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 2021$40,018,400.00Dota 2 18 Teams90 Players
2.The International 2019$34,330,069.00Dota 2 18 Teams90 Players
3.The International 2018$25,532,177.00Dota 2 18 Teams90 Players
4.The International 2017$24,687,919.00Dota 2 18 Teams90 Players
5.The International 2016$20,770,460.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
6.The International 2015$18,429,613.05Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
7.Fortnite World Cup Finals 2019 - Duo$15,100,000.00Fortnite 50 Teams100 Players
8.The International 2014$10,931,103.00Dota 2 14 Teams70 Players
9.Honor of Kings World Champion Cup 2021$7,728,000.00Arena of Valor 12 Teams66 Players
10.PGI.S 2021 Main Event$7,068,071.00PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS 32 Teams136 Players
11.LoL 2018 World Championship$6,450,000.00League of Legends 24 Teams131 Players
12.LoL 2016 World Championship$5,070,000.00League of Legends 16 Teams86 Players
13.LoL 2017 World Championship$4,946,969.00League of Legends 24 Teams128 Players
14.Honor of Kings World Champion Cup 2020$4,606,400.00Arena of Valor 12 Teams60 Players
15.Call of Duty League Championship 2020$4,600,000.00Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 10 Teams50 Players
16.PUBG Global Championship 2019$4,080,000.00PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS 32 Teams128 Players
17.Fortnite Fall Skirmish Series - Clubs Standings$4,000,000.00Fortnite 8 Teams498 Players
18.Overwatch League - Season 2 Playoffs$3,500,000.00Overwatch 8 Teams77 Players
19.Fortnite World Cup Finals 2019 - Creative$3,250,000.00Fortnite 8 Teams32 Players
20.Overwatch League 2021 - Playoffs$3,200,000.00Overwatch 8 Teams71 Players
21.DAC 2015$3,057,521.00Dota 2 20 Teams100 Players
22.Overwatch League 2020 - Playoffs - Grand Finals$3,050,000.00Overwatch 4 Teams44 Players
23.Six Invitational 2020$3,000,000.00Rainbow Six Siege 16 Teams80 Players
24.Six Invitational 2021$3,000,000.00Rainbow Six Siege 20 Teams100 Players
25.The Boston Major 2016$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
26.The Frankfurt Major 2015$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
27.The Kiev Major 2017$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
28.The Manila Major 2016$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
29.The Shanghai Major 2016$3,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
30.The International 2013$2,874,381.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
31.Peacekeeper Elite League 2020 Season 3$2,624,145.60PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS Mobile 26 Teams32 Players
32.Smite World Championship 2015$2,612,259.00SMITE 8 Teams40 Players
33.Call of Duty League Championship 2021$2,500,000.00Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War 8 Teams32 Players
34.Halo World Championship 2016$2,500,000.00Halo 5: Guardians 16 Teams64 Players
35.King Pro League Spring 2021$2,467,653.02Arena of Valor 17 Teams85 Players
36.Peacekeeper Elite League 2021 Season 2$2,344,500.00PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS Mobile 23 Teams69 Players
37.LoL 2020 World Championship$2,340,000.00League of Legends 25 Teams113 Players
38.LoL 2019 World Championship$2,225,000.00League of Legends 24 Teams127 Players
39.Honor of Kings World Champion Cup 2019$2,166,994.19Arena of Valor 12 Teams60 Players
40.LoL 2014 World Championship$2,130,000.00League of Legends 16 Teams82 Players
41.LoL 2015 World Championship$2,130,000.00League of Legends 16 Teams85 Players
42.LoL Season 3 World Championship$2,050,000.00League of Legends 14 Teams70 Players
43.Free Fire World Series 2021 Singapore$2,010,000.00Free Fire 22 Teams114 Players
44.Call of Duty XP Championship 2016$2,000,000.00Call of Duty: Black Ops III 32 Teams127 Players
45.CWL Championship 2019$2,000,000.00Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 32 Teams160 Players
46.LoL Season 2 World Championship$2,000,000.00League of Legends 12 Teams60 Players
47.Six Invitational 2019$2,000,000.00Rainbow Six Siege 16 Teams80 Players
48.Peacekeeper Elite League 2021 Season 1$1,947,583.00PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS Mobile 20 Teams25 Players
49.Fortnite Fall Skirmish Series - Week 6 - Grand Finals$1,942,500.00Fortnite 50 Teams100 Players
50.Peacekeeper Elite Championship 2020$1,816,080.00PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS Mobile 16 Teams69 Players
