Overwatch League

Overwatch League

Prize Money Awarded:
$17,095,000.00 From 22 Tournaments
Recorded Date Range:
2018-01-10 to




The Overwatch League (abbreviated as "OWL") is the primary league for Overwatch esports owned and operated by Blizzard Entertainment. The league debuted in 2018 with 12 city-based franchise teams competing for $3.5 million in prize money, and a $1 million grand prize in the playoffs at the end of the season.

The 12 inaugural teams of the 2018 season were the Boston Uprising, Florida Mayhem, Houston Outlaws, London Spitfire, New York Excelsior, and Philadelphia Fusion in the Atlantic Division, and the Dallas Fuel, Los Angeles Gladiators, Los Angeles Valiant, San Francisco Shock, Seoul Dynasty, and Shanghai Dragons in the Pacific Division.

Eight more expansion teams were added in the 2019 season: the Atlanta Reign, Paris Eternal, Toronto Defiant, and Washington Justice in the Atlantic Division, and the Chengdu Hunters, Guangzhou Charge, Hangzhou Spark, and Vancouver Titans in the Pacific Division.



Top Players


 Player IDPlayer NameTotal (League)
1.United States MothGrant Espe$340,972.22
2.Korea, Republic of ChoiHyoBinChoi, Hyo Bin$334,722.22
3.United States superMatthew DeLisi$334,722.22
4.Korea, Republic of smurfYoo, Myeong Hwan$330,555.55
5.Korea, Republic of Viol2tPark, Min Ki$330,555.55
6.Korea, Republic of StrikerKwon, Nam Joo$328,055.55
7.Korea, Republic of RascalKim, Dong Jun$318,888.88
8.Korea, Republic of VoidKang, Jun Woo$298,472.22
9.Korea, Republic of IzayakiKim, Min Chul$281,527.78
10.Korea, Republic of TwilightLee, Joo Seok$281,111.11
11.Korea, Republic of FletaKim, Byeong Seon$275,896.47
12.Korea, Republic of GestureHong, Jae Hee$260,463.20
13.Korea, Republic of ProfitPark, Joon Yeong$260,463.20
14.Korea, Republic of BdosinChoi, Seung Tae$257,963.20
15.Korea, Republic of FaTeKoo, Pan Seung$243,055.55
16.Korea, Republic of LeeJaeGonLee, Jae Gon$242,638.89
17.Korea, Republic of LIPLee, Jae Won$242,638.89
18.Korea, Republic of FuryKim, Jun Ho$227,440.47
19.Korea, Republic of birdringKim, Ji Hyuk$224,531.38
20.Korea, Republic of WhoruLee, Seung Joon$215,479.80
21.China MollyHe, Chengzhi$198,055.56
22.Korea, Republic of pineKim, Do Hyun$191,944.45
23.Korea, Republic of NUSKim, Jong Seok$185,281.38
24.Korea, Republic of ANSLee, Seon Chang$182,222.22
25.Korea, Republic of DevelopChae, Rak Hoon$177,777.78


Top Games


 Game NamePrize Money
1.» Overwatch$17,095,000.00


Online/LAN Breakdown


LocationPrize Money% of Total
Online Only$8,595,000.0050.28%
Offline/LAN$8,500,000.0049.72%

Top Countries


 Country NamePrize Money
1.Korea, Republic of Korea, Republic of$12,611,049.05
2.United States United States$1,592,801.45
3.China China$673,497.47
4.Finland Finland$395,367.24
5.United Kingdom United Kingdom$361,984.65
6.Sweden Sweden$273,782.48
7.France France$233,997.49
8.Canada Canada$215,044.18
9.Japan Japan$175,000.00
10.Russian Federation Russian Federation$99,027.77