Check out the below list of Top 10 Richest Video Game Players in The World by 2017, This is a generation where all children love to play video games. But, no parent in the world supports children to play more and more video games as it is very addictive and might affect their studies. However, there are many people who are very popular for playing video games and are expertise in these. Gaming is one of the best source if you are really good at it. Many gaming tournament take place where the winners are rewarded a lump sum. There are video game leagues like Dota 2 or League of Legend, which offer an opportunity for new artists to earn high income.
Let us now discuss about top 10 richest video game players in the world:
10. Carlos “Ocelote” Rodriguez
Carlos is one of the highest paid video game players in the world 2017. He is very popular e-game player. The annual income of this player is $820,000 per annum. He is a Spanish player. His team in which he plays is SK gaming one of the European team. Carlos was a former player of World of Warcraft team. Carlos is known for his decent and attractive personality and versatile gaming style.
09. Team Newbee
Team newbee is one the richest video game players in the world. This is a team consisting of five members in it. This team earns an income of $5.88 million. This team is one the richest video game team. The players in this team are Chen Hao Zhihao, Zhang Mu Pen, Zang xiao8 Ning, Jiao banana Wang and Wan Sansheng Zhaohui. This team is the first place winner of Dota 2 tournament.
08. Johnathan “Fatal1ty” Wendel
Johnathan is one of the richest video game players in the world. The annual income of Johnathan from various tournaments is $455,000 per annum. He is a popular e-sport player. He is known as prominent poster child and pro gamer specialist. Johnathan has participated in many tournaments like painkiller, unreal tournaments 2003 and quake 3 arena. In his lifetime he has won 12 championship titles and four player of the year award. He has received lifetime achievement award.
07. Matt “NaDeshott” Haag
Matt is one of the richest video game players in the world 2017. Matt earns an annual income of $700,000 from various sponsors and contractors with his earnings of $186,000 from winning various e-sport tournaments. Matt is a American pro gamer. Matt is known as the highest earner and richest person in video gaming profession. He is highly paid video game player in the world.
06. Lee “NaDa” Yun-Yeol
Lee is one of the richest video game players in the world. Lee is very popular for his e-sport gaming. Lee has won $302,000 from various tournaments and $690,000 from his contractors. Lee is a successful starcraft player and he has gained popularity for his 2007 contracts. Lee is known as “Genuine Terrain” for his various styles of e-sport gaming. He is famous for his unique style of playing video games.
05. Jang “Moon” Jae Ho
Jang is one of the richest video game players in the world 2017. Jang has won huge amount of money from his gaming skills. Jang has won a lot of money from his contractors and from many tournaments. Jang is very expert in video gaming. Jang has won $443,000 from various tournaments and $500,000 from his contracts with Korean WeMade Fox Warcraft 3 team.
04. Clement “Puppey” Ivanov
Clement is the fourth richest video game player in the world. Clement’s annual income is about $660,000 from his e-sport gaming profession. He is one of the richest and very popular video game player in the world. Clement is a 24 year old man. Clement has gained high proficiency in his gaming. Clement is famous for playing in Natus Vincere team and Clement is the captain of this team. Clement has helped is team to win international tournament in 2011.
03. Danil “dendi” ishutin
Danil is the third richest video game players in the world. Danil has won $604,000 from his e-sport gaming profession. Danil is 25 year old and he has gained high proficiency in his profession. Danil is known for his creative and unique style of playing video game. He has gained many fans through his gaming skills. He is one of the most popular video game players in the world 2017.
02. Oleksandr “XBOCT” Dashkevych
Oleksandr is the second richest video game player in the world. He is the e-sport professional for Ukraine. He has earned $601,000 from his gaming profession. Oleksandr has a trustworthy companion Danil. These two players are from Natus vincere team. These two players have won many international tournaments. In the tournament which was held in 2011 he earned $200,000. This player is the second richest player in the world. For these reasons this player is placed in second position of top ten richest video game players in the world.
01. Sahil “UNiVeRsE” Arora
Saahil is the richest video game player in the world. Saahil is an offline player who is known for its unique video gaming style. Saahil is an American video gamer. He is a Dota 2 player for Evil geniuses. Saahil has competed in four Dota 2 championships. He has earned $581,000 from his profession. During 2015 he has won $258,000 from his gaming profession. Thus, he is the richest video game player in the world.
This is a list of top ten richest video game players in the world 2017. Actually none of their parents would have supported these them playing such video games like any other parents in the world. But, attaining such fame and success in gaming is a great matter of respect. These people today are world-renowned and have attained immense popularity and wealth from gaming.