Tournament Rankings

Largest Team Tournament Prize Pools


This list represents team-based 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.

1.The International 2019$34,330,069.00Dota 2 18 Teams90 Players
2.The International 2018$25,532,177.00Dota 2 18 Teams90 Players
3.The International 2017$24,687,919.00Dota 2 18 Teams90 Players
4.The International 2016$20,770,460.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
5.The International 2015$18,429,613.05Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
6.Fortnite World Cup Finals 2019 - Duo$15,100,000.00Fortnite 50 Teams100 Players
7.The International 2014$10,931,103.00Dota 2 14 Teams70 Players
8.PGI.S 2021 Main Event$7,068,071.00PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS 32 Teams136 Players
9.LoL 2018 World Championship$6,450,000.00League of Legends 24 Teams131 Players
10.LoL 2016 World Championship$5,070,000.00League of Legends 16 Teams86 Players
11.LoL 2017 World Championship$4,946,969.00League of Legends 24 Teams128 Players
12.Honor of Kings World Champion Cup 2020$4,606,400.00Arena of Valor 12 Teams60 Players
13.Call of Duty League Championship 2020$4,600,000.00Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 10 Teams50 Players
14.PUBG Global Championship 2019$4,080,000.00PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS 32 Teams128 Players
15.Fortnite Fall Skirmish Series - Clubs Standings$4,000,000.00Fortnite 8 Teams498 Players
16.Overwatch League - Season 2 Playoffs$3,500,000.00Overwatch 8 Teams77 Players
17.Fortnite World Cup Finals 2019 - Creative$3,250,000.00Fortnite 8 Teams32 Players
18.DAC 2015$3,057,521.00Dota 2 20 Teams100 Players
19.Overwatch League 2020 - Playoffs - Grand Finals$3,050,000.00Overwatch 4 Teams44 Players
20.Six Invitational 2020$3,000,000.00Rainbow Six Siege 16 Teams80 Players
21.The Boston Major 2016$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
22.The Frankfurt Major 2015$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
23.The Kiev Major 2017$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
24.The Manila Major 2016$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
25.The Shanghai Major 2016$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
26.The International 2013$2,874,381.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
27.Peacekeeper Elite League 2020 Season 3$2,624,145.60PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS Mobile 26 Teams32 Players
28.Smite World Championship 2015$2,612,259.00SMITE 8 Teams40 Players
29.Halo World Championship 2016$2,500,000.00Halo 5: Guardians 16 Teams64 Players
30.LoL 2020 World Championship$2,340,000.00League of Legends 25 Teams113 Players
31.LoL 2019 World Championship$2,225,000.00League of Legends 24 Teams127 Players
32.Honor of Kings World Champion Cup 2019$2,166,994.19Arena of Valor 12 Teams60 Players
33.LoL 2014 World Championship$2,130,000.00League of Legends 16 Teams82 Players
34.LoL 2015 World Championship$2,130,000.00League of Legends 16 Teams85 Players
35.LoL Season 3 World Championship$2,050,000.00League of Legends 14 Teams70 Players
36.Call of Duty XP Championship 2016$2,000,000.00Call of Duty: Black Ops III 32 Teams127 Players
37.CWL Championship 2019$2,000,000.00Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 32 Teams160 Players
38.LoL Season 2 World Championship$2,000,000.00League of Legends 12 Teams60 Players
39.Six Invitational 2019$2,000,000.00Rainbow Six Siege 16 Teams80 Players
40.Fortnite Fall Skirmish Series - Week 6 - Grand Finals$1,942,500.00Fortnite 50 Teams100 Players
41.Peacekeeper Elite Championship 2020$1,816,080.00PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS Mobile 16 Teams69 Players
42.King Pro League Fall 2018$1,740,360.00Arena of Valor 5 Teams42 Players
43.Overwatch League - Season 1 Playoffs$1,700,000.00Overwatch 6 Teams60 Players
44.Mid-Season Invitational 2017$1,690,000.00League of Legends 13 Teams67 Players
45.The International 2011$1,600,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams42 Players
46.The International 2012$1,600,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
47.CWL Championship 2017$1,525,000.00Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare 33 Teams128 Players
48.China Dota2 Supermajor 2018$1,500,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
49.CWL Championship 2018$1,500,000.00Call of Duty: World War II 32 Teams128 Players
