- Largest Overall Prize Pools

This list represents 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 Overall Prize Pools in eSports

1.The International 2015$18,429,613.05Dota 2 16 Teams80 Players
2.The International 2014$10,931,103.00Dota 2 14 Teams70 Players
3.DAC 2015$3,057,521.00Dota 2 20 Teams100 Players
4.The International 2013$2,874,407.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
5.Smite World Championship 2015$2,612,259.00Smite 8 Teams40 Players
6.LoL 2014 World Championship$2,130,000.00League of Legends 16 Teams82 Players
7.LoL Season 3 World Championship$2,050,000.00League of Legends 14 Teams70 Players
8.LoL Season 2 World Championship$1,970,000.00League of Legends 12 Teams60 Players
9.The International 2011$1,600,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams42 Players
10.The International 2012$1,600,000.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
11.Call of Duty Championship 2013$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 8 Teams32 Players
12.Call of Duty Championship 2014$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Ghosts 8 Teams32 Players
13.Call of Duty Championship 2015$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare 8 Teams32 Players
14.Call of Duty XP$1,000,000.00Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 8 Teams28 Players
15.CPL World Tour Finals 2005$510,000.00Painkiller  32 Players
16.CGS 2007 (CS: Source)$477,500.00Counter-Strike: Source 11 Teams55 Players
17.WCA 2014 (Dota 2)$472,410.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
18.CGS 2008 (CS: Source)$455,000.00Counter-Strike: Source 8 Teams40 Players
19.i-league Season 3 (Dota 2)$420,251.38Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
20.Turbo Racing League $1,000,000 Shell-Out$400,000.00Turbo Racing League  4 Players
21.LPL Summer 2015$391,481.80League of Legends 12 Teams84 Players
22.LPL Spring 2015$378,782.40League of Legends 12 Teams82 Players
23.The Summit 2$313,589.00Dota 2 8 Teams35 Players
24.i-League Season 1$308,200.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
25.Halo 4 Global Championship$300,000.00Halo 4  8 Players
26.Wargaming World of Tanks Grand Finals$300,000.00World of Tanks 4 Teams21 Players
27.WGL The Grand Finals 2015$300,000.00World of Tanks 8 Teams61 Players
28.ESL One Frankfurt 2015$296,202.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
29.ESL One New York 2015$286,589.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
30.MLG Dallas 2010 (Halo 3)$280,000.00Halo 3 8 Teams32 Players
31.MLG Las Vegas 2007 (Halo 2 4v4)$280,000.00Halo 2 8 Teams28 Players
32.MLG Las Vegas 2008 (Halo 3)$280,000.00Halo 3 8 Teams32 Players
33.MLG Orlando 2009 (Halo 3)$280,000.00Halo 3 8 Teams32 Players
34.MLG Providence 2011 (Halo: Reach)$280,000.00Halo: Reach 8 Teams28 Players
35.XMG Captains Draft 2.0$275,998.00Dota 2 9 Teams39 Players
36.The Summit 3$271,685.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
37.Dota Pit League S3$265,378.00Dota 2 6 Teams30 Players
38.OGN The Champions Summer 2014$263,879.10League of Legends 22 Teams80 Players
39.DreamLeague Season 1$259,996.00Dota 2 12 Teams59 Players
40.SBENU Champions Spring 2015$259,417.61League of Legends 30 Teams52 Players
41.MarsTV Dota 2 League 2015 Spring$254,110.50Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
42.SBENU Champions Summer 2015$250,140.71League of Legends 17 Teams76 Players
43.BlizzCon 2014 (Hearthstone)$250,000.00Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft  16 Players
44.BlizzCon 2014 (WoW)$250,000.00World of WarCraft 8 Teams24 Players
45.DreamHack Winter 2013 (CS:GO)$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
46.DreamHack Winter 2014 (CS:GO)$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
47.EMS One Katowice 2014 (CS:GO)$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
48.ESL ESEA Pro League Dubai Invitational 2015$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
