Valorant is a newcomer to the eSports scene, but it's making a big splash. In fact, top players from other eSports games have entered Valorant.
It's been over a decade since League of Legends was released, and it's still one of the top competitive eSports games.
League of Legends
Dota 2 is another MOBA that is popular in the eSports scene and has insane prize pools. The game was developed by Valve Corporation and released in 2013.
CS:GO is another great eSports game from Valve Corporation. The first-person shooter also pits two teams of five players against each other.
Overwatch is a multiplayer shooter released by Blizzard in 2016. Players can choose between 32 different heroes, each with their own skills.
Developed by Respawn, Apex Legends is a hugely popular battle royale game set in the Titanfall universe. Players choose from a variety of mercenaries with unique abilities.
Rocket League stands out from the crowd of eSports because it's not your typical battle royale or MOBA game.
No list of eSports games is complete without Fortnite. This battle royale game released in 2017 has been a tremendous hit. The playing style and objectives of this game make it ideal for the world of eSports.
Starcraft II is a real-time strategy game that has managed to stay competitive in the MOBA-dominated eSports industry. How? They offer impressive prize pools and amazing gameplay.
Hearthstone, the wildly popular digital card game, also has a huge competitive scene. Developed by Blizzard, Hearthstone is a turn-based game between two players.