Rankings
- Largest Overall Prize Pools



This list represents video game tournaments with the largest prize pools in eSports. Tournament data is 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.

Largest Overall Prize Pools in eSports


1.The International 2016$20,770,640.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
2.The International 2015$18,429,613.05Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
3.The International 2014$10,931,103.00Dota 2 14 Teams70 Players
4.LoL 2016 World Championship$5,070,000.00League of Legends 16 Teams86 Players
5.DAC 2015$3,057,521.00Dota 2 20 Teams100 Players
6.The Boston Major 2016$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
7.The Frankfurt Major 2015$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
8.The Kiev Major 2017$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
9.The Manila Major 2016$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
10.The Shanghai Major 2016$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
11.The International 2013$2,874,407.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
12.Smite World Championship 2015$2,612,259.00Smite 8 Teams40 Players
13.Halo World Championship 2016$2,500,000.00Halo 5: Guardians 16 Teams64 Players
14.LoL 2014 World Championship$2,130,000.00League of Legends 16 Teams82 Players
15.LoL 2015 World Championship$2,130,000.00League of Legends 16 Teams85 Players
16.LoL Season 3 World Championship$2,050,000.00League of Legends 14 Teams70 Players
17.Call of Duty XP Championship 2016$2,000,000.00Call of Duty: Black Ops III 32 Teams127 Players
18.LoL Season 2 World Championship$1,970,000.00League of Legends 12 Teams60 Players
19.Mid-Season Invitational 2017$1,690,000.00League of Legends 13 Teams67 Players
20.The International 2011$1,600,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams42 Players
21.The International 2012$1,600,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
22.World Electronic Sports Games 2016 (CS:GO)$1,500,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
23.World Electronic Sports Games 2016 (Dota 2)$1,500,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
24.ELEAGUE Season 1$1,410,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 24 Teams124 Players
25.ELEAGUE Season 2$1,100,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams81 Players
26.BlizzCon 2016 (Hearthstone)$1,000,000.00Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft  16 Players
27.BlizzCon 2016 (Heroes)$1,000,000.00Heroes of the Storm 12 Teams60 Players
28.Call of Duty Championship 2013$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 8 Teams32 Players
29.Call of Duty Championship 2014$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Ghosts 8 Teams32 Players
30.Call of Duty Championship 2015$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare 8 Teams32 Players
31.Call of Duty XP$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 8 Teams28 Players
32.ELEAGUE Major 2017$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
33.ESL One: Cologne 2016$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams81 Players
34.Halo World Championship 2017$1,000,000.00Halo 5: Guardians 12 Teams48 Players
35.MLG Major Championship: Columbus$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
36.Smite World Championship 2016$1,000,000.00Smite 10 Teams50 Players
37.Esports Championship Series Season 1 - Finals$765,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
38.Dota2 Professional League Season 2 - Top$700,000.00Dota 2 10 Teams51 Players
39.World Cyber Arena 2015 (Dota 2)$677,284.40Dota 2 4 Teams20 Players
40.Smite World Championship 2017$675,000.00Smite 8 Teams40 Players
41.Esports Championship Series Season 2 - Finals$660,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
42.Dota 2 Asia Championships 2017$607,817.00Dota 2 12 Teams60 Players
43.World Cyber Arena 2016 (Dota 2)$596,226.10Dota 2 4 Teams20 Players
44.ESL Pro League Season 4: Finals$580,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 11 Teams55 Players
45.LPL Spring 2016$540,291.50League of Legends 6 Teams40 Players
46.LPL Summer 2016$526,799.00League of Legends 6 Teams37 Players