49.ESL ESEA Pro League S1 Finals$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 8 Teams40 Players
50.ESL One Cologne 2015$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
51.ESL One Katowice 2015$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
52.ESL One: Cologne 2014$250,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 16 Teams80 Players
53.WCS 2012: Global Finals$250,000.00StarCraft II  32 Players
54.WCS 2013 Global Finals$250,000.00StarCraft II  16 Players
55.WCS 2014 Global Finals$250,000.00StarCraft II  16 Players
56.OGN The Champions Spring 2014$249,930.61League of Legends 22 Teams80 Players
57.WPC 2014$245,549.70Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
58.OnGameNet The Champions 2013-2014$244,353.96League of Legends 22 Teams90 Players
59.OnGameNet The Champions Summer 2013$243,265.12League of Legends 22 Teams80 Players
60.Archon Team League Championships (Main Event)$240,000.00Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft 3 Teams9 Players
61.OnGameNet The Champions Spring 2013$239,425.41League of Legends 18 Teams60 Players
62.LPL Summer 2013$237,974.10League of Legends 8 Teams40 Players
63.LPL Spring 2013$236,341.11League of Legends 8 Teams46 Players
64.LPL Summer 2014$235,868.60League of Legends 8 Teams40 Players
65.SLTV StarSeries Season X (Dota 2)$235,604.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
66.LPL Spring 2014$231,839.05League of Legends 8 Teams40 Players
67.WPC ACE Dota 2 League$231,328.48Dota 2 3 Teams15 Players
68.OnGameNet The Champions Winter 2012$228,310.49League of Legends 12 Teams55 Players
69.Smite Launch Tournament$217,909.60Smite 8 Teams40 Players
70.WCS 2015 Season 1 Premier League$217,000.00StarCraft II  32 Players
71.WCS 2015 Season 2 Premier$217,000.00StarCraft II  32 Players
72.WCS 2015 Season 3 Premier$217,000.00StarCraft II  32 Players
73.CGS 2007 (DoA4)$216,000.00Dead or Alive 4 12 Teams22 Players
74.ESL One Frankfurt$210,900.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
75.CGS 2008 (Forza Motorsport 2)$207,000.00Forza Motorsport 2 9 Teams16 Players
76.2015 Mid-Season Invitational$200,000.00League of Legends 4 Teams21 Players
77.CPL Summer 2003 (Counter-Strike)$200,000.00Counter-Strike 16 Teams80 Players
78.CPL World Tour Finals 2007 (World in Conflict)$200,000.00World in Conflict 8 Teams20 Players
79.GPL Spring 2014$200,000.00League of Legends 12 Teams60 Players
80.GPL Winter 2014$200,000.00League of Legends 12 Teams60 Players
81.WCA 2014 (Hearthstone)$195,480.00Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft  16 Players
82.GPL Summer 2014$192,000.00League of Legends 12 Teams60 Players
83.CGS 2007 (PGR3)$191,000.00Project Gotham Racing 3 11 Teams22 Players
84.SLTV StarSeries Season IX (Dota 2)$189,512.00Dota 2 8 Teams40 Players
85.BlizzCon 2012 (WoW)$189,000.00World of WarCraft 4 Teams12 Players
86.BlizzCon 2013 (WoW)$189,000.00World of WarCraft 4 Teams12 Players
87.WCA 2014 (CrossFire)$187,335.00CrossFire 4 Teams0 Players
88.WCA 2014 (WoT)$187,335.00World of Tanks 4 Teams0 Players
89.SK Planet Proleague Regular Season$186,749.65StarCraft II 8 Teams92 Players
90.GSL Super Tournament 2011$185,832.56StarCraft II  32 Players
91.HoN Tour Season 3 World Finals$185,106.00Heroes of Newerth 10 Teams50 Players
92.IEM IX - World Championship (LoL)$183,414.00League of Legends 8 Teams40 Players
93.CGS 2008 (Dead or Alive 4)$182,000.00Dead or Alive 4 8 Teams16 Players
94.HoN Tour Season 2 World Finals$181,888.00Heroes of Newerth 8 Teams30 Players
95.CFS - Season 1$180,000.00CrossFire 17 Teams80 Players
96.CFS - Season 2$180,000.00CrossFire 17 Teams80 Players
97.MLG Las Vegas 2006 (Halo 2 4v4)$180,000.00Halo 2 3 Teams12 Players
98.GSL Open Season 2$176,942.60StarCraft II  64 Players
99.GSL Open Season 1$176,621.52StarCraft II  64 Players
100.MLG Pro League CoD AW Season 3$175,000.00Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare 12 Teams48 Players