51.King Pro League Fall 2018$1,740,360.00Arena of Valor 5 Teams42 Players
52.Overwatch League - Season 1 Playoffs$1,700,000.00Overwatch 6 Teams60 Players
53.Mid-Season Invitational 2017$1,690,000.00League of Legends 13 Teams67 Players
54.The International 2011$1,600,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams42 Players
55.The International 2012$1,600,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
56.CWL Championship 2017$1,525,000.00Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare 33 Teams128 Players
57.China Dota2 Supermajor 2018$1,500,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
58.CWL Championship 2018$1,500,000.00Call of Duty: World War II 32 Teams128 Players
59.WESG 2016 (CS:GO)$1,500,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
60.WESG 2016 (Dota 2)$1,500,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
61.WESG 2017 (CS:GO Male)$1,500,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
62.WESG 2017 (Dota 2)$1,500,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
63.ELEAGUE Season 1$1,410,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 24 Teams124 Players
64.Mid-Season Invitational 2018$1,370,520.00League of Legends 14 Teams74 Players
65.Winter Royale 2019 EU Day 1 PC$1,350,000.00Fortnite 200 Teams326 Players
66.Winter Royale 2019 EU Day 2 PC$1,350,000.00Fortnite 73 Teams129 Players
67.Winter Royale 2019 EU Day 3 PC$1,350,000.00Fortnite 65 Teams126 Players
68.FNCS Chapter 2 Season 6 - Grand Finals: Europe$1,344,000.00Fortnite 32 Teams96 Players
69.King Pro League Spring 2019$1,304,451.00Arena of Valor 5 Teams0 Players
70.Overwatch League - Season 1 Regular Season$1,300,000.00Overwatch 12 Teams130 Players
71.CWL Pro League Finals 2019$1,249,000.00Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 10 Teams50 Players
72.King Pro League Fall 2020$1,221,680.04Arena of Valor 10 Teams50 Players
73.Fortnite Champion Series - Season X - EU - Finals$1,200,000.00Fortnite 32 Teams96 Players
74.PUBG Mobile Global Championship S0 - Finals$1,200,000.00PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS Mobile 17 Teams75 Players
75.King Pro League Fall 2019$1,159,511.98Arena of Valor 10 Teams0 Players
76.CWL Pro League 2019$1,150,000.00Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 16 Teams82 Players
77.King Pro League Spring 2020$1,128,880.04Arena of Valor 10 Teams50 Players
78.ELEAGUE Season 2$1,100,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams81 Players
79.TwitchCon 2019 - Fortnite - Finals$1,002,000.00Fortnite 30 Teams90 Players
80.BLAST Premier: Global Final 2020$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams43 Players
81.BSWC 2020$1,000,000.00Brawl Stars 8 Teams29 Players
82.Call of Duty Championship 2013$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 8 Teams32 Players
83.Call of Duty Championship 2014$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Ghosts 8 Teams32 Players
84.Call of Duty Championship 2015$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare 8 Teams32 Players
85.Call of Duty XP$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 8 Teams32 Players
86.DAC 2018$1,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
87.DreamLeague S13$1,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
88.DreamLeague Season 11$1,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
89.ELEAGUE CS:GO Premier 2017$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
90.ELEAGUE CS:GO Premier 2018$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
91.ELEAGUE Major 2017$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
92.ELEAGUE Major: Boston 2018$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
93.EPICENTER Major 2019$1,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
94.EPICENTER XL$1,000,000.00Dota 2 12 Teams60 Players
95.ESL One Birmingham 2018$1,000,000.00Dota 2 12 Teams60 Players
96.ESL One Hamburg 2017$1,000,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
97.ESL One Katowice 2018 (Dota 2)$1,000,000.00Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
98.ESL One: Cologne 2016$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams81 Players
99.FACEIT Major: London 2018$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
100.FLASHPOINT Season 1$1,000,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players