E-Sport is basically competing in the form of Video Games. As defined by Wikipedia, E-Sport is usually classified into 4 genres, namely:
- Real-time strategy (RTS)
- First-person shooter (FPS)
- Multiplayer Online Battle Arena (MOBA)
In fact, according to esportsearning.com the highest grossing Prize Pools of all time are from those 2 MOBA games.
The 4 top spots have been taken by The International 2014-2017 tournaments, we're still waiting how the 2018 tournie will place. The International is a Dota 2 tournament. The next 5-6 positions are taken over by League of Legends, which is also a MOBA game.
The current prize pool for The International 2018 is gonna take the Top spot at $24,885,954.
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