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


1.2017 Las Vegas eRace$1,000,000.00rFactor 2 30 Players
2.BlizzCon 2016 (Hearthstone)$1,000,000.00Hearthstone 16 Players
3.Hearthstone World Championship 2017$1,000,000.00Hearthstone 16 Players
4.WCS 2017 Global Finals$700,000.00StarCraft II 16 Players
5.CPL World Tour Finals 2005$510,000.00Painkiller 32 Players
6.Madden Championship 2017$500,000.00Madden NFL 2017 32 Players
7.Turbo Racing League $1,000,000 Shell-Out (Final Race)$500,000.00Turbo Racing League 8 Players
8.WCS 2016 Global Finals$500,000.00StarCraft II 16 Players
9.World Electronic Sports Games 2016 (SC2)$402,000.00StarCraft II 8 Players
10.2017 Clash Royale Crown Championship World Finals$400,000.00Clash Royale 16 Players
11.FUT Championship 2017 - Finals 2017$400,000.00FIFA 17 32 Players
12.IEM XII - World Championship (SC2)$400,000.00StarCraft II 60 Players
13.Virgin Gaming FIFA Challenge 2013$400,000.00FIFA 13 512 Players
14.Virgin Gaming MADDEN Challenge 2013$400,000.00Madden NFL 2013 512 Players
15.WESG 2017 (SC2)$400,000.00StarCraft II 16 Players
16.Capcom Cup 2017$380,000.00Street Fighter V 32 Players
17.Capcom Cup 2016$360,000.00Street Fighter V 8 Players
18.PES 2017 World Finals$350,000.00Pro Evolution Soccer 2017 3 Players
19.Quake World Championship 2017: Duel Tournament$340,000.00Quake Champions 16 Players
20.Halo 4 Global Championship$300,000.00Halo 4 8 Players
21.WESG 2017 (HS Male)$300,000.00Hearthstone 16 Players
22.World Electronic Sports Games 2016 (Hearthstone)$300,000.00Hearthstone 8 Players
23.FIFA Interactive World Cup 2017$268,000.00FIFA 17 16 Players
24.Madden Club Championship$259,000.00Madden NFL 2018 32 Players
25.Global Series Playoffs PS4$251,000.00FIFA 18 64 Players
26.Global Series Playoffs XB1$251,000.00FIFA 18 64 Players
27.2017 HCT - Winter Championship$250,000.00Hearthstone 16 Players
28.2017 Hearthstone Spring Championship$250,000.00Hearthstone 16 Players
29.2017 Hearthstone Summer Championship$250,000.00Hearthstone 16 Players
30.BlizzCon 2014 (Hearthstone)$250,000.00Hearthstone 16 Players
31.BlizzCon 2015 (Hearthstone)$250,000.00Hearthstone 16 Players
32.Capcom Cup 2015$250,000.00Ultra Street Fighter IV 8 Players
33.ELEAGUE Street Fighter V Invitational$250,000.00Street Fighter V 24 Players
34.IEM XI - World Championship (SC2)$250,000.00StarCraft II 44 Players
35.Madden Bowl Live Finals$250,000.00Madden NFL 2017 16 Players
36.WCS 2012: Global Finals$250,000.00StarCraft II 32 Players
37.WCS 2013 Global Finals$250,000.00StarCraft II 16 Players
38.WCS 2014 Global Finals$250,000.00StarCraft II 16 Players
39.WCS 2015 Global Finals$250,000.00StarCraft II 16 Players
40.CN vs EU Championship 2017$238,869.12Hearthstone 8 Players
41.GSA FIFA 18 Cup$236,250.00FIFA 18 4 Players
42.H1Z1 Twitch Invitational 2017 Legends$230,000.00H1Z1 10 Players
43.ELEAGUE Injustice 2 World Championship 2017$220,000.00Injustice 2 16 Players
44.WCS 2015 Season 1 Premier League$217,000.00StarCraft II 32 Players
45.WCS 2015 Season 2 Premier$217,000.00StarCraft II 32 Players
46.WCS 2015 Season 3 Premier$217,000.00StarCraft II 32 Players
47.World Cyber Arena 2015 (HS)$215,946.08Hearthstone 4 Players
48.H1Z1 Twitch Invitational 2017 All-Stars$201,000.00H1Z1 10 Players
49.ESL MKX Pro League Season 3 Finals$200,000.00Mortal Kombat X 8 Players
