Rankings
- Largest Individual Tournaments



This list represents individual 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 Individual Tournament Prize Pools


1.BlizzCon 2016 (Hearthstone)$1,000,000.00Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft 16 Players
2.CPL World Tour Finals 2005$510,000.00Painkiller 32 Players
3.Madden Championship 2017$500,000.00Madden NFL 2017 32 Players
4.Turbo Racing League $1,000,000 Shell-Out (Final Race)$500,000.00Turbo Racing League 8 Players
5.WCS 2016 Global Finals$500,000.00StarCraft II 16 Players
6.World Electronic Sports Games 2016 (SC2)$402,000.00StarCraft II 8 Players
7.FUT Championship 2017 - Finals 2017$400,000.00FIFA 17 32 Players
8.Virgin Gaming FIFA Challenge 2013$400,000.00FIFA 13 512 Players
9.Virgin Gaming MADDEN Challenge 2013$400,000.00Madden NFL 2013 512 Players
10.Capcom Cup 2016$360,000.00Street Fighter V 8 Players
11.PES 2017 World Finals$350,000.00Pro Evolution Soccer 2017 3 Players
12.Quake World Championship 2017: Duel Tournament$340,000.00Quake Champions 16 Players
13.Halo 4 Global Championship$300,000.00Halo 4 8 Players
14.World Electronic Sports Games 2016 (HS)$300,000.00Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft 8 Players
15.FIFA Interactive World Cup 2017$268,000.00FIFA 17 16 Players
16.2017 HCT - Winter Championship$250,000.00Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft 16 Players
17.2017 Hearthstone Spring Championship$250,000.00Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft 16 Players
18.BlizzCon 2014 (Hearthstone)$250,000.00Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft 16 Players
19.BlizzCon 2015 (Hearthstone)$250,000.00Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft 16 Players
20.Capcom Cup 2015$250,000.00Ultra Street Fighter IV 8 Players
21.ELEAGUE Street Fighter V Invitational$250,000.00Street Fighter V 24 Players
22.IEM XI - World Championship (SC2)$250,000.00StarCraft II 44 Players
23.Madden Bowl Live Finals$250,000.00Madden NFL 2017 16 Players
24.WCS 2012: Global Finals$250,000.00StarCraft II 32 Players
25.WCS 2013 Global Finals$250,000.00StarCraft II 16 Players
26.WCS 2014 Global Finals$250,000.00StarCraft II 16 Players
27.WCS 2015 Global Finals$250,000.00StarCraft II 16 Players
28.CN vs EU Championship 2017$238,869.12Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft 8 Players
29.WCS 2015 Season 1 Premier League$217,000.00StarCraft II 32 Players
30.WCS 2015 Season 2 Premier$217,000.00StarCraft II 32 Players
31.WCS 2015 Season 3 Premier$217,000.00StarCraft II 32 Players
32.World Cyber Arena 2015 (HS)$215,946.08Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft 4 Players
33.ESL MKX Pro League Season 3 Finals$200,000.00Mortal Kombat X 8 Players
34.World Cyber Arena 2014 (HS)$195,480.00Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft 16 Players
35.GSL Super Tournament 2011$185,832.56StarCraft II 32 Players
36.GSL Open Season 2$176,942.60StarCraft II 64 Players
37.GSL Open Season 1$176,621.52StarCraft II 64 Players
38.GSL Open Season 3$172,784.13StarCraft II 64 Players
39.GSL Season 2 2016 (Code S)$164,661.28StarCraft II 32 Players
40.Injustice 2 Pro Series Grand Finals$160,000.00Injustice 2 2 Players
41.GSL Season 1 2016 (Code S)$159,286.40StarCraft II 32 Players
42.WCS Korea 2014 Season 2 Premier$158,011.53StarCraft II 32 Players
43.WCS Korea 2014 Season 3 Premier$154,753.20StarCraft II 32 Players
44.GSL Season 1 2017 (Code S)$151,980.00StarCraft II 32 Players
45.WCS Korea 2014 Season 1 Premier$151,934.79StarCraft II 32 Players
46.IEM X - World Championship (SC2)$150,000.00StarCraft II 16 Players