50.WESG 2016 (CS:GO)$1,500,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
51.WESG 2016 (Dota 2)$1,500,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
52.WESG 2017 (CS:GO Male)$1,500,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
53.WESG 2017 (Dota 2)$1,500,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
54.ELEAGUE Season 1$1,410,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 24 Teams124 Players
55.Mid-Season Invitational 2018$1,370,520.00League of Legends 14 Teams74 Players
56.Winter Royale 2019 EU Day 1 PC$1,350,000.00Fortnite 200 Teams326 Players
57.Winter Royale 2019 EU Day 2 PC$1,350,000.00Fortnite 70 Teams116 Players
58.Winter Royale 2019 EU Day 3 PC$1,350,000.00Fortnite 65 Teams126 Players
59.King Pro League Spring 2019$1,304,451.00Arena of Valor 5 Teams0 Players
60.Overwatch League - Season 1 Regular Season$1,300,000.00Overwatch 12 Teams130 Players
61.CWL Pro League Finals 2019$1,249,000.00Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 10 Teams50 Players
62.King Pro League Fall 2020$1,221,680.04Arena of Valor 10 Teams50 Players
63.Fortnite Champion Series - Season X - EU - Finals$1,200,000.00Fortnite 32 Teams96 Players
64.PUBG Mobile Global Championship S0 - Finals$1,200,000.00PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS Mobile 17 Teams75 Players
65.King Pro League Fall 2019$1,159,511.98Arena of Valor 10 Teams0 Players
66.CWL Pro League 2019$1,150,000.00Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 16 Teams82 Players
67.King Pro League Spring 2020$1,128,880.04Arena of Valor 10 Teams50 Players
68.ELEAGUE Season 2$1,100,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams81 Players
69.TwitchCon 2019 - Fortnite - Finals$1,002,000.00Fortnite 30 Teams90 Players
70.BLAST Premier: Global Final 2020$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams43 Players
71.Call of Duty Championship 2013$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 8 Teams32 Players
72.Call of Duty Championship 2014$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Ghosts 8 Teams32 Players
73.Call of Duty Championship 2015$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare 8 Teams32 Players
74.Call of Duty XP$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 8 Teams32 Players
75.DAC 2018$1,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
76.DreamLeague S13$1,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
77.DreamLeague Season 11$1,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
78.ELEAGUE CS:GO Premier 2017$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
79.ELEAGUE CS:GO Premier 2018$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
80.ELEAGUE Major 2017$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
81.ELEAGUE Major: Boston 2018$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
82.EPICENTER Major 2019$1,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
83.EPICENTER XL$1,000,000.00Dota 2 12 Teams60 Players
84.ESL One Birmingham 2018$1,000,000.00Dota 2 12 Teams60 Players
85.ESL One Hamburg 2017$1,000,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
86.ESL One Katowice 2018 (Dota 2)$1,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
87.ESL One: Cologne 2016$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams81 Players
88.FACEIT Major: London 2018$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
89.FLASHPOINT Season 1$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
90.Flashpoint Season 2$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
91.Halo World Championship 2017$1,000,000.00Halo 5: Guardians 12 Teams48 Players
92.Halo World Championship 2018$1,000,000.00Halo 5: Guardians 16 Teams64 Players
93.HGC 2016 - Fall Finals$1,000,000.00Heroes of the Storm 12 Teams60 Players
94.HGC 2017 Global Finals$1,000,000.00Heroes of the Storm 16 Teams80 Players
95.HGC 2018 Global Finals$1,000,000.00Heroes of the Storm 12 Teams60 Players
96.Honor of Kings Champion Cup Summer 2018$1,000,000.00Arena of Valor 16 Teams39 Players
97.IEM Season XV - World Championship$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 24 Teams122 Players
98.IEM XIII - Katowice 2019 (CS:GO Major)$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
99.Intel Grand Slam Season 1$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 1 Team5 Players
100.Intel Grand Slam Season 2$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 1 Team5 Players