50.FUT Champions Cup 2018 - Manchester$200,000.00FIFA 18 64 Players
51.World Cyber Arena 2014 (HS)$195,480.00Hearthstone 16 Players
52.GSL Super Tournament 2011$185,832.56StarCraft II 32 Players
53.GSL Open Season 2$176,942.60StarCraft II 64 Players
54.GSL Open Season 1$176,621.52StarCraft II 64 Players
55.GSL Open Season 3$172,784.13StarCraft II 64 Players
56.GSL Season 2 2016 (Code S)$164,661.28StarCraft II 32 Players
57.Injustice 2 Pro Series Grand Finals$160,000.00Injustice 2 2 Players
58.GSL Season 1 2018 (Code S)$159,477.00StarCraft II 32 Players
59.GSL Season 1 2016 (Code S)$159,286.40StarCraft II 32 Players
60.WCS Korea 2014 Season 2 Premier$158,011.53StarCraft II 32 Players
61.IEM XII - PyeongChang (SC2)$156,000.00StarCraft II 18 Players
62.WCS Korea 2014 Season 3 Premier$154,753.20StarCraft II 32 Players
63.GSL Season 1 2017 (Code S)$151,980.00StarCraft II 32 Players
64.WCS Korea 2014 Season 1 Premier$151,934.79StarCraft II 32 Players
65.DreamHack Winter 2017 (QC Duel)$150,000.00Quake Champions 12 Players
66.IEM X - World Championship (SC2)$150,000.00StarCraft II 16 Players
67.Madden Challenge 2017$150,000.00Madden NFL 2017 16 Players
68.WCS 2013 Season 1 Finals$150,000.00StarCraft II 16 Players
69.WCS 2013 Season 2 Finals$150,000.00StarCraft II 16 Players
70.WCS 2013 Season 3 Finals$150,000.00StarCraft II 16 Players
71.WCS 2016: Spring Circuit Championship$150,000.00StarCraft II 32 Players
72.WCS 2016: Summer Circuit Championship$150,000.00StarCraft II 32 Players
73.GSL Season 3 2017 (Code S)$149,940.00StarCraft II 32 Players
74.GSL Season 2 2017 (Code S)$149,770.00StarCraft II 32 Players
75.World Cyber Arena 2016 (HS)$145,421.00Hearthstone 3 Players
76.H1Z1 Invitational 2016 (Game 1)$133,622.00H1Z1 10 Players
77.H1Z1 Invitational 2016 (Game 2)$133,622.00H1Z1 10 Players
78.WCS Europe 2014 Season 1 Premier$131,000.00StarCraft II 32 Players
79.WCS Europe 2014 Season 2 Premier$131,000.00StarCraft II 32 Players
80.WCS Europe 2014 Season 3 Premier$131,000.00StarCraft II 32 Players
81.WCS North America 2014 Season 1 Premier$131,000.00StarCraft II 32 Players
82.WCS North America 2014 Season 2 Premier$131,000.00StarCraft II 32 Players
83.WCS North America 2014 Season 3 Premier$131,000.00StarCraft II 32 Players
84.GOMTV MSL #2 2007$126,451.20StarCraft: Brood War 32 Players
85.GOMTV MSL #3 2007$126,425.69StarCraft: Brood War 32 Players
86.GSL July 2011 (Code S)$123,866.95StarCraft II 31 Players
87.V4 Future Sports Festival (FIFA18)$123,574.04FIFA 18 16 Players
88.V4 Future Sports Festival (Clash Royale)$123,574.02Clash Royale 8 Players
89.GSL Season 5 2012 (Code S)$122,777.85StarCraft II 32 Players
90.GSL August 2011 (Code S)$122,551.35StarCraft II 32 Players
91.GSL May 2011 (Code S)$121,446.31StarCraft II 32 Players
92.GSL Season 1 2013 (Code S)$121,323.61StarCraft II 32 Players
93.GOMTV MSL #4 2008$121,112.21StarCraft: Brood War 32 Players
94.ACOM Fatal1ty Shootout$120,748.16Doom 3 1 Player
95.2016 StarCraft II StarLeague Season 2$120,108.22StarCraft II 16 Players
96.MLG Providence 2011 (StarCraft II)$120,000.00StarCraft II 8 Players
97.GSL Season 4 2012 (Code S)$119,408.37StarCraft II 32 Players
98.GSL Season 1 2012 (Code S)$118,369.71StarCraft II 32 Players
99.GSL January 2011 (Code S)$118,364.41StarCraft II 32 Players
100.IEM IX - World Championship (StarCraft II)$117,707.00StarCraft II 16 Players