Korea, Republic of

Korea, Republic of

Total Prize Money Earned:
$125,687,693.25 From 7,025 Tournaments
World Ranking:

There have been 5,011 Korean esports players that have been awarded a total of $125,687,693.25 USD in prize money across 7,025 tournaments. The highest awarding game was League of Legends with $32,943,017.30 USD won, making up 26.21% of all earnings by Korean players. Lee "Faker" Sang Hyeok is the highest earning Korean player with $1,434,271.14 USD in prize money won overall, all of which was won from playing in League of Legends tournaments.

Top Games

 Game NameTotal (Game)
1.League of Legends$32,943,017.30
2.StarCraft II$22,803,209.91
5.StarCraft: Brood War$6,694,541.48
6.Heroes of the Storm$5,835,243.79
7.Dota 2$3,916,798.14
8.Overwatch 2$3,307,301.97
9.WarCraft III$2,241,071.63
11.StarCraft: Remastered$1,623,092.64
13.Arena of Valor$1,418,718.97
14.Rainbow Six Siege$1,246,027.80
15.Apex Legends$1,135,325.44
17.FIFA Online 4$1,112,719.42
18.Tekken 7$1,032,748.94
20.FIFA Online 3$949,871.26
22.WarCraft III: Reforged$532,748.05
23.Auto Chess$515,267.34
24.League of Legends: Wild Rift$490,899.51
25.Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$468,152.52

Top Players

 Player IDPlayer NameTotal (Overall)
1.Korea, Republic of FakerLee, Sang Hyeok$1,434,271.14
2.Korea, Republic of MaruCho, Sung Choo$1,083,029.02
3.Korea, Republic of RogueLee, Byung Ryul$1,059,905.88
4.Korea, Republic of LokiPark, Jung Young$983,225.01
5.Korea, Republic of DarkPark, Ryung Woo$955,021.66
6.Korea, Republic of DukeLee, Ho Seong$954,620.62
7.Korea, Republic of PioCha, Seung Hoon$922,889.79
8.Korea, Republic of BangBae, Jun Sik$915,846.20
9.Korea, Republic of WolfLee, Jae Wan$913,084.70
10.Korea, Republic of ESTH3RGo, Jeong-wan$909,161.56
11.Korea, Republic of DuBuKim, Doo-young$813,049.65
12.Korea, Republic of BengiBae, Seong Ung$810,683.00
13.Korea, Republic of INnoVationLee, Shin Hyung$797,863.70
14.Korea, Republic of MoonJang, Jae Ho$727,175.45
15.Korea, Republic of TYJun, Tae Yang$706,088.78
16.Korea, Republic of ZestJoo, Sung Wook$686,735.09
17.Korea, Republic of FlashLee, Young Ho$670,457.77
18.Korea, Republic of RulerPark, Jae-hyuk$657,152.60
19.Korea, Republic of StatsKim, Dae Yeob$655,845.98
20.Korea, Republic of sOsKim, Yoo Jin$651,429.84
21.Korea, Republic of JaedongLee, Jae Dong$646,533.13
22.Korea, Republic of CoreJJJo, Yong In$641,873.25
23.Korea, Republic of soOEu, Yoon Su$639,515.22
24.Korea, Republic of RookieSong, Eui Jin$627,901.03
25.Korea, Republic of FebbyKim, Yong Min$616,244.35

Top Tournament Results

1.LoL 2016 World Championship$3,558,596.79League of Legends30 Players
2.LoL 2017 World Championship$3,101,750.59League of Legends33 Players
3.Overwatch League - Season 2 Playoffs$2,648,333.30Overwatch60 Players
4.Overwatch League 2020 - Playoffs - Grand Finals$2,403,409.10Overwatch35 Players
5.PUBG Global Championship 2019$2,356,000.00PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS24 Players
6.Overwatch League 2021 - Playoffs$2,288,333.36Overwatch43 Players
7.LoL 2018 World Championship$2,193,000.00League of Legends34 Players
8.Overwatch League 2022 - Playoffs$1,930,277.78Overwatch 260 Players
9.LoL 2015 World Championship$1,467,333.36League of Legends28 Players
10.LoL 2014 World Championship$1,340,000.00League of Legends18 Players
11.Overwatch League - Season 1 Playoffs$1,311,666.61Overwatch33 Players
12.LoL 2022 World Championship$1,284,381.23League of Legends37 Players
13.PGI.S 2021 Main Event$1,223,905.75PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS17 Players
14.LoL Season 3 World Championship$1,195,000.00League of Legends15 Players
15.LoL 2021 World Championship$1,101,375.02League of Legends35 Players
16.The International 2016$934,671.00Dota 25 Players
17.Mid-Season Invitational 2017$902,460.01League of Legends12 Players
18.LoL 2020 World Championship$894,712.50League of Legends29 Players
19.LoL 2019 World Championship$779,862.48League of Legends34 Players
20.Overwatch League - Season 1 Regular Season$748,472.18Overwatch59 Players
21.HGC 2018 Global Finals$610,000.00Heroes of the Storm16 Players
22.HGC 2017 Global Finals$592,000.00Heroes of the Storm18 Players
23.WCS 2017 Global Finals$567,000.00StarCraft II9 Players
24.The International 2015$541,830.64Dota 27 Players
25.Auto Chess Invitational 2019$480,000.00Auto Chess4 Players