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 2018$25,532,177.00Dota 2 18 Teams90 Players
2.The International 2017$24,687,919.00Dota 2 18 Teams90 Players
3.The International 2016$20,770,460.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
4.The International 2015$18,429,613.05Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
5.The International 2014$10,931,103.00Dota 2 14 Teams70 Players
6.LoL 2018 World Championship$6,450,000.00League of Legends 24 Teams130 Players
7.LoL 2016 World Championship$5,070,000.00League of Legends 16 Teams86 Players
8.LoL 2017 World Championship$4,946,969.00League of Legends 24 Teams128 Players
9.Fortnite Fall Skirmish Series - Clubs Standings$4,000,000.00Fortnite 5 Teams498 Players
10.DAC 2015$3,057,521.00Dota 2 20 Teams100 Players
11.The Boston Major 2016$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
12.The Frankfurt Major 2015$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
13.The Kiev Major 2017$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
14.The Manila Major 2016$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
15.The Shanghai Major 2016$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
16.The International 2013$2,874,381.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
17.Smite World Championship 2015$2,612,259.00SMITE 8 Teams40 Players
18.Halo World Championship 2016$2,500,000.00Halo 5: Guardians 16 Teams64 Players
19.LoL 2014 World Championship$2,130,000.00League of Legends 16 Teams82 Players
20.LoL 2015 World Championship$2,130,000.00League of Legends 16 Teams85 Players
21.LoL Season 3 World Championship$2,050,000.00League of Legends 14 Teams70 Players
22.Call of Duty XP Championship 2016$2,000,000.00Call of Duty: Black Ops III 32 Teams127 Players
23.LoL Season 2 World Championship$2,000,000.00League of Legends 12 Teams60 Players
24.Fortnite Fall Skirmish Series - Week 6 - Grand Finals$1,942,500.00Fortnite 50 Teams100 Players
25.Overwatch League - Season 1 Playoffs$1,700,000.00Overwatch 6 Teams60 Players
26.Mid-Season Invitational 2017$1,690,000.00League of Legends 13 Teams67 Players
27.Fortnite Summer Skirmish Series - Week 8$1,676,250.00Fortnite  99 Players
28.The International 2011$1,600,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams42 Players
29.The International 2012$1,600,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
30.CWL Championship 2017$1,525,000.00Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare 33 Teams128 Players
31.China Dota2 Supermajor 2018$1,500,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
32.CWL Championship 2018$1,500,000.00Call of Duty: World War II 32 Teams128 Players
33.WESG 2016 (CS:GO)$1,500,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
34.WESG 2016 (Dota 2)$1,500,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
35.WESG 2017 (CS:GO Male)$1,500,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
36.WESG 2017 (Dota 2)$1,500,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
37.ELEAGUE Season 1$1,410,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 24 Teams124 Players
38.Mid-Season Invitational 2018$1,370,520.00League of Legends 14 Teams73 Players
39.Shadowverse World Grand Prix 2018$1,310,000.00Shadowverse  24 Players
40.Overwatch League - Season 1 Regular Season$1,300,000.00Overwatch 12 Teams130 Players
41.ELEAGUE Season 2$1,100,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams81 Players
42.2017 Las Vegas eRace$1,000,000.00rFactor 2  30 Players
43.BlizzCon 2016 (Hearthstone)$1,000,000.00Hearthstone  16 Players
44.Call of Duty Championship 2013$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 8 Teams32 Players
45.Call of Duty Championship 2014$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Ghosts 8 Teams32 Players
46.Call of Duty Championship 2015$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare 8 Teams32 Players
47.Call of Duty XP$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 8 Teams32 Players
48.DAC 2018$1,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
49.ELEAGUE CS:GO Premier 2017$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
50.ELEAGUE CS:GO Premier 2018$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
51.ELEAGUE Major 2017$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