47.Madden Challenge 2017$150,000.00Madden NFL 2017 16 Players
48.WCS 2013 Season 1 Finals$150,000.00StarCraft II 16 Players
49.WCS 2013 Season 2 Finals$150,000.00StarCraft II 16 Players
50.WCS 2013 Season 3 Finals$150,000.00StarCraft II 16 Players
51.WCS 2016: Spring Circuit Championship$150,000.00StarCraft II 32 Players
52.WCS 2016: Summer Circuit Championship$150,000.00StarCraft II 32 Players
53.GSL Season 3 2017 (Code S)$149,940.00StarCraft II 32 Players
54.GSL Season 2 2017 (Code S)$149,770.00StarCraft II 32 Players
55.World Cyber Arena 2016 (HS)$145,421.00Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft 3 Players
56.H1Z1 Invitational 2016 (Game 1)$133,622.00H1Z1 10 Players
57.H1Z1 Invitational 2016 (Game 2)$133,622.00H1Z1 10 Players
58.WCS Europe 2014 Season 1 Premier$131,000.00StarCraft II 32 Players
59.WCS Europe 2014 Season 2 Premier$131,000.00StarCraft II 32 Players
60.WCS Europe 2014 Season 3 Premier$131,000.00StarCraft II 32 Players
61.WCS North America 2014 Season 1 Premier$131,000.00StarCraft II 32 Players
62.WCS North America 2014 Season 2 Premier$131,000.00StarCraft II 32 Players
63.WCS North America 2014 Season 3 Premier$131,000.00StarCraft II 32 Players
64.GOMTV MSL #2 2007$126,451.20StarCraft: Brood War 32 Players
65.GOMTV MSL #3 2007$126,425.69StarCraft: Brood War 32 Players
66.GSL July 2011 (Code S)$123,866.95StarCraft II 31 Players
67.GSL Season 5 2012 (Code S)$122,777.85StarCraft II 32 Players
68.GSL August 2011 (Code S)$122,551.35StarCraft II 32 Players
69.GSL May 2011 (Code S)$121,446.31StarCraft II 32 Players
70.GSL Season 1 2013 (Code S)$121,323.61StarCraft II 32 Players
71.GOMTV MSL #4 2008$121,112.21StarCraft: Brood War 32 Players
72.ACOM Fatal1ty Shootout$120,748.16Doom 3 1 Player
73.2016 StarCraft II StarLeague Season 2$120,108.22StarCraft II 16 Players
74.MLG Providence 2011 (StarCraft II)$120,000.00StarCraft II 8 Players
75.GSL Season 4 2012 (Code S)$119,408.37StarCraft II 32 Players
76.GSL Season 1 2012 (Code S)$118,369.71StarCraft II 32 Players
77.GSL January 2011 (Code S)$118,364.41StarCraft II 32 Players
78.IEM IX - World Championship (StarCraft II)$117,707.00StarCraft II 16 Players
79.ShinHan OSL #2 2006$117,583.51StarCraft: Brood War 24 Players
80.ShinHan OSL #3 2006$117,163.97StarCraft: Brood War 24 Players
81.GSL November 2011 (Code S)$116,860.67StarCraft II 32 Players
82.2016 StarCraft II StarLeague Season 1$116,338.80StarCraft II 16 Players
83.GSL March 2011 (Code S)$116,046.45StarCraft II 31 Players
84.GSL Season 3 2012 (Code S)$115,940.97StarCraft II 32 Players
85.Arena MSL 2008$115,119.27StarCraft: Brood War 32 Players
86.ShinHan OSL #1 2006$115,106.31StarCraft: Brood War 24 Players
87.GSL October 2011 (Code S)$115,052.73StarCraft II 32 Players
88.GSL Season 2 2012 (Code S)$112,888.17StarCraft II 32 Players
89.Daum OSL 2007$111,427.30StarCraft: Brood War 16 Players
90.EVER OSL 2007$108,451.18StarCraft: Brood War 16 Players
91.ABC Mart MSL 2011$106,828.81StarCraft: Brood War 32 Players
92.Avalon MSL 2009$106,809.04StarCraft: Brood War 32 Players
93.PDPop MSL 2010$104,504.47StarCraft: Brood War 32 Players
94.Blade & Soul 2015 World Championship$103,401.12Blade & Soul 16 Players
95.EVER OSL 2008$102,514.10StarCraft: Brood War 16 Players
96.Bacchus OSL 2008$102,392.69StarCraft: Brood War 16 Players
97.Averatec-Intel Classic #1$101,675.23StarCraft: Brood War 8 Players
98.Evo 2016 (SFV)$101,070.00Street Fighter V 8 Players
99.NATE MSL 2009$100,659.53StarCraft: Brood War 32 Players
100.World Cyber Arena 2015 (WC3)$100,260.68WarCraft III 3 Players