47.ESL Pro League S3 Finals$513,130.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 9 Teams40 Players
48.CPL World Tour Finals 2005$510,000.00Painkiller  32 Players
49.BlizzCon 2015 (Heroes)$500,000.00Heroes of the Storm 8 Teams40 Players
50.DreamHack All-Stars - Summer 2016 (HotS)$500,000.00Heroes of the Storm 12 Teams60 Players
51.EPICENTER$500,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
52.Heroes Spring Global Championship 2016$500,000.00Heroes of the Storm 12 Teams60 Players
53.Madden Championship 2017$500,000.00Madden NFL 2017  32 Players
54.Turbo Racing League $1,000,000 Shell-Out (Final Race)$500,000.00Turbo Racing League  8 Players
55.WCS 2016 Global Finals$500,000.00StarCraft II  16 Players
56.LPL Spring 2017$493,690.20League of Legends 6 Teams44 Players
57.EPICENTER 2016 - Finals$490,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
58.CGS 2007 (CS: Source)$477,500.00Counter-Strike: Source 11 Teams55 Players
59.World Cyber Arena 2014 (Dota 2)$472,410.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
60.CGS 2008 (CS: Source)$455,000.00Counter-Strike: Source 8 Teams40 Players
61.DreamHack Masters Las Vegas 2017$450,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
62.Mid-Season Invitational 2016$450,000.00League of Legends 4 Teams20 Players
63.2017 HGC Phase 1 Pro EU$425,000.00Heroes of the Storm 8 Teams40 Players
64.2017 HGC Phase 1 Pro KR$425,000.00Heroes of the Storm 8 Teams40 Players
65.2017 HGC Phase 1 Pro NA$425,000.00Heroes of the Storm 8 Teams40 Players
66.i-league Season 3 (Dota 2)$420,251.38Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
67.World Electronic Sports Games 2016 (SC2)$402,000.00StarCraft II  8 Players
68.CFS 2016$400,000.00CrossFire 4 Teams20 Players
69.FUT Championship 2017 - Finals 2017$400,000.00FIFA 17  32 Players
70.Virgin Gaming FIFA Challenge 2013$400,000.00FIFA 13  512 Players
71.Virgin Gaming MADDEN Challenge 2013$400,000.00Madden NFL 2013  512 Players
72.LPL Summer 2015$391,481.80League of Legends 12 Teams84 Players
73.LPL Spring 2015$378,782.40League of Legends 12 Teams84 Players
74.Capcom Cup 2016$360,000.00Street Fighter V  8 Players
75.ESL One Frankfurt 2016$313,746.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
76.The Summit 2$313,589.00Dota 2 8 Teams35 Players
77.World Cyber Arena 2015 (WoT)$308,494.40World of Tanks 4 Teams14 Players
78.i-League Season 1$308,200.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
79.Demacia Cup 2016$307,780.20League of Legends 4 Teams24 Players
80.Gold Club World Championship 2016$300,000.00Heroes of the Storm 8 Teams40 Players
81.H1Z1: Fight for the Crown$300,000.00H1Z1 5 Teams25 Players
82.Halo 4 Global Championship$300,000.00Halo 4  8 Players
83.IEM XI - Oakland (CS:GO)$300,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 12 Teams60 Players
84.MLG Columbus Open 2016$300,000.00Gears of War 4 16 Teams46 Players
85.Overwatch Open$300,000.00Overwatch 16 Teams96 Players
86.SL i-League StarSeries Season 2 (CS:GO)$300,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
87.SL i-League StarSeries Season 2 (Dota 2)$300,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
88.SL i-League XIV Finals (Dota 2)$300,000.00Dota 2 12 Teams60 Players
89.StarLadder i-League StarSeries Season 3$300,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
90.StarLadder i-League StarSeries Season 3$300,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
91.WGL The Grand Finals 2014$300,000.00World of Tanks 4 Teams21 Players
92.WGL The Grand Finals 2015$300,000.00World of Tanks 8 Teams61 Players
93.WGL The Grand Finals 2016$300,000.00World of Tanks 8 Teams32 Players
94.World Electronic Sports Games 2016 (HS)$300,000.00Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft  8 Players
95.ESL One Frankfurt 2015$296,202.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
96.BlizzCon 2016 (Overwatch World Cup)$288,000.00Overwatch 16 Teams96 Players
97.ESL One New York 2015$286,589.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
98.MLG World Finals 2015 (Dota 2)$284,953.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
99.Game Show GEC S1 (Dota 2)$280,000.00Dota 2 6 Teams30 Players
100.MLG Dallas 2010 (Halo 3)$280,000.00Halo 3 8 Teams32 Players