52.ELEAGUE Major: Boston 2018$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
53.EPICENTER XL$1,000,000.00Dota 2 12 Teams60 Players
54.ESL One Birmingham 2018$1,000,000.00Dota 2 12 Teams60 Players
55.ESL One Hamburg 2017$1,000,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
56.ESL One Katowice 2018 (Dota 2)$1,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
57.ESL One: Cologne 2016$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams81 Players
58.FACEIT Major: London 2018$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
59.Halo World Championship 2017$1,000,000.00Halo 5: Guardians 12 Teams48 Players
60.Halo World Championship 2018$1,000,000.00Halo 5: Guardians 16 Teams64 Players
61.Hearthstone World Championship 2017$1,000,000.00Hearthstone  16 Players
62.HGC 2016 - Fall Finals$1,000,000.00Heroes of the Storm 12 Teams60 Players
63.HGC 2017 Global Finals$1,000,000.00Heroes of the Storm 16 Teams80 Players
64.HGC 2018 Global Finals$1,000,000.00Heroes of the Storm 12 Teams60 Players
65.Honor of Kings Champion Cup Summer 2018$1,000,000.00Arena of Valor 16 Teams29 Players
66.Intel Grand Slam Season 1$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 1 Team5 Players
67.MDL Changsha Major 2018$1,000,000.00Dota 2 12 Teams60 Players
68.MLG Major Championship: Columbus 2016$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
69.PGL Major Kraków 2017$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
70.PUBG Global Invitational 2018 (FPP)$1,000,000.00PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS 22 Teams80 Players
71.PUBG Global Invitational 2018 (TPP)$1,000,000.00PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS 22 Teams80 Players
72.ROG DreamLeague Season 8$1,000,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
73.Smite World Championship 2016$1,000,000.00SMITE 10 Teams50 Players
74.Smite World Championship 2017$1,000,000.00SMITE 10 Teams45 Players
75.The Bucharest Major 2018$1,000,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
76.The Chongqing Major 2019$1,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams81 Players
77.The Kuala Lumpur Major 2018$1,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
78.CrossFire Stars 2018$900,000.00CrossFire 8 Teams40 Players
79.CFS 2017$850,000.00CrossFire 4 Teams20 Players
80.Smite World Championship 2018$785,000.00SMITE 10 Teams50 Players
81.Esports Championship Series Season 1 - Finals$765,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
82.ESL Pro League S5 Finals$750,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 12 Teams60 Players
83.ESL Pro League Season 6 Finals$750,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 12 Teams60 Players
84.ESL Pro League Season 7 - Finals$750,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
85.ESL Pro League Season 8 - Finals$750,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
86.Fortnite Fall Skirmish Series - Week 6 - Stream-Vitational$730,000.00Fortnite  100 Players
87.2018 CWL Pro League Stage 1$700,000.00Call of Duty: World War II 16 Teams66 Players
88.2018 CWL Pro League Stage 2$700,000.00Call of Duty: World War II 16 Teams64 Players
89.CWL 2017 - Global Pro League Stage 1$700,000.00Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare 16 Teams64 Players
90.CWL 2017 - Global Pro League Stage 2$700,000.00Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare 16 Teams64 Players
91.Dota2 Professional League Season 2 - Top$700,000.00Dota 2 10 Teams51 Players
92.WCS 2017 Global Finals$700,000.00StarCraft II  16 Players
93.WCS 2018 Global Finals$700,000.00StarCraft II  16 Players
94.World Cyber Arena 2015 (Dota 2)$677,284.40Dota 2 4 Teams20 Players
95.Esports Championship Series Season 2 - Finals$660,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
96.Esports Championship Series Season 3 - Finals$660,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
97.Esports Championship Series Season 4 - Finals$660,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
98.Esports Championship Series Season 5 - Finals$660,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
99.Esports Championship Series Season 6 - Finals$660,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
100.Quake World Championship 2017: Sacrifice Tournament$660,000.00Quake Champions 8 Teams32 Players