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 2017$24,687,919.00Dota 2 18 Teams90 Players
2.The International 2016$20,770,640.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
3.The International 2015$18,429,613.05Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
4.The International 2014$10,931,103.00Dota 2 14 Teams70 Players
5.LoL 2016 World Championship$5,070,000.00League of Legends 16 Teams86 Players
6.LoL 2017 World Championship$4,596,578.00League of Legends 24 Teams128 Players
7.DAC 2015$3,057,521.00Dota 2 20 Teams100 Players
8.The Boston Major 2016$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
9.The Frankfurt Major 2015$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
10.The Kiev Major 2017$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
11.The Manila Major 2016$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
12.The Shanghai Major 2016$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
13.The International 2013$2,874,407.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
14.Smite World Championship 2015$2,612,259.00Smite 8 Teams40 Players
15.Halo World Championship 2016$2,500,000.00Halo 5: Guardians 16 Teams64 Players
16.LoL 2014 World Championship$2,130,000.00League of Legends 16 Teams82 Players
17.LoL 2015 World Championship$2,130,000.00League of Legends 16 Teams85 Players
18.LoL Season 3 World Championship$2,050,000.00League of Legends 14 Teams70 Players
19.Call of Duty XP Championship 2016$2,000,000.00Call of Duty: Black Ops III 32 Teams127 Players
20.LoL Season 2 World Championship$2,000,000.00League of Legends 12 Teams60 Players
21.Mid-Season Invitational 2017$1,690,000.00League of Legends 13 Teams67 Players
22.The International 2011$1,600,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams42 Players
23.The International 2012$1,600,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
24.CWL Championship 2017$1,525,000.00Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare 33 Teams128 Players
25.World Electronic Sports Games 2016 (CS:GO)$1,500,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
26.World Electronic Sports Games 2016 (Dota 2)$1,500,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
27.ELEAGUE Season 1$1,410,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 24 Teams124 Players
28.ELEAGUE Season 2$1,100,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams81 Players
29.BlizzCon 2016 (Hearthstone)$1,000,000.00Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft  16 Players
30.BlizzCon 2016 (Heroes)$1,000,000.00Heroes of the Storm 12 Teams60 Players
31.Call of Duty Championship 2013$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 8 Teams32 Players
32.Call of Duty Championship 2014$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Ghosts 8 Teams32 Players
33.Call of Duty Championship 2015$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare 8 Teams32 Players
34.Call of Duty XP$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 8 Teams28 Players
35.ELEAGUE CS:GO Premier 2017$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
36.ELEAGUE Major 2017$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
37.ESL One Hamburg 2017$1,000,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
38.ESL One: Cologne 2016$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams81 Players
39.Halo World Championship 2017$1,000,000.00Halo 5: Guardians 12 Teams48 Players
40.HGC 2017 Global Finals$1,000,000.00Heroes of the Storm 16 Teams80 Players
41.MLG Major Championship: Columbus 2016$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
42.PGL Major Krak√≥w 2017$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
43.Smite World Championship 2016$1,000,000.00Smite 10 Teams50 Players
44.Esports Championship Series Season 1 - Finals$765,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
45.ESL Pro League S5 Finals$750,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 12 Teams60 Players
46.CWL 2017 - Global Pro League Stage 1$700,000.00Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare 16 Teams64 Players
47.CWL 2017 - Global Pro League Stage 2$700,000.00Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare 16 Teams64 Players
