 2K18$1,000,000.0091 Players4 Tournaments
63.Turbo Racing League$1,000,000.0016 Players9 Tournaments
64.Call of Duty: Modern Warfare$938,500.00210 Players19 Tournaments
65.Defense of the Ancients$857,420.65468 Players94 Tournaments
66.iRacing.com$849,387.78615 Players79 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.Vainglory$797,421.19247 Players35 Tournaments
71.Gwent$769,557.17310 Players107 Tournaments
72.Clash of Clans$751,576.8777 Players3 Tournaments
73.Point Blank$699,167.75297 Players32 Tournaments
74.Quake Live$682,294.04213 Players410 Tournaments
75.FIFA Online 4$679,240.0084 Players4 Tournaments
76.Free Fire$649,360.00171 Players8 Tournaments
77.Team Fortress 2$611,331.79797 Players133 Tournaments
78.Forza Motorsport 7$596,200.0069 Players8 Tournaments
79.KartRider$567,366.3576 Players20 Tournaments
80.Quake 4$556,678.51100 Players52 Tournaments
81.F1 2019$538,047.3825 Players2 Tournaments
82.Mortal Kombat X$523,532.42100 Players62 Tournaments
83.Pro Evolution Soccer 2017$514,697.7139 Players16 Tournaments
84.Gears 5$500,000.0072 Players4 Tournaments
85.Dead or Alive 4$497,745.3145 Players13 Tournaments
86.Guild Wars 2$476,005.50152 Players57 Tournaments
87.Halo 2 Anniversary$468,705.0597 Players20 Tournaments
88.FIFA 13$458,427.8253 Players62 Tournaments
89.TEPPEN$456,721.4712 Players1 Tournament
90.Teamfight Tactics$444,289.65126 Players10 Tournaments
91.Halo 4$430,748.7666 Players19 Tournaments
92.Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare$419,370.97417 Players85 Tournaments
93.Old School Runescape$415,500.0059 Players21 Tournaments
94.Blade & Soul$409,355.5251 Players5 Tournaments
95.Counter-Strike Online$406,989.6070 Players12 Tournaments
96.Madden NFL 2013$400,000.008 Players1 Tournament
97.Mortal Kombat 11$392,602.33158 Players37 Tournaments
98.Call of Duty: Black Ops$347,393.48117 Players22 Tournaments
99.Chess.com$345,307.02293 Players92 Tournaments
100.Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition$343,878.08153 Players202 Tournaments