48.Dota2 Professional League Season 2 - Top$700,000.00Dota 2 10 Teams51 Players
49.WCS 2017 Global Finals$700,000.00StarCraft II  16 Players
50.World Cyber Arena 2015 (Dota 2)$677,284.40Dota 2 4 Teams20 Players
51.Smite World Championship 2017$675,000.00Smite 8 Teams40 Players
52.Esports Championship Series Season 2 - Finals$660,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
53.Esports Championship Series Season 3 - Finals$660,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
54.Quake World Championship 2017: Sacrifice Tournament$660,000.00Quake Champions 8 Teams32 Players
55.Dota 2 Asia Championships 2017$607,817.00Dota 2 12 Teams60 Players
56.World Cyber Arena 2016 (Dota 2)$596,226.10Dota 2 4 Teams20 Players
57.ESL Pro League Season 4: Finals$580,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 11 Teams55 Players
58.LPL Spring 2016$540,291.50League of Legends 6 Teams40 Players
59.LPL Summer 2016$526,799.00League of Legends 6 Teams37 Players
60.LPL Summer 2017$525,353.50League of Legends 6 Teams49 Players
61.ESL Pro League S3 Finals$513,130.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 9 Teams40 Players
62.CPL World Tour Finals 2005$510,000.00Painkiller  32 Players
63.BlizzCon 2015 (Heroes)$500,000.00Heroes of the Storm 8 Teams40 Players
64.DreamHack All-Stars - Summer 2016 (HotS)$500,000.00Heroes of the Storm 12 Teams60 Players
65.EA Champions Cup Winter 2016$500,000.00FIFA Online 3 13 Teams30 Players
66.EPICENTER 2016 - Dota 2 Finals$500,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
67.EPICENTER 2017 (CS:GO)$500,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 10 Teams50 Players
68.EPICENTER 2017 (Dota 2)$500,000.00Dota 2 10 Teams50 Players
69.Heroes Spring Global Championship 2016$500,000.00Heroes of the Storm 12 Teams60 Players
70.Madden Championship 2017$500,000.00Madden NFL 2017  32 Players
71.Turbo Racing League $1,000,000 Shell-Out (Final Race)$500,000.00Turbo Racing League  8 Players
72.WCS 2016 Global Finals$500,000.00StarCraft II  16 Players
73.CrossFire Pro League 2017 Season 10$496,918.50CrossFire 12 Teams45 Players
74.LPL Spring 2017$493,690.20League of Legends 6 Teams44 Players
75.EPICENTER 2016 - CS:GO Finals$490,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
76.CGS 2007 (CS: Source)$477,500.00Counter-Strike: Source 11 Teams55 Players
77.World Cyber Arena 2014 (Dota 2)$472,410.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
78.CGS 2008 (CS: Source)$455,000.00Counter-Strike: Source 8 Teams40 Players
79.DreamHack Masters Las Vegas 2017$450,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
80.Mid-Season Invitational 2016$450,000.00League of Legends 4 Teams20 Players
81.HGC 2017 - Phase #1 Pro EU$425,000.00Heroes of the Storm 8 Teams40 Players
82.HGC 2017 - Phase #1 Pro KR$425,000.00Heroes of the Storm 8 Teams40 Players
83.HGC 2017 - Phase #1 Pro NA$425,000.00Heroes of the Storm 8 Teams40 Players
84.HGC 2017 - Phase #2 Pro EU$425,000.00Heroes of the Storm 8 Teams40 Players
85.HGC 2017 - Phase #2 Pro KR$425,000.00Heroes of the Storm 8 Teams40 Players
86.HGC 2017 - Phase #2 Pro NA$425,000.00Heroes of the Storm 8 Teams40 Players
87.i-league Season 3 (Dota 2)$420,251.38Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
88.World Electronic Sports Games 2016 (SC2)$402,000.00StarCraft II  8 Players
89.CFS 2016$400,000.00CrossFire 4 Teams20 Players
90.FUT Championship 2017 - Finals 2017$400,000.00FIFA 17  32 Players
91.Virgin Gaming FIFA Challenge 2013$400,000.00FIFA 13  512 Players
92.Virgin Gaming MADDEN Challenge 2013$400,000.00Madden NFL 2013  512 Players
93.LPL Summer 2015$391,481.80League of Legends 12 Teams84 Players
94.LPL Spring 2015$378,782.40League of Legends 12 Teams84 Players
95.Capcom Cup 2016$360,000.00Street Fighter V  8 Players
96.PES 2017 World Finals$350,000.00Pro Evolution Soccer 2017  3 Players
97.Quake World Championship 2017: Duel Tournament$340,000.00Quake Champions  16 Players
98.Hearthstone Global Games 2017$332,000.00Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft 48 Teams192 Players
99.EA Champions Cup Summer 2017$329,000.00FIFA Online 3 14 Teams43 Players
100.ESL One Frankfurt 2016$313,746.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players